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And the Redskins' 2012 record will be . . .

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And the Redskins' 2012 record will be . . .

Earlier this week, we asked Redskins fans to vote on who they thought would win each game. Now, its Rich Tandler's turn to do that. Here are my picks for all 16 games along with how the fans voted.Tandlers predictions add up to an 8-8 season. The fans came up with an 11-5 record; looks like we should have asked for playoff predictions, too.@ Saints: LossI think that RG3 and company will hang with the Saints for a while but its just too much to expect them to outscore Drew Brees and the Saints.
Fans: Loss 55-45@ Rams: WinThe Redskins probably wont want to face the Rams in a few years when they have had a chance to utilize all those draft picks they got in the RG3 deal but right now the Redskins are better.
Fans: Win 97-3Bengals: WinEven if they dont go back to being a cupcake like the seem to do in alternating seasons, Cincinnati should be beatable in RG3s official FedEx Field debut.
Fans: Win 80-20@ Bucs: WinThe Redskins will pass the test and beat a bad team on the road.
Fans: Win 93-7Falcons: LossToo bad this isnt a playoff game as Atlanta just cant win in the postseason.
Fans: Loss 64-36Vikings: WinFor the third year in a row, a bad Vikings team comes to FedEx Field. After two Minnesota wins, the third time should be a charm for the home team.
Fans: Win 97-3@ Giants: LossHard to imagine winning in the Meadowlands two years in a row.
Fans: Loss 51-49@ Steelers: LossThey may be starting to decline a bit but its hard to see the Steelers losing this one.
Fans: Loss 62-38Panthers: WinThe more experienced Cam may outplay RG3 but the Redskins should do enough to pull this one out.
Fans: Win 90-10Eagles: WinThe Eagles will be very good but very inconsistent. It says here the Redskins catch them on a down week in this one.
Fans: Win 67-33@ Cowboys: LossMaybe someday the Redskins will win in Dallas on Thanksgiving. It doesnt look like this is the year.
Fans: Win 65-35Giants: LossUnder the bright Monday night lights, the Redskins will show well but the Giants end up stealing a win.
Fans: Win 80-20Ravens: LossThe Redskins just arent in the Ravens classyet.
Fans: Loss 55-45@ Browns: WinThe Browns look like one of the worst teams in NFL right now. They will be better by mid-December but so will the Redskins.
Fans: Win 97-3@ Eagles: LossThey wont catch Philly looking past them twice in a row.
Fans: Win 53-47Cowboys: WinRedskins end the season on a high note, either knocking Dallas out of the playoffs or at least damaging their playoff seed.
Fans: Win 88-12

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Usher can't save Su'a Cravens from being booed off stage by Redskins teammates

Usher can't save Su'a Cravens from being booed off stage by Redskins teammates

Redskins safety Su'a Cravens might have thought an interception in Friday's practice would earn him good will for his rookie skit later that night. Boy, was he wrong. 

In a delightful tale relayed by ESPN's John Keim, Cravens was literally pelted with paper balls and booed off the stage as he attempted to perform "Confessions" by Usher. 

“Everyone likes Usher. I’m thinking this is easy money,” Cravens said. 

“The first two acts in front of me, they sung. Everyone let them go. I’m like, ‘OK, it’s going to be a smooth transition.’ Soon as I start it’s like, ‘Booooo!’… I started and I’m getting paper balls, boos and, ‘Stone him!’”

Stone him? What is this, ancient Greece? 

When asked what happened, Cravens pointed the finger at linebacker Will Compton. “Will had it out for me,” he told Keim. “He told everyone to boo me before I even started.”

Defensive end Ricky Jean-Francois didn't deny Compton was behind it. 

“All you see is paper balls flying across from everywhere. [Cravens is] trying to get it off. He wanted to use his music and he had strobe lights," Jean-Francois said. 

"Even people that did get a song off, all you saw is flying paper balls left and right. [Compton] was setting him up for failure. We wanted him to go up there to see how it feels.”

Is this sour grapes by veterans who don't appreciate a rookie showing off at camp?

Or do people genuinely not like Usher anymore? Yeah, nah. Usher is the best. 

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VIDEO: Niles Paul mercilessly beats Chris Baker with pads during CSN interview

VIDEO: Niles Paul mercilessly beats Chris Baker with pads during CSN interview

Chris Baker always seems to be the guy photobombing his teammates. This time, they exacted revenge. 

As Baker sat down with Redskins Insider J.P. Finlay, a parade of Redskins clowned in the background. The best was Niles Paul, who battered Swaggy with what look like foam bats used in ball security drills. 

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Is Tony Romo fat? An investigation

Is Tony Romo fat? An investigation

Is Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo fat? That's the question of the day on the NFL Internet. 

It all started with this photo of the 36-year-old jogging onto the field at the start of training camp. 

At first glance, yes, Romo does look quite porcine. The 6-foot-2 veteran has been listed at 230 pounds, significantly slimmer than this image would suggest. 

Could missing the second half of last season with a fractured collar bone have kept him from staying in shape? Twitter, of course, had jokes. 

Laughs aside, it's hard to determine from a single image whether someone has gained weight. Any number of factors can make a person look fat. Angle, lighting, the way clothes hang, etc. 

In this case, it seems some confluence of those forces created a misleading shot. Here's another from that same moment. 

Yeah, not so fat here. 

Cowboys alum Michael Irvin also insisted that he'd seen Romo recently and he looked "fine."

The verdict of our investigation: unflattering photo, nothing to see here. Let's all go back to picking at Eddie Lacy, shall we?