Normally a coach doesn’t want to see his quarterback get sacked or watch his runner get thrown for a loss or see a receiver come up just short of the sticks on a second-down pass.
In the coming days, position battles will turn fierce as the first round of roster cuts approach and bubble players begin to run out of time. On Aug. 26, teams must cut down to 75 players.
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The Redskins’ first team offense went 10 plays last Thursday against the Patriots while the defensive starters played about seven plays.