Thewere absolutely overwhelming against the Tampa Bay , winning 30-3 on Wednesday night at FedEx Field.
received some rest before the Sept. 9 regular-season opener, leaving the starting role to . The rookie looked quite sharp for most of his appearance, completing 15 of 27 passes for 227 yards to accompany an interception.
Washington's running game was also dynamic, totaling 228 yards.turned some heads with 90 yards and two touchdowns on just 15 attempts, giving Redskins fans hope for a breakout season from the Nebraska product. also showed well, gaining 44 yards on 10 carries.
was productive in his limited time, with two catches that went for 61 yards.
The Washington defense was incredibly smothering throughout the contest. The Redskins surrendered only 31 yards rushing and 160 total on the evening. They also produced three turnovers with a trio ofinterceptions.
New kicker Billy Cundiff looked solid, booting three field goals on four attempts.