When Washington beat Atlanta in Week Four, quarterback Taylor Heinicke s performance was a significant reason why. He threw four 290 yards and three touchdowns in the contest, including finding J.D. McKissic for the game-winning 30-yard touchdown with 33 seconds left. But since then, things haven’t gone so well for Washington s quarterback. He completed only 48 [more]
Washington RB Antonio Gibson (shin) did not practice on Wednesday. It's unclear if he'll continue playing through the stress fracture in his shin on Sunday vs. the Packers. His absence would mean increased roles for RBs J.D. McKissic and Jaret Patterson.
Washington RB Antonio Gibson was in and out of Sunday's game vs. the Chiefs with trouble with the stress fracture in his shin. "We'll see how he is," HC Ron Rivera said afterward. "We did take him out of the game because he was struggling with it. ... We'll see how he is tomorrow morning." This issue figures to linger throughout the season for Gibson. RBs J.D. McKissic and Jaret Patterson could both be in for expanded roles at some point.
Watch the best play ever from Week 4 where Washington Football Team quarterback Taylor Heinicke leads his team to victory over Atlanta, throws game-winning TD pass. Taylor Heinicke ad-libbed a 30-yard touchdown pass to J.D. McKissic with 33 seconds remaining, rallying the Washington Football Team to a 34-30 victory over the Atlanta Falcons. This game is streaming live on the Yahoo Sports mobile app, or on NFL.com
J.D. McKissic's impact on Washington's offense isn't always as visible as his game-winning TD on Sunday.