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Wake Up Washington | Some final takeaways from the weekend


A morning roundup of what the local and national media have to say about the Washington Football Team on Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2021. All reports, rumors and conjecture are a reflection of the media conversation and are not endorsed or confirmed by the Washington Football Team, presented by Death Wish Coffee.

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-- The Washington Post's Sally Jenkins writes that Taylor Heinicke's magic shows that he isn't afraid.

-- The Washington Post's Nicki Jhabvala reports on Washington stunning the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

-- The Washington Post's Barry Svrluga writes about his perspective on how Washington flipped the script.

-- The Washington Post's Scott Allen gives four takeaways from Washington victory against the Buccaneers.

-- The Washington Time's Matthew Paras writes about Washington looking to maintain its pass rush without Chase Young.

-- The Washington Time's Matthew Paras also offers his perspective on Taylor Heinicke.

-- NBC Sports Washington's Matt Weyrich looks at Alex Smith reaching out to Taylor Heinicke.

-- NBC Sports Washington's Peter Hailey writes about the performance of Washington's defense against the Buccaneers.

-- The Richmond Times-Dispatch's Michael Phillips writes that Washington's secondary kept Tom Brady grounded.

-- The Athletic's Ben Standig gives his takeaways from Washington's upset win over the Buccaneers. (Subscription)

-- The Athletic's Ben Standig writes about Washington taking a positive step with a win over Tampa Bay. (Subscription)

-- The Athletic's Rhiannon Walker writes about Washington's defense coming through against the Buccaneers. (Subscription)

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Check out the top photos from the Washington Football Team's 29-19 upset win over Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. (Photos by Emilee Fails and Karlee Sell/Washington Football Team)

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