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- What a way to begin the season for the Ballcoach and the Redskins! Coach Spurrier took home a win against the Cardinals to the tune of 31-23. Redskins fans world wide needed to see it. We captured some of the photo highlights from the opener right here for you.


Washington Redskins head coach Steve Spurrier talks to his quarterbacks, from left, Patrick Ramsey, Danny Wuerffel and Shane Matthews, during their 31-23 win over the Arizona Cardinals, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2002, at FedEx Field in Landover, Md.


Arizona Cardinals quarterback Jake Plummer (16) dives past Washington Redskins cornerback Champ Bailey (24) for a 7-yard touchdown in the first quarter Sunday, Sept. 8, 2002, in Landover, Md.


Washington Redskins safety Sam Shade (29) breaks up a pass intended for Arizona Cardinals fullback Joel Makovicka (34) during the second quarter of the Redskins' 31-23 win, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2002, in Landover, Md.


Washington Redskins head coach Steve Spurrier reacts after the Redskins converted on an extra point against the Arizona Cardinals in the second quarter Sunday, Sept. 8, 2002, in Landover, Md.


Washington Redskins running back Stephen Davis (48) runs for a 3-yard touchdown as Redskins David Loverne (64) blocks Arizona Cardinals linebacker Ronald McKinnon (57) during the third quarter of the Redskins 31-23 win, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2002, in Landover,Md. Davis ran 26 times for 104 yards and caught seven passes for 46 yards.


Washington Redskins wide receiver Rod Gardner, right, makes a 43-yard touchdown reception as Arizona Cardinals cornerback Duane Straks (22) defends in the third quarter Sunday, Sept. 8, 2002, in Landover, Md. Gardner had seven receptions for 131 yards in the Redskins' 31-23 win.


Washington Redskins quarterback Shane Matthews (6) looks to pass as Arizona Cardinals defensive end Dennis Johnson (96) moves in during the fourth quarter, Sunday, Sept. 8, 2002, at FedEx Field in Landover, Md. Matthews was 28 for 40 with 327 yards and and three touchdowns. The Redskins won 31-23.


Washington Redskins quarterback Shane Matthews (6) gets off a pass as Arizona Cardinals safety Justin Lucas defends in the fourth quarter of the Redskins' 31-23 win Sunday, Sept. 8, 2002, in Landover, Md. Matthews completed 28 of 40 passes for 327 yards.


Washington Redskins head coach Steve Spurrier, center, runs off the field after his team beat the Arizona Cardinals, 31-23, in the season opener in Landover, Md., Sunday, Sept.8, 2002.


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