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The Washington Redskins expect to play their starters for about one quarter in their preseason opener against the Cleveland Browns on Thursday night.
Unlike last summer, when Robert Griffin III played sparingly in three preseason contests and attempted only 20 passes, the Washington Redskins quarterback is expected to face a heavier workload this time around.
Linebacker Keenan Robinson missed the last series of an afternoon practice with a head injury. The team said he left the field as a precaution.
Multiple fights marred the last day of joint practices between the Redskins and the Houston Texans on Saturday.
DeSean Jackson has played through a sore shoulder before. Last season was one of his most productive in the NFL. His latest injury, sustained during practice on Thursday, is nothing new.
The Redskins returned to the practice field on Wednesday for one final day of drills against each other. The Houston Texans arrive on Thursday for three days if joint practices.
The Redskins did their best this offseason to rebuild their depth at cornerback. Injuries early in training camp are already testing it.
The Redskins received the best possible news in the 24 hours since cornerback Bashaud Breeland injured his right knee during a training camp practice.
It was a sea of burgundy and gold at Redskins training camp, but among the crowd longtime one super fan was hard to miss — and he misses the good old days.
The first day of what could be quarterback Robert Griffin III’s final training camp in Washington struck the proper tone between acknowledging the past and embracing one more clean slate.