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WASHINGTON (WUSA) -- The Rams defeated the Redskins Sunday 31-28 in St. Louis behind three touchdown passes from Quarterback Sam Bradford.

The Redskins kicked off the game with a touchdown on the first play from scrimmage via the defense. Cornerback Josh Wilson picked up a Rams fumble and returned it for a touchdown to give Washington a 7-0 lead.

The Rams responded on the very next drive and hit a field goal to trim the lead to 7-3.

The Redskins led the whole first half and the Rams took their first lead of the game with just over 10 minutes remaining in the 3rd quarter, 23-21.

Robert Griffin III, who finished20-29 for 206 yards through the air, made the score 28-23 Redskins in the third quarter with a 7-yard touchdown run, hissecond rushing TD of the day.

That lead was short-lived, though, as the Rams scored the game's final points with 14:55 left in the fourth quarter on Bradford's third TD toss.

Redskins Kicker Billy Cundiff missed a 62-yard Field Goal with under two minutes left that would have tied the game.

Next week the Redskins take on theCincinnati Bengals.

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