2008 Washington Redskins schedule

Season statistics

Offense Defense
Record Playoff record Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
8-8-0 0-0 5120 3025 2095 18 295 4626 3100 1526 18 259
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The Washington Redskins' seventy-seventh season was in 2008, playing their home games at FedExField. During the offseason they hired Jim Zorn to lead the team. Zorn previously was the quarterbacks coach of the Seattle Seahawks and had eleven years of coaching experience in the NFL. They finished the season 8-8-0, 4-4-0 at home and 4-4-0 on the road.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 @ New York Giants 7-16
Week 2 New Orleans Saints 29-24
Week 3 Arizona Cardinals 24-17
Week 4 @ Dallas Cowboys 26-24
Week 5 @ Philadelphia Eagles 23-17
Week 6 St. Louis Rams 17-19
Week 7 Cleveland Browns 14-11
Week 8 @ Detroit Lions 25-17
Week 9 Pittsburgh Steelers 6-23
Week 11 Dallas Cowboys 10-14
Week 12 @ Seattle Seahawks 20-17
Week 13 New York Giants 7-23
Week 14 @ Baltimore Ravens 10-24
Week 15 @ Cincinnati Bengals 13-20
Week 16 Philadelphia Eagles 10-3
Week 17 @ San Francisco 49ers 24-27

2008 Washington Redskins Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Jim Zorn Assistant Head Coach: Lyvonia Albert "Stump" Mitchell Offensive Coordinator: Sherman Smith Defensive Coordinator: Greg Blache Special Teams Coordinator: Danny Smith Defensive Passing Game Coordinator: Steve Jackson Wide Receivers Coach: Stan Hixon Offensive Line Coach: Joe Bugel Running Backs Coach: Lyvonia Albert "Stump" Mitchell Tight Ends Coach: Warren "Rennie" Simmons Offensive Assistant Coach: Chris Meidt Offensive Quality Control Coach: Bill Khayat Defensive Line Coach: John Palermo Linebackers Coach: Kirk Olivadotti Safeties Coach: Steve Jackson Defensive Backs Coach: Jerry Gray Defensive Assistant Coach: Arthur Smith Quality Control Coach: Arthur Smith Head Strength and Conditioning Coach: John Hastings Strength and Conditioning Coach: Bobby Crumpler Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Harrison Bernstein Director of Player Personnel: Scott Campbell Pro Scouting Assistant: Matt Applebaum