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Washington Redskins Morning Clips: 8/8

A morning roundup of what the local and national media have to say about the Washington Redskins on Friday, Aug. 8, 2014.

All reports, rumors and conjecture are a reflection of the media conversation and are not endorsed or confirmed by the Washington Redskins.


-- Jay Gruden scored a victory in his first NFL game as a head coach and admitted that the entire process was an "exciting experience."

--'s Andrew Walker recaps the Redskins' 23-6 victory and provides play of the game and player of the game analysis. 

-- Debuting for the Redskins, kicker Zach Hocker looked solid from both a kickoff and field goal standpoint. 

The Washington Redskins hosted the New England Patriots for the 2014 preseason home opener at FedExField on Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014.

-- Rookie tight end Ted Bolser continued his strong August with a touchdown reception in the red zone. 

-- Redskins Blog recapped the entire game and provided highlight moments: first quarter, second quarter, third quarter and fourth quarter

-- CSN Washington's Rich Tandler on quarterback Robert Griffin III's effective first drive

-- Tandler also provides five talking points from the game to include clock management

-- John Keim of ESPN with some initial thoughts from the preseason opener. 

-- The Washington Post's Isabelle Khurshudyan on the defense's stout performance

-- The Washington Times' Todd Dybas caught up with Lache Seastrunk after his 63-yard performance




What's Trending In @Redskins Nation?

Field looks great. It's a beautiful day. Who's ready for some football? #NEvsWAS #HTTR — Washington Redskins (@Redskins) August 7, 2014

That's a final! #Redskins, Jay Gruden, win preseason debut 23-6 over the Patriots! #HTTR #NEvsWAS — Washington Redskins (@Redskins) August 8, 2014

At halftime, the #Redskins lead the Patriots 13-0. #NEvsWAS #HTTR — Washington Redskins (@Redskins) August 8, 2014

Who's digging this duo tonight? #NEvsWAS #HTTR — Washington Redskins (@Redskins) August 8, 2014

Here comes @RGIII. — Washington Redskins (@Redskins) August 7, 2014




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