Alex Smith says Redskins need to ‘look at themselves in the mirror’ after ugly loss

Alex Smith faced the most pointed round of questions regarding his play since joining the Washington Redskins on Wednesday, 48 hours after his worst game in burgundy and gold.

The 14th-year veteran quarterback handled the session with his usual calm, and though there were hints of annoyance at times, he was not the only member of the team less than thrilled to detail the many issues exhibited in the ugly 43-19 loss to the Saints.

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