MRI on Redskins top pick Trent Williams’ knee OK

Redskins coach Mike Shanahan says an MRI exam on starting left

tackle Trent Williams’ injured left knee showed no structural


Shanahan says that Williams’ knee is sore Monday and his status

for Washington’s game against the St. Louis Rams won’t be known

until later in the week.

The fourth overall pick in this year’s draft hurt his left knee

and a toe with about 1 1/2 minutes left in the fourth quarter of

Washington’s 30-27 overtime loss to the Houston Texans on Sunday.

Williams was helped off the field and did not return to the


Shanahan says he’s still awaiting results of an MRI on Williams’