The Redskins defense has had trouble getting takeaways but that may be because the team's offense can't get them a lead.
The Redskins are near the NFL average in stopping teams on third down but they need to tighten up on short yardage.
Need to Know: Redskins Park notes and quotes including Jay Gruden anxious to get his planned receiving corps on the field.
The NFC East got dogged hard by the media at the beginning of the season. Now three of its teams find themselves in the top 15.