By Sarah Worthman
Camaraderie, screaming fans packed into the stands and blood, sweat and tears—it's nearly football season in the Washington D.C. area and we want to hear all about your favorite team!
Are you passionate about the Washington Redskins, the Maryland Terrapins or the local Super Bowl champs, the Baltimore Ravens?
Maybe you're a die-hard flag football player? Attend every Friday night lights showdown at the high school? An expert on fantasy leagues? Then we want hear all about it!
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