A morning roundup of what the local and national media have to say about the Washington Football Team on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2020.
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 Football team held practice at the Inova Sports Performance Center in Ashburn, Virginia, on Dec. 04, 2020. (Photos courtesy of Emilee Fails/Washington Football Team)
-- NFL.com's Nate Burleson makes his bold prediction for the Washington-Steelers game.
-- The Washington Post's Les Carpenter writes that Alex Smith's ability to escape a rush will be tested the next two weeks.
-- The Washington Post's Les Carpenter also writes about the value of Washington's free agents.
-- The Washington Post's Nicki Jhabvala writes about how the offensive line will be tested moving forward.
-- The Washington Post's Thomas Boswell writes that Pittsburgh's misshapen schedule has offered Washington a lucky break — and a chance.
-- The Washington Post's Thomas Boswell also gives his perspective on Washington's young stars.
-- ESPN's John Keim writes that Antonio Gibson, while still developing, is making a big impact for Washington.
-- NBC Sports Washington's JP Finlay writes about how Washington's coaches feel about Peyton Barber's yards per carry.
-- NBC Sports Washington's Pete Hailey details how Ike Taylor explained the way to stop Ben Roethlisberger.
-- NBC Sports Washington's JP Finlay also writes about one stat that should have Washington fans concerned.
-- NBC Sports Washington's JP Finlay details Ron Rivera's comparison for Antonio Gibson.
-- NBC Sports Washington's Peter Hailey believes Antonio Gibson could win Offensive Rookie of the Year with a strong December.
-- The Athletic's Mark Bullock reports on how Washington's offensive line has been able to find a rhythm recently. (Subscription)
-- The Athletic's Rhiannon Walker takes a look inside Washington's Week 13 matchup. (Subscription)
-- The Richmond Times Dispatch's writes about Scott Turner growing as a play-caller. (Subscription)
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