Although the Redskins won't be going to the playoffs, Coach Mike Shanahan said this week that his team still has plenty to play for over the final four contests.
Poorly timed penalties have been a reoccurring issue for the Redskins each of the past two seasons.
For the third time in four weeks, Robert Griffin III and the Redskins had the ball with a chance to send a game into overtime. And for the third time they didn't get it done.
Redskins long snapper Kyle Nelson took full responsibility for the ill-timed, botched snap in the third quarter of Sunday’s 24-17 loss to the Giants.
The Redskins were the apparent victims of some officiating errors while they were trying to score the tying touchdown in the last two minutes of their 24-17 loss to the New York Giants.