Miami scored right before halftime, with Ryan Tannehill throwing a 3-yard touchdown pass to receiver Rishard Matthews with 27 seconds remaining. The man-mountain nose guard is the two-gap, monster 0-technique Washington has lacked during five mediocre seasons running the 3-4. But he does have some potential to feature and contribute in this rotation. The 6'5", 310-pounder is particularly effective pulling into space, a signature feature of every power-style system. In 2014, the Buccaneers were 1–8 entering their matchup at Washington, but rookie receiver Mike Evans torched the Redskins defense for 209 receiving yards, setting up a 27–7 Bucs win. They moved the ball down to the 2-yard line, but could not score a touchdown. They eventually settled for another Josh Brown field goal to go up 15–3. Visit ESPN to view the Washington team roster for the current season ... Washington Redskins schedule 2015. Changes to the roster that ended last season 4-12 are set to be small yet significant ones for the Washington Redskins following the 2015 NFL draft. Follow our 2021 NFL draft tracker, draft history & mock draft commentary. WAS – Dustin Hopkins 44-yard field goal, 11:31. There are a host of strong safeties on the roster, including Phillip Thomas, Duke Ihenacho and Akeem Davis. 2015 Washington Redskins Starters, Roster, & Players: 9-7 (po:0-1) (1st in NFC East), Coach: Jay Gruden, ProBowl: Williams A second short Redskins drive gave the ball right back to Tampa Bay, and #1 overall pick Jameis Winston wasted no time driving down the field, with back-to-back completions covering 54 yards to Louis Murphy and Evans, respectively. The ball fell incomplete, but Atlanta defensive back Robert Alford was assessed a 42-yard pass interference penalty that gave Washington the ball on the 2-yard line. The Redskins hosted the Eagles in another NFC East matchup with both teams at 1–2. WAS – Dustin Hopkins 30-yard field goal, 0:02. Redskins coach Jay Gruden attempted a two-point conversion to extend the margin to a field goal, but it, like the Falcons' attempt, fell incomplete. Hopkins drilled the kick, tying the game at 19–19, and the game went into overtime. On the ensuing drive, Franks converted a 22-yard field goal attempt to tie the score at 10–10 entering the fourth quarter. But somebody from this group has to show the range to operate at free safety and cover for Goldson if needed. At least that's the view of Gruden, according to ESPN's John Keim: Alfred's still the running back here. Kounadjio utilized power techniques during his time at Alabama. By dealing in volume and using that volume to target a specific template (bigger, smarter, more physical players), McCloughan has taken a positive first step toward remaking this roster. The 2015 Washington Redskins season was the franchise's 84th season in the National Football League and the second under head coach Jay Gruden and first under general manager Scot McCloughan. New York's first four plays on the next drive all involved running back Chris Ivory, and gained 33 yards. The rest of the first half would pass without any more fireworks, but the Redskins sorely needed some in the second half to overcome the 17-point halftime deficit they faced. DAL – Dan Bailey 34-yard field goal, 3:39. It's been a rough few seasons for the Redskins with their last playoff appearance coming in 2015. WAS – Dustin Hopkins 38-yard field goal, 0:51. Right guard is up for grabs between Chris Chester and Spencer Long. The Redskins finished with a record of nine wins and seven losses, but still made the 1992–93 NFL playoffs.The Redskins did not go back to the postseason until the … NYG – Punt blocked by Rashad Jennings out of bounds in end zone for a safety, 12:47. Kirk Cousins was later named the starter for the season, and set multiple Redskins franchise records. The Panthers would lead the entire game, and the Redskins suffered their worst loss of the season. WAS – Dustin Hopkins 35-yard field goal, 7:29. He countered with a field goal of his own to bring the score back within 3 with 7:29 remaining in the game. Tampa Bay exited the locker room looking to extend their lead, but could not do so and punted back to the Redskins. Washington Post coverage of the Washington NFL team. NO – Drew Brees – 19/28, 209 yards, 2 TD, 2 INT, WAS – Kirk Cousins – 20/25, 324 yards, 4 TD, WAS – Alfred Morris – 15 rushes, 92 yards, NO – Brandin Cooks – 5 receptions, 98 yards, 2 TD, WAS – Matt Jones – 3 receptions, 131 yards, TD. Veteran receiver Roddy White made the catch, and Freeman redeemed himself on the next play with a touchdown, resulting in a 19–16 Falcons lead. Still reeling with 11 minutes left, Washington desperately tried to mount a comeback, engineering a 59-yard drive that resulted in no points, due to an incomplete pass on fourth-and-1 from the Jets 2-yard line. At least he knows he can count on Ryan Kerrigan on the other side. Aside from left tackle, where Williams has improved every year, center seems the next most stable position on this line. However, Atlanta regained possession with 1:39 left and all three of their timeouts. The ball was overthrown, and Jackson sustained a hamstring injury while stretching out to attempt to catch it. Watch live streaming draft videos & video highlights. In Week 4 of the 2014 season, Kirk Cousins threw a career-high four interceptions against the Giants in a 45–14 blowout loss. NYG – Rueben Randle 41-yard pass from Eli Manning (Josh Brown kick), 3:21. A deep pass from Cousins to much-maligned receiver Andre Roberts picked up 38 yards and got them inside Tampa Bay's 10-yard line. The Washington Post Sports section provides sports news, video, scores, analysis and updates about high school, college, and pro sports teams, including the Capitals, Nationals, Redskins… It was also Washington's first home loss to the Dolphins since 1984. Bryant attempted to redeem himself for the earlier miss, but this kick bounced off the left upright. The Redskins feel primed to start multiple quarterbacks all over again in 2015, with Kirk Cousins or Colt McCoy likely to see time if RGIII stumbles. WAS – Jordan Reed 3-yard pass from Kirk Cousins (Dustin Hopkins kick), 0:25. A lot of uncertainty remains at the one place on the roster where every football team wants a sure thing. The Falcons had to convert the next play, a fourth-and-2, to keep any hope of a perfect season. The 2–4 Washington Redskins hosted the 2–3 Tampa Bay Buccaneers at FedExField for the second consecutive season, with both teams badly needing a win to get their seasons back on track. WAS – Kirk Cousins 8-yard run (Dustin Hopkins kick), 4:26. That battle could either free Roberts to spend more time on the outside, or it could even condemn the former Arizona Cardinals third receiver to an early exit from D.C. Two flankers not going anywhere this season are Jackson and Garcon. Contract terms for all active Washington Football Team players, including average salary, reported guarantees, free agency year, and contract length & value. WAS – Kirk Cousins – 30/49, 316 yards, TD, 2 INT, NYG – Eli Manning – 23/32, 279 yards, 2 TD, NYG – Rashad Jennings – 11 rushes, 32 yards, WAS – Jordan Reed – 6 receptions, 96 yards, NYG – Rueben Randle – 7 receptions, 116 yards, TD. After a Jets punt and an Alfred Morris 2-yard run, Cousins was intercepted by Revis, who returned the ball to the Redskins’ 18-yard line. Schedule Videos Teams Players Stats Standings Playoffs Photos Super Bowl ... Miami Dolphins at Washington Redskins 2015 REG 1 - Game Center. Smith certainly shows two-gap qualities as a run-stuffer. Quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick then threw a 35-yard pass to Eric Decker, and Ivory punched it in for the tying score two plays later. They had stormed back from a 24–0 deficit, which was the largest comeback in franchise history. The two longest plays on the drive were a 14-yard pass to Chris Thompson and a 21-yarder to Pierre Garçon. Sept. 13 Miami Dolphins, 1. Another rookie receiver, Jamison Crowder, got them inside the 20. WAS – Kirk Cousins – 21/32, 219 yards, TD, 2 INT, ATL – Matt Ryan – 24/42, 254 yards, 2 INT, WAS – Matt Jones – 11 rushes, 20 yards, TD, ATL – Devonta Freeman – 27 rushes, 153 yards, TD, WAS – Jamison Crowder – 8 receptions, 87 yards, ATL – Jacob Tamme – 8 receptions, 94 yards. NE – LeGarrette Blount 5-yard run (Stephen Gostkowski kick), 4:30. at Gillette Stadium, Foxborough, Massachusetts. This was the Redskins' first road win of the season and second under Jay Gruden. Jones' skill as a blocker should also be invaluable on third downs. St. Louis began the second half with a 52-yard Greg Zuerlein field goal to get back within two scores, 17–3. The Redskins would be embarrassed 44–16 in Carolina against the undefeated Panthers. The Redskins played a 4–0 Atlanta Falcons team for the second time in four years; they had previously hosted the 4–0 Falcons in the 2012 season, when Atlanta won 24–17 to move to 5–0 for the first time in franchise history. On the Redskins' next possession, Kirk Cousins underthrew tight end Jordan Reed, who was open in the end zone. This cut the Redskins' lead to only 7 points, as Sturgis missed the extra point. NE – Julian Edelman 4-yard pass from Tom Brady (Stephen Gostkowski kick), 9:01. Falcons first-year head coach Dan Quinn opted to attempt a two-point conversion to go up by a full seven points, but Ryan's pass fell incomplete to keep the lead at 12–7. NE – Stephen Gostkowski 21-yard field goal, 7:32. NYJ – Nick Folk 39-yard field goal, 11:00. In the second quarter, with the Redskins having added a Dustin Hopkins field goal for a 10–0 lead, their offensive line continued to overpower the Rams' vaunted defensive front, with Jones bursting through for a gain of 25 down to the St. Louis 23-yard line. Every QB, RB, WR, etc. Like Spencer, he was a player originally acquired for his special teams expertise. That's good news considering the line's effectiveness will determine the success of Barry's defense. ", Keim details how the wideout's work in football's third phase stood out during his college days: ", Known for blocking and special teams work at Ohio State. This group simply had to be upgraded after surrendering 58 sacks in 2014. WAS – Rashad Ross blocked punt recovery in the end zone (Dustin Hopkins kick), 3:59. Since McCloughan took over, a trio of new faces have arrived during free agency. It was the first time the Redskins had shut out back-to-back home opponents in the first half since 1997. WAS – Dustin Hopkins 52-yard field goal, 0:00. Last year's NFL rushing leader DeMarco Murray rattled off a 30-yard gain on the Eagles' next possession, but the teams exchanged punts after it. Giants second-year running back Andre Williams capitalized, running through Redskins defenders for a 1-yard touchdown and a 9–0 Giants lead just 9 minutes into the game. WAS – Matt Jones 39-yard run (Dustin Hopkins kick), 7:05. After all, Morris has risen to prominence running behind the stretch-style zone blocking Gruden's predecessor Mike Shanahan brought to D.C. in 2010. PHI – Brent Celek 10-yard pass from Sam Bradford (Caleb Sturgis kick), 8:17. NYJ – Eric Decker 2-yard pass from Ryan Fitzpatrick (Nick Folk kick), 14:18. 2015 Washington Redskins Roster on PickingPros provides the entire list of players for the Redskins. More importantly, the Eagles took their first lead of the game, 20–16. Over on defense, Preston Smith could bolster the pass-rush potential of the front seven at a variety of positions. The former is very dangerous returning punts, while the latter is a force in coverage. The Redskins' special teams have been dire as long as the O-line and secondary have been poor. The 1992 Washington Redskins season was the franchise's 61st season in the National Football League.This season began with the team trying to win their second Super Bowl in a row, following Super Bowl XXVI.. With the win the Redskins moved to 2–2 for the season. From there, Hopkins kicked the ball through the uprights from 33 yards out, allowing Washington to regain its 16–13 advantage. For all his failings, Griffin has been subjected to a heavy beating and ceaseless pressure by a feeble front that's simply acted as a welcome mat for pass-rushers. With the win, the Redskins ended their season at 9–7, their first winning record since 2012. He's already being counted on to win the job at right tackle, according to ESPN's John Keim. Logan Paulsen is the de facto blocking option. While Jackson is a safe bet to continue terrorizing defenses deep, Gruden must get catch-machine Garcon more involved after his numbers dipped in 2014. With a potentially more solid structure around him, Griffin must start delivering. The former Gators star's talent for identifying and flattening blitzing defenders could make him an asset on third downs. TB – Mike Evans 40-yard pass from Jameis Winston (Connor Barth kick), 11:47. But Jones won't stay just a complementary piece if Morris struggles to adapt to the new blocking Callahan will install. Cousins moved to 0–3 in his career against the Falcons and threw the 15th career interception on the road in only 8 games. WAS – Dustin Hopkins 28-yard field goal, 2:38. The Jets’ stingy defense held the Redskins in check on their next drive, forcing another punt to end the first quarter. Standing just 5'8" and weighing 185 pounds, Crowder can easily get lost in underneath traffic and squirm free of covering defenders. With the loss, the Redskins fell to 5–7, once again leaving the NFC East lead up for grabs. The Redskins won the coin toss and began overtime on offense. Only a penchant for injuries and inconsistent concentration can hold Reed back. WAS – Dustin Hopkins 33-yard field goal, 3:01. Rookies in italics At least whoever's lugging the rock should get the benefit of excellent blocking from fullback Darrel Young. WAS – Kirk Cousins 1-yard run (Dustin Hopkins kick), 5:18. This win was also Cousins' first division win, after previously going 0–5 against the Cowboys, Giants, and Eagles. Jones coming to town isn't going to affect Morris. Sprinkle learned as a rookie watching former Redskins tight end Niles Paul, who was a special teams captain for years with Washington, but also had a 39-catch season in 2014 and forged a role on offense until he left via free agency after the 2017 season. "We took players for the primary position but I wanted guys who could be quality backups if not starters and be really good on special teams; be core special teams guys. Redskins Players We Need to See More of in 2015 by Nick Foxley. After losing fourth-quarter leads in their first two games, the Giants got their first win of the season to move to 1–2. Veteran Kory Lichtensteiger may be a little light for some, but he's a dependable road-grader who rarely lets the team down. Hopefully, Scherff's arrival changes that and the fifth pick in 2015 quickly becomes a bookend tackle to complement Pro Bowler Trent Williams. Naturally, how successful his efforts have been won't be known until the games are played, but the Redskins already look like a different kind of team than the one that limped tamely through 2014. One other name to watch out for in this rotation is Frank Kearse. WAS – Dustin Hopkins 33-yard field goal, 3:49. Philadelphia started shakily, losing 8 yards on their next drive before punting back to Washington. Chris Ivory then energized the raucous New York crowd with a 54-yard run to just outside the Redskins' 20, but the drive stalled and placekicker Nick Folk tacked on three more points, giving New York a 10–7 lead. The job is Robert Griffin III's to lose. Kirk Cousins threw two interceptions, giving him a total of four in three games. On Washington's ensuing drive Cousins handed the ball off to Jones near midfield but fumbled, and the ball was recovered by Rams safety T.J. McDonald. NYG – Josh Brown 35-yard field goal, 0:39. He played a variety of positions for the Pats as a roving, "Elephant-style" outside rusher. The last two seasons have brought additions to a line that was once viewed as one of the better rushing units but displayed issues in … But things aren't anywhere close to as clear on the inside. ... Redd and Thompson all still on their rookie contracts in 2015, the Redskins will likely save money and let Helu leave in 2015. This page was last edited on 16 January 2021, at 15:13. If he can't offer an impact on the outside, Washington's ability to play the 3-4 adequately and consistently will suffer. A few plays later Kirk Cousins threw a 4-yard touchdown pass to receiver Pierre Garçon, and the Redskins led 17–0 at halftime, their first shutout in the first half in nearly four years. Returning: Matt Jones, the imposing Florida running back whom the Redskins chose in the third round of the 2015 NFL draft, will be back. After driving down to the 2-yard line, Washington scored on a Kirk Cousins touchdown pass to Pierre Garçon, thanks to an uncharacteristic coverage error by former All-Pro cornerback Darrelle Revis. There's even a high-round draft pick who could help shake things up, although there appears to be some debate about where he fits best. But B/R analyst Michael Felder strongly disagrees with this assessment. Redskins running back Chris Thompson caught a 4-yard Cousins pass for a touchdown to provide a glimmer of hope, but it was quickly squashed by a 41-yard touchdown pass from Manning to Rueben Randle to put the Giants lead at 32–13. He scored his first career touchdown in Week 16 … With their lead gone, and having been shut out in the second half, the Redskins began a crucial drive from their own 20-yard line. Instead, he contends Smith's best fit is as a defensive end on Washington's version of the 3-4 front. "2015 NFL Draft trade tracker: Details of all the moves", "Redskins Acquire Two Draft Picks From Saints", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=2015_Washington_Redskins_season&oldid=1000753345, 2015 National Football League season by team, Pages using NFL final roster with unknown parameters, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, The Redskins traded their original third-round selection (No. Redskins set to release OL Tyler Larsen, per source. The visiting Buccaneers, all of a sudden, led 24–0. Overall, though, the three players at this position offer a nice complement of skills and the potential for major production. Washington's offense, which ran only 10 plays in the first quarter and only gained one first down (by penalty), managed to cross midfield on their subsequent drive, but Buccaneer defensive end Jacquies Smith sacked Cousins, forcing a fumble that fellow defensive end Howard Jones returned 43 yards for a touchdown. Despite concerns that former Pro Bowl running back Alfred Morris was not a good fit for coach Jay Gruden's offensive scheme, he rattled off a 35-yard run in the first quarter to give Washington some momentum. View the 2015 Washington Redskins football schedule at FBSchedules.com. The next Redskins drive, a three-and-out, did nothing to help them regain the momentum, nor did the 14-yard Marshall catch, 18-yard Zac Stacy run, or 35-yard touchdown reception, also by Marshall, on the next Jets drive. USA TODAY Sports. Washington Redskins players listed alphabetically or numerically. Posted Nov 16, 2019 . They had run the clock down to 24 seconds, leaving almost no time for the Redskins to respond, but Washington still had all three timeouts. So does David Amerson, the 6'1", 205-pound 2013 second-rounder who's so far flopped as a starter on the outside. One more thing that should help Griffin is a recommitment to the running game. Fitzpatrick capitalized on those conversions, and threw a 2-yard touchdown pass to Decker, wrapping up a 21–0 third quarter that resulted in a 34–13 Jets lead. He faced a stern test though, as his career TD–INT ratio on the road was 11–13, and he had never played in a road game without throwing at least one interception. On their next possession, Washington drove to the Miami 22-yard line—easily inside Forbath's range—but three consecutive penalties pushed them back 24 yards and forced a punt, squandering a valuable chance to extend the lead. Kirk Cousins was later named the starter for the season, and set multiple Redskins franchise records. Miami got the ball to begin the second half, and on third-and-7 from the Miami 45-yard line, Tannehill threw deep down the right sideline to former Pro Bowl tight end Jordan Cameron for a gain of 27. NFC Wild Card Playoffs: vs. (5) Green Bay Packers. WAS – Dustin Hopkins 36-yard field goal, 10:37. AFC North After several short passes by Cousins got the Redskins inside the red zone yet again, the Redskins got a first down at the 1-yard line after a pass interference call on Eagles rookie cornerback Eric Rowe. The Redskins were able to run 3 more minutes off the clock while driving down to the St. Louis 3-yard line, where Jones overpowered several Rams defenders for his second touchdown of the day and a 24–10 lead to put the game away. All of a sudden St. Louis had pulled to within 7 points. The 2015 Philadelphia Eagles season was the franchise's 83rd season in the National Football League and the third and final year of head coach Chip Kelly.. Acting as the de facto General Manager, Chip Kelly cut or traded several prominent starters, such as Nick Foles, Evan Mathis, Trent Cole, and 2013 rushing champion LeSean McCoy, while their leading receiver Jeremy … WAS – Dustin Hopkins 35-yard field goal, 3:18. The former has a good arm but makes crazy decisions under pressure. After a Redskins punt (which speedy returner Darren Sproles returned to the Washington 30-yard line), Bradford threw an apparent touchdown to tight end Zach Ertz that was nullified by an illegal formation penalty on Agholor. They also kept the pressure away from Kirk Cousins, allowing him to throw for a career-high 85% completion percentage and zero interceptions. A breakout player in 2014, Paul has the move skills and sure hands to regularly pose matchup problems from the tight end position. A link to each WAS player's individual page is provided for 2015. Note: Intra-division opponents are in bold text. Still unable to move the ball effectively, the Redskins went three-and-out to give the ball back to Atlanta. Gaining yards following drive and gap blocking is a different discipline. ATL – Matt Bryant 28-yard field goal, 1:54. Based on his play during the last two seasons, 2012's second-overall pick may be a good bet to lose it by midseason. at MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, New Jersey. Perhaps the door could be open for Mitchel to seize a key job in the sub-package schemes. The only question at safety is: Who will emerge as the natural deputy to Goldson? Their offense continued to stagnate, however, and the Buccaneers quickly regained possession. If he sticks around a little longer and Mitchel impresses, Porter could be primed for the chop. With under 9 minutes remaining, they needed to regain some offensive momentum, but could not, going three-and-out. Get the latest NFL draft news. ", That battle could either free Roberts to spend more time on the outside, or it could even condemn the former, "Very much so," he said. Adding four rookies to the units should help a group Keim notes will also welcome back Adam Hayward. PHI – Riley Cooper 62-yard pass from Sam Bradford (kick failed, wide right), 11:54. WAS – Matt Jones 78-yard pass from Kirk Cousins (Dustin Hopkins kick), 9:52. More important, he smartly used a high draft pick to get an instant contributor and avoid the half-measures that have done nothing to fix the trenches in recent seasons. Veteran DeAngelo Hall seems the most likely candidate, having played the role well in 2012. GB – Mason Crosby 43-yard field goal, 2:54. WAS – Dustin Hopkins 23-yard field goal, 0:00. Murmurs calling for coach Jay Gruden to be fired had begun to escalate. WAS – Dustin Hopkins 20-yard field goal, 7:22. This got them into field goal range. Here's what the Redskins' roster should look like post-draft. Cousins threw one incomplete pass to Crowder before connecting with Garcon for the game-winning touchdown and the 23–20 win. They had to settle for a Dustin Hopkins field goal to make the score 15–6 entering halftime. If Jarrett impresses in camp, one of Thomas or Davis figures not to be around at the start of the new season. Defensive end Chris Baker had other ideas, sacking Ryan on third-and-3 and forcing a fumble, which was recovered by linebacker Will Compton. ATL – Robert Alford 59-yard interception return, 12:15. Washington's next drive had no plays longer than 15 yards, but a 15-yard unnecessary roughness penalty on William Gholston helped them get into Hopkins' range. Roster long shot, but acquitted himself nicely over summer. WAS – Derek Carrier 7-yard pass from Kirk Cousins (Dustin Hopkins kick), 12:12. He … For the Redskins, the heartbreaking loss was the second time in four seasons they had lost to Atlanta in Week 5 by 7 points or fewer. Keim details how the wideout's work in football's third phase stood out during his college days: "Known for blocking and special teams work at Ohio State. TB – Donteea Dye 7-yard pass from Jameis Winston (Connor Barth kick), 11:34. ATL – Matt Bryant 42-yard field goal, 7:07. Sprinkle, even if his roster spot is secure, is trying to make that same leap. Age Exp. He's had three great seasons and that won't change. But while Spencer, Jarrett, Spaight and Mitchel will be factors on kick coverage and blocking duties, a fourth rookie's impact could be even more obvious. TB – Connor Barth 21-yard field goal, 2:24. Alfred Morris runs of 16 and 13 yards got the offense rolling, and Pierre Garçon catches of 14 and 12 yards helped get Washington down to the Eagles' 4-yard line with 35 seconds left. WAS – Kirk Cousins 3-yard run (Dustin Hopkins kick), 9:41. The decision to select Scherff likely leaves Tom Compton and Morgan Moses competing for backup roles at both edges of the line. Kirk Cousins became the first quarterback in NFL history with two game-winning touchdowns in the final 30 seconds of games in the same calendar month, and Jordan Reed had the first multi-touchdown game of his career, but perhaps most importantly, coach Gruden had quieted the doubters by inspiring his team to a historic comeback. Kirk Cousins then ran the ball in for the first rushing touchdown of his career, and Washington led 13–0. NE – Brandon Boldin 18-yard pass from Tom Brady (Stephen Gostkowski kick), 11:28. Teams. When you consider Smith's 6'5", 271-pound frame, along with his rather stiff and limited move skills, Felder's argument begins to make sense. The Falcons now needed to capitalize on the turnover, and advanced the ball to the Redskins' 23-yard line, easily within field goal range. However, on third-and-4 from the Redskins' 22-yard line, inside of Miami kicker Andrew Franks' range, defensive end Jason Hatcher forced a Tannehill fumble that was bobbled all the way back to the Miami 40 and recovered by Redskins rookie outside linebacker Preston Smith. Running back Devonta Freeman and tight end Jacob Tamme helped get the Falcons into field goal range, but Bryant missed a short 38-yard attempt, bouncing the ball off of the right upright. The Buccaneers had to settle for a Connor Barth field goal to make the score 27–21. After driving to their own 38-yard line, Philadelphia got the break they needed, with Bradford connecting with Riley Cooper for a 62-yard score. Two plays later, Bashaud Breeland was called for a horse-collar tackle, which moved the ball from the Redskins' 30-yard line to the 15. With only 36 seconds left, Washington had a first-and-goal from the 6-yard line. Tampa Bay still had a chance to kick a game-winning field goal. The Skins would not get in any rhythm during this game, as Tom Brady and the Patriots controlled the game from start to finish. With a short field, Cousins and the Redskins gained 19 yards, and Redskins kicker Dustin Hopkins booted a career-long 54-yard field goal to tie the game at 10–10 with just over two minutes remaining in the first half. 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