Bernstine, Sundberg out withinjuries, Garcon will test injured foot.
After struggling throughout the preseason, the cornerback Cedric Griffin turned in a strong effort with three tackles, two pass breakups and a forced fumble against the Saints.
When the Redskins touch down in New Orleans on Saturday, the eve of their season opening matchup with the Saints, defensive coordinator Jim Haslett will find himself in familiar territory.
The Washington Redskins kick off the season with one of the stiffest challenges they will face all year on defense. Waiting for them at the Superdome on Sunday will be Drew Brees and 2011’s No. 1-ranked offense.
Redskins coach wants to 'keep them guessing' about starter at RB but rookie appears to be front-runner.
The regular season finally is here, and Sunday afternoon, the Washington Redskins take on the New Orleans Saints.
The Redskins coach says, 'You'd better not call the same game with a rookie as you are with a five-, 10-year vet.'
Saints interim coach Aaron Kromer says he expects the Redskins to incorporate Robert Griffin III into their running game.
Guard's conditioning may be an issue as game against Saints wears on
The 6-foot-1, 307-pound Ellis isn’t the biggest or most overpowering defensive tackle, but uses his quickness off the line to cause problems for opponents.