This game was quite the roller coaster, as Smith was forced to replace Kyle Allen when he went down with a dislocated ankle. Smith played well on Sunday, though his three interceptions did end up costing Washington the game. “You can’t spot a team 20 points and expect to give yourself a fair chance to win.”. This will be the second time that Smith has come in to replace an injured Kyle Allen this season. 3:56 pm ET, at 4:03 pm ET, at Veteran Giants receiver Golden Tate was a healthy scratch and didn’t travel with the team to Landover, Md., days after shouting into a TV camera during Monday’s loss to Tampa Bay, “Throw me the ball!” The 31-year-old’s wife, Elise, went on social media the following day to complain that her husband was being underutilized despite being open. 4:05 pm ET, at Alex Smith was the guy on Sunday, but there is also Dwayne Haskins who could come in and play as well.

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Alex Smith replaced him. 1 draft pick quarterback, Dwayne Haskins, demoted to street clothes, Smith, who had been victimized in his last appearance a month ago when he came in to replace an injured Allen in a 30-10 loss to the Los Angeles Rams (9 of 17 passing for 37 yards, six sacks), came in Sunday with Washington down 10-0. Seven touchdowns with seven interceptions; 56.8 completion percentage; 6.7 Yards/attempt. It has been 15 months since Washington Redskins quarterback Alex Smith … The New York Giants earned their second win of the season on Sunday, as they downed the Washington Football team by a score of 23-20.

“First, we’ll learn you can’t spot teams 20 points in a half and expect to give yourself a fair chance to win. Former Patriot Ryan Allen had a good day with his new team Sunday.

Smith led a second-half comeback that gave Washington a chance to tie the game or take the lead late, but he threw three interceptions, including two in the fourth quarter.

3:55 pm ET, at A significant injury, but somewhat better than it looked initially on replay. Instead, the Alex Smith Rivera has raved about in practice came out in the second half to give Washington a chance to win by closing the score to 23-20, putting together a far more impressive performance, completing 24 of 32 for 325 yards and his first touchdown pass in 721 days. He has a record of 96-66-1 (yes, a tie). The Hollywood ending fell flat, though, as Smith gave the comeback away with two late interceptions. O captain‼️ Our captain‼ #NYGvsWAS FOX pic.twitter.com/SwrJ95122G. Biden and Dems’ version of ‘healing and unity’ means bowing to their policies, Biden’s tax plan would torpedo growth, hurt low-income Americans. The Washington Times 3:25 pm ET, at Please enable JavaScript and reload this page. Please check the opt-in box to acknowledge that you would like to subscribe. Two years ago, the Redskins made a trade for Alex Smith. Daniel Jones fumble ends the drive and the Giants are forced to punt on 4th and 27. @USAA | #WashingtonFootball, Fought 'til the very end.#WashingtonFootball pic.twitter.com/mdCsTTAVYl. “Very competitive competition.”. Although Dallas almost pulled a huge upset on Pittsburgh, they lost a fourth straight game since Dak Prescott was lost for the season. By The Associated Press The Associated Press, Updated November 8, 2020, 8:55 p.m. Kyle Allen salutes the … Alex Smith’s Contract: How Much Are the Redskins Still Paying the Quarterback? Washington has a chance to take the lead here and they have plenty of time to do so. You also have to give Smith credit for zipping the ball into a tight window. 1 Zags: Gonzaga begins season atop Top 25 for first time, Kentucky Derby and Breeders’ Cup Classic winner Authentic retired, Kyle Allen meets with Washington doctors to discuss surgery, Allen joins the fraternity of wrecked Washington QBs, Early into his career, Daniel Jones has Washington’s number, Chase Elliott earns his first NASCAR Cup title with win at Phoenix, Alabama back on top of Top 25 as Notre Dame moves to No. Rivera told reporters he was pleased with what he saw from Smith, and that he’s now the starter. 3:33 pm ET, at Unfortunately, his three interceptions were just too much to overcome. He is still under contract by the Washington Redskins. It is why in the 6-3 record he led Washington to in 2018, the team led from the start in all six games and were behind in all three losses. P, at Click 3:20 pm ET.

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Terry McLaurin is a legitimate star. As for the Giants, they improve to 2-7, and both of their wins this season have happened to come against Washington. Terry McLaurin is an absolute star, and he again showed why on Sunday with this 68-yard touchdown. Yet it looked as if Washington was playing on two hours rest and the Giants had a season to get ready. These are the dreams and nightmares of the Washington Football fan, which are often difficult to separate. It’s good to Terry McLaurin, go Captain, go! I agree that CBS Sports can send me the "Pick Six Newsletter" newsletter. The Cowboys won all three of those games. Jones is 4-0 against Washington as a pro, and 1-16 against everyone else, dropping 16 straight following a career-opening comeback victory at Tampa Bay.

3:45 pm ET, at That seems like the more logical route given the 35-year-old’s injury woes. Broncos Positioned to Trade for Aaron Rodgers, Randy Moss’ Son Highlights Redskins’ Undrafted Signings, Tampa Bay’s Mayor Apologizes to Tom Brady for Enforcing Coronavirus Restrictions. section: | slug: giants-at-washington-score-giants-defense-holds-off-washington-comeback-for-second-win-of-the-season | sport: football | route: live_blog_single | In his career, which includes long stints in San Francisco and Kansas City in addition to Washington, Smith has thrown for 193 touchdowns and just 101 interceptions.

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Powered by. “I told the players we’ll learn from this,” Rivera said. Hollywood pays money for these kind of stories. A. PLAY.#WashingtonFootball pic.twitter.com/y6jz9Pp7m2, them: Terry McLaurin is overratedus: pic.twitter.com/1I3Pjn5kf1, First career 100-yard game for @Silkysims17! pic.twitter.com/vxaFELdkMJ. © 2004-2020 CBS Interactive. CBS Sports is a registered trademark of CBS Broadcasting Inc. Commissioner.com is a registered trademark of CBS Interactive Inc. site: media | arena: nfl | pageType: stories | It's too easy to say Washington lost just because of Smith's interceptions. This is getting crazy. Peppers said he intended no harm and apologized to Allen. 3:51 pm ET, at Alex Smith is coming in for #WFT, gruesome looking injury to Kyle Allen.pic.twitter.com/iK4pxxc5p2, Alex Smith is in the game after ugly leg injury to Kyle Allen, Ron Rivera Presser: “Is our franchise QB on the roster?”, Ron Rivera answers questions from the media, Washington Vs. New York Giants - Studs and Duds, Daily Slop: Washington Football Media Links Roundup, A daily collection of articles from around the web, Looks Like Someone Has A Sixpack Of The Mondays, Yahoo Washington Football Team Depth Chart, Yahoo Washington Football Team Transactions, NFL Week 9: Monday Night Football New England Patriots vs New York Jets, Pig Pen Podcast: A Chance At Redemption Turns Disastrous, NFL Week 9 Sunday Night Football: New Orleans Saints vs Tampa Bay Buccaneers. By Scott Jennings @ScottJenningsHH Nov 8, 2020, 1:55pm EST / new. A comeback for a 36-year-old quarterback who has not led a Washington team to a comeback win now in 12 games in uniform. Updated Feb 13, 2020 at 12:45pm Getty Quarterback Alex Smith is taking a huge step forward in his recovery. Washington had two chances to come back and either tie the game or take the lead with just over two minutes left, but it was not to be. Not only was McLaurin able to catch this pass in traffic, but he evaded two would-be tacklers and took it all the way to the house. Take a seat. By The Associated Press The Associated Press, Updated November 8, 2020, 8:55 p.m. Kyle Allen salutes the … here for reprint permission. That means it’s Alex Smith time again.

Allen and Haskins will likely compete to be the Day 1 starter. Even when Daniel Jones wasn't able to run out the clock on New York's next drive, Logan Ryan then stepped up and picked off Smith to seal the game. Nobody has lasted very long behind center for this team since Kirk Cousins left. Alex Smith experiences other side of awful injury. ⋅ Philip Rivers was 25 of 43 with 227 yards and one interception in Indianapolis’s home loss to Baltimore, leaving him 4 yards short of passing Dan Marino (61,361) for fifth on the NFL’s career regular-season passing list. The Redskins have a potential out in 2021, as they could release Smith and it would count toward $10,800,000 in dead money on their cap, according to Spotrac. Two years ago, the Redskins made a trade for Alex Smith. 3:41 pm ET, at The NFC East is still completely up for grabs, and Washington even retains second place in the division despite their 2-6 record. By choosing I Accept, you consent to our use of cookies and other tracking technologies. Smith played well on Sunday, though his three interceptions did end up costing Washington the game. Washington hits the road next week, as they are slated to take on the Detroit Lions. Alex Smith experiences other side of awful injury.

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“We’re going to continue to go forward with the setup the way it is,” Rivera said. The franchise gave up Kendall Fuller (who has since come back to the team) and a 2018  third-round pick (DT Malik Jefferson, who was drafted by the Bengals via the pick that the Chiefs traded). Alex Smith gets another chance to come back here. TOP STORIES Get your popcorn. Share All sharing options for: Alex Smith throws first touchdown since leg injury, will start for Washington next week Washington Football Team quarterback Alex Smith (11) in action during an NFL football game against the New York Giants, Sunday, Nov. … Despite being sacked five times, Jones was 23 of 34 for 212 yards, including a 50-yard connection with Austin Mack and a touchdown pass to Evan Engram to build a 17-point halftime lead.

I mean, Rex Grossman and John Beck was a spectacle, but in 2020 we have the comeback movie of the week, Smith, combined with the implosion of the year in Haskins, the 2019 top pick. Washington Football Team quarterback Alex Smith (11) is taken down by New York Giants cornerback Isaac Yiadom (27) in the first half of an NFL football … “As I told the players, we’ll learn from this,” Rivera said.