Welcome back to the second season of "The 'Skinny," a weekly preview of the local professional football team's upcoming game and opponent. Every Thursday, you can find any and all information* about the Redskins' next opponent in this space.
(*Sometimes, it may be some or most information.)
Game information: Sun., Oct. 19 at 1 p.m. at FedEx Field. Broadcast on CBS.
Last Week: Stop me if you've heard this one before, but the Redskins lost. Again. To whom doesn't matter. (It was Arizona.) Meanwhile, the Titans actually won a game, defeating the Jaguars 16-14.
What's The Skinny?
Oh, you're still here? I commend you on your resolve. They pay me to be here.
Anyway, the Redskins have lost four straight games, three of which were double-digit defeats. The equally mediocre Titans, who just snapped a four-game losing streak of their own, may provide the Redskins with an actual opportunity to win a football game.
My colleague Rick Snider at Washington Post Express has provided five reasons why you should still watch, which are five more than I can think of.
Statistic Of The Week: Washington currently has a 0.4 percent chance of making the playoffs, so there is little to no hope that a win Sunday will catapult it back into contender status.
What They're Saying
"I'm losing track."
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