|10-05-2008, 11:22 PM||#1|
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Spare Parts Hold Defense Together Just Fine
PHILADELPHIA, Oct. 5 -- As they prepared to face the NFL's sixth-ranked offense, the Washington Redskins had nearly as many substitutes as starters in their practice-field defensive group last week. Jason Taylor, the star offseason acquisition, was out with a calf injury. Andre Carter, the other starter at defensive end, was in California handling a family matter. Linebacker Marcus Washington was out with a recurring hamstring problem, and cornerback Shawn Springs was sidelined with a calf issue.
Spare Parts Hold Defense Together Just Fine - washingtonpost.com