It’s December 16, 2012...and the Washington Redskins are in first place. You know how long I have waited to say that?
Go ahead and pinch yourselves Washington Redskins fans, this isn’t a dream.
Your backup quarterback—who was starting his first career game—threw for 329 yards Sunday, and the team’s best player was on the sidelines in street clothes.
Mike Shanahan and his coaching staff made the necessary adjustments going into the second half Sunday, and the offense exploded, the defense created turnovers.
Below are Sunday’s winners and losers.