Ron Rivera will take any benefit he can get.
“So far as mojo, yeah you attempt to hold a sure sort of routine,” Rivera stated throughout a press convention on Saturday, based on NBC Sports Washington. “I’ll say this – I sort of joke somewhat bit with [director of football operations] Paul Kelly and inform him I don’t need to keep in loser hotels and stuff like that.
“Actually, typically I say stuff like that to interrupt the stress as a result of typically we get wound up and we get so wound up on issues.”
Rivera’s superstition means Washington must decide a brand new lodge after they play for a second time at State Farm Stadium – the place they misplaced 30-15 to the Arizona Cardinals in Week 2.
Native restrictions as a result of of a spike in COVID-19 instances has prevented the 49ers from taking part in house video games at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara.
Washington has reentered playoff conversations after three straight wins with Alex Smith named as beginning quarterback. At 5-7, Washington hopes to proceed their streak as they give the impression of being to take first within the NFC East.