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Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Lands on IR
Lauvao (knee) was placed on injured reserve Monday.
As expected, Lauvao will miss the remainder of the 2018 season on injured reserve after suffering a torn ACL during Sunday's loss to the Falcons. The veteran lineman will turn his focus towards recovery, and eye a 2019 return.... See More ... See Less
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Out for the season
Lauvao (knee) suffered a torn ACL during Sunday's loss to the Falcons, John Keim of ESPN.com reports.
Lauvao will require season-ending surgery to address his torn ACL, and is expected to be placed on injured reserve. With fellow guard Brandon Scherff (pectoral) also having suffered a season-ending injury during the Week 9 contest, the Redskins will to address the absence of both starting linemen. Casey Dunn is expected to enter the starting lineup at either guard position.... See More ... See Less
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Will receive MRI
Lauvao (knee) will undergo an MRI for his knee injury Monday, John Keim of ESPN.com reports.
Lauvao exited Sunday's 38-14 loss to the Falcons due to a knee injury of undisclosed severity. The starting left guard will receive an MRI on Monday, so expect an update on the severity of Lauvao's injury early next week.... See More ... See Less
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Leaves game with knee injury
Lauvao left Sunday's game against Atlanta with an apparent knee injury, Kareem Copeland of The Washington Post reports.
The extent of Lauvao's knee injury is not yet known. As of right now, Lauvao has been deemed questionable to return to Sunday's tilt. Casey Dunn is listed as Lauvao's replacement on the team's official depth chart.... See More ... See Less
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Active Sunday
Lauvao (calf) is active for Sunday's game against the Cowboys.
Lauvao was limited in practice throughout the week due to a calf injury but is evidently healthy enough to retake the field. Washington's offense will benefit from the starting left guard's return against the Cowboys' stout defensive front.... See More ... See Less
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Questionable for Week 7
Lauvao (calf) is listed as questionable for Sunday's contest against the Cowboys.
Lauvao practiced in limited fashions each day this week, which bodes well for his status come Sunday. If there is a setback, however, and Lauvao doesn't play Sunday, Chase Roullier would likely step up in his absence.... See More ... See Less
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Sitting out Monday
Lauvao (calf) is listed as out for Monday's game against the Saints, Kareem Copeland of The Washington Post reports.
Lauvao didn't practice with the team this week, so he would've been a long shot to play. Chase Roullier is expected to remain at left guard while Tony Bergstrom works at center.... See More ... See Less
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Ruled out Week 3
Lauvao (calf) was ruled out for Sunday's game against Green Bay.
Lauvao had yet to practice this week, so this isn't overly surprising. Chase Roullier will slide from center to left guard while Tony Bergstrom starts at center for the Redskins.... See More ... See Less
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Not practicing Thursday
Lauvao (calf) did not practice Thursday, John Keim of ESPN.com reports.
Lauvao has missed his second straight practice and is reportedly likely to miss more time. If Lauvao is unable to suit up against the Packers on Sunday, Chase Roullier would serve as Washington's starting left guard and Tony Bergstrom would fill in as the team's center.... See More ... See Less
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Fails to practice Wednesday
Lauvao was a non-participant in Wednesday's practice due to a calf injury, Josh Tolentino of The Athletic reports.
The severity of the starting lineman's injury remains uncertain, but he'll have two more days of practice to prove his health in advance of Sunday's game against the Packers. Casey Dunn is listed behind Lauvao on the depth chart at guard.... See More ... See Less
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Retakes field in preseason
Lauvao (ankle) played 10 snaps during Thursday's preseason game against the Broncos.
Lauvao was battling a minor ankle issue earlier in camp, but his presence on the field during Thursday's preseason contest suggests he has gotten over it. The veteran interior lineman is slated to start at left guard for Washington again in 2018.... See More ... See Less
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Participates in individual drills
Lauvao (ankle) took part in individual work at practice Monday, John Keim of ESPN.com reports.
Lauvao, who has never played a full 16-game season in his career, seems to be progressing in his recovery and on track for Week 1. Given the 30-year-old's durability concerns, what appears to be a minor ankle injury remains worth monitoring until he is fully cleared.... See More ... See Less
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Re-signs with Washington
Lauvao signed a contract with the Redskins on Friday, John Keim of ESPN.com reports.
Lauvao has missed 23 games over his four years with the Redskins, never once playing a full 16-game season. He finished 2017 on injured reserve with a neck stinger that sidelined him for the latter half of the year. Despite the durability issues, Lauvao is a starting candidate when healthy, and his signing gives him another opportunity to vie for a spot on the top unit.... See More ... See Less
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Placed on IR
Lauvao (neck) was placed on injured reserve Tuesday, Stephen Czarda of the Redskins' official site reports.
Lauvao has been limited the last few weeks due to a stinger injury, which forced him to miss the Redskins' Week 9 game against the Seahawks. With Lauvao's condition failing to show much improvement, the Redskins opted to shut him down, making him the 15th player on the team to land on injured reserve this season.... See More ... See Less
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Out for rest of game
Lauvao (neck) has been ruled out for the rest of Sunday's game against the Saints.
Lauvao will now shift his focus to getting healthy quickly, as the Redskins have a Thursday night game approaching in Week 12. For the interim, Tony Bergstrom has slotted into the left guard position.... See More ... See Less
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Aggravates neck Sunday
Lauvao is questionable to return to Sunday's game with a neck injury, JP Finlay of NBC Sports Washington reports.
Lauvao was questionable for Sunday's game as he has been dealing with a neck stinger since late October, and he appears to have aggravated the injury. Tony Bergstrom stepped in at left guard in his absence.... See More ... See Less
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Active Week 11
Lauvao (neck) is active for Sunday's tilt against New Orleans.
Lauvao played every offensive snap in Week 10 and will be playing through injury once again. Barring a setback, he shouldn't be limited during the game.... See More ... See Less
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