The Washington Redskins have activated nose tackle Barry Cofield from short-term injured reserve.
The team announced the move Tuesday.
Cofield suffered a high right ankle sprain in the Week 1 loss to the Houston Texans and was also dealing with a nagging groin injury. He resumed practicing three weeks ago.
To make room for Cofield, the Redskins waived linebacker Jackson Jeffcoat.
Via AP on Fox
November 11, 2014
Barry Cofield has spent the last eight weeks on the Washington Redskins' short term injured reserve list. However, head coach Jay Gruden said, Monday, that the team would activate the ninth-year pro. #181765580 / gettyimages.com Cofield had been nursing numerous injuries when he was placed on the reserve list early in the season. The star defensive tackle was ailing from both...
Redskins Activate Barry Cofield, Waive Jackson Jeffcoat The Washington Redskins activated defensive tackle Barry Cofield on Tuesday. In order to make room for Cofield the team waived linebacker Jackson Jeffcoat. Cofield spent much of the first part of the season on the physically unable to perform list (PUP). The Redskins had until Thursday to activate [...]
Redskins Must Make Decision on Barry Cofield by Wednesday Barry Cofield has been out since the beginning of the year with what doctors determined as a high-ankle sprain. The Redskins put him on the physically-unable-to-perform list (PUP) with a designation to return. The PUP designation rules allow teams the option to bring a player back [...]
The Washington Redskins announced on Tuesday that they have placed starting nose tackle Barry Cofield on IR with a designation to return.#459524021 / gettyimages.comAccording to Tarik El-Bashir from CSNWashington.com:Cofield, who suffered a high ankle sprain in Sunday’s loss to the Texans, will be eligible to rejoin practice in six weeks and return to the lineup against Tampa Bay...
The a Washington Redskins have placed DT Barry Cofield on the short term injured reserve list. Cofield suffered a high ankle sprain during the season opening loss to Houston.
Cofield will not be permitted to return for at least six weeks. His next game eligibility will come on November 16 against the Tampa Bay Bucs. Chris Baker is expected to take the middle line role.
Redskins Will use Short-Term Injured Reserve Designation on Barry Cofield The Washington Redskins will place nose tackle Barry Cofield on the short-term injured reserve list according to sources. #Redskins are planning on using short term I-R designation for Barry Cofield as Jay Gruden mentioned was a possibility. Not official yet. — Chris Russell (@Russellmania980) September [...]
Redskins Press Conferences: Barry Cofield 7-26-2014 Washington Redskins defensive tackle Barry Cofield spoke to members of the media Saturday.