Need to Know: Field goal woes for Redskins

Need to Know: Field goal woes for Redskins
November 23, 2013, 8:30 am
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Here is what you need to know on this Saturday, November 23, two days before the Washington Redskins host the San Francisco 49ers.

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Five numbers of interest:

—The Redskins are on pace to give up 497points this season (31.1 per game). Only two teams since the merger, the 2008 Detroit Lions (0-16) and the 1981 Baltimore Colts (2-14) have give up more than 497 points in a season.

—Redskins kickers Kai Forbath and John Potter have combined to make 66.7 percent of their field goals. That percentage is 31st in the NFL ahead of only the Texans (65.4 percent).

Read the full story on RealRedskins.com.