Commanders lose another O-lineman as RT Sam Cosmi has thumb surgery

Cosmi played all 74 offensive snaps of Washington's loss to the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday. The team did not immediately place him on injured reserve.

By Nicki JhabvalaOctober 4, 2022
Perspective

Ron Rivera says change won’t happen overnight. He’s 1,006 nights in.

Ron Rivera is having another slow start in a career littered with them, and he's asking for patience.

By Barry SvrlugaOctober 4, 2022

Brian Robinson Jr. cleared to practice; Jahan Dotson, Sam Cosmi may miss time

Robinson, a rookie running back for the Commanders, was shot twice in the leg in August and has been on the non-football injury list.

By Nicki JhabvalaOctober 3, 2022
Analysis

Commanders’ play-calling prompts questions about passing game

The team asked less of quarterback Carson Wentz on Sunday. A struggling offensive line might have something to do with that.

By Sam FortierOctober 3, 2022
Perspective

Facing problems big and small, Commanders are doomed by their own mistakes

The Commanders are adjusting from week to week, but every time they solve one problem, more mistakes pop up.

By Candace BucknerOctober 2, 2022

Commanders’ defense is decent in Dallas, but penalties ruin effort

Cornerback William Jackson III was whistled for 70 yards of penalties on his own, as the Commanders couldn't get off the field at times.

By Sam FortierOctober 2, 2022

Commanders drop to 1-3 as season’s spiral continues with loss to Cowboys

The Commanders avoid a big early hole this time but still lack the firepower to keep up with the Cowboys, who prevail, 25-10, in Arlington, Tex.

By Nicki JhabvalaOctober 2, 2022

Four takeaways from the Commanders’ 25-10 loss to the Cowboys

Against the Cowboys, the Commanders fell to 1-3 and now have lost three consecutive games.

By Scott AllenOctober 2, 2022

Commanders’ keys vs. Cowboys: Protect Carson Wentz and feed Terry McLaurin

Washington is looking to get back on track against a Cowboys team with an interim quarterback and an elite defense. Here are some keys to the game.

By Nicki JhabvalaOctober 1, 2022

The Commanders’ offense has stalled — and a fearsome Cowboys D awaits

The team brought in some playmakers to spark Scott Turner's offense. But at 1-2 and facing a stout Cowboys defense on Sunday, the offense has yet to find a rhythm.

By Sam FortierOctober 1, 2022

Daron Payne makes getting to the QB look easy. Really, it takes work.

Payne has emerged as one of the Commanders defense's consistent bright spots — in a contract year, no less.

By Nicki JhabvalaSeptember 30, 2022

No team digs a 20-point hole like the Commanders under Ron Rivera

Washington has trailed 20-0 or worse an NFL-high seven times since the start of the 2020 season, including in each of its past two games.

By Scott Allen and Neil GreenbergSeptember 29, 2022
Analysis

The curious case of Terry McLaurin and his lack of first-half targets

McLaurin has 21 targets, 12 catches, 235 yards and a touchdown in three games total — much lower production than other star receivers across the NFL.

By Sam FortierSeptember 29, 2022

Carson Wentz’s sacks top a long list of issues the Commanders must face

The blame for Wentz's nine sacks against the Eagles should be spread across the offense, which struggled all afternoon.

By Nicki JhabvalaSeptember 26, 2022

Hail or Fail: Carson Wentz and Ron Rivera hold football, challenge flag too long

Commanders' hog or dog mascot category reveal distracted from another putrid performance in loss to Eagles.

By Scott AllenSeptember 26, 2022

FedEx Field is for the birds as Eagles fans take over

Eagles fans traveled in droves to see their former quarterback, Carson Wentz, and the Commanders.

By Sam FortierSeptember 25, 2022

Jalen Hurts leans on his arm, not his legs, to overwhelm the Commanders

Hurts dominated through the air during the Eagles' command performance against Washington.

By Tramel RaggsSeptember 25, 2022
Perspective

The Commanders put faith in Carson Wentz. Eventually, he has to reward them.

Against the Eagles, the team that benched him and traded him, Wentz had his worst performance, by far, of the season.

By Barry SvrlugaSeptember 25, 2022

Carson Wentz, sacked nine times, and Commanders flail to loss vs. Eagles

Washington was dominated in the first half for the second straight week, but this time the final 30 minutes didn't bring much improvement.

By Nicki JhabvalaSeptember 25, 2022

Four takeaways from the Commanders’ 24-8 loss to the Eagles

Commanders quarterback Carson Wentz was sacked nine times in the loss to his former team.

By Scott AllenSeptember 25, 2022