I mean I think most expected their secondary to be much worse today, no?
George McPhee....The Teflon GM. 15 years of failure and counting....
6 - Number of playoff series the Capitals have won since George McPhee took over as General Manager in 1997 (which makes him the third-longest-tenured GM in the League), three of which came in McPhee's first season on the job.
Best Other Stats: According to Fox, no rookie quarterback had led his team to at least 40 points since 1950.
Best Other Other Stat: Also according to Fox, Robert Griffin III’s 320 passing yards were the second-most ever from an NFL rookie in week 1. And according to Neil Greenberg, the last time a Redskins rookie had a QB rating over 135 while also passing for at least 200 yards was Norm Snead in 1961.
Worst Commentary: “This is shocking to me to see in a Danny Smith-coached team,” Daryl Johnston said, after that blocked punt. I mean, I don’t have the stats in front of me, but I’m pretty sure the Redskins had 5,000 kicks blocked last season.