Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 12/31/12
LANDOVER, Md. -- And the rookies shall lead them. Usual second banana Alfred Morris ran for three touchdowns and 200 yards, and quarterback Robert Griffin III rushed for another score as the Washington Redskins captured the NFC East championship with a 28-18 victory over the archrival Dallas Cowboys on Sunday night at raucous FedEx Field. Washington (10-6) won its seventh consecutive game to capture its first division title in 13 years. The Redskins will play host to the Seattle Seahawks next Sunday in their first playoff game since 2007 and their first home postseason contest in 13 years. "We went out and did what we said we were gonna do," Griffin said. "We won seven straight and the division. The last time the Redskins were NFC East champs was in 1999. We came in and did it in one year. The sky's the limit." While the Cowboys limited Griffin to a career-worst 66.9 passer rating -- he completed nine of 18 passes for 100 yards -- they had no answers for Morris. "They run ...
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