Long valued by Coach Jay Gruden, the running back played a huge role against the Los Angeles Rams as a running back and receiver.
“It was just another play” for the Washington wide receiver. It was the game-winner for the Redskins.
Running back Rob Kelley and safety Montae Nicholson were among the players that went down and did not return.
Washington’s newfound depth and versatility were on display in Week 2, but Oakland presents a much more formidible challenge.
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The Raiders are scoring a league-high 3.6 points per drive, the best scoring rate in the NFL since 2008.
The former Washington Redskin and two-time NFL all-pro says he was the victim of physical and racial abuse by Brittany Jackson, the mother of his son.
The Redskins fly across the country to meet Sean McVay and the Los Angeles Rams in what could be a critical game for Washington's postseason hopes. Yes, even in Week 2.
“I know when they fill it up, that place gets rocking,” the Washington linebacker said of the Coliseum, where the Rams play.
Redskins (0-1) head to Los Angeles (1-0) with a healthy roster, seeking first win.
Getting a win Sunday is extremely important for the Redskins, because the next two weeks feature matchups with a talented Raiders squad at FedEx Field, and a road trip to Kansas City.
Los Angeles won in a rout last week, giving the Redskins a lot to think about as they head to the West Coast.
The rookie's rushing exploits at Oklahoma got him drafted; ball security and pass protection will dictate his playing time in Washington.
The Redskins will be seeing a mirror image of their offense when lining up against the Rams Sunday. But the defense has to be careful not to get caught by any trick plays.