There is a lot of optimism surrounding the 2010 Washington Redskins. After a dismal 4-12 campaign in 2009, there are plenty of reasons to have high hopes this year. New coaches, new general manager, new quarterback, and plenty of new players have once again raised Redskins fans' expectations.
Regardless of the differences between the 2009 team and the current one, there are several reasons why this year's Redskins might have trouble making the playoffs. If they struggle with one or more of these issues, they could fall well short of the postseason and a winning record in 2010.