Need to Know: In a 24-hour span, Tim Hightower went from being questionable for the season opener to being good to go on Saturday.
Clinton Portis retired from football during an occasionally tearful press conference at Redskins Park.
Clinton Portis started off as a Redskin with a blaze of glory and there were plenty of highs a lows in his seven years with the team.
After saying yesterday that Tim Hightower might not be ready for the season opener, Mike Shanahan said today that the running back should play against the Colts.
Less than a few hours before Clinton Portis announces he will retire a Redskin, Washington's second all-time leading rusher in team history, decided to tweet from his heart.