A morning roundup of what the local and national media have to say about the Washington Football Team on Sunday, Nov. 16, 2020.
All reports, rumors and conjecture are a reflection of the media conversation and are not endorsed or confirmed by the Washington Football Team.
Check out photos of the Washington Football Team during its Week 10 matchup against the Detroit Lions. (Photos courtesy of Courtney Rivera/Washington Football Team, Zack Silver/NFL and Troy Anderson/NFL)
-- The Washington Post's Scott Allen provides four takeaways from Washington's loss to the Lions.
-- The Washington Post's Les Carpenter's writes that Alex Smith has been a miracle for Washington. He could be the team's future, too.
-- The Washington's Post Nicki Jhabvala recaps Washington's 30-27 loss to the Lions.
-- The Washington's Post Sam Fortier writes about Chase Young taking ownership of "rookie mistake" that set up Detroit's game-winner.
-- ESPN's John Keim writes that Alex Smith's heroics were not enough in a frustrating Washington loss.
-- NBC Sports Washington's JP Finlay writes about Alex Smith's future in Washington.
-- NBC Sports Washington's Pete Hailey believes that what Chase Young did after his costly penalty is worth highlighting.
-- The Athletic's Ben Standig writes about where Washington is now and where it needs to get to. (Subscription)
-- The Athletic's Rhiannon Walker writes about Alex Smith's career game vs. Detroit. (Subscription)
-- The Athletic's Mark Bullock dives into the big plays Washington's defense allowed Sunday.(Subscription)
-- The Richmond Times Dispatch's Michael Phillips contemplates Washington's future. (Subscription)
-- The Washington Times' Thom Loverro writes about what Alex Smith's inspiring comeback means for his opponents.
-- The Washington Times' Matt Paras writes about Alex Smith's fight is helping a young team grow.
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