Prez wrote on Jan 7, 2013, 18:59: I would have put Cousins in after the first quarter if I were Shanahan. Playing through pain is all well and good but RG was not performing because of his injury and leaving him in cost Washington any chance they may have had to win the game.
If he had, and the score ended as it did? The screams for Shananhan's head would be even louder. While I agree in hindsight your suggestion is excellent. I think the earliest he could have put him in is the 4th. And even then, he would have been seconded guessed about pulling RG3.