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Topic - Art Monk
Imagine if at the Phillip Morris annual stockholders meeting, they paraded around cancer victims who told their stories of facing death? Welcome to Super Bowl week, which has become a parade of former players with their tales of destruction, depression and dysfunction resulting from the very game the entire event exists to celebrate.
After 15 games, Pierre Garcon is one of the few bright spots on a Redskins team that could be looking a major change in a week.
Not many players can overshadow a wild weekend of NFL playoff possibilities. Peyton Manning can. And did.
Art Monk never expected to hold the franchise single season record for receptions for 29 years. Now the record has a new owner.
Pierre Garcon sets the new single-season franchise record for receptions.
The last-ditch pass had fallen incomplete, bIn the third quarter, Garcon pulled in a 10-yard pass from Kirk Cousins. The receiver hurled the ball to the sideline. That gave Garcon 107 catches this year to break Art Monk's single-season franchise record that stood for 29 years.ut Pierre Garcon wasn't finished.
Need to Know: The Redskins by the numbers including solid performances by Pierre Garcon and Alfred Morris.
Redskins wide receiver Pierre Garcon has been one of the few bright spots in a difficult season. That trend continued on Sunday in a 27-26 loss to the Atlanta Falcons. Garcon finished with seven receptions on 10 targets for 129 yards. That included a 53-yard touchdown reception that pulled the Redskins within 17-14 after falling behind by two scores early.
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They dragged coolers and lawn chairs across parched grass, wielded Sharpies, wore burgundy and gold beads and anything else that carried the colors: jerseys, high-tops, towels, baseball caps, fedoras, socks and one pair of gold skinny jeans.
It was just one play, a single snap in a Washington Redskins camp full of them, but for Santana Moss it was oh so symbolic. On a throw to the left flat Thursday morning, just a few minutes into the first workout, Robert Griffin III led Moss a bit too far, and Santana was forced to make a tumbling catch, an effort that sent his visor flying.
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And, on Sunday evening, Monk said he was proud to pass the baton.
He added: "Having set the record myself, I understand how exciting it is. Records are meant to be broken."