What: Redskins vs. Saints
Where: Mercedes-Benz Superdome, New Orleans
When: Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT
The Redskins coaching staff said it expects linebacker Brian Orakpo and left guard Kory Lichtensteiger to suit up for Sundays regular season opener in New Orleans.Orakpo has not played since August
Defensive coordinator Jim Haslett expressed confidence in his backup defensive backs on Thursday, three days before the Redskins will face one of the NFLs most prolific passers on the road.Were not
By Tarik El-Bashir and Rich Tandler
Redskins linebacker Brian Orakpo said he's encouraged that he'll be able to suit up Sunday in New Orleans after participating fully in each of the past three practices.