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After watching film of Sunday’s 17-6 loss in Houston, Jay Gruden pointed to the Redskins’ woes on third down—both on offense and defense—as a major hindrance.
One of the numbers that popped off of the stat sheet after the Redskins lost to the Texans on Sunday was the run-pass ratio.
Tight end Jordan Reed and nose tackle Barry Cofield both could be sidelined due to injuries suffered Sunday in Houston, Redskins Coach Jay Gruden said Monday afternoon.
There were plenty of plays that cost the Redskins Sunday’s game. But among the biggest was the 76-yard touchdown pass from Ryan Fitzpatrick to DeAndre Hopkins in the second quarter.