9/7KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Redskins | Four players take part in practice: Washington Redskins OG Kory Lichtensteiger (knee), DT Chris Baker (ankle), LB Brian Orakpo (chest) and CB Josh Wilson (abdomen)...[+] fully participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 6.
9/4KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Redskins | Entire front seven returns from last season: The Washington Redskins return the same front seven from last season. DE Adam Carriker, NT Barry Cofield and DE Stephen Bowen...[+] comprise the defensive line, while LBs Ryan Kerrigan, London Fletcher, Perry Riley and Brian Orakpo make up the linebacker corps.
News -- August 2012
8/19KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Redskins | No serious injury for Brian Orakpo: Updating a previous report, Washington Redskins LB Brian Orakpo (shoulder) underwent an MRI on his shoulder Sunday, Aug. 19, and...[+] it did not show any serious damage around his shoulder. He is expected to be ready for the start of the regular season.
8/19KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Redskins | Brian Orakpo to undergo MRI: Washington Redskins LB Brian Orakpo (shoulder) is scheduled to undergo an MRI on the shoulder injury he suffered in the preseason...[+] game Saturday, Aug. 18. The Redskins do not believe the injury is serious.
8/19KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Redskins | Brian Orakpo suffers injury: Washington Redskins LB Brian Orakpo (arm, shoulder) left the preseason game Saturday, Aug. 18, against the Chicago Bears due to...[+] an arm or shoulder injury.
News -- July 2012
7/18KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Redskins | Brian Orakpo expected to be full-go: Washington Redskins LB Brian Orakpo (shoulder) said Tuesday, July 17, that he expects to be 'full-go' once training camp begins...[+] in late July. Orakpo had surgery in January after suffering a shoulder injury in Week 17 last season. 'I'm one hundred percent ready to go,' Orakpo said. 'In OTA's and minicamp, we kind of got held out because there was no point in re-injuring anything. But once training camp starts, I should be full-go.'
7/6KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Redskins | DC says Brian Orakpo needs to beat double teams: Washington Redskins defensive coordinator Jim Haslett said LB Brian Orakpo will have to learn how to beat double teams if he wants...[+] to go to the next level in terms of a pass rusher. 'Hes got to learn, like the other great rushers in the league, the [Minnesota Vikings DE Jared Allens] or the [Indianapolis Colts LB Dwight Freeneys], theyre always going to have two guys on them. Hes not going to get around it and hes going to have to learn how to beat two guys,' Haslett said.
News -- May 2012
5/9KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Redskins | Brian Orakpo thinks defense will improve: Washington Redskins LB Brian Orakpo said he expects the defense to improve this season because all of the starting defensive linemen...[+] and linebackers are returning and will have another year of experience in the 3-4 defensive alignment.
5/7KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Redskins | Brian Orakpo says he is 100 percent: Washington Redskins LB Brian Orakpo said he is fully recovered from the surgery he underwent this offseason to repair a partially...[+] torn pectoral muscle.
News -- January 2012
1/11KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Redskins | Brian Orakpo has successful shoulder surgery: Washington Redskins LB Brian Orakpo (shoulder) had surgery to repair his left shoulder Tuesday, Jan. 10. He injured his left shoulder...[+] and pectoral muscle in Week 17 against the Philadelphia Eagles. 'Just had successful shoulder surgery in Pensacola,' Orakpo posted on his official Twitter account. '(Thanks) everybody for their support!' Orakpo had nine sacks to lead the team for at third straight season.
1/3KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Redskins | More on Brian Orakpo: Updating a previous report, Washington Redskins LB Brian Orakpo (pectoral) suffered a left pectoral strain, and he had an MRI...[+] Monday, Jan. 2, the determine the severity.
1/2KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Redskins | Brian Orakpo injury update: Washington Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan said LB Brian Orakpo (pectoral) suffered a pectoral strain but is not sure Orakpos...[+] timetable for his recovery.
News -- December 2011
12/31KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Redskins | Brian Orakpo to work on beating double teams: Washington Redskins LB Brian Orakpo said he will work on trying to beat double teams during the offseason. Orapko said he has...[+] not seen many one-on-one pass rush opportunities this season which is why he only has seven sacks this season.
News -- November 2011
11/17KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Redskins | Brian Orakpo hasn't done well vs. NFC East opponents: Washington Redskins LB Brian Orakpo and his team faces the Dallas Cowboys in Week 11. In his career in NFC East play, he has a...[+] half a sack. Overall in his career, he has registered 25 sacks. 'In the division sacks are harder to come by,' Orakpo said Wednesday, Nov. 16. 'I get out of the division that's when I get some, but in the division that's when I'm lacking.'
1/24KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Redskins | Two LBs going to Pro Bowl: Washington Redskins LBs London Fletcher and LB Brian Orakpo have been added to the NFC roster for the 2010 Pro Bowl in place of...[+] Chicago Bears Brian Urlacher and Green Bay Packers LB Clay Matthews, reports Adam Caplan, of FOXSports.com.