Redskins’ Leonard Hankerson OUT For The Season

Washington Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan announced that third-round 2011 NFL Draft pick wide receiver Leonard Hankerson suffered a torn labrum and will spend the rest of the season on Injured Reserve.

See more details in Mike Jones The Insider post on washingtonpost.com. 

Hankerson suffered what appeared to be a dislocated hip in the fourth quarter of Washington’s game against the Miami Dolphins. Hankerson was enjoying his breakout game in his rookie season catching eight of the nine passes targeted to him for 108 yards. He was seen on crutches around Redskins Park this morning. 

Hankerson replaced Santana Moss who suffered a broken hand in October. Moss is expected to return in NFL Week 12 against the Seattle Seahawks. 

Shanahan announced that Rex Grossman would remain starting quarterback following the team’s loss to the Dolphins.

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Lifelong Redskins fan and blogger about football and life since 2004. Joined MVN's Hog Heaven blog in 2005 and then moved Redskins Hog Heaven to Bolguin Network. Believes that the course of a season is pre-ordained by management decisions made during the offseason. Can occasionally be found on the This Given Sunday blog and he does guest posts.

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