Landry, Orakpo, Fox limited in practice

September 15, 2011

Safety LaRon Landry (hamstring) and linebacker Brian Orakpo (ankle) both were limited in practice on Thursday, according to Coach Mike Shanahan. The coach said it’s still too early to tell if either can play Sunday.

Inside linebacker Keyaron Fox also was limited by back soreness.

Shanahan said he feels confident about outside linebacker Rob Jackson if Jackson needs to start in place of Orakpo.

Shanahan said tight end Chris Cooley continues to be able to practice fully despite being hampered by a knee injury all preseason. Shanahan didn’t say how much Cooley’s playing time would increase Sunday, however.

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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