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  • Beck has rookie Hankerson's back on interception

    Leonard Hankerson's first NFL play had quarterback John Beck doing damage control on Monday morning.


  • Redskins rookie wide receiver hasn't been active for a game this season. He dropped a number of passes in training camp and preseason, meaning he's now been relegated to the bottom of the wide receiver depth chart. (Associated Press)

    Redskins' Leonard Hankerson has time on his hands

    Leonard Hankerson shuffled through the hallway outside the locker room at Redskins Park on Thursday morning with a backpack slung over his left shoulder. His presence was required in a meeting upstairs in six minutes, barely enough time to chat.


  • Terrence Austin caught 11 passes for 141 yards and a touchdown during the preseason. He had just three receptions last season. Donte Stallworth (below) provides a veteran presence despite the Redskins being his sixth team in his past six seasons. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

    Lucky 7 for Redskins receivers?

    Finally, the Washington Redskins know who their starting quarterback will be Sunday when they open the season against the New York Giants. Now it's a matter of who will catch the ball.


  • **FILE** Washington Redskins linebacker Rocky McIntosh (52) reaches for Minnesota Vikings quarterback Brett Favre after Farve hit the turf after a short carry during the second half of the Vikings' 17-13 victory in Landover, Md., on Nov. 28, 2010. (Associated Press)

    Redskins' Miami alumni dismiss school's issues

    In Coral Gables, Fla., and around college football, the tremors of a Yahoo Sports report detailing specific and far-reaching allegations about the Miami Hurricanes are being felt. On Wednesday, Redskins players who went to the school brushed off the topic.


  • Leonard Hankerson wants to join the list of former University of Miami receivers to make it big in the NFL. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

    SNYDER: Despite drops, Redskins' Leonard Hankerson is catching on

    As the Miami Dolphins' all-time leader in receiving yardage, No. 2 in receptions and No. 3 in receiving touchdowns, Mark Duper knows about playing the position. So when some of Leonard Hankerson's uncles learned that their employer was a close friend of Duper's, they asked if the three-time Pro Bowler would tutor the young wideout, a rising junior at Miami.


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