Mike Shanahan says the Washington Redskins’ poor start is a ‘temporary setback’ and that he has no plans to sit Robert Griffin III.
What do London Fletcher, DeAngelo Hall, Brandon Meriweather, Brian Orakpo, Perry Riley and Josh Wilson have in common? They don’t have a contract next season.
Washington Redskins linebacker London Fletcher says he gets a “bell-ringing” about a couple of times a game.
Sixty dry needle injections, daily chiropractor visits and seven – always seven – baths of either hot or cold water. These are all things you’d experience in one week in the life of London Fletcher, as he prepares to extend his 240 consecutive-game streak in 2013.
Fifteen years ago, London Fletcher was a squatty rookie free agent from a Division III school.
London Fletcher underwent two surgeries in order to play next season. After speaking with him you get the impression there is nothing he wouldn’t do to return. That mentality would prove vital.
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.