The Washington Redskins are facing a pivotal challenge this Sunday when they host the Baltimore Ravens. Coming off of a huge one point win on Monday Night Football against the New York Giants, the Redskins have placed themselves back in the NFC Playoff picture this season.
But they know that they cannot let up one bit, as they may have to win out in order to qualify for the postseason, meaning that they have to find a way to beat the Ravens in the Beltway Battle on Sunday afternoon. If you ask defensive coordinator Jim Haslett what the strategy is to slowing down the Ravens, he will tell you it is quite simple.
According to CSN Washington, the Redskins have to make sure that Baltimore cannot call too many “Hey diddle diddle, Ray Rice up the middle” sort of plays on Sunday.
“First of all, he’s a great football player, not just in the run game but the pass game, too,” Haslett said of the Ravens’ top running back. “His route running, his pass receiving, screens.”
“That’s our No. 1 goal...