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Monday Night Matchup: Week 8

Washington Redskins vs Dallas Cowboys WAS: Strengths – One of the top explosive receivers in the NFL in WR DeSean Jackson. 6th-best passing defense and 11th-best rushing defense in the league. Weaknesses – QB Colt McCoy will be getting his 1st start in 3 years. Pro Bowl LB Brian Orakpo is out for the season with injury. DAL: Strengths – DeMarco Murray is leading the league...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Weekly Rewind: Beating the Cowboys; Orakpo’s last game?; Hope?

In case you missed it: Columns from the cover32 universe to catch up on anything and everything from the Washington Redskins this week. Washington Redskins - Do the Redskins have any chance against the Cowboys? (READ) - Three reasons why the Cowboys will destroy the Redskins. (READ) - Why Brian Orakpo may have played his last game in Washington. (READ) - Why the Redskins still have...
Via cover32 - Redskins
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Why Brian Orakpo may have played his last game for the Washington Redskins

Washington Redskins LB Brian Orakpo has been placed on injured reserve due to suffering a torn pectoral muscle in their 19-17 victory over the Tennessee Titans. But this also will likely mean the end of Orakpo’s tenure as a Redskin. This offseason, there were very tense talks between the powers that be at Redskins Park about whether or not they should re-sign Orakpo to a one-year...
Via cover32 - Redskins
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Brian Orakpo tweets 'Beat Dallas' before surgery

A rather disappointing season for Redskins linebacker Brian Orakpo came to an abrupt end, as he tore his right pectoral muscle -- his third pectoral injury of his career. After posting just 0.5 sacks on a franchise tag of $11.45 million, you can understand why some Redskins' faithfuls have lost favor with Orakpo. While his Redskins' career is doubt, as he is set to enter...
Via KCM Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

The 10 Most Disappointing Redskins Of The Past 20 Years Or So

Brian Orakpo’s season ended this week, another torn pectoral muscle ending another underwhelming campaign. That likely ends his time with the Redskins, too. He had some decent seasons — including a few Pro Bowl campaigns — but I’ll always think of him as somewhat disappointing, because he wasn’t supposed to be decent. He was supposed to be a dominating sack machine, the...
Via Mr. Irrelevant
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Brian Orakpo Says ‘To Beat The Cowboys’ (Photo)

Brian Orakpo expressed the sentiments that perhaps many football fans share.  From a hosital bed, Brian Orakpo decided to send a message to his team, the Redskins, in regards to the Cowboys. Will the Redskins deliver? Stay tuned. Damn this sucks but… pic.twitter.com/4FHJsteoX8 — Brian Orakpo (@rak98) October 22, 2014 The post Redskins Brian Orakpo Says ‘To Beat The Cowboys’...
Via Geeks and Cleats
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins place Brian Orakpo on injured reserve

getty images The Washington Redskins have placed linebacker Brian Orakpo on injured reserve with a torn right pectoral. The move ends the season of the 28-year-old who will become a free agent at the end of the season. Orakpo has twice had his season ended with torn pectoral’s on the left side. Entering free agency he will have missed 24 of his last 48 games. The Redskins placed...
Via Tireball.com
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins end Brian Orakpo’s season by placing him on I/R; Sign Everette Brown

Today the Washington Redskins placed Brian Orakpo on the season-ending injured reserve. In a corresponding move the Redskins signed Everette Brown. Orakpo was lost to a torn pectoral muscle last week. Brown, a former second-round pick, was in camp with them this summer, but didn’t make it through final cuts. He’s also spent time with […] The post Redskins end Brian Orakpo...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Sign Everette Brown; Place Brian Orakpo on Injured Reserve

Redskins Sign Everette Brown; Place Brian Orakpo on Injured Reserve The Washington Redskins announced today that they have signed free agent linebacker Everette Brown and placed linebacker Brian Orakpo on the team’s Injured Reserve list (IR). Brown rejoins the Redskins, with whom he spent the preseason after being signed as a free agent on July 28 before [...]
Via HTTR4LIFE.COM
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Brian Orakpo is not done in DC, Redskins fans

Gee, to go by social media, Brian Orakpo is done in DC. Schoolchildren and sports fans can be so cruel. Orakpo is lost to the Redskins for the season after tearing his right pectoral muscle in the Titans game. He twice tore his left pectoral muscle. It led to the loss of substantial time in 2011. Then the injury forced him to miss 14 games in 2012. The twitterverse reacted with glee...
Via Redskins Hog Heaven
8 days ago  |  Discuss

BREAKING: Brian Orakpo placed on IR with torn pectoral muscle

The Washington Redskins are down another Pro-Bowl player. Brian Orakpo was placed on injured reserve today after tearing his pectoral muscle last weekend against the Titans. In an attempt to replace Orakpo, Washington signed Everette Brown, a former second-round pick. Brown spent time in Redskins’ camp this offseason, but he didn’t make the final cut. No matter how well Brown...
Via cover32
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins sign LB Everette Brown

With Brian Orakpo’s season being over after suffering a torn left pectoral muscle, the Washington Redskins signed linebacker Everette Brown. The team announced the signing Tuesday afternoon. Orakpo was placed on injured reserve. Brown spent the preseason with the Redskins. He had played previously for linebackers coach Brian Baker. But Brown was beat out in the competition for...
Via KCM Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Place OLB Brian Orakpo On I.R. & Sign OLB Everette Brown

The Washington Redskins officially announced that they have placed OLB Brian Orakpo on season-ending injured reserve and signed OLB Everette Brown to a contract. With Orakpo playing out the 2014 season under the franchise tag, there is a possibility that he’s played his final snap for the Redskins. Over the course of seven games, Orakpo has recorded 24 tackles and a half sack...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Injury Update: Brian Orakpo out for the season with torn pectoral muscle

The Washington Redskins got some bad news Monday when an MRI revelaed outside linebacker Brian Orakpo will be sidelined for the rest of the season. The linebacker tore his right pectoral muscle. The veteran linebacker will soon have surgery to repair the tear, coach Jay Gruden said. Reported by Mike Jones of The Washington Post.#182547967 / gettyimages.comThis is the third similar...
Via NFL Injury Report
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins OLB Brian Orakpo headed to IR

The Washington Redskins won their second game on Sunday putting their overall record at 2-5. The victory means very little compared to the loss the defense suffered on the field. Pro Bowl OLB Brian Orakpo is out for the rest of the 2014 season with a torn pectoral muscle. Orakpo has now torn a pectoral muscle for the third time in his career. Most recently, he tore his left pectoral...
Via Total Sports Live
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Brian Orakpo Out For The Season With Pectoral Injury

As expected, Washington Redskins outside linebacker Brian Orakpo will miss the remainder of the season of tearing his Pectoral muscle in the teams win over the Titans. #Redskins HC Jay Gruden: Brian Orakpo will have surgery and out for the season "torn enough to have surgery." — Chris Russell (@Russellmania980) October 20, 2014 Orakpo tore the left pectoral muscle at...
Via Thacover2
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Brian Orakpo Out For The Season With Pectoral Injury

As expected, Washington Redskins outside linebacker Brian Orakpo will miss the remainder of the season of tearing his Pectoral muscle in the teams win over the Titans. #Redskins HC Jay Gruden: Brian Orakpo will have surgery and out for the season "torn enough to have surgery." — Chris Russell (@Russellmania980) October 20, 2014 Orakpo tore the left pectoral muscle at...
Via BlackSportsOnline
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Brian Orakpo placed on season-ending injured reserve

AP Image The Washington Redskins have lost outside linebacker Brian Orakpo  for the season after he tore his pectoral muscle in his right arm during the 19-17 win over the Tennessee Titans on Sunday.  The team are expected to place him on season ending injured reserve.  Orakpo suffered the same injury in his left arm in 2012. Previously, Brian Orakpo tore his left pectoral muscle...
Via DC Sports-Kings
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Brian Orakpo done for the season with torn pectoral muscle

TweetDefensive end Brian Orakpo may have played his last down as a member of the Washington Redskins. According to multiple reports, Orakpo tore a pectoral muscle Sunday against the Titans, ending his season and possibly his tenure in Washington. Brian Orakpo has a torn pectoral muscle, per league source. — ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) October 20, 2014 Orakpo is in a contract...
Via Los That Sports Blog
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Brian Orakpo has Torn Pectoral Muscle, Out for the Season

Brian Orakpo has Torn Pectoral Muscle, Out for the Season The Washington Redskins fears about Brian Orakpo’s right pectoral muscle proved to be true after taking an MRI on Monday. According to multiple reports Orakpo has a torn pectoral muscle which will need surgery, ending his 2014 season. Orakpo injured himself Sunday while attempting to [...]
Via HTTR4LIFE.COM
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Brian Orakpo is done for the year with a torn pectoral muscle

Redskins linebacker Brian Orakpo injured his right pectoral muscle in Washington’s 19-17 victory over the Tennessee Titans and will have an MRI on Monday. Orakpo, a three-time Pro Bowler, was hurt trying to make a tackle on a running play in the fourth quarter Sunday and did not return. Well according to Pro Football Talk, […] The post Redskins Brian Orakpo is done for the year...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Brian Orakpo reportedly done for the season

Washington Redskins linebacker Brian Orakpo is done for the season after tearing his pectoral muscle, per Pro Football Talk. Brian Orakpo has a torn pectoral muscle, per league source. — ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) October 20, 2014 Tough Break for Orakpo who’s in a contract year. I can’t imagine the Redskins bringing him back. He’s a good player, but can’t stay...
Via Pro Football Zone
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Redskins’ Brian Orakpo out for the season with a torn right pectoral

Update: Oct. 20, 2014 12:29 PM For the third time in his career, Redskins linebacker Brian Orakpo’s season will be cut short by a torn right pectoral muscle. NFL Network’s Ian Rapport was the first to report the results of the MRI. Previously, Brian Orakpo tore his left pectoral muscle. This year, it’s his right one. Same result, though. Out for the season. #Redskins — Ian...
Via KCM Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Redskins “Fear” OLB Brian Orakpo Is Out For The Season

Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reports that the Redskins “fear” OLB Brian Orakpo is done for the season with a pectoral injury. Rapoport adds that the team is still waiting for the MRI results regarding Orakpo. Pro Football Talk reports that Orakpo has a torn pectoral muscle. This is obviously a big concern for Orakpo as he has previously torn his other pectoral muscle...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins Fear Brian Orakpo Has A Torn Pectoral Muscle

Redskins linebacker Brian Orakpo injured his right pectoral muscle in the team’s 19-17 victory over the Tennessee Titans on Sunday and will have an MRI on Monday. The team fears that the pectoral muscle could be torn and that he could miss significant time, according to CSN Washington. The 28-year-old has injured the left pectoral muscle twice before in his career.
Via Thacover2
10 days ago  |  Discuss
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