A morning roundup of what the local and national media have to say about the Washington Football Team on Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2021. All reports, rumors and conjecture are a reflection of the media conversation and are not endorsed or confirmed by the Washington Football Team, presented by Death Wish Coffee.
-- The Washington Post's Sam Fortier writes that Ron Rivera is not ready to alter his expectations ahead of Week 2.
-- The Washington Time's Matthew Paras gives his take on how important Taylor Heinicke's health is to Washington. (subscription)
-- ProFootballTalk's Josh Alper reports on Washington placing Ryan Fitzpatrick on Injured Reserve and signing Jared Norris from the practice squad.
-- NBC Sports Washington's Ethan Cadeaux looks at Terry McLaurin's attitude about playing with so many quarterbacks.
-- NBC Sports Washington's Bijan Todd writes about Ron Rivera's analysis of Daniel Jones.
-- NBC Sports Washington's Peter Hailey writes that Taylor Heinicke has the full support of his teammates.
-- NBC Sports Washington's Peter Hailey also writes about Ron Rivera and Chase Young believing Washington's defense will be better against the Giants.
-- NFL.com's Kevin Patra writes about how Taylor Heinicke has matured ahead of being Washington's starting quarterback.
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