So, does this mean these “alternates” might make their way onto the field this season?

“We do not comment on jerseys,” a team spokesman e-mailed me.

One longtime Redskins watcher pointed out to me that the team wore this alternate jersey in a Sept. 2007 home game against the Giants, which was, of course, before Orakpo came to D.C.

(By Preston Keres - TWP.)