On the Warpath in Osaka - Gallery III

What a way to begin the season for the Ballcoach and the Redskins! Coach Spurrier took home a win against the 49ers to the tune of 38-7. Yeah, it may only be the pre-season and it doesn't count, but Redskins fans world wide needed to see it. We captured some of the photo highlights from Osaka here for you.


San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jeff Garcia, left, NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue, second from left, Washington Redskins owner Daniel M. Snyder, second from right, and Redskins linebacker LaVar Arrington pose for photographers after their joint press conference in Osaka, western Japan, Friday, Aug. 2. 2002. The 49ers and Redskins clash Sunday in an NFL exhibition match at Osaka Dome. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)


Washington Redskins head coach Steve Spurrier watches the team's morning practice at Osaka Dome in Osaka, western Japan Saturday, Aug. 3, 2002. The Redskins will play an NFL exhibition game against the San Francisco 49ers Sunday at the stadium. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)


While pointing his watch Washington Redskins head coach Steve Spurrier speaks to his team in the final practice shortly before the kickoff of the NFL preseason match American Bowl against the San Francisco 49ers at Osaka Dome in Osaka, western Japan, Sunday, Aug. 4, 2002. This is Spurrier's debut match in the NFL. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)


San Francisco 49ers quarterback Tim Rattay (13) dodges Washington Redskins defensive end LaDairis Jackson in the second quarter in the NFL preseason match American Bowl against the Washington Redskins at Osaka Dome in Osaka, western Japan, Sunday, Aug. 4, 2002. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)
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Washington Redskins tight end Robert Royal drops the ball as San Francisco 49ers linebacker Brandon Moore, left, and safety Ronnie Heard try to defend him during the second quarters in the NFL preseason match American Bowl at Osaka Dome in Osaka, western Japan, Sunday, Aug. 4, 2002. Royal scored a touchdown in the second quarter. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)
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Washington Redskins wide receiver Kevin Lockett (83) leaps in the air with the ball as he is tackled by San Francisco 49ers linebacker Saleem Rasheed (51) as other 49ers players, cornerback Mike Rumph (24), safety Kevin Curtis (46) and defensive end Sean Moran (99) try to charge him during the second quarter in the NFL preseason match American Bowl at Osaka Dom in Osaka, western Japan, Sunday, Aug. 4, 2002. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)
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Washington Redskins quarterback Sage Rosenfels throws the pass during the first quarter in the NFL preseason match American Bowl against the San Francisco 49ers at Osaka Dome in Osaka, western Japan, Sunday, Aug. 4, 2002. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)
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San Francisco 49ers quarterback Tim Rattay (13), right, tries to recover the ball after fumbling it upon being sacked by the Washington Redskins in the second quarter in the NFL preseason match American Bowl at Osaka Dome in Osaka, western Japan, Sunday, Aug. 4, 2002. Redskins defense tackle Delbert Cowsette (91) lies on the ground, center. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)
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Washington Redskins wide receiver Darnerien McCants (85) scrambles to get away from San Francisco 49ers safety Brian Smith for the touchdown in the fourth quarter in the NFL preseason match American Bowl at Osaka Dome in Osaka, western Japan, Sunday, Aug. 4, 2002. The Redskins downed the 49ers 38-7. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)
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Washington Redskins head coach Steve Spurrier chats with wide receiver Darnerien McCants in Osaka, western Japan, Sunday, Aug. 4, 2002. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)
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Washington Redskins head coach Steve Spurrier, center, reacts as his team is winning the NFL preseason match American Bowl against the San Francisco 49ers at Osaka Dome in Osaka, western Japan, Sunday, Aug. 4, 2002. Spurrier got the win in his NFL coaching debut. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)


Washington Redskins head coach Steve Spurrier, center, directs his team during the NFL preseason match American Bowl against the San Francisco 49ers at Osaka Dome in Osaka, western Japan, Sunday, Aug. 4, 2002. Spurrier making his NFL coaching debut, led his team to a 38-7 win. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)


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