The Insider: Leonard Hankerson


Posted at 10:19 PM ET, 11/21/2013

Hankerson has ACL as well as LCL damage repaired in knee

Wide receiver faces a recovery period of 7-9 months. The ACL damage previously had not been disclosed.

By Mark Maske  |  10:19 PM ET, 11/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 11/21/2013

Redskins promote WR Lance Lewis to 53-man roster

The Redskins have promoted wide receiver Lance Lewis from their practice squad to their 53-man roster.

By Mike Jones  |  12:55 PM ET, 11/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, Josh Morgan, Lance Lewis, Leonard Hankerson, practice squad, Roster, Week 12, Wide Receivers

Posted at 03:50 PM ET, 11/20/2013

Leonard Hankerson out for season; Morgan to start

Wide receiver needs surgery on LCL.

By Mike Jones  |  03:50 PM ET, 11/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  E.J. Biggers, Injuries, Jordan Reed, jose gumbs, Josh Morgan, Josh Wilson, Leonard Hankerson, Redskins vs. 49ers, Stephen Bowen, Week 12, Wide Receivers

Posted at 03:25 PM ET, 11/19/2013

Injury situation could leave Redskins relying on Fred Davis, Josh Morgan again

Tight end, wide receiver had been pushed aside in recent weeks but now Jordan Reed is being treated for a concussion and Leonard Hankerson is facing possible knee surgery.

By Mark Maske  |  03:25 PM ET, 11/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, Injuries, Jordan Reed, Josh Morgan, Leonard Hankerson, Mike Shanahan, Redskins vs. 49ers, tight ends, Week 12, Wide Receivers

Posted at 04:24 PM ET, 11/18/2013

Hankerson hurts knee ligament, could be out for the season

It won’t be known for a couple days whether wide receiver needs surgery

By Kent Babb  |  04:24 PM ET, 11/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  E.J. Biggers, Injuries, Leonard Hankerson, Stephen Bowen, Week 12

Posted at 11:45 AM ET, 11/11/2013

Hankerson encouraged by recent play

Redskins wide receiver is coming off of two of the most productive performances of his career.

By Mike Jones  |  11:45 AM ET, 11/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Leonard Hankerson, Week 11, Wide Receivers

Posted at 12:54 PM ET, 11/05/2013

Leonard Hankerson draws praise for Sunday’s improved effort

Wide receiver turned in one of the better performances of his career in the Redskins’ win over the Chargers.

By Mike Jones  |  12:54 PM ET, 11/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Leonard Hankerson, Redskins vs. Chargers, Week 9, Wide Receivers

Posted at 07:41 PM ET, 11/04/2013

London Fletcher has knee drained but called ‘fine’ by Mike Shanahan

Redskins coach also says a hamstring injury suffered by wide receiver Leonard Hankerson is no big deal.

By Mark Maske  |  07:41 PM ET, 11/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, Leonard Hankerson, London Fletcher, Redskins injuries

Posted at 05:12 PM ET, 10/24/2013

Hankerson optimistic he’ll play Sunday

Wide receiver hurt his right foot at his home Monday.

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Posted at 04:35 PM ET, 10/23/2013

Leonard Hankerson misses practice with foot injury

Washington Redskins wide receiver Leonard Hankerson missed Wednesday’s practice while nursing a foot injury suffered earlier this week.

By Mike Jones  |  04:35 PM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Denver Broncos, Injuries, Jordan Reed, Leonard Hankerson, Logan Paulsen, Redskins vs. Broncos, Reed Doughty, Stephen Bowen

Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 10/02/2013

Leonard Hankerson displaying improved consistency, effectiveness

Third-year wide receiver Leonard Hankerson continues to show signs of development as he made his third consecutive start and recorded four catches for 49 yards.

By Mike Jones  |  11:02 AM ET, 10/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:31 AM ET, 09/26/2013

Josh Morgan not complaining about reduced role

But Redskins wide receiver says he is healthy and capable of contributing when given chances.

By Mark Maske  |  10:31 AM ET, 09/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  0-3, Josh Morgan, Leonard Hankerson, Wide Receivers

Posted at 05:51 PM ET, 09/25/2013

Jordan Reed misses Wednesday’s practice

Rookie tight end suffered a bruised thigh Sunday.

By Mark Maske  |  05:51 PM ET, 09/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Meriweather, Fred Davis, Injuries, Jordan Reed, Kai Forbath, Leonard Hankerson, tight ends

Posted at 07:01 AM ET, 09/25/2013

Hankerson might be pulling away from Morgan

After receiving a relatively even allotment of playing time in each of the Washington Redskins’ first two games of the season as they split time at the ‘Z’ receiver spot, Leonard Hankerson and Josh Morgan on Sunday saw their snap counts trend in opposite directions.

By Mike Jones  |  07:01 AM ET, 09/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Josh Morgan, Leonard Hankerson, position battles, Wide Receivers

Posted at 10:16 AM ET, 09/15/2013

Redskins hope opening-night performance was a sign of things to come from Hankerson

Wide receiver had two fourth-quarter touchdown catches against the Eagles.

By Mark Maske  |  10:16 AM ET, 09/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:12 PM ET, 08/20/2013

Redskins' Leonard Hankerson aims to turn corner in third season

Third-year wide receiver has been more consistent during preseason.

By Mike Jones  |  12:12 PM ET, 08/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Leonard Hankerson, Wide Receivers

Posted at 10:17 PM ET, 08/19/2013

Barry Cofield, Leonard Hankerson, Aldrick Robinson leave with injuries

Injuries piling up for Redskins in preseason home opener.

By Mark Maske  |  10:17 PM ET, 08/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Aldrick Robinson, barry cofield, Injuries, Leonard Hankerson, preseason, Wide Receivers

Posted at 12:03 PM ET, 07/28/2013

Redskins seek consistency from Leonard Hankerson, Aldrick Robinson

If the wideouts want to do more on offense in their third season, they need to prove to the coaches they can be consistent.

By John Keim  |  12:03 PM ET, 07/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Aldrick Robinson, Leonard Hankerson, Training camp, Wide Receivers

Posted at 06:43 PM ET, 12/16/2012

Leonard Hankerson records first two-touchdown game

A week after having what coaches described as his best game of the season, Leonard Hankerson recorded his first multiple-touchdown game.

By Mike Jones  |  06:43 PM ET, 12/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:35 PM ET, 10/02/2012

Josh Morgan, Leonard Hankerson help in areas besides pass catching

Washington Redskins wide receivers are becoming adept at blocking too, coach Mike Shanahan says.

By Mike Jones  |  02:35 PM ET, 10/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Josh Morgan, Leonard Hankerson, Redskins receivers, Washington Redskins

Posted at 02:35 PM ET, 10/02/2012

Josh Morgan, Leonard Hankerson help in areas besides pass catching

Washington Redskins wide receivers are becoming adept at blocking too, coach Mike Shanahan says.

By Mike Jones  |  02:35 PM ET, 10/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Josh Morgan, Leonard Hankerson, Redskins receivers, Washington Redskins

Posted at 02:02 PM ET, 09/22/2012

Leonard Hankerson could have bigger role vs. Bengals

Leonard Hankerson could have a significant role at WR for the Redskins in Sunday's home opener against the Bengals, with Pierre Garcon likely to be sidelined.

By Mark Maske  |  02:02 PM ET, 09/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Leonard Hankerson, Pierre Garcon, Redskins wide receivers, Wide Receivers