London Fletcher’s 231 consecutive game streak appears intact for the Washington Redskins.
The initial assumption was that Fletcher possibly experienced a concussion during a previous game. But after an extensive visit with a neurologist, doctors were able to rule out a concussion as the source for his balance issues. So the question is, if it’s not a head injury, why the balance issues?
Despite balance issues and a suspect hamstring, London Fletcher is not willing to rule out playing Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Washington Redskins linebacker London Fletcher was being evaluated by a neurologist for a possible head injury Thursday and missed practice for a second consecutive day, putting his 15-year consecutive-games streak in doubt.
London Fletcher’s 15-season, never-missed-a-game streak appears in jeopardy due to a sore hamstring and a balance problem that had him scheduled to see a pair of doctors.
The Washington Redskins lost 27-23 to the New York Giants and lost a real key piece to the puzzle for the season.
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.
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.
London Fletcher: ‘I would love to leave a legacy, a foundation to help the guys, especially the young defenders, who will carry on the leadership that’s needed for the group to succeed.’
The Redskins ended their eight-game home losing streak today beating the Minnesota Vikings 38-26 and improving their record to 3-3 on the season.