Redsksins Nation: Larry Weisman on 'Skins current situation and future needs at linebacker-4/19
Wed, 20 Apr 2011|
-- in Washington dot com. Look at the redskins' current roster. Under contract was get. Yeah we've got six linebackers under contract and that's really not a lot when you play 34 -- so let's call that the bad news will say that the good news that two of them look. London Fletcher who will and skill you never any doubt and Brian Orakpo two time pro bowler in two seasons. Here the other starter who returns Lauren Noah Lorenzo Alexander up. Kind of became a starting linebacker last year and who really provides extra value for guys because of his special team. They're good at -- that came on there Robert Henson was injured in the final pre season game Riley. We're -- pleasure out of LSU should factor in this year but as you say this is why some of the experts are targeting the rescue the -- -- in the. Yeah certainly a guy who would play outside and most likely in the spot that Alexander is in. Brian Orakpo had one and a half sacks over the last nine games -- he did miss one of those games people focused on him they knew that was the pass rushers so the -- that need. For complementary guy who can provide pressure. Rocky Macintosh not under contract he may have to replace him inside you mentioned Robert -- I think it that your away from the game a year and injured reserve remembering great game and increasingly the finale against Arizona I think it may be more serious. More focused on football Ian Riley could have a very serious battle for that inside spot. Macintosh doesn't come back -- couples who happens that we -- that you. He has been watching -- and dot com.