Rattling Matthew Stafford tops the Redskins’ to-do list as Washington (4-2) visits Detroit (3-3) on Sunday
After slow start, third-round pick impressing coaches with skills and smarts.
The team's top tight end and wide receiver both sat out because of injury.
The division has been energized by the emergence of rookie QBs Carson Wentz and Dak Prescott, and all four teams are above .500. That and more in First and 10.
Joe Barry’s unit kept victory within sight, then went soft and let it slip from their grasp.
By fumbling, and the inability to hold a late lead, Washington couldn’t overcome itself this time.
Washington on Sunday looks to extend its win streak to five games as they go on the road to face Detroit.
When the Washington Redskins take on the Detroit Lions at Ford Field Sunday afternoon, quarterback Kirk Cousins figures to have a lot of friends and family members in the stands.
The tight end said he knew at the time he suffered the injury it was probably a concussion, but chose not to disclose the brain injury to team medical personnel or his coaches.
Sidelined for all of last week with a concussion, tight end returns to the mix in limited capacity on Wednesday.
The Washington quarterback shows signs of growth in perhaps his best game of the season.
The Washington Redskins will travel to Detroit in Week 7 to face the Lions.
The Redskins' coordinator varied up the calls in key three-play stretch late in the game, part of an overall defensive improvement.