For this first time in his career, Robert Griffin III was benched while healthy for most of the fourth quarter. Kirk Cousins was inserted into the game after the Chiefs scored to make it 45-7
Game Recap: The crowd that gathered at FedEx Field started out small. By the end of the second quarter, though, it was considerably smaller.
With the Redskins trailing 45-10 early in the fourth quarter to the Kansas City Chiefs, Washington coach Mike Shanahan decided to sit starting quarterback Robert Griffin III and put in backup Kirk
ESPN released a report saying that Mike Shanahan cleared out his office in advance of last season's playoff game against Seattle.