Ryan Kerrigan picks up an additional sack

 Washington Redskins outside linebacker Ryan Kerrigan was credited with a sack after a review of Sunday’s game against the St. Louis Rams. Kerrigan now has two sacks on the season.

Ryan Kerrigan has recorded sacks in back-to-back weeks. (John McDonnell/Washington Post)

Lineman Stephen Bowen originally received credit for the sack on quarterback Sam Bradford on first-and-10 from the St. Louis 20-yard line with 5:27 left in the third quarter.

 But after reviewing the game, the NFL’s official stat keepers made a correction and gave the full sack to Kerrigan.

 Kerrigan also has five tackles this season.

 Last season, a half-sack against Dallas awarded to Kerrigan was later credited to defensive end Adam Carriker.

 Kerrigan recorded 7.5 sacks as a rookie last season, second on the team behind Brian Orakpo’s nine.

Mike Jones covers the Washington Redskins for The Washington Post. When not writing about a Redskins development of some kind – which is rare – he can be found screaming and cheering at one of his kids’ softball, baseball, soccer or basketball games.

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