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When the Washington Redskins fell to 3-6, it looked like beginning of the end of their season. Really, it was more of a crossroads.
Brandon Meriweather shook off concern, and he wasn't just putting on a brave face for the cameras. The Washington Redskins' safety who left Sunday's game with a right knee injury told coach Mike Shanahan he wanted to go back in.
Robert Griffin III needed a first down, so he took off and leapt into the air to get it. Three Carolina Panthers defenders converged and made the stop, but not until after Griffin finished what he set out to do, sore ribs or not.
Last week's farcical debate over the meaning of Mike Shanahan "evaluating" the Washington Redskins' beleaguered roster obscured the real issue. The coach, well into the third season of his $35 million contract in Washington, vigorously argued over the meaning of his words and the intent behind them.
Laughter competed with hip-hop beats for dominance inside the Washington Redskins' locker room after practice Monday afternoon. A blackjack game broke out, as usual. A$AP Rocky's latest single blasted from speakers in the center of the room. Nose tackle Chris Baker danced because that's what he does every day.
Lorenzo Alexander's life was simpler four years ago. He did not have a family of five. He did not own a pilates studio in Ashburn, and he did not have a strong foothold professionally as a co-captain of the Washington Redskins.
Lorenzo Alexander is no lightweight within the Washington Redskins' locker room. The special teams ace is a captain and leader, though normally he's relied on in a niche role and to speak for the team as a whole.
The Minnesota Vikings, 3-13 a year ago, are no joke this season. Leading the NFC North, their improvement is staked on a lot, not the least of which is the rapid development of quarterback Christian Ponder.
Giving up big plays often this season, the Washington Redskins' secondary has been a popular punching bag. Often, that criticism is deserved.