TITLE

Washington Winners

AUTHOR(S)
Freeman, Neal B.
PUB. DATE
January 1980
SOURCE
National Review;1/25/1980, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p83
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article describes U.S. citizens' fanaticism for the Washington Redskins football team as of January 25, 1980. According to the author, Washingtonians follow the Redskins with inexhaustible fervor. The team's popularity is explained to newcomers in terms of the winning tradition. The author reports that the team has never won a Super Bowl however momentous their winning tradition. The Redskins, he notes, are winners in the sense that they have won more than they have lost. The author reveals that his favorite Redskin player is Joe Theisman.
ACCESSION #
6067376

 

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