Pulse Report: Redskins at at Buccaneers

Pulse Report: Redskins at at Buccaneers
August 30, 2013, 11:00 am
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Here are some of the social highlights from the Redskins' 30-12 win over the Buccaneers:

With preseason coming to a close, we asked fans to describe the first three preseason games in just one word:

After watching Dr. Andrews talk with RGIII before the game, anticipation was building for what the official word would be after the game. As would be expected, Redskins fans were very excited:

The offense started out with a bang as Pat White connected with Dez Briscoe for a 66 yard gain:

Evan Royster was fighting hard early to earn a roster spot, and began with a touchdown run to give the Skins a 7-0 lead:

But Royster wasn't done yet, and minutes later produced a 36-yard rush up the gut:

Not to be outdone, in the closing seconds of the first quarter Chris Thompson took a Bucs punt 69 yards to the house to give the Redskins a 17-0 lead:

The Bucs got on the board in the second when Pat White was picked off by fellow Mountaineer Najee Goode who returned 37 yards for the touchdown:

The Redskins rookies continued to shine as David Amerson picked off Mike Glennon late in the second and picked up 35 yards on the return:

Pat white showed his mobility with a 7 yard touchdown run as the half came to a close:

With a 27-6 lead at the half, Redskins fans loved what they were seeing so far:

Kai Forbath capped of a perfect 7-for-7 preseason with a 47 yard field goal to open up the Redskins' lead to 30-9:

With that, the Redskins finished preseason 4-0 overall with a 30-12 victory over the Bucs

After the game, everyone was eagerly anticipating word from Coach Shanahan on what Dr. Andrews had to say about Robert Griffin III, but RGIII beat Coach to the punch:

Other Redskins were very happy to have wrapped up an undefeated preseason and were ready to get started with the regular season: