Let’s be clear here—the officiating debacle just after the two-minute warning in the Redskins-Giants game did not cost Washington the game.
Through the first eight games of the season, the Redskins were doing a pretty good job of keeping Robert Griffin III upright in the pocket. They had allowed just 14 sacks.
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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.