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Loser Papers: 2021 Edition VI – WFT Upends The Raiders

Welcome to the fourth straight week of Loser Papers! What a fantastic roll the Washington Football Team have been on since their Bye Week. All looked pretty much lost in the 2021 season at that point. Washington were 2-6, and had a tough slate of games ahead of them. Then boom! Four wins in a row.

This week, the game came down to a final second kick, by a brand new kicker. Does it get any more nail-biting than that? Brian Johnson kicked a 48-yard field goal with just 42 seconds left in the game with the Las Vegas Raiders, to steal the victory at Allegiant Field.

The loss dropped the Raiders to the same 6-6 record as Washington, but put them on the outside of the AFC playoff hunt to start Week 14. Conversely, Washington moved up into the NFC’s 6th seed position, by virtue of their win.

Here are some of the hyperbolic things that the “Loser Papers” had to say…

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Johnson’s First Field Goal Wins Critical Game For Washington

Money kick. That’s what Brian Johnson’s first ever field goal for the Washington Football Team was. With less than a minute to play, the rookie kicker was trotted out for a shot at glory. And he came through in the clutch.

With Washington down by a point to the Las Vegas Raiders, Johnson pounded his 48-yard kick through the uprights, to give Washington a 17-15 lead with just 42 seconds to go.

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WFT Vs Las Vegas: How To Watch, Injuries and Odds

Two teams in the thick of a playoff hunt will square off at Allegiant Stadium on Sunday. The Las Vegas Raiders and the Washington Football Team both look to further their 2021 playoff aspirations with a critical win in Week 13.

Can Washington overcome a rash of injuries of late, that are forcing them deeper and deeper at positions?

The Raiders were also hit with bad injury news on Saturday night, when Darren Waller was downgraded to unavailable.

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