Team Stats

  • Total Yards

    • WSH 430
    • 291 CLE
  • Turnovers

    • WSH 1
    • 2 CLE
  • Possession

    WSH CLE
    23:43 36:17
  • 1st Downs

    • WSH 25
    • 13 CLE

Game Information

FirstEnergy Stadium
,
Coverage: FOX
  • Cleveland, OH 44114
  • Line: CLE -3.5
  • Over/Under: 40
Attendance: 65,083
89%
Capacity: 73,200
Referees: Bill Vinovich
12/17/2012 Associated Press

Cousins has 2 TDs in 1st start, leads Redskins

Rookie Kirk Cousins threw for 329 yards and two touchdowns filling in for injured star Robert Griffin III, leading the Washington Redskins to their fifth straight win, 38-21 over the Cleveland Browns on Sunday.

Scoring Summary

FOX1234T
Redskins73141438
Browns770721
first QuarterWSHCLE
TD
8:50
Trent Richardson 6 Yard Run
1 play, 6 yards, 0:00
07
XP
8:41
Phil Dawson Kick is Good
1 play, 6 yards, 0:00
07
TD
2:26
Leonard Hankerson 54 Yard Pass From Kirk Cousins
1 play, 54 yards, 0:00
67
XP
2:16
Kai Forbath Kick is Good
1 play, 54 yards, 0:00
77
second QuarterWSHCLE
FG
5:50
Kai Forbath 44 Yard Field Goal is Good
9 plays, 49 yards, 3:36
107
TD
1:14
Trent Richardson 1 Yard Run
9 plays, 76 yards, 4:35
1013
XP
1:11
Phil Dawson Kick is Good
9 plays, 76 yards, 4:35
1014
third QuarterWSHCLE
TD
13:20
Alfred Morris 3 Yard Run
3 plays, 15 yards, 0:58
1614
XP
13:14
Kai Forbath Kick is Good
3 plays, 15 yards, 0:58
1714
TD
7:45
Leonard Hankerson 2 Yard Pass From Kirk Cousins
7 plays, 60 yards, 3:44
2314
XP
7:40
Kai Forbath Kick is Good
7 plays, 60 yards, 3:44
2414
fourth QuarterWSHCLE
TD
11:23
Evan Royster 4 Yard Run
10 plays, 70 yards, 4:42
3014
XP
11:19
Kai Forbath Kick is Good
10 plays, 70 yards, 4:42
3114
TD
10:11
Travis Benjamin 69 Yard Pass From Brandon Weeden
3 plays, 76 yards, 1:08
3121
XP
10:11
Phil Dawson Kick is Good
3 plays, 76 yards, 1:08
3121
TD
5:05
Alfred Morris 8 Yard Run
8 plays, 58 yards, 5:11
3721
XP
5:00
Kai Forbath Kick is Good
8 plays, 58 yards, 5:11
3821

Research Notes

  • Kirk Cousins continued Washington's success with the play-action pass on Sunday in his first career start. Cousins completed 15-of-19 passes for 229 yards and two touchdowns after a play-action fake. Washington has now passed for a league-leading 1,980 yards this season after play-action fakes.

  • 2 Rookie QBs On Same Team - Won Starts In Same Season

    QuarterbacksFinal W-L
    2012 RedskinsCousins, Griffin III?
    2010 CardinalsHall, Skelton5-11
    1994 RedskinsFrerotte, Shuler3-13
    1983 BroncosElway, Kubiak9-7
    1966 DolphinsStofa, Wilson3-11
    1962 ChargersHadl, Wood4-10
    * NFL History

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