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The Redskins outscored the Browns 28-7 in the second half on their way to a 38-21 win over host Cleveland on Sunday. Kirk Cousins threw for 329 yards and two TDs in place of Robert Griffin III.
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The Redskins would earn the NFC's No. 4 seed if the playoff started today, and can even clinch a playoff berth Sunday.
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The Redskins won their fifth game in a row and now lead the NFC East with two games left to play. Here are our five takeaways from Sunday's victory over the Cleveland Browns.
The Washington Redskins are in control of a three-way tie atop the division and will clinch the NFC East if they add two more victories to their current five-game win streak.
Washington was able to pull off a comeback victory behind backup quarterback Kirk Cousins.
Kirk Cousins was excellent filling in for an injured Robert Griffin III in a 38-21 Redskins victory over the Browns.
Redskins offensive linemen Will Montgomery and Tyler Polumbus left Sunday's game against the Browns with injuries. Montgomery suffered an MCL sprain and will have an MRI. Polumbus sustained a concussion.
Redskins center Will Montgomery suffered a knee injury on Sunday, becoming the second Washington offensive lineman to leave the game.
The Redskins have overcome a slow start to take a three-score lead over the Browns in the fourth quarter.
Redskins OT Tyler Polumbus suffered a concussion early in the third quarter against the Browns on Sunday, and won't return to the game.
The Redskins need to pick it up in the second half to avoid losing to the Browns and missing a big opportunity to gain ground in the NFC playoff race.
Redskins backup LB Lorenzo Alexander was hurt while making a tackle late in the second quarter of the team's game against the Browns.
Without RGIII, the Redskins have their work cut out for them against the Browns, who have come to play on Sunday.
The Redskins are hoping to keep the good times rolling against the Browns on Sunday.
London Fletcher did not practice Friday, putting the linebacker's consecutive games played streak at risk to come to an end on Sunday.
RGIII is questionable for Sunday's game against the Browns. If Griffin is unable to play, Kirk Cousins will fill in at QB.
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London Fletcher, Robert Griffin III and Trent Williams were limited during Thursday's practice session.
Washington Redskins offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan spoke to the media on Wednesday about Robert Griffin III chances of playing on Sunday.
Robert Griffin III was able to practice on Wednesday and feels more confident about his chances of playing Sunday against the Cleveland Browns.
With three games to go, the veteran wideout is happy to be on the other side of the playoff conversation.
Alfred Morris has been nominated for the NFL Rookie of the Week for his contributions in the Redskins' Week 14 victory over the Baltimore Ravens.
The Redskins are just outside the NFC playoff picture, but Washington will need to win on the road this week if they want to keep pace.
Redskins will get a better feel of quarterback's status on Thursday, according to a source.