Breer: Two young QBs, one problem
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Reed has 45 catches for 499 yards on the season -- both rank second for the Redskins -- to go along with three touchdowns.
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Reed has provided some big plays, and his chemistry with RGIII continues to grow. This will be the second game that Reed has missed this season.
The rookie has the type of athleticism and pass-catching skills offensive coordinators covet in tight ends. The third-round draft pick's on-field play was compared to Aaron Hernandez by ESPN's Ron Jaworski earlier this season.