Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 10/21/14
The Ravens bus down 95 this week to face the Redskins at Fedex Field Sunday at 1 p.m.  Baltimore dropped to 9-3 last week after relinquishing a ten point lead at home, and allowing 37-year old Charlie Batch to drive 85 yards in the final 6:14 for a game winning field goal. The Redskins picked up their third straight win improving to 6-6, by beating the Giants on Monday night, 17-16, a game in which rookie phenom Robert Griffin III dazzled the national audience. Griffin causes good things to happen for an offense.  He both fumbled the ball for a touchdown recovered by Josh Morgan in the first quarter, and ripped a 17 yard strike to Pierre Garcon with less than 2 minutes remaining for the needed first down to run out the clock. This once-every-four-annual, nonetheless heated bitter beltway rivalry kicks into high gear this Sunday from lovely Landover MD.  Here are some keys to the game.Griffin the crime dogThe Redskins’ run to even their record to .500 can largely be attributed to the...
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