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Washington leads NFC East after gritty 23-15 win over 49ers

With Sunday's loss to Washington, the 49ers have lost five of their last six games.
Credit: AP
San Francisco 49ers running back Raheem Mostert (31) is hit by Washington Football Team linebacker Cole Holcomb (55) during the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 13, 2020, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) - Rookies Chase Young and Kamren Curl scored defensive touchdowns and Washington grabbed sole possession of first place in the NFC East after a gritty 23-15 win over the San Francisco 49ers. 

Washington (6-7) has won four straight games and is one game ahead of the New York Giants, who lost to the Arizona Cardinals 26-7 earlier Sunday. 

It’s Washington’s first four-game winning streak since 2016. 

San Francisco has lost five of six games.