Redskins rookie RB Samaje Perine scored his first NFL touchdown on a dumpoff pass from Kirk Cousins. The Redskins had 3 and 1 on the 1 yards line and Perine took the pass into the endzone to give the Redskins a 14-0 lead. Chris Thompson is listed as the starter with Rob Kelley out with an ankle injury, but Perine was expected to get an increased amount of touches today. He currently has 3 rushes for 11 yards, along with 2 catches for 19 yards.
WATCH! Samaje Perine scores first NFL TD!
The rookie gets his first score to give Redskins 14-0 lead