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With RG3 out, Redskins use 2 QBs to beat Ravens 31-13

Kirk Cousins filled in capably for injured quarterback Robert Griffin III, throwing for 190 yards and a fluke touchdown as the Washington Redskins beat the Baltimore Ravens 31-13 Saturday night.

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