The Insider: Will Compton

Posted at 09:47 AM ET, 03/20/2014

Questions remain at linebacker for Redskins

Inside linebacker certainly is now more crowded, but it’s hard to say if that’s a significantly improved position.

By Mike Jones  |  09:47 AM ET, 03/20/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Hayward, Akeem Jordan, brandon jenkins, Daryl Sharpton, inside linebackers, Jeremy Kimbrough, Josh Hull, Keenan Robinson, outside linebackers, Perry Riley Jr., Will Compton

Posted at 12:14 PM ET, 12/26/2013

Will Compton ready to chip in after long wait

After 16 weeks of working, preparing and hoping to catch his break, rookie practice squad linebacker Will Compton finally received the nod earlier this week.

By Mike Jones  |  12:14 PM ET, 12/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  inside linebackers, practice squad, Roster moves, Week 17, Will Compton

Posted at 05:16 PM ET, 12/02/2013

Shanahan not willing to play young players for the sake of evaluation

MIke Shanahan said that his approach will not change when it comes to evaluating young players, even though the Redskins have no chance to make the playoffs.

By Mike Jones  |  05:16 PM ET, 12/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Gettis, Bacarri Rambo, josh leribeus, Mike Shanahan, news conferences, Offensive line, Rookies, Tom Compton

Posted at 03:16 PM ET, 09/03/2013

Shanahan confident in offensive line depth despite inexperience

All five starters from last season return and bring much-needed stability. But the quality of Washington’s depth remains a mystery.

By Mike Jones  |  03:16 PM ET, 09/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  53-man roster, Adam Gettis, josh leribeus, Offensive line, Roster, Tom Compton

Posted at 05:42 PM ET, 09/01/2013

Chase Minnifield, seven others signed to Redskins’ practice squad

Eight players who spent the preseason with Washington are signed to the practice squad a day after the team finalized its 53-man roster.

By Mike Jones  |  05:42 PM ET, 09/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chase Minnifield, Dominique Hamilton, Jawan Jamison, Lance Lewis, Nick Williams, practice squad, Tevita Stevens, Will Compton, Xavier Nixon

Posted at 09:32 AM ET, 08/07/2013

Redskins expand Tom Compton's duties on offensive line

With injury to backup guard Josh LeRibeus, left tackle Tom Compton moves over to provide depth

By Roman Stubbs  |  09:32 AM ET, 08/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, Offensive line, Tom Compton, Training camp