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4 takeaways from Redskins late meltdown against Saints

4 takeaways from Redskins late meltdown against Saints

Washington running back Chris Thompson had to be carted off the field Sunday in the team's game against the New Orleans Saints with his right leg in an air cast, according to Kimberly A. Martin of the Washington Post and Adam Schefter of ESPN. They then picked up the two-point conversion as Alvin Kamara walked into the end zone untouched.

The Saints defense stopped Washington again, this time with safety Vonn Bell drilling Kirk Cousins for a sack as time expired.

Kicker Wil Lutz delivered the victory, courtesy of a 28-yard field goal with 7:28 to play in overtime. And the defense crushed the ensuing Redskins drive to send the game to overtime.

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Kamara also passed the 1,000-yard mark in total yards for his rookie season. He went on to cap a 94-yard drive with a 40-yard pass to Ryan Grant and added the scoring pass to Sprinkle.

Thompson entered the game leading Washington in both rushing (277 yards) and receiving (494) and also had scored four touchdowns.

A fourth quarter Saints field goal made it 24-16, but Washington responded with a touchdown that padded the lead to 31-16. A good return by Tommylee Lewis gave New Orleans the ball on the 39, which set up the winning drive.

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Former first-round draft pick Josh Doctson has had his ups and downs over the past year and a half, he now seems to be the developing into the player the Redskins envisioned.

For most of the day, the Washington Redskins were battling toe-to-toe with the New Orleans Saints on their home Mercedes-Benz Superdome turf. The kick was set up by two huge Mark Ingram runs, the first for 20 yards and the second for 31 yards.

It hasn't helped that they lost cornerback Marshon Lattimore to an ankle injury on the opening drive. The Redskins suffered injuries to S Montae Nicholson (concussion protocol) and LG Shawn Lauvo (stinger).

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