A day after being named a team captain for the first time in his NFL career, Barry Cofield expressed confidence in the struggling Redskins as they prepare for the stretch run.
Quarterback Robert Griffin III and defensive linemen Barry Cofield and Stephen Bowen were voted as captains, Redskins Coach Mike Shanahan said.
Cornerback David Jones (Achilles' tendon), wide receiver Pierre Garçon (foot) and safety Brandon Meriweather (knee) did not practice Thursday, Coach Mike Shanahan said.
DefenseGrade vs. Falcons:CComment:Its tough to assign a passing grade when the end result was surrendering 24 points and suffering an eighth straight loss at FedEx Field.