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Daily Slop: Daryl Johnston: "The Skins need to tackle better." Perry Riley Won Starting Job

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Rex Grossman's Interceptions, As Explained By Washington Redskins Coaches - SB Nation DC
Game by game here's all of Shanny's post-game quotes defending Rex.

Expert's Take: Redskins-Cowboys | John Keim | Washington Examiner
Daryl Johnston: "The Skins need to tackle better. They have not been a great tackling team this year. A lot of the big runs I’ve seen from them are from missed tackles. The biggest thing is, when you’ve got a running back who is on a roll, you better make sure you’re tackling well and continue moving to the ball."

Shanahan: "We Will Get That Running Game Back" " CBS Washington
"This is not an excuse, by no means, but you miss a guy like Kory Lichtensteiger, who probably was the most consistent guy a year ago."

Perry Riley To Remain In Redskins’ Starting Lineup " CBS Washington
Perry Riley has supplanted Rocky McIntosh as a staring inside-linebacker in Washington's 3-4 defense. The second-year player's first start drew stellar reviews.

Phillip Daniels: "I thought Rex had a good game last week...He's got a strong arm he just needs to make smart decisions."

Three to Focus on - Cowboys @ Redskins |
Tyron Smith has been solid in pass protection, with only two negatively graded performances so far this year; however, one of those games was the Week 3 game vs. the Redskins, where Kerrigan beat him for four QB pressures.

Terence Newman is peaking at the right time for the Cowboys | Dallas Cowboys 
Last week against Buffalo, he had two interceptions, including a 43-yarder returned for a touchdown.

Armstrong’s Role About to Expand " CBS Washington
Anthony Armstrong is trying to re-capture his game-breaking abilities of 2010, but he'll need increased playing opportunities to do that. Look for him to play more on Sunday.

Redskins Turn to Veteran in Slot " CBS Washington
Six days after signing veteran wide receiver David Anderson, the Redskins elevated the former Houston Texan to a key role in Washington's offense.

Mike & Kyle Shanahan Talk Dallas " CBS Washington
Ashburn, VA-Both Mike and Kyle Shanahan spoke today as the Redskins held their second full practice of the week as they prepare for the Dallas Cowboys on Sunday.

Tim Hightower begins rehab from ACL surgery - The Insider - The Washington Post
"Mentally, it’s still frustrating. But I think I’m in a lot better place than I was last week," said Hightower,

Redskins notes: Landry calls pain 'manageable' | John Keim | NFL | Washington Examiner
"As of right now it’s just a little sore, I’ll get through it," he said. "It got a little sorer than usual. I can deal with it though. Last year it was unbearable. Now it’s manageable."

The Redskins Blog | Landry Teaches Gomes How To Interview

Meet Gerry Sandusky | NBC Washington
Meet Gerry Sandusky. That's Gerry with a "G". Not a "J". As you can guess, it hasn't been a fun couple of weeks for the sports director for WBAL and the radio voice of the Ravens.

Kyle Shanahan pleased with Rex Grossman’s play - The Insider - The Washington Post
"I know he had two picks, but both of the throws he had, it was the right throw," Shanahan continued. "It’s unfortunate what happened, but I didn’t think the two picks were his fault. But he did a good job of getting rid of the ball and making the right reads."

Which Cowboys’ team will show up Sunday? - The Washington Post
The Cowboys were maddeningly inconsistent during the season’s first half, but appear to be on a roll heading into FedEx Field on Sunday.

Redskins teammates hope Rex Grossman will spark offense vs. Cowboys - The Washington Post
On an offense in need of a spark, receivers like the way the quarterback looks downfield and give them chances to make big plays.

Carlos Rogers, Phillip Daniels and contact lenses - DC Sports Bog - The Washington Post
Former Redskins defensive lineman again reports that former Redskins cornerback received a game- changing offseason eye exam.

Mike Florio and Michael Wilbon on Mike Shanahan’s future - DC Sports Bog - The Washington Post
Because this is about the most boring Redskins season of all time, national pundits are already speculating about the future.

New Child Molestation Claims at Syracuse Rock College Sports | NBC Washington
Coach Boeheim says alleged victims are lying.