The Insider: inactives


Posted at 11:49 AM ET, 12/29/2013

Brian Orakpo, Josh Morgan among Redskins inactives vs. Giants

The Redskins will be without their top pass-rusher, linebacker Brian Orakpo, as they close out the season today. Wide receiver Josh Morgan is also inactive.

By Mike Jones  |  11:49 AM ET, 12/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, Chase Minnifield, inactives, josh leribeus, Josh Morgan, Redskins vs. Giants, Robert Griffin III, Week 17

Posted at 11:47 AM ET, 12/22/2013

Redskins vs. Cowboys: FB Darrel Young to play after week of limited practices

Fullback Darrel Young will play for the Washington Redskins against the Dallas Cowboys after being listed as questionable all week.

By Mike Jones  |  11:47 AM ET, 12/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bacarri Rambo, brandon jenkins, Chase Minnifield, Dallas Cowboys, Darrel Young, inactives, jose gumbs, josh leribeus, Redskins vs. Cowboys, Robert Griffin III, Week 16

Posted at 11:48 AM ET, 12/15/2013

Redskins inactives: Rambo is out, Meriweather, Young to play

Redskins rookie safety Bacarri Rambo is inactive after seven consecutive games of action. Meanwhile, tight end Jordan Reed and Robert Griffin III also are inactive, as expected.

By Mike Jones  |  11:48 AM ET, 12/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baccari Rambo, brandon jenkins, Chase Minnifield, Darryl Tapp, inactives, Jordan Reed, josh leribeus, Redskins vs. Falcons, Robert Griffin III, Week 15

Posted at 11:55 AM ET, 12/08/2013

Redskins inactives: Reed, Young, Meriweather all sidelined

The Redskins will be without starters Brandon Meriweather, Darrel Young and rookie tight end Jordan Reed versus the Chiefs.

By Mike Jones  |  11:55 AM ET, 12/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  brandon jenkins, Brandon Meriweather, Chase Minnifield, Darrel Young, inactives, Injuries, Jordan Reed, josh leribeus, Redskins vs. Chiefs, Rex Grossman, Week 14

Posted at 07:20 PM ET, 12/01/2013

Jordan Reed to miss second straight game after setback

Rookie tight end Jordan Reed will miss a second consecutive game after he suffered a head ache following a pregame workout.

By Mike Jones  |  07:20 PM ET, 12/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Darrel Young, Evan Royster, inactives, Jordan Reed, Niles Paul, Redskins vs. Giants, Running backs, special teams, tight ends, Week 13

Posted at 07:20 PM ET, 11/25/2013

Redskins inactives: Bowen, Young sidelined by injuries vs. 49ers

The Washington Redskins will be without starting right defensive end Stephen Bowen and starting fullback Darrel Young as they host the San Francisco 49ers.

By Mike Jones  |  07:20 PM ET, 11/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  brandon jenkins, Darrel Young, inactives, Jordan Reed, jose gumbs, josh leribeus, Redskins vs. 49ers, Rex Grossman, Stephen Bowen, Week 12

Posted at 04:59 PM ET, 11/23/2013

Jordan Reed ruled out for Redskins-49ers game on Monday night

A concussion suffered last week will sideline the tight end, whose absence creates an opportunity for Fred Davis.

By Mike Jones  |  04:59 PM ET, 11/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  inactives, Injuries, Jordan Reed, Redskins vs. 49ers, tight ends, Week 12

Posted at 05:17 PM ET, 11/18/2013

Josh Morgan’s comments ‘had nothing to do’ with de-activation, Shanahan says

Redskins coach says he remains confident in Morgan, who could return to the lineup now that Leonard Hankerson is hurt.

By Mark Maske  |  05:17 PM ET, 11/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  inactives, Josh Morgan, Mike Shanahan, Week 11, Wide Receivers

Posted at 11:43 AM ET, 11/17/2013

Josh Morgan inactive for Redskins vs. Eagles

Wide receiver Josh Morgan will be inactive for today’s game against the Philadelphia Eagles. The move marks a further descent for the sixth-year veteran, who last season signed with his hometown Redskins as a free agent.

By Mike Jones  |  11:43 AM ET, 11/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  brandon jenkins, Chris Neild, Fred Davis, inactives, jose gumbs, josh leribeus, Josh Morgan, Redskins vs. Eagles, Rex Grossman, Week 11

Posted at 07:18 PM ET, 11/07/2013

Fred Davis inactive a fifth game this season

Washington Redskins tight end Fred Davis once again is on the team’s inactive list, marking the fifth time this season that the former starter will not play.

By Mike Jones  |  07:18 PM ET, 11/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  brandon jenkins, Chris Neild, Chris Thompson, Fred Davis, inactives, jose gumbs, josh leribeus, Redskins vs. Vikings, Rex Grossman, Week 10

Posted at 11:56 AM ET, 11/03/2013

Fred Davis on Redskins’ inactive list again

Tight end is de-activated for a third straight game.

By Mark Maske  |  11:56 AM ET, 11/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Thompson, Darryl Tapp, Fred Davis, inactives, jose gumbs, josh leribeus, Redskins vs. Chargers, Week 9

Posted at 03:31 PM ET, 10/27/2013

Gumbs, Rambo listed as starting safeties for Redskins vs. Broncos

With Brandon Meriweather suspended and Reed Doughty sidelined by a concussion, the Washington Redskins listed a pair or first-year players, Jose Gumbs and Bacarri Rambo, as their starting safeties for today’s game against the Broncos.

By Mike Jones  |  03:31 PM ET, 10/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  inactives, Injuries, Redskins vs. Broncos, Week 8

Posted at 09:16 PM ET, 10/20/2013

De-activation of Davis based on special teams considerations, Shanahan says

Redskins players say they were pleased with effort level on special teams despite Devin Hester’s punt-return touchdown.

By Mark Maske  |  09:16 PM ET, 10/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, inactives, Mike Shanahan, Niles Paul, special teams, tight ends

Posted at 12:12 PM ET, 10/20/2013

Fred Davis on Redskins’ inactive list

Cornerback David Amerson is active and expected to play a week after suffering a concussion in Dallas.

By Mark Maske  |  12:12 PM ET, 10/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Baccari Rambo, Chris Thompson, David Amerson, Fred Davis, inactives, Jordan Reed, Redskins vs. Bears, tight ends, Week 7

Posted at 07:25 PM ET, 10/13/2013

Jarvis Jenkins, Rob Jackson are active for the Redskins

Bacarri Rambo, Chris Thompson are on the inactive list for the game against the Cowboys.

By Mark Maske  |  07:25 PM ET, 10/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bacarri Rambo, Chris Thompson, inactives, Jarvis Jenkins, Josh Morgan, Redskins vs. Cowboys, Rob Jackson, suspensions

Posted at 03:12 PM ET, 09/29/2013

Forbath and Reed out, Davis in for Redskins vs. Raiders

Rookie tight end Jordan Reed and starting place kicker Kai Forbath both will miss the Washington Redskins game against the Oakland Raiders. Meanwhile, tight end Fred Davis will play after missing the last game with a sprained ankle.

By Mike Jones  |  03:12 PM ET, 09/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  brandon jenkins, inactives, John Potter, Jordan Reed, Kai Forbath, Redskins vs. Raiders

Posted at 11:45 AM ET, 09/22/2013

Fred Davis, Kai Forbath inactive for Redskins

Brandon Meriweather is active. Logan Paulsen is scheduled to start for Davis at tight end.

By Mark Maske  |  11:45 AM ET, 09/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Meriweather, Fred Davis, inactives, John Potter, Kai Forbath, Redskins vs. Lions, Week 3

Posted at 11:50 AM ET, 09/15/2013

PK Kai Forbath out for Redskins vs. Packers; Meriweather a go

Kicker Kai Forbath will not play for the Redskins as they take on Green Bay. Meanwhile, Brandon Meriweather makes his season debut.

By Mike Jones  |  11:50 AM ET, 09/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  inactives, Kai Forbath, special teams

Posted at 05:56 PM ET, 09/09/2013

SS Brandon Meriweather out for season opener

Strong safety Brandon Meriweather will not play in the Washington Redskins’ season opener against the Philadelphia Eagles. Eighth-year veteran Reed Doughty will start in his place.

By Mike Jones  |  05:56 PM ET, 09/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brandon Meriweather, inactives, Redskins vs. Eagles, Week 1

Posted at 03:45 PM ET, 08/24/2013

Kirk Cousins officially out for Redskins, Rex Grossman to start vs. Bills

Brandon Meriweather, Barry Cofield, Evan Royster also among those listed as not scheduled to play today.

By Mark Maske  |  03:45 PM ET, 08/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  barry cofield, Brandon Meriweather, Evan Royster, inactives, Kirk Cousins, preseason, Quarterbacks, Rex Grossman

Posted at 07:10 PM ET, 08/19/2013

Brian Orakpo, Josh Wilson, Brandon Meriweather ruled out vs. Steelers

The Washington Redskins will play without three defensive starters as they host the Pittsburgh Steelers tonight at FedEx Field.

By Mike Jones  |  07:10 PM ET, 08/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  inactives, Injuries, Pittsburgh Steelers, preseason, Redskins-Steelers

Posted at 07:37 PM ET, 08/08/2013

Redskins without Garcon, Morris and six other starters

The Washington Redskins will be without eight starters in their preseason game against the hosting Tennessee Titans.

By Mike Jones  |  07:37 PM ET, 08/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  inactives, Injuries, preseason, Running backs, Tennessee Titans, Wide Receivers

Posted at 11:51 AM ET, 12/23/2012

Tyler Polumbus ruled out for Redskins vs. Eagles, Robert Griffin III returns

Right tackle Tyler Polumbus will miss the Redskins' game but quarterback Robert Griffin III returns as expected

By Mike Jones  |  11:51 AM ET, 12/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins inactives, Redskins-Eagles

Posted at 11:48 AM ET, 12/09/2012

Fletcher, Hall, Williams all playing for Redskins vs. Ravens; Banks inactive

The Washington Redskins will have linebacker London Fletcher, left tackle Trent Williams and cornerback DeAngelo Hall on the field today.

By Mike Jones  |  11:48 AM ET, 12/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins inactives, Redskins-Ravens

Posted at 11:39 AM ET, 11/18/2012

Pierre Garcon, Brandon Meriweather to play for Redskins vs. Eagles

Wide receiver Pierre Garcon and strong safety Brandon Meriweather will start for the Redskins Sunday.

By Mike Jones  |  11:39 AM ET, 11/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins inactives, Redskins-Eagles

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 11/04/2012

Perry Riley active, Aldrick Robinson scheduled to start for Redskins

Redskins say Robinson, not Leonard Hankerson, is expected to start in place of the injured Pierre Garcon.

By Mark Maske  |  12:00 PM ET, 11/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Aldrick Robinson, Perry Riley, Redskins inactives, Redskins-Panthers, Washington Redskins

Posted at 11:58 AM ET, 10/28/2012

London Fletcher to start, would extend streak

Linebacker, who has played in 231 straight games, was plagued by hamstring and balance issues this week.

By Mike Jones  |  11:58 AM ET, 10/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  London Fletcher, Redskins inactives

Posted at 03:12 PM ET, 10/14/2012

Robert Griffin III to start as expected, Pierre Garcon out with foot injury

But top wide receiver Pierre Garcon will not play

By Mike Jones  |  03:12 PM ET, 10/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins inactives, Redskins-Vikings

Posted at 11:47 AM ET, 10/07/2012

Ryan Grant active for Redskins vs. Falcons

Running back will suit up for the Washington Redskins for the first time Sunday.

By Mike Jones  |  11:47 AM ET, 10/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins inactives, Redskins-Falcons