Former Redskins Leonard Hankerson and Chris Chester will both a play significant role on the Falcons' offense on Sunday.
Spencer Long received his first career start, filling in for Shawn Lauvao at left guard in the Redskins' win.
There are three linemen expected to start for Washington with less than 10 starts between them, which heightens the importance of center Kory Lichtensteiger’s leadership.
The Redskins were dealt yet another injury-related blow when they learned that their starting left guard will not make a speedy recovery from an ankle injury.
Cornerback DeAngelo Hall and left guard Shawn Lauvao are both expected to miss some games due to injuries suffered on Thursday against the Giants.
The offensive lineman was criticized in the past for his lack of athleticism, but he's shown through two games he can be an effective pulling guard.
Examining the various plays the Redskins used from the same three-tight-end look, which led to success in the running game.
For a second consecutive week, the Washington Redskins offensive line faced the daunting task of fending off one of the best defensive lines in the NFL. And once again, the overhauled unit answered the call.
Both of the rookie's scoring runs came on similar plays.
The Redskins' offensive line will have another tough test in the trenches this week against the Rams, who are two deep at every position along the defensive line.