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Washington Redskins Gameday Clips: 8/20

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A roundup of what the local and national media have to say about the Washington Redskins before their second preseason game against the Detroit Lions.

All reports, rumors and conjecture are a reflection of the media conversation and are not endorsed or confirmed by the Washington Redskins.

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The Washington Redskins and Detroit Lions have met 18 times during the regular season. Here's a look back at some of those games.

-- CSN Mid-Atlantic's Tarik El-Bashir has five things to watch tonight between the Redskins and Lions. 

-- CSN Mid-Atlantic's Rich Tandler added to his beat reporter credential by providing a weather forecast for tonight's game.

-- Tandler also thinks these five players have locked up a roster spot.  

-- The Washington Times' Todd Dybas wants to see what the young cornerbacks can do with increased playing time. 

-- ESPN's John Keim lists areas quarterback Robert Griffin III needs to work on

-- Keim also thinks right tackle Morgan Moses will get a good test tonight against Ezekiel Ansah. 

-- Keim will be keeping an eye on how Colt McCoy and Kirk Cousins perform as well. 

-- The Washington Post's Scott Allen writes about a prediction website that lists the differences in playoff chances when Griffin III and Cousins are starting. 

-- The Washington Post's Liz Clarke thinks the Redskins will find an offensive identity in the ground game

-- Clarke also has this piece on how linebacker Junior Galette already feels at home with the Redskins. 

-- DetroitLions.com has five things their keeping track of on their end. 

-- PrideOfDetroit.com had a Q&A discussion about the two teams with HogsHaven.com. 


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