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- So, the Wizards and the Lakers played at the Verizon Center in D.C. on Tuesday. Donovan McNabb, the quarterback (OR PERHAPS NOT!) for the Washington Redskins, decided to attend. And, apparently, he was booed. That's according to Dan Steinberg of the Washington Post ... well, actually it's according to tons of people who were at the game. In particular, Jack Kogod (a.k.a. Unsilent Majority) noted this morning that the boo:cheer ratio was probably "60-40" and Mike Prada of SBN had it at "50-50." However much booing exactly occurred, the point remains that people in Washington are already sick of McNabb and the dysfunctional Redskins. So that honeymoon lasted a long time.
- Shutdown Corner's got video of Barry Cofield's "Tase Me, Bro" sack dance. In case you want to watch it every day for the rest of your life.
- Union medical doctors claim that an 18-game season would add 250,000 plays to the season. Which is 250,000 more chances for concussions.
- How popular are the Cowboys in combination with Michael Vick? Infinitely more popular than the Chiefs and Chargers. Well, actually infinitely would indicate no concrete number. And 25.73 million people watched Sunday night's game, an all-time record for Sunday Night Football. So, yes, 'Boys + Vick = Ratings.
- JJ Cooper at Steelers' Lounge takes a look at Pittsburgh's offensive line. The solution to any woes? Pray for four more Maurkice Pounceys, duh.
- Why have the Ravens' given up SIX fourth-quarter leads? That's what the Baltimore Sun's Jameson Henley sets out to answer.
- The Colts have offered up whatever's left of the RCA Dome roof (they moved to Lucas Oil Stadium, obviously) for use in fixing the Metrodome. Merry Christmas?
- The Lions are still holding out hope for Matthew Stafford's return. I still say they should shut him down and let him get healthy for 2011.
- DeSean Jackson was named the NFC's Offensive Player of the Week. That's pretty good timing considering he wants a new contract. (Malcolm Jenkins, by the way, won the Defensive award.)