NFL: Washington 22, Arizona 21

Sept. 18, 2011 at 5:41 PM
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LANDOVER, Md., Sept. 18 (UPI) -- Graham Gano booted a decisive 34-yard field goal with 1:45 to play Sunday, handing the Washington Redskins a 22-21 victory over Arizona.

Gano also kicked a 26-yarder at the start of the fourth quarter and Rex Grossman tossed for for 291 yards, two touchdowns and two interceptions for Washington (2-0).

Former Cardinal Tim Hightower bedeviled his former team with 96 rushing yards on 20 tries while Roy Helu totaled 112 yards on 10 rushing attempts and three pass receptions.

Grossman connected with Santana Moss (five catches for 61 yards) on an 18-yard scoring strike with 5:17 left in the game to pull the Redskins within two points at 21-19.

Kevin Kolb threw for 251 yards, two touchdowns and one interception on 17-of-30 passing for Arizona (1-1) while Larry Fitzgerald made seven passes for 133 yards and a touchdown in the loss.

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