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FILE - In this Oct. 29, 2017, file photo, Washington Redskins outside linebacker Ryan Kerrigan (91) celebrates his sack of Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott during the first half of an NFL football game in Landover, Md. Washington comes off a comeback victory at Seattle made more impressive by the wave of injuries it has fought through. Its defense has looked formidable, led by LBs Zach Brown and Ryan Kerrigan. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File) **FILE**

Ironman Kerrigan is a Sunday question mark

- The Washington Times

Linebacker Ryan Kerrigan has been the Redskins' ironman since being drafted by Washington in 2011, starting every game. But that streak could be on the line in Sunday's season finale against the New York Giants after Kerrigan sat out practice Thursday with a sore calf.

Washington Redskins running back Samaje Perine (32) carries the ball during the second half an NFL football game against the Denver Broncos in Landover, Md., Sunday, Dec 24, 2017. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Kerrigan, Redskins bulldoze Broncos, 27-11

- The Washington Times

Ryan Kerrigan and the Redskins defense bullied a hapless Broncos offense in a 27-11 win Sunday at FedEx Field. Kerrigan had two of the Redskins' four sacks and held Osweiler to 194 yards passing -- with a measly 5.1 yards per attempt.

Washington Redskins' Kirk Cousins responds to a reporters question during a news conference after an NFL football game against the Dallas Cowboys on Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth)

Loss all-but-eliminates Redskins from playoff picture

The loss leaves the Redskins three games behind Atlanta in the loss column for the final NFC wild-card spot with four games to play. While it isn't a mathematical impossibility to earn postseason berth, it is extremely improbable.