Home Sports Redskin Redskins start season with maybe the toughest part of their schedule SportsRedskin Redskins start season with maybe the toughest part of their schedule April 18, 2019 9 Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp The Redskins will kick off the 2019 season in Philadelphia and host the Super Bowl champion Patriots in Week 5, the NFL announced Wednesday night. How does the rest of the Skins’ schedule shape up? Let’s take a closer look. Week 1: Sept. 8, at Eagles, 1 p.m., FOX The Redskins beat the lowly Cardinals on the road in the season opener a year ago, handing Coach Jay Gruden the first Week 1 victory of his five-year tenure. The schedule makers, however, weren’t as kind this time around. Gruden and the Redskins will hit the road to face an Eagles’ team that went 9-7 and qualified for the playoffs last season and won the Super Bowl the year before. The matchup will pose a big test for the Skins’ defense as it contends with a Carson Wentz-led Eagles’ offense that’s been reunited with deep threat DeSean Jackson. Philly has won four straight in the series, including a 24-0 beat down last December at FedEx Field, where the mostly… READ NEWS SOURCE RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR [SB Nation: Hogs Haven] – Six veteran Redskins who are under pressure in 2020 What the Redskins’ three coordinators said about the season, what we heard Jason Peters to D.C.? Is Cody Latimer gone? Washington mailbag, Part I [Fansided: Riggo's Rag] – Evaluating Redskins draft picks: How Antonio Gandy-Golden fits into WR corps [SB Nation: Hogs Haven] – All aTwitter: 29 May 2020 [NBC Sports Washington] – Trent Williams planned to play for Redskins in 2019 before being placed on Non-Football Injury list [NBC Sports Washington] – NFL, EA Sports agree to six year extension of Madden video game franchise [The Sports Daily: Hog Heaven] – Ron Rivera shares what Alex Smith needs to do to play football again [Clutchpoints] – Redskins DC Jack Del Rio says ‘sky is the limit’ for Chase Young [YouTube: Washington Redskins Videos] – Redskins365 S2 E3: Always Be On Time [NFL: Washington Redskins] – Redskins365 S2 E3: Always Be On Time [Fansided: Riggo's Rag] – Redskins: Riggo’s Rag Podcast – Saahdiq Charles pick breakdown LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your comment! Please enter your name here You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.