Mark Bullock looks at the different ways the San Francisco defense gave the offense problems, and how defensive players, like Brian Orakpo and Jarvis Jenkins, actually played pretty well.
Five areas to focus on during Washington's 4:25 game at Denver on Sunday.
The Outsider looks at what went well and what didn't on Sunday at each Redskins position.
The defense is being credited with having its best game of the season in Sunday night's loss at Dallas.
The Redskins added a long snapper, an ex-Rams special teamer and an ex-Eagles safety, and cut Jordan Pugh.
How did Trent Williams fare against DeMarcus Ware? Was this DeAngelo Hall's best game as a Redskin and Kory Lichtensteiger's worst? The Outsider takes a closer look.
The Outsider takes a look at how Washington's changes in the secondary impacted the run defense, which was not good for two games, but got better against the Lions and Raiders.
Our new Outsider, Mark Bullock, gives a detailed review of each defensive unit's play in Oakland.
The starting secondary against the Lions featured three cornerbacks and only one safety.
Cornerback last played the position in high school and didn't begin preparing to play it in practices until last week.