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Redskins dominate the Cardinals 24-6, Jay Gruden gets his first opening day win

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The Redskins are 1-0

Washington Redskins v Arizona Cardinals Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images

The Redskins dominated the Cardinals today, holding a 24-0 lead until late in the 4th quarter. There were a lot of question marks heading into today’s game in Arizona, but the Redskins looked good on offense and defense. Chris Thompson, Adrian Peterson, and Jordan Reed all got touchdowns today.

Alex Smith: 21 for 30, 255 yards, 2 TDs; 8 rushes for 14 yards

Adrian Peterson: 26 rushes for 96 yards(3.7 ypc), 1 TD; 2 receptions 70 yards 1 Fumble

Chris Thompson: 5 rushes for 65 yards(13 ypc); 6 receptions for 63 yards, 1 TD

Jordan Reed: 4 receptions for 48 yards, 1 TD