The victory was not a pretty one for Redskins fans, but they were able to learn a lot about how an improved team battles when faced with adversity.
As the season unfolds, more can be learned about what is behind the winning play that baffles many analysts who deemed the Redskins cellar dwellers over the summer. Washington has already equaled the projected win total that The Sporting News penciled them down for during the off season.
While those pencils have turned over to erase those marks, it appears a new page was also turned for the Redskins after their second home win of the season. Let's examine what this could mean going forward.