Hampered for a third straight week by a badly sprained toe, Brandon Meriweather will go on the season-ending injured reserve list, the Redskins announced Friday afternoon.
Strong safety Brandon Meriweather was unable to practice on Thursday, after testing out his injured big toe, and appears unlikely to play Saturday.
Defensive coordinator Jim Haslett, safety Ryan Clark have no issues with fracas that erupted during practice this week
With three games left on the schedule, the Washington Redskins will try to end on a respectable note as a face three NFC East opponents, and it starts on Sunday against the hosting New York Giants.
Washington’s defense girds for Giants TE Larry Donnell, who caught career-high 3 TDS in Week 4 rout, and rookie WR Odell Beckham Jr.
In his first start at FedEx Field, Colt McCoy will be without his deepest threat, wide receiver DeSean Jackson, ruled inactive with leg bruises
Still plagued by the lingering effects of a concussion suffered in last Sunday's game, cornerback Chase Minnifield has been placed on season-ending injured reserve, the Redskins announced Saturday afternoon.
The defensive coordinator said last week's miscues came with the Redskins in simple coverages installed in training camp, but there were disconnects anyway.
On long touchdowns and even on one of their interceptions, Washington's defense seemed to have players duplicating assignments, not knowing the defense called or miscommunicating. Take a look.
Washington’s injury-depleted secondary can ill-afford to lose safety Brandon Meriweather (sprained toe) against St. Louis