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Washington falls to Buffalo Bills, 43-21

Washington Football Team quarterback Taylor Heinicke (4) throws a pass during the first half of an NFL football game against the Buffalo Bills Sunday, Sept. 26, 2021, in Orchard Park, N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes)
Washington Football Team quarterback Taylor Heinicke (4) throws a pass during the first half of an NFL football game against the Buffalo Bills Sunday, Sept. 26, 2021, in Orchard Park, N.Y. (AP Photo/Jeffrey T. Barnes) (Copyright 2021 The Associated Press. All rights reserved)

In Week 3′s Buffalo-Washington matchup, Washington fell to the Buffalo Bills, 43-21.

In the first quarter, we saw Bills’ Emmanuel Sanders catch a 28-yard touchdown pass from Josh Allen, scoring a touchdown.

Then in the second quarter, Zach Moss passed from Josh Allen for seven yards, extending the lead to 14-0.

With about 10 minutes left in the second quarter, the Bills pushed the score up to 21-0 after a 14-yard touchdown pass from Josh Allen to Dawson Knox.

Washington scored its first touchdown after a big-time run from Antonio Gibson after a catch from Taylor Heinicke for 73 yards.

Not long after, Heinicke came in with a rushing touchdown, making the score 21-14.

In the second quarter, the Bills’ Tyler Bass made two field goals just before the half.

In the second half, the Buffalo Bills kept up the fight with scoring plays from Emmanuel Sanders, Bass in the third quarter and Josh Allen in the fourth quarter.

With just five minutes left in the game, Heinicke scored a touchdown after a pass from Logan Thomas.

The Washington Football Team will play again on Oct. 3 against the Atlanta Falcons.