1. QB talk and where did things go wrong? Ben Standig 55:52

The Athletic’s Ben Standig is gearing up for the Washington Commanders’ regular-season finale with Nicki Jhabvala (Washington Post). After reacting to Damar Hamlin and Monday night’s frightening scene, the beat writers discuss their assessment of what led to another non-winning season for the Commanders. Any changes coming? Sam Howell’s time against the Cowboys? Is this weekend’s game the final one under owner Dan Snyder? What about with Daron Payne and Taylor Heinicke? Plus Ben drops some notes.