Posted October 18, 2012 on AP on Fox

LANDOVER, MD - NOVEMBER 15: Lorenzo Alexander #79 of the Washington Redskins flattens Lamont Jordan #32 of the Denver Broncos at FedExField on November 15, 2009 in Landover, Maryland. The Redskins defeated the Broncos 27-17. (Photo by Larry French/Getty Images)
Washington Redskins special teams maven Lorenzo Alexander is making a move to get more playing time on defense. The player nicknamed ''One Man Gang'' had 1 1/2 sacks and plucked a fumble out of the air deep in opposition territory in Redskins' 38-26 win over the Minnesota Vikings. The Redskins have been looking to fill the spot left vacant by the season-ending injury to Brian Orakpo in Week 2. Rob Jackson played most of the snaps against the Vikings, but coach Mike Shanahan said he's going to have to get Alexander on the field some more. Washington visits the New York Giants on Sunday.
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