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“If I catch them, I catch them,” Rogers said. “If I don’t, I’m going to be mad, I’m still upset, it’s not that I’m blowing it off, but I’m not going to get myself down where I get myself out of the element of my game. … I don’t like guys catching the ball on me. Period.”

Notes: The Redskins‘ other starting CB, DeAngelo Hall, has allowed a league-high 35 catches this season, according to STATS. “He’s been OK, not as good as he’s been earlier in the season,” Haslett said. “His back’s been bothering him. … We need him to be full-speed health-wise and mentally.” … Shanahan on Thursday was effusive in his praise for LB Lorenzo Alexander’s work on special teams. “From top to bottom he’s the best special teams player that I’ve been around,” Shanahan said. “If he’s not in the Pro Bowl on special teams, I don’t know who would be.”