The Arizona Cardinals cruised past the Washington Football Team in a one-sided victory of 30-15, Sunday, Sep. 20, 2020 in University of Phoenix Stadium in Arizona. For the win, Chris Streveler threw for no yards, and zero touchdowns. The Cardinals also relied on a rushing game that produced 160 yards and two rushing touchdowns.
Streveler finished the game with zero touchdowns, completing 0 of 0 passes. At the end of the day, he finished with no yards and zero interceptions, and a passer rating of 39.60.
The Cardinals deployed a rushing game led by Kenyan Drake and Chase Edmonds. For the game, Drake carried the ball 20 times and rushed for 86 yards, leading to zero touchdowns. Edmonds supplemented by carrying the ball three times for a total of four yards. In the passing game, the Cardinals’ top receivers were Andy Isabella and DeAndre Hopkins. Isabella caught two passes for a total of 67 yards, while Hopkins contributed with 68 yards from eight passes.
The Cardinals were helped by a defensive effort that resulted in four sacks, and two tackles for loss, to go along with three forced fumbles, with no defensive touchdowns.
On the losing side of the game, Dwayne Haskins of the Football Team ended the day with one touchdown, along with 223 yards, zero interceptions, and a 88.30 passer rating.
The Football Team’ rushing game was led by J.D. McKissic and Antonio Gibson. For the game, McKissic carried the ball eight times, rushed for 53 yards, and zero touchdowns. Gibson supplemented and carried the ball a total of 13 times for a total of 55 yards. Meanwhile Terry McLaurin and Steven Sims Jr. were the top 2 aerial passing targets for the Football Team. McLaurin caught seven passes from Haskins for a total of 125 yards, while Sims Jr. contributed with 53 yards from three passes.
In their loss, the Football Team defense contributed with no forced fumbles and three tackles to go along with three sacks and zero defensive touchdowns. This production from the Football Team defense was not enough help get a win.
After this game, the Cardinals improved to a record of 1-0, while the Football Team dropped to a 0-1 record. After the win, the Cardinals now have a 1-0 record, compared to the Football Team who now have 0-1 record.