During the second half of the Redskins’ game against the Titans, third-year lineman Tom Compton played 24 snaps at right tackle while Tyler Polumbus, who started the game there, played only six.
One of the most decorated quarterbacks in University of Texas history, Colt McCoy came into the NFL with high expectations for himself.
Redskins cornerback Bashaud Breeland is one of five players nominated for Pepsi Rookie of the Week honors, the NFL announced on Tuesday morning.
When the Redskins drafted Trent Murphy out of Stanford in May, many considered the sack specialist a possible replacement for Brian Orakpo. However, few imagined that would happen this season.