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(VIDEO) Brian Orakpo Interview: 100% Healed, Ready To Get After QB

Brian Orakpo says he’s feeling great these days. And that’s good news for the Washington Redskins who lost their starting outside linebacker for the year in Week 2 last season, courtesy of a torn pectoral muscle.


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Orakpo Injury was ‘Gift and Curse’; Returning at ‘Very High Level’

The fuss over RGIII has allowed Washington’s most prominent young player before his arrival, two-time Pro Bowl outside linebacker Brian Orakpo to make a relatively quiet return to the field.


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Redskins Brian Orakpo Finally ‘100 percent’

No veteran was more excited than Brian Orakpo to be sweating under the scorching late spring sun Thursday at Redskins Park.


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La Canfora: Skins Likely to Lock Up Orakpo Long-Term

The Redskins will have to approach acquisitions with care as they enter the second offseason of their two-year, $36 million cap reduction imposed by the league. Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports helped break down the best options for the Skins as they prepare to fill their roster.


Robert Griffin III drops back to pass against the Pittsburgh Steelers.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Taking Stock of Washington Redskins at Midseason Mark

Reviewing the highs and lows of the Washington Redskins in the first half of the season, which ended with a 27-12 loss at Pittsburgh — their lone game not to be decided in the final minutes.


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Redskins Notes: Garcon’s Injury a Mystery, RGIII Looks Forward to First Division Game

The Washington Redskins held practice this afternoon as they prepare for their first division game of the season as they face the New York Giants on Sunday and could be without their star wide receiver again.

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Redskins Wednesday: Cedric Griffin Says He’ll Face Giants, Two Injured Players Speak

The Redskins held an open locker room today and could be getting some much needed secondary help back just in time for their first NFC East game of the season.

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Elfin: A Home Field Disadvantage … It’s Not Exactly RFK

Winning at home this Sunday will be more difficult with the season-long loss of Adam Carriker and Brian Orakpo, but then again, losing at home is something the Redskins have been used to since moving over from RFK.


(l) Adam Carriker (credit:  Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images) - (r) Brian Orakpo (credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Redskins: Adam Carriker and Brian Orkapo Out for Season, Need Surgery

The Washington Redskins will be without defensive end Adam Carriker and linebacker Brian Orakpo for the remainder of the season.


PHOTOS: Redskins vs. Rams - RGIII’s First Loss

Robert Griffin III is sacked by defensive tackle Kendall Langford and defensive end Robert Quinn of the St. Louis Rams.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Frustration, Injuries and Officiating Hurt Redskins in Loss to Rams

It wasn’t quite the encore performance Robert Griffin III was hoping for. Then again, Mike Shanahan said not to get carried away with all of the hype surrounding the new face of the Washington Redskins.