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2-1, 1st in NFC East
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5hAlden Gonzalez

Rams DB Davis defends his play vs. Pryor

After Redskins receiver Terrelle Pryor called out Rams safety Cody Davis on Twitter last week for what he believed was a low hit during their Sept. 17 meeting, Davis sent Pryor a direct message but never heard back.

John Keim ESPN Staff Writer 

Rookie Montae Nicholson has made an impact, due in part to safety D.J. Swearinger. "I can't say enough what D.J. means to Montae as far as communication and giving him confidence to play fast and free," coach Jay Gruden said.

John Keim ESPN Staff Writer 

Running back Rob Kelley (ribs) and tight end Jordan Reed (rib/shoulder) will likely be limited in practice Wednesday. The Redskins don't play again until Monday night. Reed felt confident he'd play vs. the Chiefs.

John Keim ESPN Staff Writer 

Redskins OT Ty Nsekhe has a core muscle injury and could be out a little while, coach Jay Gruden said. Nsekhe will visit a specialist in Philadelphia. T.J. Clemmings and Tyler Catalina can play tackle.

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Measuring Skins' dominance against Raiders

Washington finished plus-344 in total yards on Sunday night, its best mark in a game since 1974 and the best by any NFL team in a non-overtime game since Week 8 of 2015. Oakland's 128 total yards were the second fewest in a game by any team since the start of 2016. (ESPN Stats & Info)

ESPN Stats & Info

The importance of 2-1 instead of 1-2

Nine teams that entered Week 3 at 1-1 emerged victorious: the Bills, Eagles, Jaguars, Packers, Patriots, Rams, Redskins, Titans and Vikings. Since the playoff field expanded to 12 in 1990, teams that start 2-1 have reached the playoffs more than twice as often as those that start 1-2.

John Keim ESPN Staff Writer 

Redskins running back Samaje Perine suffered a bruised hand Sunday, per sources. He's considered day to day and the feeling is he'll be OK. Starter Rob Kelley didn't play because of a rib injury.

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12hSN Staff

Vote: The best (and worst) so far from Week 3

What's been the best performance so far this week? What was Sunday's most surprising result? And which of the two remaining undefeated teams is better?

John Keim ESPN Staff Writer 

Redskins RB Chris Thompson will be upset to hear about Darren Sproles' season-ending injuries. Thompson recently said a highlight from 2016 was when Sproles complimented him after a game. Thompson considered Sproles the best third down back.

John Keim ESPN Staff Writer 

A key reason the Redskins controlled the ball vs. Oakland: Kirk Cousins completed 10-12 passes for 166 yards on third down. Seven resulted in first downs. It enabled them to keep running the ball.


Anthem protests and excellent football

Mike Golic Jr. breaks down an incredible Sunday of NFL action, including Brady's comeback, the Dolphins' failure and the Raiders' struggles. Plus, anthem protest discussion.

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21hJohn Keim

Norman: Raiders WRs exposed after trash talk

Redskins cornerback Josh Norman called out Raiders receivers Michael Crabtree and Amari Cooper after they combined for two catches and 13 yards in Washington's win.

Redskins' defense shuts down Raiders with swag (1:03)
Cousins can't say enough about Redskins defense (0:29)

ESPN Stats and Information  

Kirk Cousins threw for 365 yards and 3 Pass TD on Sunday night. It's his 6th career game with 350 Pass Yds and 3 Pass TD, 2 more than the next-closest QB in franchise history, Hall-of-Famer Sonny Jurgensen.

Cousins leads Redskins past Raiders (1:00)

Redskins put it all together in prime time to rout Raiders

Kirk Cousins threw for 365 yards and three touchdowns, Chris Thompson had 188 all-purpose yards and a score and the Washington Redskins sacked Derek Carr four times and held the Oakland Raiders to 128 yards in a dominating 27-10 victory on Sunday night.

Cousins rocks Raiders with three TDs (1:17)

John Keim ESPN Staff Writer 

The Redskins dominated Oakland on both sides of the ball in one of their most complete wins in years. Kirk Cousins and the passing game stood out all night, but the defense was fantastic in shutting down a top offense. Here's the most telling stat of the night: The Raiders were 0-11 on third downs.

John Keim ESPN Staff Writer 

The Redskins' defense keeps playing with a lot of energy. For the first time in a while, it also plays with some swagger. Montae Nicholson, Zach Brown and D.J. Swearinger all have huge hits.

John Keim ESPN Staff Writer 

Chris Thompson has become the Redskin' most dangerous weapon, enabling the offense to move without tight end Jordan Reed. Thompson provides what DeSean Jackson once did: game-changing plays.

Team Stats

Passing Yards237.313th
Rushing Yards136.36th
Points For23.713th
Points Against20.0Tied-9th

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