Super Bowl XXVI Champion Mark Schlereth talks with Thom Loverro and Kevin Sheehan of ESPN 980 about Joe Jacoby’s run for the Pro Football Hall of Fame. He also weighs in on Kirk Cousins, Cam Newton, and whether or not Denver actually has a chance at all in Super Bowl 50. You know who he WANTS to win… but who does he pick to win? Listen to find out…
Hall of Fame LB Derrick Brooks talks with Kevin Sheehan and Thom Loverro of ESPN 980 about playing in Super Bowl XXXVII, and the Wild Card playoff game between the Buccaneers and Redskins three years earlier in 2000. The Redskins were leading 13-0 in the 3rd quarter until Tampa Bay safety John Lynch intercepted a pass from Brad Johnson on the Bucs’ 27-yard line. That set up a 73-yard drive ending in Mike Alstott’s touchdown. The ‘Skins were still leading 13-7 until, as Tommy puts it, “Derrick Brooks went to work.” The Buccaneers won the game 14-13 and the following year, Brad Johnson was QB for Tampa Bay.
Former Redskins offensive tackle Jim Lachey talks with Kevin Sheehan and Thom Loverro of ESPN 980 about the ’91 Redskins and their 37-24 win over Buffalo in Super Bowl XXVI. That was the game where the Bills defensive line coach Chuck Dickerson mocked the entire Redskins’ offensive line during a TV interview, calling Joe Jacoby in particular a “Neanderthal” who “slobbers a lot” and “probably kicks dogs in his neighborhood.” He also went on to slam Jim Lachey, saying he “has bad breath. Players will fall down without him even touching them. “Lachey talks about how Joe Gibbs used that tape as fuel to fire up the Redskins.
London Fletcher stops by to talk about the linebackers in the Super Bowl and how weird it was to see another #59 running around in the Burgundy & Gold.
Washington Redskins President Bruce Allen talks with ESPN 980’s Chris Cooley about signing Kirk Cousins; The future of RG3; and the REAL story behind Mike Freeman’s claim that he screamed at NFL owners during a league meeting on salary caps.
Washington Post Redskins Insider Master Tesfatsion talks with Chris Cooley, Czaban and Al Galdi of ESPN 980 about the future for RG3 – and is he more open now to the ‘read option’ over being a ‘pocket passer’?
ESPN.com Redskins Insider John Keim talks with Scott Jackson, Brian Mitchell and Doc Walker of ESPN 980 about Scot McCloughan’s plans for the 2016 Redskins roster, including signing Kirk Cousins and dealing with RG3.
Former Denver Broncos WR Vance Johnson recalls Super Bowl XXII with Kevin Sheehan and Thom Loverro of ESPN 980. The game started on a confident note for the Broncos, who led 10-0 over Washington in the 1st Quarter. But the lead didn’t last long. The Redskins came back with 42 unanswered points, including a record-setting 35-point second quarter to seal a blowout 42-10 win for the Redskins.
The word from Redskins training camp was the QB position was an ‘open competition’ between Cousins, McCoy and Griffin – but was that actually the case? ESPN.com’s John Keim weighs in with ESPN 980’s Andy Pollin.
Former Redskins OL Joe Jacoby joins ESPN 980’s Andy Pollin to discuss becoming a finalist for the Hall of Fame. Also, the highlights of his career as a Washington Redskin!