Redskins Down New England 23-6 - Match Report
|Redskins Down New England 23-6 - Match Report|
The Redskins grabbed a Pre-Season Week 1 victory over the Patriots on Thursday, winning 23-6 at FedExField.
Washington was the ATS victor, as they covered the -2.5-point spread as a favorite. Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 38.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Kirk Cousins completed 9 of 13 pass attempts for 103 yards and 1 TDs for the Redskins in the win.
Roy Finch rushed for 15 yards for New England, while Jonas Gray added 12 yards. Jimmy Garoppolo threw for 157 yards for the Patriots, while receivers Brian Tyms and Josh Boyce had 119 and 30 yards respectively.
Washington outgained New England 387-270 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 26-15 by the Redskins.
New England lost the time of possession battle 39:12-20:48, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.
Next game, Washington takes its act home to face Cleveland looking for another win. For New England, they head home to face Philadelphia.