Commanders’ keys vs. Eagles: Contain Jalen Hurts, establish the run

Washington has been a team of extremes, starting fast with a dynamic offense one week but coming out flat and faltering behind a streaky defense the next.

By Nicki JhabvalaSeptember 24, 2022

Carson Wentz’s path from Philly to D.C. says a lot about the modern NFL

The three trades that have defined his career — moving him from college to the Eagles to the Colts to the Commanders — were powered by aggressive roster-building.

By Sam FortierSeptember 24, 2022

Commanders Chief Operating Officer Greg Resh to leave the organization

Greg Resh joins a lengthy list of executives who have recently left the team.

By Nicki JhabvalaSeptember 23, 2022

Curtis Samuel, healthy again, adds a spark to the Commanders’ offense

Samuel, who was injured throughout 2021, has been a strong contributor to Washington's offense so far this season.

By Nicki JhabvalaSeptember 23, 2022

Kam Curl returns to practice, giving a boost to the Commanders’ defense

Curl, who hurt his thumb during Washington’s preseason game against Kansas City, had never before missed time with an injury.

By Sam FortierSeptember 22, 2022

After ‘wild ride’ in Philly, Carson Wentz prepares for his former team

Wentz has never faced the Eagles, the team that drafted him No. 2 and traded him after the 2020 season.

By Nicki JhabvalaSeptember 21, 2022

Commanders place Chase Roullier on IR, add center Nick Martin

Roullier hurt his knee in Washington's loss in Detroit Sunday, and Martin could serve as a backup or start at center in his absence.

By Nicki JhabvalaSeptember 20, 2022

Who’s to blame for the Commanders’ defense? There are plenty of culprits.

Washington's defense gave up big plays against the Lions, and Coach Ron Rivera on Monday pointed out mistakes across every facet.

By Nicki JhabvalaSeptember 19, 2022

Hail or Fail: Offense comes alive, but special teams, defense let Commanders down

Washington couldn’t contain wide receiver Amon-Ra St. Brown in its Week 2 loss to the Lions.

By Scott AllenSeptember 19, 2022
Analysis

Chunk plays keep taking a bite out of the Commanders

Explosive plays burned Washington in Sunday's Week 2 loss to the Lions.

By Sam FortierSeptember 19, 2022

A bad day for the Commanders’ offensive line got even worse at the end

Washington's line, usually a strength, struggled. Then center Chase Roullier left with an injury.

By Sam FortierSeptember 18, 2022
Perspective

The Commanders’ defense faltered in Detroit. Even worse? It never adjusted.

Not long ago, Washington had a top-five defense. How times have changed.

By Barry SvrlugaSeptember 18, 2022

After brutal first half, Commanders rally but fall short in Detroit

Washington couldn't do anything right early and trailed 22-0 at halftime. It responded with four second-half scores, but they weren't enough.

By Nicki JhabvalaSeptember 18, 2022

Four takeaways from the Commanders’ 36-27 loss to the Lions

Carson Wentz and the Commanders lost to the Lions after a 22-0 halftime deficit proved too large to overcome.

By Scott AllenSeptember 18, 2022

Armani Rogers hit a ceiling as a college QB — but not yet as a Commanders TE

A standout dual-threat quarterback at UNLV and Ohio, Rogers has embraced his role at a new position in Washington.

By Nicki JhabvalaSeptember 17, 2022

As Detroit gets the hype, Washington sees an opportunity

From matching the Lions' aggression, to handling their skill players, to flying under the radar as they shoot for a 2-0 start to the season, here are Sunday's keys for the Commanders.

By Sam FortierSeptember 17, 2022

The Commanders’ offense isn’t all new. But sometimes, it looks that way.

Washington’s third-year offensive coordinator, Scott Turner, has the personnel to do more with his offense this season.

By Nicki JhabvalaSeptember 16, 2022
Perspective

The Commanders could start 6-1? The Commanders could start 6-1!

The Commanders beat the Jaguars in Week 1. Now the preposterous possibilities appear. (Just don't look ahead.)

By Barry SvrlugaSeptember 15, 2022

Carson Wentz held up well against the blitz in Week 1 — but more are coming

The Jaguars blitzed at a rate around league average in Week 1. The Lions, Washington's Week 2 opponent, are another story.

By Sam FortierSeptember 14, 2022

Commanders’ Brian Robinson Jr. back at practice after shooting, surgery

The rookie running back was shot in an attempted armed robbery Aug. 28. He is on the non-football injury list and ineligible to play until at least Week 5.

By Nicki JhabvalaSeptember 14, 2022