Home Sports Redskin Bengals Pick Six: Observations from a heartbreaking, odds-defying loss in opener SportsRedskin Bengals Pick Six: Observations from a heartbreaking, odds-defying loss in opener September 14, 2020 4 Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp CINCINNATI — No fans at Paul Brown Stadium to watch the dawning of the Joe Burrow era on Sunday meant there were that many more drinks spilled and remote controls thrown as a game-winning touchdown pass was downgraded to an overtime-forcing chip shot and then reduced again to a blotting out of sunshine, happiness and hope. Randy Bullock’s missed 31-yard field goal with two seconds remaining sealed a 16-13 loss to the Chargers and gave a fanbase well acquainted with gut punches a new way to seethe. Burrow’s performance may not have been perfect, but the stage his teammates set for him certainly was, as they handed the rookie No. 1 overall pick the ball inside his own 20 with 3:08 remaining and no timeouts. But what could have been the birth of a legend instead was a brutal introduction to the franchise’s servitude to the rule of Murphy’s Law. For all things Burrow, Paul Dehner Jr. tracked his every move from the moment he… READ NEWS SOURCE RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR The Nationals are 19-31 again and, this time, it’s embarrassing [NFL: Washington Redskins] – Kickoff Preview | At Arizona Cardinals Washington promotes WR Cam Sims, LB Jared Norris from practice squad Iowa schedule breakdown: A game-by-game look at the Hawkeyes’ path to Indy 49ers’ injury issues worsen: Dee Ford to miss Jets game with a neck injury [NFL: Washington Redskins] – Washington Football Team Elevates WR Cam Sims, LB Jared Norris From Practice Squad [SB Nation: Hogs Haven] – Washington Football Team vs Arizona Cardinals Schedule, TV, Radio, Online Streaming, Odds, and more Nine thoughts on Michigan State’s newly-released nine-game schedule [Fansided: Riggo's Rag] – The most underrated battle in Washington Football Team vs. Cardinals Penn State schedule thoughts: Ohio State on Halloween, toughest stretch and more Connecting the dots of the Falcons’ communication [SB Nation: Hogs Haven] – Daily Slop: Terry McLaurin is outpacing Larry Fitzgerald, De’Andre Hopkins to start career; It would be a long time... LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your comment! Please enter your name here You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.