2020 Washington Football Team schedule

Season statistics

Offense Defense
Record Playoff record Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs Total yards Pass yards Rush yards Turnovers First downs
7-9-0 0-1 5451 3754 1697 28 345 5380 3433 1947 24 315
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The Washington Football Team's eighty-ninth season was in 2020, playing their home games at FedExField. During the offseason they hired Ron Rivera to lead the team. During his time in the NFL he was head coach for nine years. They finished the year 7-9-0 in the regular season, en route to winning the NFC East, but they lost their first playoff game to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 31-23. At the end of the season Alex Smith earned Comeback Player of the Year and Chase Young earned AP Defensive Rookie of the Year.


Week Opponent Score Notes
Week 1 Philadelphia Eagles 27-17
Week 2 @ Arizona Cardinals 15-30
Week 3 @ Cleveland Browns 20-34
Week 4 Baltimore Ravens 17-31
Week 5 Los Angeles Rams 10-30
Week 6 @ New York Giants 19-20
Week 7 Dallas Cowboys 25-3
Week 8 Bye Week
Week 9 New York Giants 20-23
Week 10 @ Detroit Lions 27-30
Week 11 Cincinnati Bengals 20-9
Week 12 @ Dallas Cowboys 41-16
Week 13 @ Pittsburgh Steelers 23-17
Week 14 @ San Francisco 49ers 23-15
Week 15 Seattle Seahawks 15-20
Week 16 Carolina Panthers 13-20
Week 17 @ Philadelphia Eagles 20-14


Week Opponent Score Notes
Wild Card Round Tampa Bay Buccaneers 23-31

2020 Washington Football Team Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Ron Rivera Offensive Coordinator: Scott Turner Defensive Coordinator: Jack Del Rio Special Teams Coordinator: Nate Kaczor Quarterbacks Coach: Ken Zampese Wide Receivers Coach: Jim Hostler Offensive Line Coach: John Matsko Running Backs Coach: Randy Jordan Tight Ends Coach: Pete Hoener Assistant Wide Receivers Coach: Drew Terrell Assistant Offensive Line Coach: Travelle Wharton Offensive Assistant Coach: Evan Harrington Offensive Quality Control Coach: Todd Storm, Luke Del Rio Defensive Line Coach: Sam Mills III Linebackers Coach: Steve Russ Defensive Backs Coach: Chris Harris Assistant Defensive Line Coach: Jeff Zgonina Assistant Defensive Backs Coach: Richard Rodgers, Brent Vieselmeyer Nickels Coach: Brent Vieselmeyer Defensive Quality Control Coach: Vincent Rivera Assistant Special Teams Coach: Ben Jacobs Director of Player Performance: Brett Nenaber Head Strength and Conditioning Coach: Chad Englehart Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach: Kavan Latham, Jake Sankal Director of Football Operations: Paul Kelly Nutritionist: Jake Sankal Full-Year Coaching Intern: Jennifer King