Need to Know: The Redskins start a brutal stretch of two games in four days today but the coaching staff had a little extra time to prepare.
Clinton Portis recently acknowledged a running back who is making some noise for the burgundy and gold, rookie Alfred Morris.
LeSean McCoy rushed for 126 yards and a touchdown on a career-high 28 carries in the Eagles' victory at FedEx Field last season. On Sunday, the Redskins will aim to avoid a repeat performance.
Need to Know: Mike Shanahan says he's rebuilding the Redskins "the right way". That takes time but it's time to see some results.