When he was first cut by the Chicago Bears, Way almost gave up on his NFL dreams. When he was cut again, he signed with the Redskins, won the starting job and is now a candidate for the Pro Bowl.
Russell Wilson threw for two touchdowns and ran for another, Seattle set a franchise record with 596 yards of offense and the streaking Seahawks closed in on another NFC West title with a 35-6 romp over the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday night.
The Ravens now need some help next week to get into the postseason after the quarterback and the offense struggled all day against a ravenous Houston defense.
“Obviously we look at the production and all that stuff and what he could’ve done maybe,” coach Jay Gruden said Sunday, “but winning football games is the only thing that matters to me for a quarterback.”
The Dolphins will sit out the playoffs for the sixth consecutive season despite a 37-35 victory over Minnesota on Sunday, but afterward Ross announced Philbin will return for a fourth season as coach.
Coach Jay Gruden says the rookie outside linebacker will likely miss next week’s game against the Cowboys with a broken right hand.
Griffin didn’t win the game for the Redskins, who defeated Philadelphia, 27-24, on Saturday. But he didn’t lose it, either. He was simply the quarterback who did just enough to win and not too much to lose.
The former Redskins coach, appearing Sunday on ESPN, said that Griffin can still be the team’s franchise quarterback, but that he needs to improve his preparation in order to be successful.
Jackson had four catches for 126 yards to help lead the Redskins past the Philadelphia Eagles, with whom he spent the first six seasons of his professional career.
Breeland intercepted Sanchez with 1:31 remaining, snagging a ball intended for wide receiver Jeremy Maclin and allowing the Redskins’ offense to traverse 50 yards for a go-ahead and game-winning field goal.
Rookie cornerback Bashaud Breeland’s interception leads to Kai Forbath’s go-ahead field goal, and Washington snaps a six-game losing streak by defeating Philadelphia.
Williams, the Redskins’ starting left tackle, was considered questionable to play in the game, while Robinson, the starting mike linebacker, was listed as doubtful and will miss his third consecutive game.