A morning roundup of what the local and national media have to say about the Washington Football Team on Sunday, Jan. 10, 2021.
All reports, rumors and conjecture are a reflection of the media conversation and are not endorsed or confirmed by the Washington Football Team.
-- The Washington Post's Scott Allen provides four takeaways from Washington's playoff loss to Buccaneers.
-- The Washington Post's Scott Allen also delves into the good and the bad from Washington's postseason game.
-- The Washington Post's Nicki Jhabvala recaps Washington's 31-23 loss to Tampa Bay.
-- The Washington Post's Nicki Jhabvala writes about the friendship Alex Smith and a soldier formed during a shared journey.
-- The Washington Post's Les Carpenter writes that at the end of a remarkable year, Washington's playoff loss felt more like a sign of hope to come.
-- The Washington Post's Barry Svrluga addresses a familiar question after Washington's season comes to an end.
-- The Washington Post's Sam Fortier dives into Taylor Heinicke's legendary performance.
-- The Washington Post's Sam Fortier also addresses Washington's biggest offseason questions.
-- ESPN"s John Keim writes about how Taylor Heinicke's playoff performance earns respect from NFL peers, sports world.
-- ESPN's John Keim writes about how Taylor Heinicke made his case to "be in this league a little longer" with effort vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
-- NBC Sports Washington's Ethan Cadeaux writes about Heinicke on returning to Washington in 2021: 'I'd love to be here'
-- NBC Sports Washington's Ryan Homler recaps what Taylor Heinicke thought of his performance against the Bucs.
-- NBC Sports Washington's Peter Hailey writes that even in loss, what Heinicke did vs. Bucs must be remembered.
-- The Athletic's Rhiannon Walker writes that Ron Rivera's summer reading forecast the challenges of Washington's season. (Subscription)
-- The Athletic's Ben Standig writes about Taylor Heinicke answering Tom Brady's question. (Subscription)
-- The Athletic's David Aldridge ponders what's next for Taylor Heinicke. (Subscription)
-- The Richmond Times Dispatch's Michael Phillips writes about Taylor Heinicke going toe to toe with Tom Brady. (Subscription)
Check out photos of the Washington Football Team during its Wild Card matchup against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. (Photos courtesy of Amanda Bowen/NFL, Emilee Fails/Washington Football Team and Elijah Griffin Sr./Washington Football)
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