Haynesworth back; Manuel, Smith injured for Lions

A good bit of news for the Redskins in their game against the Lions today: Injured DT Albert Haynesworth has returned.

Haynesworth was carted off the field during the second quarter with what the Redskins later announced as a right hip injury. But he has been on the field for several plays during the secondĀ half against the Lions, a good sign that the injury isn’t serious.

The Lions have suffered two injuries during the second half. Starting SS Marquand Manuel came up holding his lower left leg during the Redskins’ second drive of the half. Starting RB Kevin Smith was shaken up after a run late in the quarter, and trainers appeared to be checking his right shoulder. Smith hasn’t returned and has been replaced by rookie RB Aaron Brown and Maurice Morris.

Guidelines: Fan feedback should be within the guidelines for the NFL community. These guidelines will be used to identify those comments that will be removed from display on the site. Please keep your comments relevant to the topic, not abusive or combatant towards other fans, and don’t share any personal details. Use the “Report” link to help keep the community at its best.

Comments may be no longer than 2000 characters and will post to the site shortly after submitting.

Powered by WordPress.com VIP | Subscribe (RSS)