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Redskins defenders DeAngelo Hall and Brian Orakpo pursue Saints quarterback Drew Brees / NFL.com / FOX Sports

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Redskins defenders DeAngelo Hall and Brian Orakpo pursue Saints quarterback Drew Brees / NFL.com / FOX Sports

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Redskins linebackers Ryan Kerrigan (91) and Brian Orakpo switched sides often to give Saints quarterback Drew Brees a variety of looks. (Associated Press)

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Washington Redskins linebacker Brian Orakpo (98) looks on from the bench against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during an NFL preseason football game, Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2012, in Landover, Md. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

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Redskins linebacker Brian Orakpo will miss the rest of the preseason after injuring his shoulder Saturday night at Chicago. (The Washington Times)

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Redskins linebacker Brian Orakpo will miss the rest of the preseason after injuring his shoulder Saturday night at Chicago. (The Washington Times)

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Buffalo Bills quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick (14) is pressured by Washington Redskins linebacker Brian Orakpo (98) during the first quarter of a preseason NFL football game in Orchard Park, N.Y., Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012. (AP Photo/David Duprey)

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Buffalo Bills quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick (14) is pressured by Washington Redskins linebacker Brian Orakpo (98) during the first quarter of a preseason NFL football game in Orchard Park, N.Y., Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012. (AP Photo/David Duprey)

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Redskins linebacker Brian Orakpo compiled 11 sacks during his rookie year in 2009 but has failed to match that total in his two seasons since. “At the end of the day, I’m not going to divert from my game,” Orakpo said of any possible changes. (Raymond Thompson/The Washington Times)

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Redskins linebacker Brian Orakpo compiled 11 sacks during his rookie year in 2009 but has failed to match that total in his two seasons since. “At the end of the day, I’m not going to divert from my game,” Orakpo said of any possible changes. (Raymond Thompson/The Washington Times)

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Washington Redskins linebacker Brian Orakpo (98) greets fans as he enters the practice field during training at Redskins Park on Wednesday, August 1, 2012, in Ashburn, Va. (Raymond Thompson/The Washington Times)

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Washington Redskins linebacker Brian Orakpo (98), second from right, defensive back Cedric Griffin (20), right, cool off in the shade following afternoon practice on the first day of training camp at Redskins Park, Ashburn, Va., Thursday, July 26, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Washington Redskins linebacker Brian Orakpo (98) chats with teammates during warm ups before organized team activity at Redskins Park, Ashburn, Va., Thursday, May 31, 2012. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

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Redskins linebacker Brian Orakpo suffered a pectoral muscle injury while sacking Eagles quarterback Michael Vick during the second quarter. (Associated Press)

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Washington Redskins' Brian Orakpo, left, jumps on New York Giants' Eli Manning, center, after Manning was sacked by Redskins' Stephen Bowen, bottom right, during the third quarter. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

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Washington Redskins' Brian Orakpo, right, tries to get a hand on a pass from New York Giants' Eli Manning during the third quarter. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

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Washington Redskins cornerback DeAngelo Hall (23) tries to pump up Washington Redskins outside linebacker Brian Orakpo (98) and the Redskins defense after the Patriots go up 34-27 in the 3rd quarter. (Andrew Harnik / The Washington Times)

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Washington Redskins linebacker Brian Orakpo realizes that in order to have a chance against the resurgent San Francisco 49ers, the defense must contain 49ers running back Frank Gore. Orakpo has 26 tackles, 4.5 sacks, 2 forced fumbles and 2 pass deflections on the year. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone)

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Carolina Panthers running back Jerome Felton (45) tries to break away from Washington Redskins cornerback Josh Wilson (26) and outside linebacker Brian Orakpo (98) in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, Oct. 23, 2011. (AP Photo/Mike McCarn)