Jordan Reed

Quarterback Josh McCown #12 of the Chicago Bears is hit by linebacker Perry Riley #56 of the Washington Redskins in the second quarter at FedExField on October 20, 2013 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Durkin’s Rapid Reaction: Battered Bears Come Up Short

The bye week couldn’t arrive a better time for a battered Bears team.

670 The Score–10/20/2013

Roy Helu, Jr. #29 of the Washington Redskins rushes for a touchdown against the Chicago Bears in the second quarter at FedExField on October 20, 2013 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Redskins Outscore, Outlast Bears, McCown 45-41

The Chicago Bears and Washington Redskins moved the ball in the second half as if it were a game of 7-on-7, with Josh McCown shaking off two seasons of regular-season inactivity while trying to keep pace with Robert Griffin III.

10/20/2013

Robert Griffin III. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Durkin: Know Your Opponent – Washington Redskins

Not much has gone right for the Redskins in 2013.

670 The Score–10/16/2013