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The Redskins' fortunes this week are also affected by the Cowboys and Giants. Opening Kick looks for picks in all three NFC East-involved games.

With a Week 17 Redskins-Cowboys game potentially deciding it, which NFC East team will finish strongest and win the division?

Redskins coach Mike Shanahan said winning streak has prompted a boost in confidence.

Join the discussion as we break down tonight's game between the Redskins and Giants at FedEx Field.

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New York Giants’ receiver Victor Cruz said that the Redskins still have some roster holes to fill before they can be considered legitimate contenders.

DE Osi Umenyiora may be a little undersized, but the 10th-year veteran has great quickness to go with strength, and good leverage.

The most recent team make the playoffs after opening the year 3-6? The 1996 Jacksonville Jaguars, then coached by current Giants coach Tom Coughlin.

The Washington Redskins on Monday get a second crack at the New York Giants, and enter the game with the belief that they should have been going for the sweep of the defending Super Bowl champs.

Wednesday's Post sports front lays out a scenario in which the Redskins win the division without major heroics.

Join the Week 7 Redskins live blog to discuss today's division game against the New York Giants at MetLife Stadium.

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