Found November 28, 2011 on The Penalty Flag:
 Ashburn, Va- After watching his Washinton Redskins overcome a couple of interceptions, a blocked field goal, a blocked extra point all while being down by 10 points in the fourth-quarter, head coach Mike Shanahan watched the team’s six-game losing streak end on the road with a 23-17 victory over the Seattle Seahawks.  A game that Seattle needed in order to stay on course for a playoff berth of their own.  The victory gives the 4-7 Redskins some hope.  Maybe faith would be a better word here.  Faith that they are on course during this re-building period that several in the front office either support or deny. “Any time you fight back like we did, you feel good about your football team,” said a grinning Shanahan, whose team last won at St. Louis on Oct. 2. “It’s nice to get a win. It’s nice to do it that way.” Rookie running back Roy Helu rushed for a 28-yard touchdown with 9:51 left in the game, hurdling Seahawks defensive back Roy Lewis and highlighting a career day that had 23 carries for 108 yards and his first career touchdown.  Helu’s personal-best 108 yards rushing (with a 4.7-yard average) in only his second career start with seven [...]
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