The Washington Times - September 14, 2008, 11:48AM

Strongside linebacker Marcus Washington, who missed most of practice last week with an ailing hanstring, is inactive, no surprise. However, strong safety Reed Doughty’s absence with a stomach virus came out of the blue. Second-year man H.B. Blades and rookie Chris Horton will make their first starts in place of Washington and Doughty, respectively.



— David Elfin