Cundiff connects as Redskins edge Bucs, 24-22

7:13 PM, Sep 30, 2012   |    comments
Sept. 30, 2012; Tampa FL, USA; Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III (10) runs past Tampa Bay Buccaneers cornerback Eric Wright (21) for a touchdown during the first half at Raymond James Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matt Stamey-US PRESSWIRE
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Tampa, FL (Sports Network) - Billy Cundiff connected on a 41-yard field goal in the closing seconds of the fourth quarter to lift the Washington Redskins over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, 24-22, on Sunday.

Cundiff missed kicks of 41, 57 and 31 yards before drilling the game-winner for Washington (2-2), which was coming off back-to-back losses.

Robert Griffin III threw for 323 yards on 26-of-35 efficiency and added a rushing touchdown in the win. Alfred Morris carried the ball 21 times for 113 yards and a score for the Redskins.

Josh Freeman completed 24-of-39 passes for 299 yards with a touchdown and an interception for the Buccaneers (1-3), who dropped their third straight game and are heading into their bye week.

Mike Williams had four receptions for 115 yards for Tampa Bay, while Vincent Jackson finished with six catches for 100 yards and a touchdown in defeat.


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