Fred Davis, London Fletcher, Lorenzo Alexander named Redskins’ 2011 players of the year

August 24, 2012

Fred Davis warms up before the Washington Redskins 7-6 win over the Buffalo Bills in their first pre-season game Aug. 9 (John McDonnell/THE WASHINGTON POST)

Linebacker London Fletcher took home the defensive player of the Year honors after leading the NFL with 166 tackles.

Lorenzo Alexander was named special teams player of the year. Alexander played on the kickoff, kickoff return, punt return and field goal teams.

Linebacker Brian Orakpo received the community service award for 2011 for his leukemia- and youth-related charity work

Mike Jones covers the Washington Redskins for The Washington Post. When not writing about a Redskins development of some kind – which is rare – he can be found screaming and cheering at one of his kids’ softball, baseball, soccer or basketball games.
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