The Insider: Redskins injuries


Posted at 03:20 PM ET, 11/29/2013

Darrel Young’s playing status remains unclear

The fullback practices but takes “just a few reps,” according to Coach Mike Shanahan.

By Mark Maske  |  03:20 PM ET, 11/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Darrel Young, Injuries, Injury report, Redskins injuries, Redskins vs. Giants

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 12:17 PM ET, 09/14/2013

PK John Potter signed by Redskins as insurance for Kai Forbath

The Redskins add insurance in the wake of an injury suffered Friday by Forbath, who is listed as questionable for Sunday’s game vs. the Packers.

By Mike Jones  |  12:17 PM ET, 09/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, John Potter, Kai Forbath, place kickers, Redskins injuries, Redskins-Packers

Posted at 02:15 PM ET, 02/27/2013

Josh Morgan is recovering from three surgeries

Wide receiver had operations on his right ankle and both hands.

By Mike Jones  |  02:15 PM ET, 02/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Josh Morgan, Redskins, Redskins injuries

Posted at 02:32 PM ET, 02/26/2013

Fred Davis cleared to ramp up physical activity

Tight end is recovering from season-ending Achilles’ tendon injury.

By Mike Jones  |  02:32 PM ET, 02/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, Redskins, Redskins injuries, Redskins Roster

Posted at 01:36 PM ET, 01/23/2013

DeAngelo Hall has finger surgery

Cornerback expected to begin rehab in less than two months.

By Mike Jones  |  01:36 PM ET, 01/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeAngelo Hall, Redskins, Redskins injuries

Posted at 04:49 PM ET, 01/07/2013

Sav Rocca to have surgery; Pierre Garcon to seek multiple opinions

Punter will have operation and rehab in native Australia

By Mike Jones  |  04:49 PM ET, 01/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  injury updates, Pierre Garcon, Redskins, Redskins injuries, Sav Rocca

Posted at 01:53 PM ET, 01/07/2013

Kory Lichtensteiger says trying to play Sunday was probably a mistake

Guard started Seahawks game on a sprained left ankle but left during the Redskins' first offensive series.

By Mark Maske  |  01:53 PM ET, 01/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kory Lichtensteiger, Redskins injuries

Posted at 12:26 PM ET, 01/03/2013

Kirk Cousins returns to practice; Kory Lichtensteiger, D.J. Johnson watching

Fletcher, Gomes in limited workouts.

By Mike Jones  |  12:26 PM ET, 01/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Practice reports, Redskins, Redskins injuries

Posted at 03:05 PM ET, 01/02/2013

Backup QB Kirk Cousins has the flu, misses practice

Guard Kory Lichtensteiger and linebacker London Fletcher are also on the sideline

By Mike Jones  |  03:05 PM ET, 01/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kirk Cousins, Redskins, Redskins injuries, Redskins-Seahawks

Posted at 02:51 PM ET, 12/27/2012

RT Tyler Polumbus expected to practice fully Friday [updated]

Decision on who starts at right tackle probably will be made at game time, Shanahan says

By Mike Jones  |  02:51 PM ET, 12/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, Redskins injuries

Posted at 12:15 PM ET, 12/27/2012

RT Tyler Polumbus, WR Dezmon Briscoe back on the practice field

It's unclear how much work, the right tackle, who has been suffering from concussion symptoms, will do.

By Mike Jones  |  12:15 PM ET, 12/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Practice reports, Redskins, Redskins injuries

Posted at 03:07 PM ET, 12/26/2012

Polumbus, Briscoe miss practice, Gomes, Fletcher limited

Concussion symptoms linger for Polumbus, starting right tackle

By Lenny Bernstein  |  03:07 PM ET, 12/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, Redskins injuries

Posted at 12:19 PM ET, 12/26/2012

DeJon Gomes on the field for Redskins practice, Tyler Polumbus not present early

Safety has a partially torn MCL; right tackle is still recovering from a concussion.

By Mike Jones  |  12:19 PM ET, 12/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Practice reports, Redskins, Redskins injuries

Posted at 05:43 PM ET, 12/24/2012

DeJon Gomes has a partially torn MCL in his left knee, playing status unclear

Safety will be evaluated in practices this week. Monitoring of Tyler Polumbus's concussion will continue.

By Mark Maske  |  05:43 PM ET, 12/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeJon Gomes, Redskins, Redskins injuries, Tyler Polumbus

Posted at 07:39 PM ET, 12/23/2012

DeJon Gomes suffers sprained MCL

Washington Redskins safety DeJon Gomes suffered an MCL sprain on the opening kickoff of the third quarter, and didn't return to action.

By Mike Jones  |  07:39 PM ET, 12/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeJon Gomes, Redskins injuries

Posted at 03:44 PM ET, 12/21/2012

Mike Shanahan: Unless 'something crazy happened,' Robert Griffin III will play

The Washington Redskins have officially listed quarterback Robert Griffin III as probable for Sunday's game against the Philadelphia Eagles.

By Mike Jones  |  03:44 PM ET, 12/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins injuries, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 03:18 PM ET, 12/19/2012

Mike Shanahan: Robert Griffin III not yet cleared to play Sunday

Doctors will continue monitoring knee sprain and if there are no setbacks, QB will be cleared later in the week.

By Mike Jones  |  03:18 PM ET, 12/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, Redskins injuries, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 12:37 PM ET, 12/19/2012

Montgomery, Griffin, Polumbus on the field

The injured players were all on the field as the Redskins opened practice Wednesday.

By Mike Jones  |  12:37 PM ET, 12/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins injuries, Robert Griffin III, Tyler Polumbus, Will Montgomery

Posted at 07:11 AM ET, 12/11/2012

Should the Redskins sit Griffin and play Cousins against the Browns?

If Robert Griffin's status is iffy before the Browns game, should the Redskins give him the rest he needs while handing the keys to Kirk Cousins?

By Keith McMillan  |  07:11 AM ET, 12/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kirk Cousins, NFC standings, Opening kick, playoff chase, Redskins injuries, Redskins vs. Browns, Redskins-Browns, RGIII, RGIII injury

Posted at 04:03 PM ET, 12/10/2012

Fletcher, Williams, Hall emerge from Ravens game without setbacks

Redskins coach Mike Shanahan said that the team didn't emerge from Sunday's game against the Baltimore Ravens with any additional injuries other than Robert Griffin III's sprained right knee.

By Mike Jones  |  04:03 PM ET, 12/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeAngelo Hall, Injuries, London Fletcher, Redskins injuries

Posted at 07:16 AM ET, 12/10/2012

What were your emotions in the final two minutes of Redskins-Ravens?

The franchise quarterback's leg bent awkwardly. Then his backup rallied the team from behind to win in overtime. It was surely a wave of emotions for Redskins fans -- what were you feeling during it all?

By Keith McMillan  |  07:16 AM ET, 12/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Banks, draft, Kirk Cousins, playoff chase, Redskins injuries, Redskins vs. Ravens, Redskins-Ravens, RGIII, RGIII injury, Richard Crawford, Robert Griffin III injury

Posted at 03:29 PM ET, 12/06/2012

DeAngelo Hall and Trent Williams practice, Fletcher still sidelined

Coach Mike Shanahan is cautious about starters' availability for Sunday's game.

By Mark Maske  |  03:29 PM ET, 12/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, Redskins injuries, Redskins-Ravens

Posted at 07:36 PM ET, 12/03/2012

London Fletcher, Trent Williams active for Redskins

London Fletcher, Trent Williams active for Redskins

By Mark Maske  |  07:36 PM ET, 12/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  London Fletcher, Redskins injuries, Trent Williams

Posted at 08:32 PM ET, 12/01/2012

London Fletcher, Trent Williams are questionable for Giants game

The linebacker has a sprained ankle and the left tackle has a bruised thigh, but both appear likely to play Monday night in the NFC East showdown.

By Mark Maske  |  08:32 PM ET, 12/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  London Fletcher, Redskins injuries, Trent Williams

Posted at 01:53 PM ET, 11/30/2012

Quick Hits: Fletcher, Williams limited in practice

Coach Mike Shanahan says London Fletcher and Trent Williams took part on a limited basis in practice today.

By Mark Maske  |  01:53 PM ET, 11/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins injuries

Posted at 03:35 PM ET, 11/26/2012

Trent Williams, London Fletcher sit out practice with injuries

Both have extra rest as they prepare for Monday night game against Giants

By Mike Jones  |  03:35 PM ET, 11/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, Redskins, Redskins injuries

Posted at 02:10 PM ET, 11/26/2012

Redskins place Keenan Robinson on IR, sign LB Roddrick Muckelroy

Linebacker had been spelling veteran London Fletcher

By Mike Jones  |  02:10 PM ET, 11/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, Redskins, Redskins injuries, Redskins roster moves

Posted at 03:38 PM ET, 11/22/2012

London Fletcher is active and expected to play

Linebacker's consecutive games streak would be extended to 235. Pierre Garcon also is active.

By Mark Maske  |  03:38 PM ET, 11/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  London Fletcher, Redskins injuries, Redskins-Cowboys

Posted at 05:40 PM ET, 11/21/2012

London Fletcher is questionable for Dallas game

Linebacker has played in 234 straight games

By Mark Maske  |  05:40 PM ET, 11/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  London Fletcher, Redskins injuries, Redskins-Cowboys

Posted at 04:36 PM ET, 11/20/2012

Robert Griffin III looking forward to Texas homecoming

Playing against the Dallas Cowboys in Cowboys Stadium carries great significance for Robert Griffin III.

By Mike Jones  |  04:36 PM ET, 11/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Robert Griffin III, Washington Redskins; Redskins injuries

Posted at 06:46 PM ET, 11/19/2012

Pierre Garcon hopes to make greater contributions

Wideout, held to five yards receiving Sunday, hopes he is able to play on less forgiving turf in Dallas Thursday.

By Mark Maske  |  06:46 PM ET, 11/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pierre Garcon, Redskins injuries, Washington Redskins

Posted at 03:13 PM ET, 11/19/2012

Brandon Meriweather tears ACL, out for the season

Safety played just one half in season debut Sunday

By Mark Maske  |  03:13 PM ET, 11/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins injuries, Redskins-Eagles, Washington Redskins

Posted at 04:11 PM ET, 11/14/2012

Pierre Garcon practices, wide receiver could play Sunday

Brandon Meriweather also continues to practice

By Mark Maske  |  04:11 PM ET, 11/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pierre Garcon, Redskins injuries, Redskins-Eagles, Robert Griffin III, Washington Redskins

Posted at 12:48 PM ET, 11/13/2012

Jammal Brown encouraged by first practice, wants to play this year

Right tackle says he is still building strength in surgically repaired right hip.

By Mike Jones  |  12:48 PM ET, 11/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jammal Brown, Redskins injuries, Washington Redskins

Posted at 03:23 PM ET, 11/12/2012

Pierre Garcon returns to practice, along with Brandon Meriweather, Jammal Brown, Santana Moss

Receiver practices for the first time in six weeks but is still experiencing pain in his toe.

By Mike Jones  |  03:23 PM ET, 11/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pierre Garcon, Redskins injuries

Posted at 01:05 PM ET, 10/31/2012

Brandon Meriweather to test out knee with rigorous practice week

Redskins are trying to decide whether to play the safety Sunday or wait until after their bye week

By Mike Jones  |  01:05 PM ET, 10/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Meriweather, Redskins injuries, Washington Redskins

Posted at 12:01 AM ET, 10/28/2012

London Fletcher expected to play Sunday, barring last-minute setback

The linebacker, who missed two practices because of a hamstring injury and problems with balance, would extend his consecutive-games streak to 232.

By Mark Maske  |  12:01 AM ET, 10/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  London Fletcher, Redskins injuries

Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 10/25/2012

Pierre Garcon has a tear in his foot

Injury is described as in the ligament and the plantar plate

By Mark Maske  |  12:30 PM ET, 10/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pierre Garcon, Redskins injuries, Washington Redskins

Posted at 04:13 PM ET, 10/24/2012

London Fletcher misses practice, suffering from hamstring and balance problems

Star linebacker has streak of 231 straight games played

By Mark Maske  |  04:13 PM ET, 10/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  London Fletcher, Redskins injuries, Washington Redskins

Posted at 04:12 PM ET, 10/22/2012

London Fletcher nursing hamstring strain, status unclear until Wednesday

Nick Sundberg is cleared to practice Wednesday.

By Mike Jones  |  04:12 PM ET, 10/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins injuries, Redskins injurues, Washington Redskins

Posted at 10:21 PM ET, 10/21/2012

Chris Cooley agrees to rejoin Redskins in wake of Fred Davis injury

The veteran tight end and the Redskins' career leader in catches at the position has agreed to rejoin the team after Fred Davis suffered a season-ending injury to his Achilles' tendon.

By Mark Maske  |  10:21 PM ET, 10/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Cooley, Fred Davis, Redskins injuries

Posted at 03:07 PM ET, 10/21/2012

Redskins’ Davis is believed to have torn Achilles’ tendon, done for season

The Redskins have Niles Paul and Logan Paulsen at the position and could re-sign Chris Cooley.

By Mark Maske  |  03:07 PM ET, 10/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins injuries, Redskins-Giants, Washington Redskins

Posted at 01:59 PM ET, 10/21/2012

Fred Davis out of game with injured left Achilles’ tendon

Tight end hurt during first quarter of Redskins' game against the Giants.

By Mark Maske  |  01:59 PM ET, 10/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins injuries, Redskins-Giants, Washington Redskins

Posted at 02:12 PM ET, 10/19/2012

Pierre Garcon unlikely to play Sunday vs. Giants

Top WR will be listed as doubtful and would play only if another receiver is hurt.

By Mark Maske  |  02:12 PM ET, 10/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins injuries, Redskins-Giants, Washington Redskins

Posted at 04:16 PM ET, 10/15/2012

Pierre Garcon suffering from inflammation in capsule under second toe

Washington Redskins coach Mike Shanahan said he expects wide receiver Pierre Garcon to miss more time.

By Mike Jones  |  04:16 PM ET, 10/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pierre Garcon, Redskins injuries, Washington Redskins

Posted at 01:46 PM ET, 10/12/2012

Robert Griffin III expected to play Sunday against Vikings

Quarterback suffered a concussion in the third quarter of last week’s game against the Atlanta Falcons.

By Mike Jones  |  01:46 PM ET, 10/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injury report, Redskins injuries, RGIII

Posted at 04:16 PM ET, 10/10/2012

Redskins preparing for possibility that Griffin will not play Sunday

Shanahan says the Redskins must prepare both for the possibility that Griffin will play Sunday against the Vikings at FedEx Field, and for the possibility that he won't.

By Mark Maske  |  04:16 PM ET, 10/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cedric Griffin, Redskins injuries, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 05:29 PM ET, 10/08/2012

Brandon Meriweather’s knee injury to keep him sidelined four more weeks

Safety hasn't played all season and will be out until November. The Redskins also could have tackle Jammal Brown back after their bye.

By Mark Maske  |  05:29 PM ET, 10/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Meriweather, Jammal Brown, Redskins injuries, Washington Redskins

Posted at 03:56 PM ET, 10/03/2012

Quick hits: Brandon Meriweather, Cedric Griffin sit out practice

Receiver Aldrick Robinson will undergo additional concussion testing before a decision is made on whether he can play

By Lenny Bernstein  |  03:56 PM ET, 10/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins injuries, Washington Redskins

Posted at 03:50 PM ET, 10/01/2012

Quick hits: Brandon Meriweather out at least a week

Safety reinjured knee ligaments; Aldrick Robinson was knocked unconscious in collision

By Mike Jones  |  03:50 PM ET, 10/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins injuries, Redskins-Bucs

Posted at 11:27 PM ET, 09/30/2012

Pierre Garcon returns to action, but isn’t yet 100 percent

The Redskins wideout, sidelined since he injured his right foot eight plays into the season opener at New Orleans, makes his return vs. the Buccaneers.

By Mike Jones  |  11:27 PM ET, 09/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pierre Garcon, Redskins injuries

Posted at 11:14 PM ET, 09/30/2012

Trent Williams plays on ailing knee

Left tackle says he feels like he "got by" against the Buccaneers after being "very close" to not playing.

By Mark Maske  |  11:14 PM ET, 09/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins injuries, Trent Williams

Posted at 11:02 PM ET, 09/30/2012

Brandon Meriweather to undergo MRI on knee

Safety will undergo testing after re-injuring his left knee in a collision with teammate Aldrick Robinson during pregame warmups.

By Mark Maske  |  11:02 PM ET, 09/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Meriweather, Redskins injuries

Posted at 03:30 PM ET, 09/30/2012

Brandon Meriweather inactive, Pierre Garcon, Trent Williams to play

The Washington Redskins will be without starting strong safety Brandon Meriweather for a fourth game while starting wide receiver Pierre Garcon will miss a third consecutive matchup.

By Mike Jones  |  03:30 PM ET, 09/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins injuries, Redskins-Buccaneers

Posted at 01:43 PM ET, 09/28/2012

Quick hits: Trent Williams, Perre Garcon, Brandon Banks questionable for Sunday

Redskins may be without Trent Williams, Pierre Garcon and Brandon Banks on Sunday.

By Mike Jones  |  01:43 PM ET, 09/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins injuries

Posted at 03:52 PM ET, 09/27/2012

Trent Williams misses another day of practice

It's still unclear whether the left tackle will play Sunday against Tampa Bay

By Mike Jones  |  03:52 PM ET, 09/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins injuries, Washington Redskins

Posted at 03:45 PM ET, 09/26/2012

Quick hits: Trent Williams did not practice

Mike Shanahan says left tackle Trent Williams did not practice. Redskins have him listed as day to day.

By Mark Maske  |  03:45 PM ET, 09/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins injuries

Posted at 11:52 AM ET, 09/26/2012

Roy Helu placed on season-ending injured reserve

The Redskins place running back Roy Helu on injured reserve, ending his season.

By Mark Maske  |  11:52 AM ET, 09/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins injuries

Posted at 04:57 PM ET, 09/25/2012

Evan Royster, Roy Helu are banged up

Washington Redskins running backs Evan Royster and Roy Helu Jr. are both nursing injuries after Sunday’s loss to the Cincinnati Bengals.

By Mike Jones  |  04:57 PM ET, 09/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injury report, Redskins injuries

Posted at 06:24 PM ET, 09/24/2012

Robert Griffin III took too many hits Sunday, Shanahan says

Coach says, 'You don’t want a quarterback taking as many shots as he did yesterday.'

By Mark Maske  |  06:24 PM ET, 09/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins injuries, Redskins-Bengals, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 04:11 PM ET, 09/24/2012

LT Trent Williams is day to day, unclear whether he will play Sunday

Coach Mike Shanahan says Jordan Black played well in relief

By Mike Jones  |  04:11 PM ET, 09/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins injuries, Redskins-Bengals, Robert Griffin III, Trent Williams

Posted at 04:11 PM ET, 09/24/2012

LT Trent Williams is day to day, unclear whether he will play Sunday

Coach Mike Shanahan says Jordan Black played well in relief

By Mike Jones  |  04:11 PM ET, 09/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins injuries, Redskins-Bengals, Robert Griffin III, Trent Williams

Posted at 01:53 PM ET, 09/24/2012

Trent Williams has a bone bruise in his right knee

It's not clear how much time the left tackle will miss.

By Mike Jones  |  01:53 PM ET, 09/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  injury updates, Redskins injuries, Trent Williams

Posted at 11:54 AM ET, 09/23/2012

Pierre Garcon, Brandon Meriweather still sidelined for Redskins

Washington Redskins starting wide receiver Pierre Garcon will miss a second consecutive game, and starting strong safety Brandon Meriweather will miss a third.

By Mike Jones  |  11:54 AM ET, 09/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins injuries, Redskins-Bengals

Posted at 03:45 PM ET, 09/20/2012

Garcon, J. Wilson, Meriweather all limited in practice

Trio's status for Sunday's game against the Bengals remains unclear

By Mike Jones  |  03:45 PM ET, 09/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, Redskins injuries

Posted at 01:42 PM ET, 09/20/2012

Adam Carriker’s surgery is successful

Short summary of story

By Mike Jones  |  01:42 PM ET, 09/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Carriker, Redskins injuries, Washington Redskins

Posted at 05:12 PM ET, 09/19/2012

CB Josh Wilson cleared after concussion, Garcon, Meriweather limited in practice

TE Fred Davis also ready to play after hit to head Sunday.

By Mark Maske  |  05:12 PM ET, 09/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, Josh Wilson, Redskins injuries

Posted at 12:43 PM ET, 09/19/2012

Fred Davis cleared for action, Pierre Garcon unsure about Sunday

Washington Redskins tight end Fred Davis says he's been fine after a hit to the head Sunday, but wide receiver Pierre Garcon doesn't yet know if he'll play against the Bengals

By Mike Jones and Mark Maske  |  12:43 PM ET, 09/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, injury updates, Pierre Garcon, Redskins injuries, Washington Redskins

Posted at 03:33 PM ET, 09/18/2012

Redskins officially end seasons of Brian Orakpo and Adam Carriker

Injuries to two of the team's front seven are expected to take a toll on beleaguered unit.

By Mike Jones  |  03:33 PM ET, 09/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins injuries

Posted at 03:12 PM ET, 09/17/2012

Brian Orakpo, Adam Carriker done for season

Brian Orakpo and Adam Carriker are both out for the season, Mike Shanahan announces, after both are injured in Sunday's loss to the Rams.

By Mike Jones  |  03:12 PM ET, 09/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins injuries

Posted at 01:05 PM ET, 09/17/2012

Meriweather says knee is improving, but return still unclear

Redskins safety says he will make attempt this week to play but isn't sure of status.

By Mark Maske  |  01:05 PM ET, 09/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  injury updates, Redskins injuries

Posted at 11:39 PM ET, 09/16/2012

Mike Shanahan says playing Pierre Garcon might have ‘set him back’

The Redskins had the wide receiver on the inactive list Sunday while Aldrick Robinson started.

By Mark Maske  |  11:39 PM ET, 09/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mike Shanahan, Pierre Garcon, Redskins injuries

Posted at 08:37 PM ET, 09/16/2012

Carriker expected to have surgery on knee; Orakpo may miss time

Redskins defensive end Adam Carriker expected to have surgery after injuring right knee.

By Mike Jones  |  08:37 PM ET, 09/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins injuries

Posted at 04:47 PM ET, 09/16/2012

Adam Carriker, Brian Orakpo injured early for Redskins vs. Rams [Updated]

The Washington Redskins had two defensive starters suffer injuries within the first six minutes of their game against the St. Louis Rams on Sunday.

By Mike Jones  |  04:47 PM ET, 09/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins-Rams, Washington Redskins; Redskins injuries

Posted at 01:45 PM ET, 09/14/2012

Quick hits: Pierre Garcon a game-time decision

Redskins Coach Mike Shanahan says that receiver Pierre Garcon will be a game-time decision Sunday because of his right foot injury.

By Mike Jones  |  01:45 PM ET, 09/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pierre Garcon, Quick hits, Redskins injuries

Posted at 02:17 PM ET, 09/13/2012

Nick Sundberg says he’ll be ready to play when IR time is up

Redskins long snapper is eligible to play again this season after missing at least eight games.

By Mark Maske  |  02:17 PM ET, 09/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Nick Sundberg, Redskins injuries

Posted at 04:30 PM ET, 09/12/2012

Pierre Garcon misses practice with foot injury

Top wideout will try to practice Thursday before team determines whether he can play Sunday.

By Lenny Bernstein  |  04:30 PM ET, 09/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Nick Sundberg, Pierre Garcon, Redskins injuries

Posted at 04:30 PM ET, 09/12/2012

Pierre Garcon misses practice with foot injury

Top wideout will try to practice Thursday before team determines whether he can play Sunday.

By Mark Maske  |  04:30 PM ET, 09/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Nick Sundberg, Pierre Garcon, Redskins injuries

Posted at 02:30 PM ET, 09/12/2012

Kory Lichtensteiger’s return to the field is ‘very rewarding’

His surgically repaired right knee "barked" at him occasionally, but he was happy with his outing, and the win.

By Steve Yanda  |  02:30 PM ET, 09/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kory Lichtensteiger, Redskins, Redskins injuries, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 03:46 PM ET, 09/11/2012

Redskins place Nick Sundberg on injured reserve [this post has been updated]

Longsnapper broke his arm in Saints game Sunday

By Mark Maske  |  03:46 PM ET, 09/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins injuries, Washington Redskins

Posted at 05:10 PM ET, 09/10/2012

Safety Jordan Bernstine lost for season; Redskins add free agent Jordan Pugh

Rookie seventh-round draft pick tore three ligaments in his right knee.

By Mike Jones  |  05:10 PM ET, 09/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins defense, Redskins injuries, Redskins roster moves

Posted at 03:49 PM ET, 09/10/2012

Quick Hits: Alfred Morris cements role as starting RB

Bernstine, Sundberg out withinjuries, Garcon will test injured foot.

By Mike Jones  |  03:49 PM ET, 09/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins injuries, Redskins-Saints

Posted at 01:27 PM ET, 09/10/2012

Nick Sundberg not ruling himself out after cast is removed

Redskins long snapper Nick Sundberg isn't ruling himself out for an extended period despite broken bone in his left forearm

By Gene Wang  |  01:27 PM ET, 09/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Nick Sundberg, Redskins, Redskins injuries

Posted at 07:58 PM ET, 09/09/2012

Nick Sundberg plays with broken arm

Washington Redskins long-snapper played the entire second half despite breaking his left arm late in the first half of Redskins' win.

By Mike Jones  |  07:58 PM ET, 09/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Nick Sundberg, Redskins injuries, special teams

Posted at 04:09 PM ET, 09/06/2012

Kory Lichtensteiger is healthy enough to play Sunday, Shanahan says

Guard's conditioning may be an issue as game against Saints wears on

By Mark Maske  |  04:09 PM ET, 09/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins injuries, Redskins Roster, Redskins-Saints, Washington Redskins

Posted at 01:41 PM ET, 09/05/2012

After lengthy stint on the sidelines, FB Darrel Young says he’s ready to go

After missing the entire preseason, Redskins' only fullback says he is ready to play against the New Orleans Saints.

By Mike Jones  |  01:41 PM ET, 09/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Darrel Young; running backs, Redskins fullbacks, Redskins injuries, Redskins offense, Redskins running backs, Redskins running backss, Washington Redskins

Posted at 06:38 PM ET, 09/03/2012

Lichtensteiger ’100 percent’ sure he’ll be ready to face Saints

Guard Kory Lichtensteiger says he's sure he'll be ready to play Sunday in New Orleans after missing the Redskins' entire preseason following arthroscopic knee surgery.

By Mark Maske  |  06:38 PM ET, 09/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kory Lichtensteiger; Kory Lichtensteiger knee injury; Washington Redskins; Redskins injuries; Redskins offensive line; Redskins roster

Posted at 06:04 PM ET, 09/03/2012

Orakpo: ‘I’m back’

Linebacker says his preseason shoulder injury is healing and he intends to be in the Redskins' lineup for Sunday's opener at New Orleans.

By Mark Maske  |  06:04 PM ET, 09/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo; Orakpo injury; Redskins defense; Redskins injuries, Redskins injuries