Video: Cullen Jenkins Taunted RGIII Because He Thought Flag On 61-Yard Redskins Touchdown Was On Washington (It Wasn't)

Video: Cullen Jenkins Taunted RGIII Because He Thought Flag On 61-Yard Redskins Touchdown Was On Washington (It Wasn't)

As if the earlier play when a Redskins wide receiver may have been the most open guy ever en route to a 49yard touchdown wasn't embarrassing enough, Eagles defensive tackle Cullen Jenkins may have topped that in terms of feeling like an idiot.

You can watch the play in question here. Robert Griffin III heaved up a prayer contested by two Eagles defenders, who were actually positioned pretty well, and Santana Moss. The Redskin obviously came down with the ball and he found a way to fight into the end zone.

If ever there were an opportune time to use "smh," that was it.

But then the telecast showed that there was a flag on the play and maybe this one was coming back.

Cullen Jenkins thought the same thing. After Jenkins saw the flag, he apparently did a mocking of RGIII's celebration because he thought the Redskins touchdown was going to be negated by a holding call or something similar.

Alas, the call was on the Eagles and of course the Redskins decline the penalty and keep the six points.

RGIII and Jenkins then had some friendly banter and the Eagle felt "like an idiot." Watch the pair talk about the moment above.

So, just let this serve as a reminder to all of you athletes out there: don't taunt the opposing team when you're losing, after they score a 61-yard touchdown, or just generally when your team hasn't won a game in a couple of months.

Union emotional after Maurice Edu's season-ending injury

Union emotional after Maurice Edu's season-ending injury

CHESTER, Pa. — On the eve of his comeback after missing nearly 13 months with a left tibia stress fracture and other related injuries, Union midfielder Maurice Edu fractured his left fibula on Saturday, keeping him out for the 2016 playoffs and beyond.

“I was trying to take the shot on goal and my foot got stuck in the turf,” Edu said Sunday, in his blue Union-issued suit and supported by crutches. “My ankle rolled and twisted and it kind of snapped a little bit. I heard it crack, and a lot of pain from there. I got a scan afterward, and there was a break.”

There's no timetable his return.

Edu, 30, has spent over a calendar year fighting various injuries that have kept him out of game action. His trouble began on Sept. 30, 2015, when he played through the U.S. Open Cup final with a partially torn groin and sports hernia. It was during Edu’s recovery from those injuries that he developed a stress fracture.

"A little bit frustration. A lot of frustration, to be honest," he said. "But all I can do now is get back to work, focus on the positives and make sure that my situation isn’t a distraction from the team."

Edu’s teammates were equally devastated by the news. Edu, the Union captain when healthy, is popular and well-respected in the locker room.

"I feel so bad for him," said Alejandro Bedoya, who wore a dedication to Edu under his jersey on Sunday. "He’s one of my good friends, so I was looking forward to playing alongside him. I know how hard he’s worked to get back, and to see him go out like that, it’s heartbreaking. I’m sad for his loss and I hope he stays strong."

Edu, who has been with the Union since 2014, returned to training in July and played three conditioning appearances with the Union’s USL team, Bethlehem Steel FC. He was on the bench for the Union’s last three games and was set to make his first appearance in over a year against the New York Red Bulls on Sunday, a game the Union eventually lost, 2-0 (see game story).

"We’re gutted for Mo," Union manager Jim Curtin said. "He was slated to start today. It’s real upsetting because he’s worked so hard to get back on the field. It’s been a tough 2016 for him, but I know he’ll come back stronger."

While he was visibly shaken by recent injury, Edu is driven to return.

"What happened, happened," Edu said. "I have no control over that. The only thing I do have control over is my next steps from here, how I prepare myself mentally and emotionally and how I continue to support this group."

Watch: Malcolm Jenkins saves Jon Dorenbos, who can't work his magic with bow tie

Watch: Malcolm Jenkins saves Jon Dorenbos, who can't work his magic with bow tie

The magician himself needed help on this one.

His bow tie.

Hey, this is what teammates are for, right?

On Monday night, Eagles longsnapper and NBC's America's Got Talent star Jon Dorenbos emceed safety Malcolm Jenkins' third annual Blitz, Bow Ties and Bourbon charity event, which raises money for Philadelphia's youth and underserved communities.

Dorenbos, quite the wizard with his hands and card tricks, couldn't solve the bow tie.

“I had no clue,” Dorenbos said in an interview with CSN's John Clark. "In fact, this is the first bow tie I’ve ever worn.”

Jenkins had his back. Watch the Eagles' leader go to work and save Dorenbos in the video above.