Redskins at Rams Week Two Capsule

WASHINGTON REDSKINS (1-0) AT ST. LOUIS RAMS (0-1)

SERIES

REDSKINS RAMS
SERIES LEADER 22-9-1  
STREAKS 2 of past 3 overall & 6 of past 8 on road  
COACHES VS. OPP. Shanahan: 4-3 Fisher: 3-2
LAST WEEK W 40-32 at Saints L 27-23 at Lions
LAST GAME 10/2/11: Redskins 17 at Rams 10. Washington takes 17-0 3rd-quarter lead and holds off late St. Louis comeback attempt in Week 4 victory.
LAST GAME AT SITE 10/2/11
BROADCAST FOX (3:05 PM CT): Chris Myers, Tim Ryan, Jaime Maggio (Field reporter). SIRIUS: 134 (Was.), 93 (StL.). XM: 226 (StL.).

STATS

PASSING Griffin III (R): 19-26-320-2-0-139.9 (1L) Bradford: 17-25-198-1-0-105.1
RUSHING Morris (R): 28-96-3.4-2 (T1L) S. Jackson: 21-53-2.5-0
RECEIVING Garcon: 4-109-27.3-1 (T3C) Amendola: 5-70-14.0-0
OFFENSE 464.0 (1L) 251.0
TAKE/GIVE +3 (T3L) +3 (T3L)
DEFENSE 358.0 429.0
SACKS Hall, Kerrigan: 1 Quinn: 1
INTs Gomes, Doughty: 1 3 tied: 1
PUNTING Rocca: 46.3 Hekker (R): 48.2
KICKING Cundiff: 16 (T1L) (4/4 PAT; 4/4 FG) Zuerlein (R): 11 (2/2 PAT; 3/3 FG)

NOTES

REDSKINS: Traded up with Rams in 2012 NFL Draft to select QB ROBERT GRIFFIN III with No. 2 overall pick. Griffin completed 19 of 26 (73.1 pct.) for 320 yards with 2 TDs & 0 INTs for 139.9 rating. Is 1st QB to pass for 300+ yards, 2+ TDs & 0 INTs in NFL debut. Only QB to pass for 300+ yards & win in debut…Rookie ALFRED MORRIS rushed for 96 yards & 2 TDs in NFL debut. RB EVAN ROYSTER has 100+ rush yards in both NFL starts. Has 245 rush yards (122.5 per game) in his 2 career starts. RB ROY HELU has started 5 games & rushed for 100+ yards in 3 of them…WR SANTANA MOSS aims for 3rd in row vs. StL with rec. TD. In 9/26/10 meeting, had 6 catches for 124 yards (20.7 avg.) & TD. WR PIERRE GARCON had 4 catches for 109 yards & TD (88 yards) last week…LB BRIAN ORAKPO had 2.5 sacks & FF in last game vs. StL. In past 2 meetings, has 3.5 sacks & aims for 3rd in row vs. Rams with sack. Has 28.5 career sacks & needs 1.5 to reach 30. LB RYAN KERRIGAN had sack & FF in only career meeting. Defense had 7 sacks in last game vs. StL. S DE JON GOMES had 1st career INT (49 yards) last week…RAMS: QB SAM BRADFORD had 105.1 rating last week, his 4th career game with 100+ rating. Won 1st NFL game vs. Was. (9/26/10)…RB STEVEN JACKSON had 252 scrimmage yards in 12/24/06 meeting with 150 rush & 102 rec. yards. Also had rush & rec. TD in that contest. Since 1960, is 1 of 6 players in NFL with 150+ rush yards, 100+ rec. yards, rush TD & rec. TD in same game. Since 2006, averages 114.4 scrimmage yards per game (9,952 yards, 87 games), most in NFL (min. 60 games)…WR-KR DANNY AMENDOLA had 6 catches (56 yards) in his last game vs. Was. Had 5 catches for 70 yards in Week 1. WR BRANDON GIBSON had TD catch last week…DE CHRIS LONG has 10 sacks in past 11 games with sack in 7 of past 11. In past 13 home games, Long has 13 sacks. Has sack in 10 of past 13 games at home. LB JAMES LAURINAITIS had INT in last game vs. Was. Is only NFC player with 8+ sacks (8) & 5+ INTs (5) since 2009. CB CORTLAND FINNEGAN had 31-yard INT-TD last week, his 1st game with StL. Rookie CB JANORIS JENKINS had 1st career INT (34 yards) in NFL debut.


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