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When the Redskins signed Oshiomogho Atogwe in the offseason, they envisioned him teaming with LaRon Landry to form one of the NFL’s most prolific safety tandems. What they didn’t foresee was each of them suffering through injuries that hampered their effectiveness all season long.
Atogwe and Landry have combined to miss eight games this year and it appears as if Landry’s season is over as the Redskins are set to place him on injured reserve with Achilles and groin injuries.
“I thought those two would be kind of like Ryan Clark and Troy [Polamalu] in Pittsburgh,” said defensive coordinator Jim Haslett. “It hasn’t worked out that way obviously…Those things we adapt to and you get better, but that’s one area that we’ve got to make sure you know we get some stability in the future.”
There’s no denying his athletic ability, but Landry hasn’t ever been the force Washington hoped for when they drafted him with the sixth overall pick in the 2007 NFL draft. Now with his contract expiring at t
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LaRon Landry's disappointing season is over, as the Washington Redskins plan to place the strong safety on injured reserve.Landry appeared in just eight games for the Redskins in 2011 and will not play again this season after suffering a groin injury late last month in a game against the Seattle Seahawks.Landry, 27, has appeared in just 17 games over the past two seasons due...
Washington Redskins Coach Mike Shanahan said the team will officially place safety LaRon Landry on injured reserve Friday afternoon, but he doesn’t expect to make a corresponding roster move before Sunday’s game against the New York Giants.
The team announced Thursday that Landry will miss the rest of the season with a strained left Achilles’ tendon, which requires surgery...
The Washington Redskins will place star safety LaRon Landry on Injured Reserve list for the second straight season. Landry has been heavily bothered by a strained groin and Achilles tendon, which caused him to only play 8 games this season. Last … [visit site to read more]
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According to Rich Campbell of the Washington Times, Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan didn’t sound optimistic on Wednesday that safety LaRon Landry will play another down this season. Landry hasn’t practiced since November 25th and is still considered to be day to day with groin and shoulder injuries. Landry will be a free agent this coming offseason and there’s [...]
While the Redskins finally know the definitive status of the safety position for the rest of this season — LaRon Landry out, Reed Doughty and DeJon Games in, Oshiomogho Atogwe on the sidelines — the future of Washington’s defensive secondary is completely uncertain.
Landry, who will finish a second straight season on injured reserves, will be an unrestricted free agent. How...
ASHBURN, Va. -- A wasted season is over for Washington Redskins safety LaRon Landry, whose sore left Achilles tendon hasn’t fully healed and will now likely require surgery.
Now it’s a matter of waiting to see if the injury has ended Landry’s Redskins career as well.
A wasted season is over for Washington Redskins safety LaRon Landry, whose sore left Achilles tendon hasn't fully healed and will now likely require surgery.
The season is over for Washington Redskins safety LaRon Landry.
ASHBURN, Va. (AP) -- The season is over for Washington Redskins safety LaRon Landry.
Washington safety LaRon Landry's season is over with surgery being recommended for his torn left Achilles but the Redskins have a big decision to make on his future with them.
In the Washington Redskins' ideal world, safeties LaRon Landry and Oshiomogho Atogwe would patrol the secondary Sunday against the New York Giants in a marquee NFC East matchup that would propel them into the playoffs. These are the Redskins, though. The playoffs remain fantasy. Their realities are losses, injuries and ...
ASHBURN, Va. -- Right tackle Jammal Brown and tight end Mike Sellers have been ruled out by the Washington Redskins for Sunday’s game against the Giants.
The Redskins on Friday also placed safety LaRon Landry on injured reserve.
Brown hurt his right groin during pregame warmups before last week...