Springs, Griffin sit out for Skins vs. Lions

Redskins cornerback Shawn Springs will get some extra time to rest his injured calf this week while an injured shoulder will sideline starting tackle Cornelius Griffin. Pro Bowl DE Jason Taylor didn’t practice Thursday or Friday and rushing leader Clinton Portis was limited but both are expected to play Sunday vs. the Lions.

Injury report: Redskins
Out
RB Ladell Betts (knee)
T Cornelius Griffin (shoulder)
WR Malcolm Kelly (knee)
CB Shawn Springs (calf)

Questionable
S LaRon Landry (hamstring)
RB Clinton Portis (hip)
DE Jason Taylor (calf)

Probable
S Chris Horton (ankle)
G Pete Kendall (knee)
CB Carlos Rogers (calf)
T Chris Samuels (not injury related)
CB Fred Smoot (groin)
TE Todd Yoder (thigh)

Injury report: Lions
Out
S Dwight Smith (foot)

Doubtful
LB Jordon Dizon (hamstring)

Questionable
DT Shaun Cody (elbow)
DT Chuck Darby (calf)
TE Michael Gaines (knee)

Probable
LB Gilbert Gardner (knee)
WR Brandon Middleton (hamstring)
DT Cory Redding (knee)

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