As the list of ailing grows, Washington received some good news on Su’a Cravens.
The outside linebacker was injured on the third defensive series of Thursday night's preseason opener.
Several offensive linemen were uncharacteristically shaky, but Alabama rookies Jonathan Allen and Ryan Anderson impressed.
Teams have to weigh practicing hard and risking injury against taking it easy and risking a slow start to the season.
A look at the players who will define their team's fortunes in 2017 based on their play.
Paolantonio said he found the QB to be 'utterly believable.'
Backup quarterbacks seldom see time to shine during the regular season, which makes disappointing preseason performances all the more painful.
Neither player discussed his injury after the game, and it's unclear how serious either injury is.
Kirk Cousins and Co. did little to move the ball during two series on the field, while linebacker Trent Murphy exited with a knee sprain.
As a player-turned-coach, former Redskins tackle Joe Jacoby is learning from offensive line coach Bill Callahan.
The pressure to produce is still there, but the Redskins quarterback feels more equipped to deal with it.
Washington will get its first look at how the new additions on defense are blending in.
Josh Doctson and Jamison Crowder are one of six players Jay Gruden ruled out on Thursday against the Baltimore Ravens.