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Titans | Brian Orakpo to start?

Thu, 07 May 2015 16:35:53 -0700

Tennessee Titans LB Brian Orakpo could be in line for a starting role following the retirement of LB Kamerion Wimbley. Orakpo was signed this offseason. Orakpo tallied 254 tackles and 40 sacks in 71 games for the Washington Redskins.

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Titans | Brian Orakpo terms

Fri, 13 Mar 2015 07:00:22 -0700

Updating an earlier report, Tennessee Titans LB Brian Orakpo's four-year deal is worth $31 million with $13.5 million guaranteed. It also includes $4 million in incentives.

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Titans | Tennessee fortifies defense with two

Fri, 13 Mar 2015 05:35:22 -0700

Free-agent LB Brian Orakpo (Redskins) and DE Derrick Morgan (Titans) were signed by the Tennessee Titans to undisclosed deals Friday, March 13.

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Cardinals | Scheduled to meet with Brian Orakpo

Tue, 10 Mar 2015 17:13:00 -0700

Free-agent LB Brian Orakpo (Redskins) is scheduled to meet with the Arizona Cardinals after he is finished with his meeting with the Tennessee Titans, according to a source.

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Titans | Brian Orakpo to visit

Tue, 10 Mar 2015 16:50:04 -0700

Free-agent LB Brian Orakpo (Redskins) will visit with the Tennessee Titans, according to sources.

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Titans | Interested in Brian Orakpo

Tue, 10 Mar 2015 10:13:14 -0700

Washington Redskins impending free-agent LB Brian Orakpo is drawing interest from the Tennessee Titans.

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Colts | Interested in Brian Orakpo

Mon, 09 Mar 2015 00:51:00 -0700

Free-agent LB Brian Orakpo (Redskins) may have some interest from the Indianapolis Colts, who will try and talk with him once the league year begins.

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Cardinals | Interested in Brian Orakpo

Sun, 08 Mar 2015 23:48:15 -0700

Free-agent OLB Brian Orakpo (Redskins) is drawing interest from the Arizona Cardinals.

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Redskins | Open to re-signing Brian Orakpo

Sun, 08 Mar 2015 06:37:12 -0700

Washington Redskins impending free-agent LB Brian Orakpo is interested in re-signing with the team, and the Redskins are interested in him returning, according to a source.

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Jaguars | May pursue Brian Orakpo

Tue, 03 Mar 2015 23:19:38 -0800

Free-agent OLB Brian Orakpo (Redskins) will have interest from the Jacksonville Jaguars if he hits free agency, per league sources.

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Redskins | Brian Orakpo likely to walk

Tue, 03 Mar 2015 05:47:24 -0800

Washington Redskins impending free-agent LB Brian Orakpo had been working on a long-term deal to re-sign with the team, but sources said it's not looking good.

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Redskins | Brian Orakpo will not receive tag

Sat, 14 Feb 2015 05:10:23 -0800

Washington Redskins impending free-agent LB Brian Orakpo will not receive the franchise tag this offseason.

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Redskins | Brian Orakpo to have surgery

Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:04:37 -0700

Washington Redskins LB Brian Orakpo (pectoral) will undergo surgery for his torn pectoral, according to head coach Jay Gruden. Orakpo is out for the season.

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Redskins | Brian Orakpo has torn pectoral

Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:13:58 -0700

Updating a previous report, Washington Redskins LB Brian Orakpo (pectoral) will miss the rest of the season because of a torn right pectoral muscle.

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Redskins | Brian Orakpo headed to IR

Mon, 20 Oct 2014 09:39:04 -0700

Washington Redskins LB Brian Orakpo (pectoral) will be placed on the Reserve/Injured list.

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Redskins | Brian Orakpo set for MRI

Sun, 19 Oct 2014 14:02:31 -0700

Updating a previous report, Washington Redskins LB Brian Orakpo (pectoral) suffered a right pectoral injury in the Week 7 game against the Tennessee Titans. He will have an MRI Monday, Oct. 20.

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Redskins | Brian Orakpo suffers injury

Sun, 19 Oct 2014 12:33:50 -0700

Washington Redskins LB Brian Orakpo (shoulder) left the game early in Week 7 because of a shoulder injury and is considered questionable to return.

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Redskins | Friday injury report

Fri, 17 Oct 2014 12:14:30 -0700

Washington Redskins QB Robert Griffin III (ankle), LB Akeem Jordan (knee) and CB Tracy Porter (hamstring) have been ruled out for Week 7. LB Perry Riley (knee), CB David Amerson (concussion) and FS Ryan Clark (ankle) are listed as questionable, while LB Brian Orakpo (ankle), SS Trenton Robinson (ankle), OT Trent Williams (knee) and FB Darrel Young (hamstring) are listed as probable. Jordan and Porter did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 17. Griffin, Perry and Clark were limited during practice, while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Redskins | Thursday practice report

Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:11:03 -0700

Washington Redskins LB Akeem Jordan (knee) and CB Tracy Porter (hamstring) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 16. CB David Amerson (concussion), S Ryan Clark (ankle), LB Perry Riley (knee) and OT Trent Williams (knee) were limited, while LB Brian Orakpo (ankle), S Trenton Robinson (ankle) and FB Darrel Young (hamstring) practiced in full.

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Redskins | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:39:04 -0700

Washington Redskins S Ryan Clark (ankle), LB Akeem Jordan (knee), CB Tracy Porter (hamstring) and OT Trent Williams (knee) did not practice Wednesday, Oct. 15. CB David Amerson (concussion) and LB Perry Riley (knee) were limited, while LB Brian Orakpo (ankle), S Trenton Robinson (ankle) and FB Darrel Young (hamstring) practiced in full.

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Redskins | Friday injury report

Fri, 10 Oct 2014 14:52:17 -0700

Washington Redskins QB Robert Griffin III (ankle) and CB Tracy Porter (hamstring) are ruled out for Week 6 against the Arizona Cardinals. S Ryan Clark (ankle), LB Brian Orakpo (ankle), LB Perry Riley (knee) and OT Trent Williams (knee) are questionable, while DE Kedric Golston (groin), DE Jason Hatcher (hamstring), LB Akeem Jordan (knee), DE Frank Kearse (thigh), OG Shawn Lauvao (knee), OT Tyler Polumbus (finger) and S Trenton Robinson (ankle) are probable. Clark, Porter and Riley didn't practice Friday, Oct. 10. Orakpo and Williams were limited, while the others practiced in full.

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Redskins | Thursday practice report

Thu, 09 Oct 2014 14:52:46 -0700

Washington Redskins S Ryan Clark (ankle), LB Brian Orakpo (ankle), CB Tracy Porter (hamstring) and LB Perry Riley (knee) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 9. OT Trent Williams (knee) was limited, while DE Kedric Golston (groin), DE Jason Hatcher (hamstring), LB Akeem Jordan (knee), DE Frank Kearse (thigh), OG Shawn Lauvao (knee), OT Tyler Polumbus (finger) and S Trenton Robinson (ankle) practiced in full.

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Redskins | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 08 Oct 2014 15:40:48 -0700

Washington Redskins LBs Brian Orakpo (ankle) and LB Perry Riley (knee), S Ryan Clark (ankle), CB Tracy Porter (hamstring) and OT Trent Williams (knee) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 8. DEs Kedric Golston (groin), Frank Kearse (thigh) and Jason Hatcher (hamstring), LB Akeem Jordan (knee), OG Shawn Lauvao (knee), OT Tyler Polumbus (finger) and S Trenton Robinson (ankle) were full participants at practice.

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Redskins | Brian Orakpo injured

Mon, 06 Oct 2014 17:54:18 -0700

Washington Redskins LB Brian Orakpo (ankle) left the game Monday, Oct. 6, with an ankle injury and is questionable to return.

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Redskins | Brian Orakpo not getting to QB

Sat, 04 Oct 2014 06:46:24 -0700

Washington Redskins LB Brian Orakpo has only recorded a half a sack this season but said he can't get frustrated over the situation. "I just can't get frustrated," Orakpo said. "I only have half a sack right now. I have to keep pressing, keep believing in what I'm capable of doing. Yeah, it sucks that I only have half a sack. I want to be up there in the ranks. It'll come. They'll come in bunches. I just have to keep pushing, don't get too frustrated and lose focus out there."

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Redskins | Friday practice report

Fri, 03 Oct 2014 16:03:38 -0700

Washington Redskins QB Robert Griffin III (ankle), CB Tracy Porter (hamstring) and FS Trenton Robinson (ankle) did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 3. DE Kedric Golston (groin), OG Shawn Lauvao (knee) and OT Trent Williams (knee) were limited during practice, while DE Chris Baker (shoulder), DE Jason Hatcher (hamstring), DE Jarvis Jenkins (rib), LB Akeem Jordan (knee) and LB Brian Orakpo (finger) fully participated in practice.

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Redskins | Thursday practice report

Thu, 02 Oct 2014 15:49:15 -0700

Washington Redskins CB Tracy Porter (hamstring) and S Trenton Robinson (ankle) did not practice Thursday, Oct. 2. DE Kedric Golston (groin), LB Akeem Jordan (knee), OG Shawn Lauvao (knee) and OT Trent Williams (knee) were limited, while DE Chris Baker (shoulder), DE Jason Hatcher (hamstring), DE Jarvis Jenkins (rib) and LB Brian Orakpo (finger) practiced in full.

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Redskins | Wednesday injury report

Wed, 24 Sep 2014 11:14:34 -0700

Washington Redskins QB Robert Griffin III (ankle) and LB Akeem Jordan (knee) have been ruled out for Week 4. DT Chris Baker (ankle, hip), DE Kedric Golston (groin), DE Jason Hatcher (hamstring), DE Frank Kearse (ankle), OG Shawn Lauvao (knee), C Kory Lichtensteiger (groin, hip, rib), CB Tracy Porter (hamstring) and FS Trenton Robinson (abdomen) are listed as questionable. PK Kai Forbath (groin), LB Brian Orakpo (finger), OT Tyler Polumbus (knee) and LB Keenan Robinson (shoulder) are listed as probable. Griffin, Jordan and Lauvao did not participate in practice Wednesday, Sept. 24. Baker, Forbath, Orakpo, Polumbus and Robinson fully participated in practice, while the other players were limited during practice.

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Redskins | Brian Orakpo expects to play Thursday

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 13:40:11 -0700

Washington Redskins LB Brian Orakpo (finger) is expecting to play in Week 4 against the New York Giants Thursday, Sept. 25, with a hard cast on his left hand. He was wearing a splint on his middle finger after practice Tuesday, Sept. 23, and X-rays showed no break. Orakpo saw a hand specialist this week and was diagnosed with a torn ligament. "No break, just a torn ligament," Orakpo said. "I just have a little process, some rehab, and I have to keep it straight for the time being." He said the pain is manageable.

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Redskins | Tuesday injury report for Week 4

Tue, 23 Sep 2014 11:59:47 -0700

Washington Redskins DE Chris Baker (ankle, hip) fully participated in practice Tuesday, Sept. 23. DE Kedric Golston (groin), DE Jason Hatcher (hamstring), LB Akeem Jordan (knee), DE Frank Kearse (ankle), C Kory Lichtensteiger (groin, rib, hip), CB Tracy Porter (hamstring), LB Brian Orakpo (finger) and SS Trenton Robinson (abdomen) all were limited in practice. OG Shawn Lauvao (knee) did not practice.

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Redskins | Monday practice report

Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:44:15 -0700

Washington Redskins DE Chris Baker (ankle, hip), DE Kedric Golston (groin), DE Jason Hatcher (hamstring), LB Akeem Jordan (knee), DE Frank Kearse (ankle), OG Shawn Lauvao (knee), C Kory Lichtensteiger (groin, rib), LB Brian Orakpo (finger), CB Tracy Porter (hamstring) and SS Trenton Robinson (abdomen) were limited practice Monday, Sept. 22. PK Kai Forbath (groin), OT Tyler Polumbus (knee) and LB Keenan Robinson (shoulder) fully participated in practice. The team participated in a jog-through Monday.

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Redskins | Friday injury report

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:13:49 -0700

Washington Redskins LB Akeem Jordan (knee) and CB Tracy Porter (hamstring) have been ruled out for Week 3. DE Kedric Golston (groin) is listed as doubtful, OG Kory Lichtensteiger (groin) and PK Kai Forbath (groin) are listed as questionable and FS Ryan Clark (foot), RB Roy Helu (quadriceps), OG Shawn Lauvao (knee), LB Brian Orakpo (ankle) and Darrel Young (neck) are listed as probable. Golston, Jordan and Porter did not participate in practice Friday, Sept. 19. Lichtensteiger was limited during practice, while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Redskins | Thursday practice report

Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:07:32 -0700

Washington Redskins DE Kedric Golston (groin), LB Akeem Jordan (knee) and CB Tracy Porter (hamstring) did not participate in practice Thursday, Sept. 18. OG Kory Lichtensteiger (groin) and PK Kai Forbath (groin) were limited during practice, while RB Roy Helu (quadriceps), OG Shawn Lauvao (knee), LB Brian Orakpo (ankle) and FB Darrel Young (neck) fully participated in practice.

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Redskins | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:43:08 -0700

Washington Redskins DE Kedric Golston (groin), LB Akeem Jordan (knee) and CB Tracy Porter (hamstring) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Sept. 17. PK Kai Forbath (groin) and FB Darrel Young (neck) were limited during practice, while RB Roy Helu (quadriceps), OG Shawn Lauvao (knee) and LB Brian Orakpo (ankle) fully participated in practice.

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Redskins | Friday injury report

Fri, 12 Sep 2014 12:05:33 -0700

Washington Redskins LB Akeem Jordan (knee) and CB Tracy Porter have been ruled out for Week 2. DE Kedric Golston (groin) is listed as doubtful, PK Kai Forbath (groin), SS Duke Ihenacho (ankle), LB Brian Orakpo (ankle) and OT Tyler Polumbus (ankle) are listed as questionable, while OT Trent Williams (shoulder) is listed as probable. Golston, Jordan and Porter did not participate in practice Friday, Sept. 12. Forbath was limited, while the other four players fully participated in practice.

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Redskins | Thursday injury report for Week 2

Thu, 11 Sep 2014 13:35:23 -0700

Washington Redskins DE Kedric Golston (groin), LB Akeem Jordan (knee) and CB Tracy Porter (hamstring) did not practice Thursday, Sept. 11. PK Kai Forbath (groin) and LB Brian Orakpo (ankle) were limited. SS Duke Ihenacho (ankle), OT Tyler Polumbus (ankle) and OT Trent Williams were full participants.

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Redskins | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 10 Sep 2014 13:59:17 -0700

Washington Redskins DE Kedric Golston (groin), LB Akeem Jordan (knee) and CB Tracy Porter (hamstring) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Sept. 10. OT Trent Williams (shoulder), LB Brian Orakpo (ankle) and SS Duke Ihenacho (ankle) were limited during practice. OT Tyler Polumbus (ankle) fully participated in practice.

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Redskins | Brian Orakpo will play

Sun, 07 Sep 2014 07:46:57 -0700

Washington Redskins LB Brian Orakpo (ankle) will play in the team's Week 1 game. Orakpo had been listed as questionable.

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Redskins | Friday injury report

Fri, 05 Sep 2014 11:40:16 -0700

Washington Redskins LB Akeem Jordan (knee) and CB Tracy Porter (hamstring) have been ruled out for Week 1 against the Houston Texans. LB Brian Orakpo (ankle) is questionable. Jordan and Porter didn't practice Friday, Sept. 5, while Orakpo practiced in full.

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Redskins | Thursday practice report

Thu, 04 Sep 2014 15:30:35 -0700

Washington Redskins LB Akeem Jordan (knee) and CB Tracy Porter (hamstring) did not practice Thursday, Sept. 4, while LB Brian Orakpo (ankle) was limited.

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Redskins | Brian Orakpo expects to be fine

Thu, 04 Sep 2014 10:12:58 -0700

Washington Redskins LB Brian Orakpo (ankle) said he does not believe his injured ankle will limit his play Week 1. He expects to be limited during practice Thursday, Sept. 4.

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Redskins | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 03 Sep 2014 14:01:29 -0700

Washington Redskins LB Akeem Jordan (knee) and CB Tracy Porter (hamstring) did not practice Wednesday, Sept. 3, while LB Brian Orakpo (ankle) was limited.

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Redskins | Two miss practice

Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:45:16 -0700

Washington Redskins LB Brian Orakpo (ankle) and CB Chase Minnifield (hamstring) did not participate in practice Monday, Aug. 25.

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Redskins | Brian Orakpo injury update

Sat, 23 Aug 2014 20:12:57 -0700

Updating a previous report, Washington Redskins LB Brian Orakpo's (ankle) ankle injury is not considered serious, according to head coach Jay Gruden.

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Redskins | Brian Orakpo leaves game

Sat, 23 Aug 2014 18:05:02 -0700

Washington Redskins LB Brian Orakpo (ankle) suffered an ankle injury during the third preseason game and is considered questionable to return.

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Redskins | Brian Orakpo returns

Mon, 11 Aug 2014 06:31:52 -0700

Washington Redskins LB Brian Orakpo (thigh) returned to practice Monday, Aug. 11.

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Redskins | Brian Orakpo expected to be fine

Sun, 10 Aug 2014 17:40:47 -0700

Updating a previous report, Washington Redskins LB Brian Orakpo (thigh) missed practice Sunday, Aug. 10, because of a thigh contusion, but he should be fine.

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Redskins | Brian Orakpo sits

Sun, 10 Aug 2014 06:06:49 -0700

Washington Redskins LB Brian Orakpo (undisclosed) is not participating in practice Sunday, Aug. 10.

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Redskins | Brian Orakpo deal unlikely

Tue, 15 Jul 2014 06:28:25 -0700

The Washington Redskins are unlikely to sign LB Brian Orakpo to a long-term deal before the deadline Tuesday, July 15. He'll play under the one-year franchise tender.

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Redskins | Ryan Kerrigan, Brian Orakpo receive praise

Mon, 14 Jul 2014 12:20:23 -0700

Washington Redskins LBs Ryan Kerrigan and Brian Orakpo were described as being the best covering outside linebackers in the league by outside linebackers coach Brian Baker.

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