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

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