Redskins Vs. Saints

At long last, the Robert Griffin III era began for the Washington Redskins. Here's how it unfolded.

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Jimmy Graham celebrates his first quarter touchdown, which put the Saints on top, 7-3
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Robert Griffin III celebrates his 88-yard touchdown pass to Pierre Garcon.
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Aldrick Robinson celebrates his second-quarter touchdown, which put Washington on top, 17-7.
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Robinson and Josh Morgan (right) continue the celebration
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Martez Wilson blocks Sav Rocca's punt just before halftime.
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Courtney Roby returned the blocked punt for a touchdown to make the halftime score 20-14 in Washington's favor.
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Jimmy Graham and DeJon Gomes battle for a fumble in the end zone in the second quarter.
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The ball eventually went for a touchback.
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Roy Helu puts his head down.
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Ryan Kerrigan sacks Drew Brees in the second half.
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Alfred Morris (with ball) rushed for 96 yards on 28 carries.
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DeJon Gomes intercepts a pass in the fourth quarter with Washington leading 33-25. The subsequent return would set up the clinching score.
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Robert Griffin III celebrates Washington's season-opening win.
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