Kirk Cousins attributes one key factor to his improved play over the past few weeks.
The screen pass was very successful against the woeful New Orleans Saints defense, but could the Redskins strike gold with it again against the Carolina Panthers?
Among all of the reasons advanced for the Redskins' struggles on the road the one that makes the most sense is that their slate of games has been a very tough one.
According to Saints tight end Benjamin Watson, a Redskin thanked him last Sunday for helping out his fantasy team this year.
Need to Know: Nuggets from around Redskins Park including DeAngelo Hall on his transition to safety, Trent Williams on Kirk Cousins and Jay Gruden on practice tempo.