Posts Tagged ‘Brian Orakpo’

Redskins CB Hall, LB Orakpo gunning for Romo’s rib?

Just tell it like it is – the target is on Cowboys injured quarterback Tony Romo and his fractured rib.  That’s why he had to get a protective vest for Monday night’s contest. So in rare form, Redskins cornerback DeAngelo Hall decided he wasn’t going to hide away from the fact that he’s specifically aiming […]

We Want Dallas

Watching the Redskins in person is a unique experience. Hearing the chants of “WE WANT DALLAS!” reverberate through the stadium can give any Skins fan goose bumps. While belting out the Dallas chant, a sense of pride that has been missing for far to long swept over FedEx. Heading into the Monday clash in Texas, […]

LaRon Landry out for today’s game vs. Arizona, but Orakpo will play

Jason La Canfora of the NFL Network indicated via Twitter this morning that safety LaRon Landry is out for today’s game vs. Arizona. Landry continues to recover from a hamstring injury he sustained shortly before the second game of the preseason, against Indianapolis. La Canfora also indicated that linebacker Brian Orakpo, who missed some practice […]

Cardinals at Redskins Friday Injury Report

WASHINGTON Questionable: WR Brandon Banks (knee), TE Chris Cooley (knee), CB DeAngelo Hall (back), S LaRon Landry (hamstring), LB Brian Orakpo (ankle), WR Donte’ Stallworth (shoulder), LS Nick Sundberg (hand) Probable: LB Keyaron Fox (back) ARIZONA Out: CB Crezdon Butler (ankle), TE Jim Dray (pectoral) Questionable: WR DeMarco Sampson (hamstring), RB LaRod Stephens-Howling (hand), ILB […]

Should we be worried about LaRon Landry’s injuries?

Question for the Redskins faithful: am I the only one out there worried about nagging & lingering injury issues with LaRon Landry, as we head into the 2011 season? For those of you who don’t remember: Landry injured his Achilles tendon last season, in the Monday Night slaughter against Philadelphia last year (a game I […]

Brian Orakpo is tired of the Haynesworth “nonsense”

Via Pro Football Talk: A year ago, the dominant story coming out of Redskins camp was the constant feuding between coach Mike Shanahan and defensive tackle Albert Haynesworth, who failed repeated attempts to pass Shanahan’s mandatory conditioning test. This year, Haynesworth’s teammate Brian Orakpo says that won’t be an issue. “This year, we’re not going […]

Orakpo Not Happy About Being Left Off a List About the Best NFL Pass Rushers

Brian Orakpo is not a happy camper these days. The Redskin pass rusher is speaking out about an ESPN.com piece this week about the “Top 10 pass rushers in the NFL.” The article was votes from a panel of eight NFL experts. The thing that got to Orakpo was that he wasn’t mentioned once in […]

DeAngelo Hall named Pro Bowl MVP

It’s likely not the postseason game he’d like to be playing in – or the postseason award he’d like to be given – but it’s always great to be recognized as the Most Valuable Player in a game featuring some of the most elite players in the entire NFL. Redskins cornerback DeAngelo Hall was named […]