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Barry Cofield says things could get ''historically ugly'' if the Washington Redskins don't start changing their ways.
The veteran defensive tackle said Monday: ''If we don't play better, then there's no reason to expect to win any games.''
The Redskins have lost five straight to drop to 3-6 ahead of next week's game against the rival Dallas Cowboys.
Cofield said ''the ball's just not going to bounce our way, and so it could very ugly. It could get historically ugly.''
Coach Mike Shanahan pulled a surprise on Sunday by starting Rex Grossman instead of John Beck at quarterback.
It didn't make much difference. Grossman threw two interceptions and the offense failed to score a touchdown in a 20-9 loss to the Miami Dolphins.
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Washington Redskins defensive tackle Kedric Golston suffered an MCL injury in Sunday's loss at Miami.
Golston is expected to be sidelined for a few weeks.
Primarily a backup, Golston has 16 tackles and two sacks this season.
The Redskins employed a bit of trickery in their pregame lineups, waiting until the last minute before announcing that Rex Grossman would start at quarterback in place of John Beck, and linebacker Perry Riley would start in place of Rocky McIntosh.
Both surprise starters had a shaky start on their respective first drives, with Grossman going three-and-out with a sack, and...
Welcome to Washington, wide receiver David Anderson. The newbie Washingtonian caught his first pass as a Redskin–a 14-yard reception to convert on third down–in only his fifth day in the Burgundy and Gold.
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Washington Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan indicated on Monday that Rex Grossman will remain the starting quarterback for this week’s game against the Cowboys. “Rex is going to be our quarterback,” Shanahan said. “When you go with a veteran quarterback, it’s pretty easy, and usually that situation stays pretty much the same. … I was [...]
Redskins Coach Mike Shanahan faced questions following Washington's 20-9 loss to Miami on Sunday — the first time Shanahan has lost five straight games in his career — about his decision to start Rex Grossman over John Beck at quarterback. The following is Shanahan's session with the media on that subject:
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Washington Redskins rookie receiver Leonard Hankerson is out for the year after hurting his right hip in his first NFL 100-yard game. Hankerson dislocated the hip and tore the labrum in the fourth quarter of Sunday's 20-9 loss to Miami. The third-round pick out of Miami was making his second start.
Rex Grossman reportedly is back as the starting quarterback of the Washington Redskins.
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Reggie Bush scored two touchdowns and the Miami
Dolphins twice intercepted Rex Grossman to earn their first home
victory in nearly a year by beating the Washington Redskins 20-9
Sunday. It was also the once 0-7 Dolphins' second straight victory.