Posted November 05, 2011 on
The 49ers already are the first West Coast team since 1996 to win three games in the Eastern time zone, and Sunday they can become the first San Francisco team to start 4-0 on the road since 1992 when they face the host Washington Redskins. NinersDigest identifies the keys to the game and what the 6-1 Niners need to do to beat the Redskins and match their best start since 1997.
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The Washington Redskins have put cornerback Phillip Buchanon on season-ending injured reserve.
Buchanon has been troubled by neck and knee problems and appeared in only two games this season after being suspended for the first four games for violating the NFL's policy on performance-enhancing substances.
This was his second season with Washington and 10th in the league.
If you play for the Redskins defense, you’d have to be a saint not to get a bit frustrated at the other side of the locker room at some point.
I mean, using just the crude measure of points-per-game, the defense ranks seventh in the NFL, yielding 19.8 per game. The six teams ahead of them — San Francisco, Baltimore, Pittsburgh, Houston, Cincinnati and Detroit — each have at...
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Coach Mike Shanahan said Trent Williams was limited in practice Friday, but he would not rule out the Redskins’ second-year left tackle for Sunday’s game against San Francisco. Shanahan said Williams will be a game-time decision.
>> Tight end Fred Davis, safety Oshiomogho Atogwe and cornerback Phillip Buchanon will be listed as questionable for Sunday’s contest, Shanahan...
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The Washington Redskins were shut out last week, and shut out in the first half this week, too — until Graham Gano finally got them on the board on the last play before halftime. Gano booted a 59-yard field goal as time expired on the second quarter, and the Redskins are finally on the board…
Maybe it's because coach Mike Shanahan feels he has no other choice, but John Beck will remain the Redskins' starting quarterback. The situation can't sit well with fans in D.C.
The San Francisco 49ers were able to beat the Washington Redskins easily. Does Washington still have a chance to make the playoffs?
When he reviewed the play of his defensive line during the 2010 season, Washington Redskins defensive coordinator Jim Haslett came to the conclusion that the unit wasn’t as effective as it should have been. A big reason for that, Haslett realized, was the linemen wore down as they reached the homestretch.
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The Washington Redskins placed cornerback Phillip Buchanon on injured reserve with neck and knee injuries.
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The way the 49ers defense is playing these days, there was no way they could've lost to the Washington Redskins' meager and motley bunch on Sunday, just no way.
We all know what the D.C. media says about the Redskins, but what’s going on behind enemy lines? During the season, we’re going to head over to the opposing side and look in on the game chatter in preparation for that week’s match up.
This week we’re checking out what the 49ers and the San Francisco media are saying about the Redskins.
The media says…
“The 49ers should...