Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 8/8/12
The Redskins are expected to take the field for Thursday's preseason opener at Buffalo minus three starters along the offensive line, but offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan said he's not concerned about those injuries at this point in training camp. "It's part of camp. Yeah, we have three starters who aren't practicing right now. I'm hoping we'll get them back by Week 1, if not before," Shanahan said Wednesday. "It does help your overall depth, and you hope those starters come back healthy and don't miss a beat." Right tackle Jammal Brown remains the biggest concern as he deals with a hip injury. Shanahan said the positives are that Brown didn't need surgery and backup Tyler Polumbus has played well. Left guard Kory Lichtensteiger is expected to miss the entire preseason following arthroscopic knee surgery and right guard Chris Chester isn't expected to play against Buffalo due to a sprained ankle. "The starters don't play a ton anyway," Shanahan said of the first preseason...
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