1. "I own this city!" Ben Standig 27:51

The Athletic’s Ben Standig recapped the Commanders’ 17-16 comeback win over the Indianapolis Colts in Terry McLaurin’s triumphant return home with Michael Phillips (Richmond Times-Dispatch). Plenty of positives to consider, most notably McLaurin’s brilliance and the Commanders improving to 4-4 with this 3-game winning streak. And yet, there’s not much in the way of style points during this surge. Can we call Washington a playoff contender?