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St. Louis Rams quarterback Sam Bradford, right, throws a touchdown pass to teammate Matthew Mulligan as Washington Redskins linebacker Lorenzo Alexander, left, defends during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game on Sunday, Sept. 16, 2012, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Tom Gannam)

St. Louis Rams quarterback Sam Bradford, right, throws a touchdown pass to teammate Matthew Mulligan as Washington Redskins linebacker Lorenzo Alexander, left, defends during the fourth quarter of an NFL football game on Sunday, Sept. 16, 2012, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Tom Gannam)

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