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'Beat the guy in front of you and let's execute' | Mission Debrief
In this segment, Julie Donaldson sits down with Logan Paulsen and Santana Moss to talk about Washington's first and second down executions as well as how can the team can better avoid pressure on the offense.
'Fill it all the way up!' | Half full or half empty?
While the team takes advantage of their bye week, the crew reflects on the season so far and shares whether they think the glass is half full or half empty for different position groups on the team!
'You just want to make it definitive' | Field Pass
London Fletcher and Logan Paulsen hit the practice bubble for a field pass to break down zone reads.
'I enjoyed everything about it' | Favorite Washington memories
Julie Donaldson is joined by Logan Paulsen and Fred Smoot to share their favorite memories while playing in Washington.
'If they make some of these plays it's a win' | Film Room
Logan Paulsen and Fred Smoot go into the film room to talk about what the Commanders can improve upon when going up against the Giants next Sunday.
Command Center | Episode 76
As the bye week continues for Washington, Julie Donaldson is with Logan Paulsen and Fred Smooooot as they put the Commanders season in perspective and evaluate Washington's different position groups as a push for the playoffs nears (2:48). Plus, with the next game coming against the New York Giants once again, Logan and Smoot take a look at the film to find out where the Commanders can improve from last Sunday against their rivals (7:05). Next, with Washington facing their fair share of mobile quarterbacks this season, London Fletcher goes to the practice field to coach up Logan on a linebackers defensive assignment for stopping the read option (13:41). Finally, Julie asks Logan and Smoot to relieve some of their favorite memories about playing for the Burgundy and Gold (18:36).
'We need a better analogy' | Tie takes
The crew shares their opinions on ties in overtime and what they think would be the best solution.
'We have playmakers!' | Mission Debrief
Julie Donaldson is joined by Logan Paulsen and Fred Smoot for a mission debrief about the tie against the New York Giants on Sunday.
'Excellent play by him' | Film room
Logan Paulsen and Fred Smoot head into the film room to talk about Terry's one-handed touchdown and some other key plays on Sunday in the tie against the Giants.
Command Center | Episode 75
Well, this feels weird. Not a loss, but not a win in the Big Apple. Julie Donaldson is joined by Logan Paulsen and Fred Smooooot to talk about the tie. First, highlights an analysis from the Washington perspective from Sunday's matchup against the Giants (2:12). Then, it's "Mission Debrief" time as the crew discusses what you can take away from the stalemate to use moving forward and what matchups the Commanders can key on after the bye when they see New York again (7:34). Next, Logan and Smoot go into the film room to talk all about Terry McLaurin and Jahan Dotson and how they carved up the Giants on Sunday (12:55). Finally, the crew debates on what the NFL should do about the awkward tie (19:15).
Command Center | Episode 74
The Commanders look to keep their winning streak alive this week in the big apple and Julie Donaldson is with Logan Paulsen and Santana Moss give you everything you need for the Week 13 matchup conference clash with the Giants. First, the crew previews the top matchups we expect to see on Sunday including how Washington can slow down Saquon Barkley (3:43). Then, defensive tackle Daron Payne has already set a career high in sacks this season and he joins London Fletcher after practice to discuss his strong play on the field and how he can carry that momentum into the Meadowlands (7:30). Next, Washington Branded has more fresh content as current TE Logan Thomas and former Washington TE Vernon Davis have a chat about how it feels to catch touchdowns in the NFL (12:50). Senior writer Zach Selby goes "Behind Enemy Lines" to get an inside report from New York on how the Giants are preparing for the Commanders rolling into their yard on Sunday (17:12). Finally, Logan and Santana give the "Key to Winning" and exactly what Washington needs to do to keep their streak alive in New York (20:07).
'The ground game has been a key for us this season' | Behind enemy lines
Senior writer Zach Selby goes behind enemy lines and talks with Giants senior writer and editor Michael Eisen to discuss what the Commanders need to expect when going up against Giants for the first time this season.
'Force them to pass the ball' | Keys to Winning
In this segment, Logan Paulsen and Santana Moss share their keys to winning against the Giants this Sunday.
'I think our secondary is up for the challenge' | Inside the matchup
Julie Donaldson is joined by Logan Paulsen and Santana Moss to go inside the matchup to talk about what the biggest competitions to watch will be in the upcoming game against the Giants.
'A competition on the whole D-Line' | One-on-One with Daron Payne
London Fletcher is joined by Daron Payne for an interview after he's been making his presence felt on the defense throughout the last 12 games this season while setting new career highs.
'The game has changed a lot' | Field Pass
London Fletcher and Santana Moss hit the practice field to break down how the team is preparing for the Giants.
'Staying true to my preparation' | One-on-One with Brian Robinson Jr
Julie Donaldson sits down with Brian Robinson Jr after achieving multiple career highs in the win over the falcons.
'Offensively we found a way to just have a rhythm' | Winning in Washington
In this segment, Julie Donaldson, London Fletcher, and Santana Moss talk about the biggest reasons for the Commanders' success in the last 7 games.
Command Center | Episode 73
The Commanders have found themselves in the middle of the NFC playoff race! Julie Donaldson is joined by London Fletcher and Santana Moss to give their insights on what has gone into the Commanders winning streak (2:00). Then, Logan Paulsen and Fred Smooooot are inside the film room to breakdown how Scott Turner is playing chess (not checkers) and keeping opposing defensives guessing with creative play calling (5:56). Next, rookie running back Brian Robinson Jr. sits down with Julie as he reflects on his first 100 yard rushing effort in the NFL, how the ground game is running on all cylinders, and give some insights on the big hat! (11:27) Next, London and Santana go to the practice bubble to get an exclusive look at how Washington is preparing for their big game against the Giants in New York this Sunday (15:06). Finally, the crew talks about what tips and tricks they have learned from their playing days to secure a victory over the Giants (19:47).
'I picked a goat!' | QBs by the numbers
In this segment, Julie Donaldson, Logan Paulsen and Fred Smoot look at quarterback stats from around the league and choose what they think looks best.
Command Center | Episode 72
Victory Monday and Big Hats (they're funny)! The Commanders are on a hot streak and Julie Donaldson is joined by Logan Paulsen and Fred Smoooooot to give you all the highlights from Washington's win over Atlanta (2:37). Then, it's Mission Debrief time as the crew breakdown what facets of the game the Commanders excelled at to ensure the victory (7:47). Next, Logan and Smoot go inside the film room to look at James Smith-Williams and how his in game adjustment made a huge impact on the Commanders goal line stand (12:52). Then, Taylor Heinicke only cares about the wins and the crew looks at some of the QB stat leaders from Week 12 and how acquiring flashy passing yards may not mean as much as controlling the time of possession (19:12).
'Go get the ball, no hesitation' | Film room
Logan Paulsen and Fred Smoot go inside the film room to break down the impact of the Commanders defense in the Week 12 win over the Falcons.
'We are watching a player come into his own right now' | Mission Debrief
The crew (Julie Donaldson, Logan Paulsen, and Fred Smoot) give their mission debrief after the Commanders win over the Falcons.
Command Center | Episode 71
The Commanders look to create a streak with the 5-6 Atlanta Falcons coming into town on Sunday! Julie Donaldson is joined by Logan Paulsen and Santana Moss to go inside the matchups they expect to see play out in FedExField this coming weekend (3:59). Then, London Fletcher is joined by Kendall Fuller for an interview discussing his first career touchdown, the defense, and what they're expecting from the Atlanta Falcons (8:14). Later, Logan and Santana go into the film room to break down how well the team is strategizing in their run game (13:48). Finally, with the team needing success to get into the playoffs, Santana and Logan share their keys to winning (18:49).
Command Center | Episode 70
There is plenty for Washington to be thankful for with 5 of their last 6 games ending in a victory. Julie Donaldson is joined by Logan Paulsen and Fred Smooooot as they are cooking up a recipe for the Commanders to continue the success (2:19). Plus, Washington's defense is surging up the league rankings as of late and one of the reasons has been the play of 2nd year linebacker Jamin Davis. He joins Julie in the studio to discuss his growth and his adjustment to wearing the green sticker on game days (8:33). Next, London Fletcher and Santana Moss give you an exclusive look at Chase Young back on the practice field and how the team is preparing for the upcoming matchup against the Atlanta Falcons (12:40). Finally, Logan and Smoot hit the field to draw up the perfect play that's sure to carve up the defenses in your Turkey Bowl (18:32). So make room for another helping of Command Center!