Wendell Smallwood Made The Most Of A Bigger Workload Vs. San Francisco

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Wendell Smallwood Made The Most Of A Bigger Workload Vs. San Francisco
Wendell Smallwood Made The Most Of A Bigger Workload Vs. San Francisco

Wendell Smallwood could hear the squish from the ground as he trotted onto field and entered the huddle for the first time against the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday. Smallwood had watched starting running back Adrian Peterson rip his way through the NFL's second-best defense seven straight times as the rain continued to pour on an already wet and sloppy field. Now, with the Redskins facing a 2nd-and-7 from the 49ers' 40-yard line, it was his turn to make a splash. Keenum snapped the ball and immediately tossed it to Smallwood for an outside zone play. It quickly became apparent that it was going to work; as right tackle Morgan Moses dove at 49ers safety Jaquiski Tartt, causing him to stumble

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