Moss starts for Redskins; Branch out for Seattle

Santana Moss is active for the Washington Redskins after missing

the previous four games with a broken left hand.

Moss is set to start Sunday against Seattle. The Redskins also

moved backup safety Reed Doughty into the starting lineup at free

safety ahead of Oshiomogho Atogwe, who is active. Wide receiver

Donte’ Stallworth is active for Washington despite being doubtful

with a foot injury.

Seattle is without starting defensive tackle Alan Branch, who

didn’t practice all week with an ankle injury and was listed as

questionable. Clinton McDonald starts in place of Branch. Rookie

backup cornerback Byron Maxwell (ankle) and wide receiver Deon

Butler are also inactive for the Seahawks. Butler has been inactive

for all three games since coming off the physically unable to

perform list.