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Washington Redskins rookie receiver Leonard Hankerson is out for the year after hurting his right hip in his first NFL 100-yard game.
Hankerson dislocated the hip and tore the labrum in the fourth quarter of Sunday's 20-9 loss to Miami.
The third-round pick out of Miami was making his second start. He caught eight passes for 106 yards.
He will become the four0th Redskins offensive starter to go on injured reserve, joining tight end Chris Cooley, running back Tim Hightower and left guard Kory Lichtensteiger. Receiver Santana Moss and left tackle Trent Williams have also missed multiple games with injuries.
In addition, defensive lineman Kedric Golston tore two knee ligaments on Sunday. He will miss the upcoming game against Dallas and his prognosis beyond that is uncertain.
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Leonard Hankerson, the rookie wide receiver who had 106 yards on eight receptions Sunday against Miami will spend the rest of the season on injured reserve, Redskins coach Mike Shanahan said Monday.
Hankerson popped his hip out of joint in the fourth quarter, and tore his labrum. The joint popped back in by itself, Shanahan said, a subluxation of the hip as opposed to a dislocation...
Leonard Hankerson became Rex Grossman’s most consistent target in Sunday’s 20-9 loss at Miami, catching eight passes for 106 yards in just his second career start. He became the first Redskins rookie wide receiver to catch 100 yards worth of passes since Rod Gardner did so in 2001 against Carolina.
“It just felt good to go out there and contribute to the team,” Hankerson...
Washington Redskins rookie receiver Leonard Hankerson is out for the year after hurting his right hip in his first NFL 100-yard game. Hankerson dislocated the hip and tore the labrum in the fourth quarter of Sunday's 20-9 loss to Miami. The third-round pick out of Miami was making his second start.
The Washington Redskins
have placed receiver Leonard Hankerson and defensive end Kedric Golston on
injured reserve and re-signed receiver Donte' Stallworth and defensive end
Leonard Hankerson figured to provide the Washington Redskins one of few reasons for hope over the final seven games.Not anymore.Washington’s outlook went from bad to worse Monday with news the rookie wide receiver will be placed on the season-ending injured reserve list. He tore the labrum ...
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