Linebacker Nick Barnett will miss the final game of the season after tearing the medial collateral ligament in his left knee. Meanwhile, outside linebacker Brian Orakpo is day-to-day with a groin strain.
Mark Bullock takes a look at who from the defense should stay or be upgraded or replaced, regardless of if the Redskins run a 3-4, 4-3 or hybrid system.
By Mark Bullock
December 23, 2013
Veteran linebacker says that was his original understanding of what his role would be.
Wanting to remain effective throughout games, Redskins inside linebacker London Fletcher said he has no problem sharing playing time with Nick Barnett.
Redskins coach Mike Shanahan explains the modification of the workloads of one of his most experienced players, and one of his rookies.
The Washington Redskins have stumbled out of the gates to an 0-2 start that few people imagined. There are plenty of problem areas and plenty of questions, but thus far, few answers.
The linebacker, now a Redskins backup, spent his first eight NFL seasons with the Packers.
Nick Barnett talks with Mike Jones about preparing for a game as a backup, his dabbling in music and traffic in D.C. vs. Green Bay and Buffalo.
Four players assume different jersey numbers in the wake of the roster being trimmed from 75 players to 53.
Although the game will not feature many household names, intrigue remains – at least for the diehards.