A morning roundup of what the local and national media have to say about the Washington Redskins on Wednesday, September 18, 2013.
--One reporter's take on the Redskins defense and how trying to fix past mistakes is hurting the defense in the present.
--Redskins players know that there is no reason to panic despite 0-2 start.
--Answers to burning questions Redskins fans have about the team.
--Execution of assignments will be key for the Redskins as they prepare to face the Detroit Lions this Sunday.
--What you need to know as the Redskins prepare to take on the Detroit Lions this Sunday at FedExField.
--Injury status update of Lions running back Reggie Bush and how his injury might affect the game this Sunday.
--How head coach Mike Shanahan plans to eliminate "silly mistakes."
--The Detroit Lions vs. the Washington Redskins preview.
--A report on quarterback Robert Griffin III comments about leadership and how he should focus more on his own play.
--The Washington Redskins come in at No. 24 on ESPN's power rankings.
--Notes and observations from the Redskins 38-20 loss vs. the Packers.
--Former NFL head coach Tony Dungy says on Dan Patrick's radio program, that Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins might give the Redskins a better chance.
--One reporter's opinion about the 2013 Redskins and despite few roster changes the team is not the same.
--A report about the status of former Redskins quarterback Pat White.
--What is the Redskins' defense biggest problem?
--A look at which Redskins players played and how many snaps they got on Sunday vs. the Packers.
--Head coach Mike Shanahan says that [0-2 start](http://www.the-review.com/ap sports/2013/09/16/shanahan-redskins-start-is-temporary-setback) is a "temporary setback."
--A report that states Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather will be fined by the NFL.
--Redskins wide receiver Josh Morgan relived that his relatives avoided the Navy Yard shooting that took place yesterday.
--Richmond elementary students go shopping with members of the Redskins.
--Quarterback Robert Griffin III knee is one of many concerns for the Redskins.
--Rookie tight end Jordan Reed impressive play leads to more snaps on Sundays.
4) Shanahan on sticking with QB @RGIII: "We've got a lot of confidence in Robert...We're getting better as a football team." #HTTR 5) Shanahan attributes failures in both first halves to: "We need to practice better." #HTTR