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NFL Week 16 in Review

CHRIS PUMMER: Disappointing teams have been cleaning house early this season. The 49ers got started by making Mike Singletary the fourth coach dismissed before the end of the regular season.

When the pink slips get handed out is less interesting…

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McNabb to Redskins

JASON CLINKSCALES: So who will Iggles fans blame for cracking the Liberty Bell now?

In all seriousness, the Donovan McNabb trade has confounded millions of fans as the Philadelphia Eagles traded their former quarterback to the rival Washington (Indigenous Peoples) Redskins Sunday night. The idea of trading him has been entertained seemingly every season since he was drafted, but that it actually happened is still a shock, considering that his play under center for eleven seasons is the reason why the franchise was even relevant in the NFL.

CHRIS PUMMER: For the Eagles and Redskins, this trade represents a gamble for both parties. But for the Redskins I think it represents more upside without as much potential downside.

DAVE TOMAR: Of course, all things must come to an end. And in football, this comes invariably sooner than in most other contexts. Football is a Logan’s Run from which only Brett Favre can escape. Most men are old by 30 and crippled by 40. Donovan McNabb, though, is neither of these things. Continue reading

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