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Here's a roundup from all the Redskins media's reaction.Full stats after the jump. Best stat is no major injuries.

The Redskins Blog | Graham Gano Goes 3-for-3, Kicking For Three

Ryan Kerrigan notches first sack - The Insider - The Washington Post
"The guys on the inside did a good job of forcing the quarterback to step up and I was able to come across and get Painter," Kerrigan said after the game.

John Beck begins to validate Shanahans’ belief in him - The Washington Post
COLUMN | Redskins’ QB goes 14 for 17, taking what the defense gives him in directing four scoring drives

Ten observations: Redskins over Colts 16-3 | John Keim

Redskins red zone woes not the 'same old story' - Rich Tandler's Real Redskins
Redskins were actually pretty good last 2 years and multiple playoff teams last year had bad red zone stats.

Redskins rookie report | John Keim | NFL | Washington Examiner
Jenkins has work to do and Dejon Gomes and Niles Paul are looking good for practice squad.

Beck Stirs Up the QB Controversy | NBC Washington
John Beck is making the battle for the starting quarterback position a thrilling one thanks to his performance against the Colts.

Redskins’ running backs take over again - The Washington Post
Behind Tim Hightower and Roy Helu, the Redskins’ rushing attack amasses 215 yards, including two runs of more than 50 yards.

Observation deck: Redskins-Colts - NFC East Blog - ESPN
So that's John Beck, everybody. We've heard so much about him since Washington Redskins coach Mike Shanahan said right after the draft that his belief.

Six Redskins who helped their stock
In the Redskins' 16-3 preseason win over the Indianapolis Colts, a variety of players helped their chances of starting or making the roster..

Danny Woodhead’s head takes a blindside shot - Shutdown Corner - NFL Blog - Yahoo! Sports
This hit is pretty tough to watch...major suspension coming.

Stats from ESPN.com recap:

Team Stat Comparison

 
WSH
IND
1st Downs 22 8
Passing 1st downs
11 4
Rushing 1st downs
9 3
1st downs from Penalties
2 1
3rd down efficiency
6-14 3-12
4th down efficiency
0-0 0-0
Total Plays 69 47
Total Yards 415 150
Passing 200 95
Comp-Att
21-30 12-27
Yards per pass
6.7 3.5
Rushing 215 55
Rushing Attempts
35 17
Yards per rush
6.1 3.2
Red Zone (Made-Att) 1-4 0-0
Penalties 8-58 8-60
Turnovers 1 1
Fumbles lost
0 0
Interceptions thrown
1 1
Defensive / Special Teams TDs 0 0
Possession 36:29 23:31