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Giants | Waive 11 players

Mon, 27 Aug 2012 08:50:54 -0700

The New York Giants have waived TE Ryan Purvis, DT Carlton Powell, DB Chris Horton, WR Julian Talley, WR Brandon Collins, TE Chris Hopkins, CB Brandon Bing, FS JoJo Nicolas, RB Joe Martinek, OT Joel Reinders and DT Oren Wilson.

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Giants | Two leave practice with dehydration

Thu, 02 Aug 2012 12:41:47 -0700

Updating a previous report, New York Giants S Chris Horton, who was carted off the field Thursday, Aug. 2, and CB Jayron Hosley both suffered from dehydration and cramping.

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Giants | Chris Horton carted off the field

Thu, 02 Aug 2012 11:50:05 -0700

New York Giants S Chris Horton (undisclosed) was carted off the field Thursday, August 2, with an undisclosed injury.

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Giants | Tyler Sash recovering from hamstring injury

Sun, 24 Jun 2012 19:07:59 -0700

New York Giants SS Tyler Sash (hamstring) battled a hamstring injury during organized team activities (OTAs) and minicamp. Despite the injury, he is still considered the favorite to replace S Deon Grant. However, he'll have plenty of competition with safeties Stevie Brown, Will Hill, Chris Horton, Janzen Jackson and Jojo Nicolas also in the mix.

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Giants | Chris Horton contract details

Thu, 15 Mar 2012 22:32:46 -0700

Updating previous reports, the New York Giants signed free-agent S Chris Horton to a one-year deal. Financial terms were not disclosed.

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Giants | Chris Horton signed

Thu, 15 Mar 2012 13:12:40 -0700

The New York Giants have signed free-agent SS Chris Horton (Redskins). Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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Cowboys | To work out four players

Tue, 25 Oct 2011 09:13:30 -0700

The Dallas Cowboys are scheduled to work out free-agent C Nick Cole (Eagles), OT Langston Walker (Raiders), SS Chris Horton (Redskins) and SS C.C. Brown (Lions) Tuesday, Oct. 25.

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Buccaneers | Three players worked out

Wed, 21 Sep 2011 11:32:27 -0700

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers worked out free-agent LB Phillip Dillard (Giants), CB Joshua Moore (Bears) and SS Chris Horton (Redskins) this week.

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Redskins | Several players released

Sat, 03 Sep 2011 09:15:05 -0700

The Washington Redskins have released WR Aldrick Robinson, OLs Clint Oldenburg and Maurice Hurt, CB Reggie Jones, S Chris Horton, S Davonte Shannon and S Anderson Russell.

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Redskins | Two safeties on bubble

Wed, 04 May 2011 10:11:13 -0700

Washington Redskins SS Reed Doughty and SS Chris Horton are considered on the roster bubble for next season.

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Redskins | Chris Horton placed on IR

Mon, 08 Nov 2010 11:17:05 -0800

The Washington Redskins have placed SS Chris Horton (ankle) on Injured Reserve, ending his 2010 season, according to Redskins.com's Matt Terl.

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Redskins | Chris Horton injures ankle Week 8

Sun, 31 Oct 2010 11:13:38 -0700

Washington Redskins SS Chris Horton (ankle) suffered an ankle injury in Week 8 against the Detroit Lions and is questionable to return to the game, according to Redskins.com's Matt Terl.

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Redskins | Three fully practice Friday

Fri, 08 Oct 2010 11:39:13 -0700

Washington Redskins OG Kory Lichtensteiger (knee), FS LaRon Landry (wrist) and SS Chris Horton (ankle) fully participated in practice Friday, Oct. 8, and will be able to play in Week 5, according to Ryan O'Halloran, of CSNWashington.com.

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Redskins | Three players fully practice Thursday

Thu, 07 Oct 2010 14:30:05 -0700

Washington Redskins OG Kory Lichtensteiger (knee), FS LaRon Landry (wrist) and SS Chris Horton (ankle) fully participated in practice Thursday, Oct. 7.

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Redskins | Three practice Wednesday

Wed, 06 Oct 2010 13:47:22 -0700

Washington Redskins OG Kory Lichtensteiger (knee), SS Chris Horton (ankle) and FS LaRon Landry (wrist) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Oct. 6.

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Redskins | Chris Horton practices Friday

Fri, 01 Oct 2010 13:54:35 -0700

Washington Redskins SS Chris Horton (ankle) practiced in full Friday, Oct. 1, but is questionable for Week 4, according to CSNWashington.com's Ryan O'Halloran. Horton is expected to play in the game.

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Redskins | Albert Haynesworth, four others practice Thursday

Thu, 30 Sep 2010 15:55:55 -0700

Washington Redskins DT Albert Haynesworth (thumb), WR Anthony Armstrong (groin), S Chris Horton (ankle), S Kareem Moore (knee) and RB Keiland Williams (ankle) all practiced in full for a second consecutive day Thursday, Sept. 30.

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Redskins | Week 3 Inactives

Sun, 26 Sep 2010 12:35:26 -0700

The Washington Redskins have declared WR Anthony Armstrong, DL Anthony Bryant, RB Chad Simpson, SS Chris Horton, DL Jeremy Jarmon, QB John Beck, OT Trent Williams, C Will Montgomery inactive for Week 3.

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Redskins | Chris Horton a game-time decision

Fri, 24 Sep 2010 13:28:24 -0700

Washington Redskins SS Chris Horton (ankle) was limited during practice Friday, Sept. 24, reports CSNWashington.com's Ryan O'Halloran. He is listed as questionable for Week 3 and will be a game-time decision.

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Redskins | Four do not practice Thursday

Thu, 23 Sep 2010 13:44:18 -0700

Washington Redskins WR Anthony Armstrong (groin), OT Trent Williams (knee, toe), DL Anthony Bryant (head) and SS Chris Horton (ankle) did not participate in practice Thursday, Sept. 23.

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Redskins | Three miss practice Wednesday

Wed, 22 Sep 2010 13:43:34 -0700

Washington Redskins WR Anthony Armstrong (groin), OT Trent Williams (knee, toe) and SS Chris Horton (ankle) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Sept. 22.

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Redskins | Two to compete for FS job

Mon, 23 Aug 2010 10:26:20 -0700

Washington Redskins SS Reed Doughty and SS Chris Horton will compete for the starting free safety while FS Kareem Moore (knee) is out of the lineup, reports Ryan O'Halloran, of CSNWashington.com.

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Redskins | Chris Horton could move into starting lineup

Sat, 21 Aug 2010 19:27:16 -0700

Washington Redskins S Chris Horton could step into the starting lineup at free safety to replace injured FS Kareem Moore (knee), reports Jason Reid, of The Washington Post.

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Redskins | Chris Horton not expected to play Friday

Wed, 11 Aug 2010 08:04:44 -0700

Washington Redskins SS Chris Horton (groin) is not expected to play in the team's preseason game Friday, Aug. 13, because of a groin injury, according to Redskins.com's Gary Fitzgerald.

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Redskins | Battle at safety

Mon, 26 Jul 2010 13:53:24 -0700

Washington Redskins S Reed Doughty has typically been steady while adjusting to a 3-4 defensive scheme, reports Jason Reid, of The Washington Post. He will likely team with S LaRon Landry in the defensive backfield. S Kareem Moore will likely push for more playing time, and could pass S Chris Horton on the depth chart.

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Redskins | Could be some competition at free safety

Sun, 09 May 2010 14:42:55 -0700

Washington Redskins S Kareem Moore and S Reed Doughty both saw time with the first-team unit during minicamp, reports Rick Maese, of The Washington Post. Both players could be competing for the team's free safety position. S Chris Horton (toe) was limited during the team's minicamp, but his name could be in the mix as well once he is 100 percent healthy.

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Redskins | Chris Horton progressing in rehab

Sat, 01 May 2010 14:18:16 -0700

Washington Redskins SS Chris Horton (toe) said he is progressing from the toe ligament injury he suffered last season but is still having trouble changing directions on the run, reports Mark Viera, of The Washington Post.

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Redskins | Horton placed on IR

Thu, 12 Nov 2009 07:46:28 -0800

Rick Maese, of The Washington Post, reports the Washington Redskins have placed SS Chris Horton (toe) on Injured Reserve, ending his 2009 season.

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Redskins | Smoot could see time at safety in Week 10

Tue, 10 Nov 2009 10:04:20 -0800

David Elfin, of The Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins CB Fred Smoot could see time as the team's fourth safety in Week 10 with the injury to SS Chris Horton (toe).

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Redskins | Horton may require surgery

Tue, 10 Nov 2009 09:55:27 -0800

David Elfin, of The Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins SS Chris Horton (toe) may need surgery to repair a ligament under his left big toe injured late in Week 9. Horton will miss a minimum of four to six weeks and is a strong candidate for Injured Reserve. If the ligament is torn, Horton could be out four to six months. SS Reed Doughty will start in Week 10 in Horton's place.

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Redskins | Horton questionable for Week 9

Fri, 06 Nov 2009 12:14:58 -0800

Ryan O'Halloran, of The Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins SS Chris Horton (knee) was limited during practice Friday, Nov. 6. He is listed as questionable for Week 9 but could see a limited role in the game.

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Redskins | Horton tweaks knee Thursday

Thu, 05 Nov 2009 12:48:29 -0800

Ryan O'Halloran, of The Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins SS Chris Horton (knee) tweaked his ankle during practice Thursday, Nov. 5, and was unable to finish. Head coach Jim Zorn said he hopes the injury is not serious.

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Redskins | Horton, Moore probable for Week 7

Sat, 24 Oct 2009 15:28:24 -0700

Washington Redskins SS Chris Horton (illness) and FS Kareem Moore (illness) fully participated in practice Saturday, Oct. 24. They are listed as probable for Week 7.

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Redskins | Three players practice Friday

Fri, 23 Oct 2009 11:49:52 -0700

Ryan O'Halloran, of The Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins SS Chris Horton (illness), FS Kareem Moore (illness) and P Hunter Smith (groin) participated in practice Friday, Oct. 23. They are expected to play in Week 7.

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Redskins | Horton, Moore miss practice Thursday

Thu, 22 Oct 2009 14:14:20 -0700

Ryan O'Halloran, of The Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins SS Chris Horton (illness) and FS Kareem Moore (illness) did not participate in practice Thursday, Oct. 22. They will be able to play in Week 7.

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Redskins | Horton's playing time decreases late Week 1

Tue, 15 Sep 2009 18:24:30 -0700

Ryan O'Halloran, of The Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins S Chris Horton started the team's Week 1 game, but he played only five snaps in the last six drives.

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Redskins | Horton will start

Fri, 12 Jun 2009 10:43:26 -0700

Ryan O'Halloran, of The Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins head coach Jim Zorn said SS Chris Horton will be the team's starting strong safety this season.

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Redskins | Battle at strong safety

Tue, 09 Jun 2009 20:52:19 -0700

Zach Berman, of The Washington Post, reports Washington Redskins SS Reed Doughty and SS Chris Horton will compete for the starting strong safety position. Safeties coach Steve Jackson said it isn't much of a battle right now because the players don't have their pads on. However, he noted both players are capable of being starters.

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Redskins | Horton working with starting group this offseason

Mon, 25 May 2009 18:02:22 -0700

Gary Fitzgerald, of Redskins.com, reports Washington Redskins SS Chris Horton has been working with the team's starters during minicamp and OTAs.

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Redskins | Horton and Doughty competing for starting spot

Thu, 07 May 2009 09:51:45 -0700

Jason La Canfora, of The Washington Post, reports Washington Redskins SS Chris Horton is working hard to improve on his technique in his second year. He will compete with SS Reed Doughty (back), who has recovered from back surgery.

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Redskins | Horton earns extra pay

Mon, 16 Mar 2009 18:36:36 -0700

Tom Silverstein, of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, reports Washington Redskins S Chris Horton will receive $342,197 from the NFL's performance-based pool.

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Redskins | Horton probable for Week 16

Fri, 19 Dec 2008 09:54:27 -0800

Ryan O'Halloran, of The Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins SS Chris Horton (shoulder) participated in practice Friday, Dec. 19. He is listed as probable for the team's Week 16 game and will play.

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Redskins | Horton practices Thursday

Thu, 18 Dec 2008 08:16:33 -0800

Ryan O'Halloran, of The Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins SS Chris Horton (shoulder) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 18. He is expected to play in the team's Week 16 game.

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Redskins | Horton practices Wednesday

Wed, 17 Dec 2008 10:51:26 -0800

Ryan O'Halloran, of The Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins SS Chris Horton (shoulder) practiced Wednesday, Dec. 17, and is expected to play in Week 16.

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Redskins | Horton misses Week 15

Mon, 15 Dec 2008 10:56:05 -0800

Ryan O'Halloran, of The Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins SS Chris Horton (shoulder) did not play in the team's Week 15 game because of a shoulder injury. He is expected to play in Week 16.

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Redskins | Green may start in Week 15

Fri, 12 Dec 2008 09:45:57 -0800

Ryan O'Halloran, of The Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins SS Mike Green will start at safety in the team's Week 15 game if SS Chris Horton (shoulder) does not play.

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Redskins | Horton doubtful for Week 15

Fri, 12 Dec 2008 09:43:45 -0800

Ryan O'Halloran, of The Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins SS Chris Horton (shoulder) did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 12. He is listed as doubtful for the team's Week 15 game and is not expected to play.

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Redskins | Horton limited during practice Thursday

Thu, 11 Dec 2008 08:17:51 -0800

Ryan O'Halloran, of The Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins SS Chris Horton (shoulder) was limited during practice Thursday, Dec. 11. He is expected to play in the team's Week 15 game.

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Redskins | Horton misses practice Wednesday

Wed, 10 Dec 2008 13:10:18 -0800

Ryan O'Halloran, of The Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins S Chris Horton (shoulder) missed the team's practice Wednesday, Dec. 10, but he is expected to play in Week 15.

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Redskins | Horton misses practice Wednesday

Wed, 10 Dec 2008 13:08:31 -0800

Ryan O'Halloran, of the Washington Times, reports Washington Redskins S Chris Horton (shoulder) missed the team's practice Wednesday, Dec. 10, but he is expected to play in Week 15.

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