Redskins Notes & Quotes: Defense Focused on Shutting Down High Flying Falcons
ASHBURN, VA (CBSDC) — The Washington Redskins have begun preparations for Sunday’s showdown with the undefeated Atlanta Falcons. A win would push the team above .500 five games into the season.
Wondering how to stop one of the highest scoring offenses in the NFL?
So are many on the Redskins defense. Stopping the likes of Matt Ryan, Michael Turner, Julio Jones, Roddy White and Tony Gonzalez is paramount for Washington.
“It’s definitely a potent passing attack,” DeAngelo Hall says. “We’ll try and go out there and do what we do.”
Hall added that they need a total team effort this week to be successful.
“It’s another great challenge for us,” London Fletcher says.
Ryan Kerrigan says on trying to slow the Falcons offense, “It all comes down to stopping the run and then making plays against the pass.”
Listen here to what DeAngelo Hall, Ryan Kerrigan, London Fletcher, Trent Williams, Billy Cundiff, Stephen Bowen, Alfred Morris, Josh Wilson & Darrel Young had to say today during open locker room today.
DeAngelo Hall Open Locker Room Audio
Ryan Kerrigan Open Locker Room Audio
London Fletcher Open Locker Room Audio
Trent Williams Open Locker Room Audio
Billy Cundiff Open Locker Room Audio
Stephen Bowen Open Locker Room Audio
Alfred Morris Open Locker Room Audio
Josh Wilson Open Locker Room Audio
Darrel Young Open Locker Room Audio