Redskins at Rams NFL Week Four Capsule

  REDSKINS RAMS
SERIES LEADER 21-9-1  
STREAKS   3 of past 4
COACHES VS. OPP. Shanahan: 3-3 Spagnuolo: 1-1
LAST WEEK L 18-16 at Cowboys L 37-7 vs. Ravens
LAST GAME 9/26/10: Redskins 16 at Rams 30. St. Louis scores 16 consecutive points in 2nd half, fueled by 3 4th-quarter FGs by Josh Brown (37, 29, 36).
LAST GAME AT SITE 9/26/10
BROADCAST FOX (12:00 PM CT): Chris Myers, Tim Ryan.  Westwood One Radio: Howard David, Tony Boselli. SIRIUS: 148 (Was.), 138 (StL.).  XM: 231 (StL.).

STATS

PASSING Grossman: 68-114-846-5-3-86.4 Bradford: 55-108-685-2-1-73.3
RUSHING Hightower: 59-209-3.5-1 C. Williams: 50-202-4.0-0
RECEIVING Moss: 16-207-12.9-1 B. Gibson: 12-157-13.1-1
OFFENSE 361.7 315.3
TAKE/GIVE 0 -2
DEFENSE 338.0 426.3
SACKS Kerrigan (R), Neild (R): 2 Long: 3
INTs 3 tied: 1 Mikell: 1
PUNTING Rocca: 43.4 Jones: 44.9
KICKING Gano: 24 (6/6 PAT; 6/9 FG) Jo. Brown: 18 (3/3 PAT; 5/6 FG)

NOTES

REDSKINS: QB REX GROSSMAN is 1-0 vs. StL (12/11/06, w/ Chi.), completing 13 of 23 (56.5 pct.) for 200 yards with 2 TDs vs. 0 INTs for 114.4 rating. In career as starter, when Grossman has 100+ rating, his teams are 8-0. Has 102.1 rating in 4th quarter… RB TIM HIGHTOWER has 334 scrimmage yards (111.3 per game; 273 rush, 61 rec.) & 2 rush TDs in past 3 at StL. Has rush TD in 4 of 6 career meetings. In past 2 at StL with 14+ att., has 219 yards (109.5 per game) & TD. When he has 15+ att. (incl. playoffs), his teams are 7-1 (2-0 with Was.). RB ROY HELU leads NFL rookies (91 yards, 16 att.) averaging 5.7 yards per carry (min. 10 att.)…TE FRED DAVIS ranks 3rd in NFC among TEs with 214 rec. yards. WR SANTANA MOSS had 6 catches for 124 yards (20.7 avg.) & TD in last meeting. Since start of 2005, TE CHRIS COOLEY is 4th among TEs with 389 catches & 4,386 yards…S OSHIOMOGHO ATOGWE played 1st 6 years with StL (2005-10) & faces former team for 1st time. LB BRIAN ORAKPO had sack in last meeting. Ranks 3rd among players who began career in 2009 with 20.5 sacks. Rookie LB RYAN KERRIGAN aims for 3rd in row with sack. Ties for NFL rookie lead with 2 sacks…RAMS: Have won 3 of past 4 in series…QB SAM BRADFORD won only career start vs. Was. Aims for 6th win in past 10 home starts…In 12/24/06 meeting, RB STEVEN JACKSON had 252 scrimmage yards & 2 TDs. Rushed for 150 yards with TD & caught 6 passes for 102 yards & TD. Since 2006, averages 116 scrimmage yards per game (8,469 yards, 73 games), most in NFL (min. 50 games). RB CADILLAC WILLIAMS had 122 rush yards in 11/19/06 game vs. Was. (with TB). His teams are 8-1 when he has 100+ rush yards…WR DANARIO ALEXANDER is averaging 30 yards per catch (150 yards, 5 catches). WR BRANDON GIBSON aims for 11th home game in row with 3+ rec. Had 34-yard TD catch last week. Leads club with 12 catches & 157 rec. yards. WR MIKE SIMS-WALKER is 2nd on team with 10 rec. (133 yards)…DE JAMES HALL aims for 3rd in row vs. Was. with sack. LB CHRIS CHAMBERLAIN had 1st career sack in Week 3. DE CHRIS LONG ties for 7th in NFL with 3 sacks. Aims for 4th in row with sack. Has sack in 5 of past 6 games.


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