Sep 19, 2012; St. Louis, MO, USA; Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III (10) looks to pass against the St. Louis Rams during the first half at the Edward Jones Dome. Mandatory Credit: Photo by Scott Rovak-US PRESSWIRE

Bengals - Redskins Notes, Facts to Know, & Projected Depth Charts

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Washington is seeking its’ first home win vs. Cincinnati since 1985. The Redskins are also seeking their sixth straight win in a home opener

The Redskins sports the league’s #1 scoring offense at 34.0 ppg, while the Bengals scoring defense is allowing 30.5 ppg, the 29th-worst in the NFL.

Robert Griffin III, who was the second overall pick in the draft, has completed 39 of 55 passes for 526 yards, three touchdowns, one interception and a passer rating of 111.6.  His 9.6 yards per pass attempt leads the NFL.

RB Alfred Morris, the sixth-round pick is the first Redskins running back to post 85-plus-yard games in Weeks 1-2 since Stephen Davis in 1999. After carrying a league-high 28 times for 96 yards and two touchdowns in the opener at New Orleans, he had 16 carries for 89 yards atSt. Louis.

 

 Offense

WR Joshua Morgan or Leonard Hankerson
LT Trent Williams
LG Kory Lichtensteiger
C Will Montgomery
RG Chris Chester
RT Tyler Polumbus
TE Fred Davis or Niles Paul
WR Santana Moss
QB Robert Griffin III
FB Darrel Young
RB Alfred Morris

 Defense

DE Jarvis Jenkins
NT Barry Cofield Chris Baker
DE Stephen Bowen Kedric Golston
OLB Ryan Kerrigan Chris Wilson
ILB London Fletcher Lorenzo Alexander
ILB Perry Riley Keenan Robinson
OLB Rob Jackson
CB DeAngelo Hall Cedric Griffin
SS Brandon Meriweather Reed Doughty
FS Madieu Williams DeJon Gomes
CB Josh Wilson

 Special Teams

PK Billy Cundiff
P Sav Rocca
KO Billy Cundiff
H Sav Rocca
PR Brandon Banks Santana Moss Richard Crawford
KR Brandon Banks Niles Paul Aldrick Robinson
LS Justin Snow

 

Jan 1, 2012; Cincinnati, OH, USA; Cincinnati Bengals defensive end Carlos Dunlap (96) reacts during the first half against the Baltimore Ravens at Paul Brown Stadium. The Ravens won 24-16. Mandatory Credit: David Kohl-US PRESSWIRE

Bengals DE Carlos Dunlap returns after missing the first two games with a knee injury. He has 14 sacks in 24 career games, the highest sack % of any Bengals player.

Starting in the place of the injured CB Leon Hall will be Terence Newman, who has nine career interceptions vs. Redskins, his most against any team.

After two weeks, Andrew Hawkins has 10 receptions on 12 targets for 142 yards and a touchdown. QB Andy Dalton has a QB rating of 143.7 when throwing passes to his speedy receiving option in the slot. Hawks’ 50-yard touchdown last week against the Browns was his first touchdown in his career.

Cincinnati has been whistled for only nine penalties, the second-fewest in NFL.

The Bengals defense is worst unit in the NFL in average yards allowed on first down (8.36). yards allowed per play (7.24).

 

 

Offense
WR 19 Tate,Brandon 85 Binns, Armon
WR 18 Green, AJ 16 Hawkins, Andrew
LT 77 Whitworth, Andrew 73 Collins, Anthony
LG 65 Boling, Clint
C 62 Jeff Faine
RG 68 Zeitler, Kevin
RT 71 Smith, Andre 74 Roland, Dennis
TE 84 Gresham, Jermaine
QB 14 Dalton, Andy 7 Gradkowski, Bruce
FB 36 Pressley, Chris
RB 42 Green-Ellis, BenJarvus 28 Scott, Bernard
 

Defense

LDE 91 Geathers, Robert 96 Dunlap, Carlos
NT 94 Peko, Domata
RDT 97 Atkins, Geno 75 Still,Devon
RDE 93 Johnson, Michael
SLB 99 Lawson, Manny 51 Skuta, Dan
MLB 58 Maualuga, Rey
WLB 55 Burfict, Vontaze 57 Rey, Vincent
LCB 22 Clements, Nate
SS 45 Miles, Jeromy 26 Mays, Taylor
FS 20 Nelson, Reggie
RCB 23 Newman, Terrence 25 Allen, Jason
 

Special Teams

P 10 Huber, Kevin
PK 2 Nugent, Mike
LS 46 Harris, Clark
PR 24 Pacman Jones 16 Hawkins, Andrew 19 Brandon Tate
KR 19 Tate,Brandon 16 Hawkins, Andrew 24 Jones, Pacman

 

 

 

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