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. welcome back to geico sports extra,last week it was the red zone this week it is the third downs that hit the redskins. 2 for 10 on third don convigs. the first time they converted was in the 4th quarter. it killed any momentum jason campbell had established. t another day of offensive struggles for the redskins. >> we move the ball well, last game we didn't finish in the red zone and today come up short on a couple of third downs. it seemed like every game is something. but we just got to push through. >> so now you know how the offense did today what about the defense. the lions 154 yards on the
ground their highest total of the year. also matthew stafford and company 227 yards through the air another season high. the previous in week 1, 198 yards. remember defense wins championships. albert haynesworth he has not been spelling with the media. his playing will do all the talking. he sacked matthew stafford but it came at a price as he suffered a right hip flexor injury. that was not the end of the day for haynesworth he would return in the 3rd quarter. he had two tackles and one sack all in a day's work for the 100 million-dollar man. another bright spot on the defense was player ryan a rap 0. number 98 picking up his first nfl sack in the 3rd quarter to stop a lions driver he had four tackles on the day. our geico 15 minutes of fame takes us to baltimore. the ravens hosting the browns. joe flacco throws for derrick mason who retired during the offseason and decided to come back. good decision.
look the 35-year-old. he still has some pretty nasty moves. mason goes 75 yards for the explore. 5 catches for a hundred. 18 yards in the ravens 44-3 win. it's time for our second break. when we return michael vick returns to the football field for the first time since 2006. we will show you some of his welcome backto nfl moments in today's eagles game. geico sports extra will return in two minutes and 5 seconds. welcome to sprint's now network. population: 49 million. right now, 25,000 sprint nfl mobile live users are listening to live gameday audio. 600 are listening at the game. 2,900 fantasy owners conveniently waited until now to text their opponent their star player has a bye week. - good game. - and 1,600 players - ( whirring ) - are drinking 32,000 cups of gatorade while 80 gallons are being saved for an unexpected bath. for more nfl now join 1.5 million nfl mobile live users.
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four starter were hurt including michael vick was eligible to play for the first time since 2006. vick picks up 7 yards on this run his only run of the day he was 0-2 for the air. he was taking some big licks. welcome back to the nfl buddy. 2nd quarter the eagles lead by a score back up quarterback kevin coal finds sean jackson. he makes a couple of nice moves and has nothing but an open field ahead of him. dive in. i'll give him a 10 but just for doing a split. 64 yards for that touchdown. eagles rout the chiefs 34-14. elsewhere the giants at the winless bucks 1st quarter no score brandon jacobs wide open he's in for the 6-yard score. giants lead 7-0. 2nd quarter same score. giants in scoring position again this time eli manning takes to the air.
14-zip g men. 4th quarter. giants lead 17-0 when eli sends a fade to corner for moss. they silencthe bucs 24-0. when we return some final words from jason campbell. what he's feeling where to go from here. geico sports extra will return in 2 minutes and 45 seconds. boss: so word's gettin' out that geico can help people save in even more ways - on motorcycle insurance, rv, camper, boat insurance. nice work, everyone. exec: well, it's easy for him. he's a cute little lizard. gecko: ah, gecko, actually - exec: with all due respect, if i was tiny and green and had a british accent i'd have more folks paying attention to me too... i mean - (faux english accent) "save money! pip pip cheerio!" exec 2: british? i thought you were australian. gecko: well, it's funny you should ask. 'cause actually, i'm from - anncr: geico. fifteeminutes could save you fifteen percent or more on car insurance.
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. welcome back, get your phones out it's time for the redskins can't miss play of the game presented by sprint. text your vote to 573447 for a chance to win spicts ticket to the redskins home game. if you like that play, text wash 1 to 57447. play number 2 3rd quarter jason campbell hooks you with santana moss who takes it the distance 57 yards for the touchdown. part of a career high 178 yards receiving for moss. if you like that play text wash
2 to 57447. play number 3 just over 6 minutes left the lions lead 13- 7. matthew stafford rolls left fires the deep to bryant johnson in the end zone. chris horton takes him out he's called for pass interference that led to the lions game winning touchdown if you like that play texas wash 3 to 57447. play one stafford touchdown pass text wash 1 to 57447. play 2 moss touchdown text wash 2 to 57447. and play three the horton pass interference text wash 3 to 5747redskins suffered one of their most difficult losses in recent memory in detroit. jason campbell sums president up best. >> just don't know in games like this. it was weird, at the same time it was upsetting. but we got to bounce back we
got the stick together we got to continue to push each other encourage each other and find a way. we got to battle through the tough times right now. it's tough. >> it's going to be a tough week for the redskins as well. it starts tomorrow at redskins park with practice. but the good news is the skins hope host the buccaneers next weekend. that's all the time we have for geico sports extra. to our viewers for joining us tonight. before we leave you the sights and sounds of a great sunday in the nfl. good night everybody. meet the volkswagen jetta.
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