Brian Orakpo 98 | Linebacker

Washington Redskins

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Mon. Sep 22, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Orakpo suffered a finger injury Sunday, the Washington Post reports. Impact: It sounds like Orakpo dislocated his finger. He'll be evaluated by a hand specialist this week.(RotoWire, )
Sep 21, 2014
News: Orakpo (ankle) is active for Sunday's game at Philadelphia, Tarik El-Bashir of CSN Washington reports. Impact: Orakpo has so far had a minimal impact on defense, but in his previous five campaigns, he's notched at least 8.5 sacks on four occasions. As a result, quarterback takedowns should come with time.(RotoWire, )
Mon. Sep 15, 2014
News: Orakpo (ankle) recorded two tackles and a sack in Week 2 against the Jaguars. Impact: The ankle injury that limited Orakpo in practice didn't hinder him on the field.(RotoWire, )
Sep 14, 2014
News: Orakpo (ankle) is active for Sunday's game against the Jaguars. Impact: Orakpo only had four tackles in Week 1, but he is available, if he is one of your IDP options.(RotoWire, )
Fri. Sep 12, 2014
News: Orakpo (ankle) is questionable for Sunday's game against Jacksonville. Impact: Orakpo practiced all week, including a full practice Friday, so he'll likely be in the starting lineup Sunday. He'll look to get his first sack of the year against Chad Henne.(RotoWire, )
Fri. Sep 12, 2014
News: Orakpo (ankle) was limited in Thursday's practice, the Washington Post reports. Impact: While he's been limited in practice this week, Orakpo is expected to play in Week 2. We'll revisit his status and relay his official injury designation following Friday's practice.(RotoWire, )
Wed. Sep 10, 2014
News: Orakpo (ankle) was limited in practice Wednesday, Washington's official site reports. Impact: Orakpo fit in two limited practices to start last week, before participating fully Friday. He was then deemed active for the regular season opener in Houston and proceeded to tally four tackles (two solo). The same routine may take place again leading up to Sunday's contest versus the Jaguars.(RotoWire, )
Fri. Sep 5, 2014
News: Orakpo is questionable for Sunday's game against the Houston Texans after being limited in practice this week with a sprained right ankle. Impact: Coach Jay Gruden said Orakpo "did a little" at practice Friday. Gruden said the team will "get a better look" at Orakpo on Saturday and "hopefully he'll be ready." The three-time Pro Bowl player was injured in the preseason game against the Baltimore Ravens on Aug. 23.(STATS, 4:18pm)
Brian Orakpo
2014 Season
Ht: 6' 4"  Wt: 257  Age: 28
Born: 7/31/1986, Houston, Texas
College: Texas
NFL Experience: 6th season
Drafted: 2009 - Rd 1
(13th overall by the Redskins)
Salary: $11,455,000
Injury Status
PROBABLE for Week 3 (ankle)