London Fletcher is having surgery this morning to repair the left ankle that bothered him for much of the second half of the 2012 Redskins season and plans to play next season.
Lorenzo Alexander made the most of his first trip to the Pro Bowl. The 29-year-old ‘everything man’ for the Washington Redskins led the NFC squad in tackles with five, including one for a loss.
The additions of London Fletcher and Ryan Kerrigan to Robert Griffin III, Trent Williams and Lorenzo Alexander give Washington five Pro Bowl players for the first time since 1996.
Washington Redskins linebackers London Fletcher and Ryan Kerrigan will head to the Pro Bowl as replacements for Super Bowl-bound San Francisco 49ers linebackers Patrick Willis and Aldon Smith.
Pierre is getting healthy at the right time, and having him on the field elevates Washington’s offense to one of the league’s best.
The Redskins have won three in a row, all against NFC East foes, and are right in the middle of the playoff hunt as they defeat the New York Giants 17-16 on Monday Night Football.
London Fletcher and Trent Williams are both active and should start Monday night as the Washington Redskins host the New York Giants.
If London Fletcher is able to play Monday night against the New York Giants, his consecutive games streak will extend to 236. But he’s not really concerned about it. He couldn’t care less.
The Washington Redskins held on to a 28-3 halftime lead, beating the Dallas Cowboys 38-31 for their first Thanksgiving Day victory in Dallas and improve their record to 5-6.
London Fletcher’s consecutive game streak will continue. Wide receiver Pierre Garcon is also active for the Washington Redskins.