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Redskins | Brandon Banks gone

Mon, 11 Mar 2013 09:27:21 -0700

The Washington Redskins will not tender restricted free-agent WR Brandon Banks a contract, and he'll become an unrestricted free agent.

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Redskins | Brandon Banks not expected to return

Fri, 25 Jan 2013 15:58:46 -0800

The Washington Redskins do not appear to be interested in re-signing impending free-agent WR Brandon Banks this offseason after a diminished impact as a returner this season and his inability to contribute as a receiver.

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Redskins | Week 18 Inactives

Sun, 06 Jan 2013 12:20:20 -0800

The Washington Redskins have declared OG Adam Gettis, WR Brandon Banks, WR Dezmon Briscoe, QB Rex Grossman, LB Roddrick Muckelroy, OT Tom Compton, LB Vic So'oto inactive for Week 18.

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Redskins | Week 17 Inactives

Sun, 30 Dec 2012 16:04:55 -0800

The Washington Redskins have declared OG Adam Gettis, WR Brandon Banks, SS DeJon Gomes, WR Dezmon Briscoe, LB Roddrick Muckelroy, OT Tom Compton, LB Vic So'oto inactive for Week 17.

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Redskins | Week 16 Inactives

Sun, 23 Dec 2012 08:46:33 -0800

The Washington Redskins have declared OG Adam Gettis, WR Brandon Banks, WR Dezmon Briscoe, QB Rex Grossman, LB Roddrick Muckelroy, OT Tyler Polumbus, LB Vic So'oto inactive for Week 16.

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Redskins | Week 15 Inactives

Sun, 16 Dec 2012 08:35:24 -0800

The Washington Redskins have declared OG Adam Gettis, WR Brandon Banks, WR Dezmon Briscoe, OG Josh LeRibeus, QB Robert Griffin III, LB Roddrick Muckelroy, OT Tom Compton inactive for Week 15.

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Redskins | Week 14 Inactives

Sun, 09 Dec 2012 08:42:09 -0800

The Washington Redskins have declared OG Adam Gettis, WR Brandon Banks, WR Dezmon Briscoe, OG Josh LeRibeus, QB Rex Grossman, LB Roddrick Muckelroy, OT Tom Compton inactive for Week 14.

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Redskins | Four players probable for Week 5

Fri, 05 Oct 2012 14:51:52 -0700

Washington Redskins WR Brandon Banks (hip), WR Aldrick Robinson (head), OT Trent Williams (knee) and CB DeAngelo Hall (illness) are listed as probable for Week 5. Hall did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 5, while the other three fully participated.

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Redskins | Two limited

Thu, 04 Oct 2012 14:56:09 -0700

Washington Redskins WR Brandon Banks (hip) and RB Evan Royster (knee) were limited in practice Thursday, Oct. 4.

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Redskins | Three limited

Wed, 03 Oct 2012 15:22:11 -0700

Washington Redskins WR Brandon Banks (hip), WR Aldrick Robinson (head) and RB Evan Royster (knee) were limited in practice Wednesday, Oct. 3.

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Redskins | Two players listed as questionable

Fri, 28 Sep 2012 16:09:40 -0700

Washington Redskins WR Brandon Banks (hip) and OT Trent Williams (knee) were limited during practice Friday, Sept. 28, and are listed as questionable for Week 4.

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Redskins | Three limited in practice

Thu, 27 Sep 2012 14:37:33 -0700

Washington Redskins S Brandon Meriweather (knee), RB Evan Royster (knee) and WR Brandon Banks (hip) all were limited in practice Thursday, Sept. 27.

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Redskins | Brandon Banks to handle return chores

Mon, 03 Sep 2012 18:18:04 -0700

Washington Redskins WR Brandon Banks will serve as the team's top kick and punt returner heading into Week 1 against the New Orleans Saints. TE Niles Paul is listed as the backup on kickoffs, while WR Santana Moss is the backup on punts.

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Redskins | Brandon Banks having strong camp

Tue, 07 Aug 2012 20:12:13 -0700

Washington Redskins WR Brandon Banks continues to have a strong training camp, but he needs to show he belongs by having strong performances in preseason games, too.

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Redskins | Anthony Armstrong on return team

Wed, 01 Aug 2012 20:49:26 -0700

Washington Redskins WR Anthony Armstrong was fielding kickoffs at practice Wednesday, Aug. 1, after WR Brandon Banks.

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Redskins | Four WRs expected to compete for two spots

Fri, 29 Jun 2012 12:10:54 -0700

Washington Redskins WRs Anthony Armstrong, Aldrick Robinson, Terrence Austin and Brandon Banks are expected to compete for two roster spots during training camp.

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Redskins | Robert Griffin to work out with receivers

Thu, 28 Jun 2012 16:46:13 -0700

Washington Redskins QB Robert Griffin III said several of his receivers will be working out with him in Waco in the next few weeks. Griffin mentioned WRs Santana Moss, Pierre Garcon, Anthony Armstrong, Aldrick Robinson and Brandon Banks and TE Fred Davis among the players that will be taking part in the workouts.

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Redskins | Brandon Banks informed he must contribute at WR

Wed, 13 Jun 2012 22:31:22 -0700

Washington Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan informed WR Brandon Banks Wednesday, June 13, that he must contribute at the wide receiver position if he wants to make the roster. Banks is taking part in workouts 10 pounds heavier than last season. "I called him in early and I told him that he was going to have to help us at the wide receiver position as well if he wanted to make this football team," Shanahan said. "And he accepted the challenge and came in in excellent shape, and it's really positive what he's done." Banks was a standout return man last season.

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Redskins | Brandon Banks unlikely to get bigger role

Wed, 14 Dec 2011 10:15:31 -0800

Washington Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan indicated that WR Brandon Banks will not receive a bigger role on offense. Shanahan said Banks was used on offense last week just to perform the trick play when he threw a touchdown.

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Redskins | Five players probable

Fri, 30 Sep 2011 12:51:56 -0700

Washington Redskins WR Brandon Banks (knee), C Will Montgomery (knee), DE Stephen Bowen (elbow), CB Josh Wilson (back) and FS LaRon Landry (hamstring) fully participated in practice Friday, Sept. 30. They are listed as probable for Week 4 and are expected to play.

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Redskins | Five practice

Thu, 29 Sep 2011 14:27:50 -0700

Washington Redskins WR Brandon Banks (knee), DL Stephen Bowen (elbow), S LaRon Landry (hamstring), C Will Montgomery (knee) and CB Josh Wilson (back) practiced in full Thursday, Sept. 29.

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Redskins | Five practice

Wed, 28 Sep 2011 13:57:42 -0700

Washington Redskins WR Brandon Banks (knee), DL Stephen Bowen (elbow), S LaRon Landry (hamstring), C Will Montgomery (knee) and CB Josh Wilson (back) practiced in full Wednesday, Sept. 28.

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Redskins | Five players probable for Week 3

Sat, 24 Sep 2011 13:43:58 -0700

Washington Redskins WR Brandon Banks (knee), TE Logan Paulsen (hamstring), LB Keyaron Fox (back) and CBs DeAngelo Hall (toe) and Josh Wilson (back) fully participated in practice Friday, Sept. 24, and are listed as probable for Week 3.

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Redskins | Four players practice

Fri, 23 Sep 2011 13:48:53 -0700

Washington Redskins WR Brandon Banks (knee), TE Logan Paulsen (hamstring), LB Keyaron Fox (back) and CB DeAngelo Hall (toe) fully participated in practice Friday, Sept. 23, and are expected to play Week 3.

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Redskins | Four players fully practice

Thu, 22 Sep 2011 17:25:34 -0700

Washington Redskins WR Brandon Banks (knee), TE Logan Paulsen (hamstring), LB Keyaron Fox (back) and CB DeAngelo Hall (toe) fully participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 22.

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Redskins | Five questionable but expected to play

Fri, 16 Sep 2011 12:39:55 -0700

Washington Redskins WRs Brandon Banks (knee) and Donte' Stallworth (shoulder), TE Logan Paulsen (hamstring), CB DeAngelo Hall (back) and LS Nick Sundberg (hand) fully participated in practice Friday, Sept. 16. They are listed as questionable for Week 2 but are expected to play.

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Redskins | Four practice in full

Wed, 14 Sep 2011 15:35:56 -0700

Washington Redskins WR Brandon Banks (knee), CB DeAngelo Hall (back), WR Donte' Stallworth (shoulder) and OL Nick Sundberg (hand) practiced in full Wednesday, Sept. 14.

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Redskins | Four expected to be available for Week 1

Fri, 09 Sep 2011 13:33:07 -0700

Washington Redskins RB Ryan Torain (hand), WRs Brandon Banks (knee) and Donte' Stallworth (shoulder) and FS Oshiomogho Atogwe (hamstring) were limited during practice Friday, Sept. 9. They are listed as questionable for Week 1 but are expected to be available.

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Redskins | Four players fully practice

Thu, 08 Sep 2011 17:02:33 -0700

Washington Redskins RB Ryan Torain (hand), WRs Brandon Banks (knee) and Donte' Stallworth (shoulder) and FS Oshiomogho Atogwe (hamstring) fully participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 8.

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Redskins | Four players limited during practice

Wed, 07 Sep 2011 17:29:19 -0700

Washington Redskins RB Ryan Torain (hand), WRs Brandon Banks (knee) and Donte' Stallworth (shoulder) and FS Oshiomogho Atogwe (hamstring) were limited during practice Wednesday, Sept. 7.

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Redskins | Brandon Banks strictly return specialist

Mon, 05 Sep 2011 21:04:11 -0700

Washington Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan said Monday, Sept. 5, that WR Brandon Banks (knee) will be used strictly as a return specialist. "He's a guy that I'm even afraid to practice at receiver because that knee swells up," Shanahan said.

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Redskins | Brandon Banks will be monitored

Sun, 04 Sep 2011 01:13:19 -0700

The Washington Redskins will continue to monitor WR Brandon Banks' (knee) knee. He missed two preseason games due to a bad left knee.

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Redskins | Two return to practice

Mon, 29 Aug 2011 14:53:00 -0700

Washington Redskins WR Brandon Banks (knee) and DE Adam Carriker (foot) participated in practice Monday, Aug. 29.

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Redskins | Two may play in final preseason game

Sat, 27 Aug 2011 12:26:48 -0700

Washington Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan said he hopes RB Ryan Torain (hand) and WR Brandon Banks (knee) will be able to play in the final preseason game. Torain participated in practice Saturday, Aug. 27, and Banks could practice in the next day or two.

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Redskins | Three not expected to play Thursday

Mon, 22 Aug 2011 12:42:52 -0700

Washington Redskins WRs Brandon Banks (knee) and Malcolm Kelly (foot) and FS LaRon Landry (Achilles) are not expected to play in the third preseason game Thursday, Aug. 25.

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Redskins | Brandon Banks wearing sleeve on left leg

Sun, 21 Aug 2011 22:56:49 -0700

Updating a previous report, Washington Redskins WR Brandon Banks (knee) watched practice Sunday, Aug. 21, while wearing a sleeve on his left leg. He is receiving platelet-rich plasma (PRP) treaments and is questionable for the remainder of the preseason.

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Redskins | Brandon Banks not expected to play Thursday

Sun, 21 Aug 2011 12:19:58 -0700

Washington Redskins WR Brandon Banks (knee) is not expected to play in the third preseason game Thursday, Aug. 25, but may be able to play in the final preseason game.

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Redskins | Brandon Banks having knee checked

Wed, 17 Aug 2011 10:41:14 -0700

Washington Redskins WR Brandon Banks (knee) is having his knee examined by Dr. James Andrews and did not participate in practice Wednesday, Aug. 17.

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Redskins | Brandon Banks practices Monday

Mon, 15 Aug 2011 12:42:59 -0700

Washington Redskins WR Brandon Banks (knee) participated in practice Monday, Aug. 15, after sitting out practice Sunday, Aug. 14.

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Redskins | Brandon Banks not fully healthy

Mon, 08 Aug 2011 11:43:07 -0700

Updating a previous report, Washington Redskins WR Brandon Banks (knee) said his knee is still not fully healthy but he is able to participate in practice.

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Redskins | Brandon Banks returns to practice

Mon, 08 Aug 2011 07:03:31 -0700

Washington Redskins WR Brandon Banks (knee) returned to practice Monday, Aug. 8.

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Redskins | Brandon Banks might return Monday

Sat, 06 Aug 2011 18:13:32 -0700

Washington Redskins head coach said Saturday, Aug. 6, that he expects WR Brandon Banks (knee) to return to practice Monday, Aug. 8.

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Redskins | Three offensive players miss practice

Fri, 05 Aug 2011 11:36:54 -0700

Washington Redskins RB Ryan Torain (hand), WR Brandon Banks (knee) and OT Clint Oldenburg (illness) did not participate in practice Friday, Aug. 5.

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Redskins | More on Brandon Banks

Wed, 25 May 2011 23:28:43 -0700

Updating a previous report, Washington Redskins WR Brandon banks (knee, lung) said Wednesday, May 25, that he's at "90 percent" health. Banks suffered a collapsed lung when he was stabbed outside a D.C. nightclub in February, and he had surgery last November to repair a torn meniscus in his left knee. "I'm definitely not getting slowed down," Banks said. "I'm back to the same Brandon. I'm hopefully getting better, and I'll be a better Brandon."

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Redskins | Brandon Banks says he is 90 percent

Wed, 25 May 2011 10:45:33 -0700

Washington Redskins WR Brandon Banks (abdomen, lung) said he is around 90 percent recovered from the injuries he suffered when he was stabbed in February.

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Redskins | Three could compete for return duties

Fri, 13 May 2011 09:21:32 -0700

Washington Redskins WRs Brandon Banks, Niles Paul and Aldrick Robinson could all compete for the kick and punt return duties during training camp.

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Redskins | Brandon Banks to resume normal training soon

Fri, 18 Feb 2011 20:00:41 -0800

Updating a previous report, Washington Redskins WR Brandon Banks (abdomen, lung) was released from Virginia Hospital Center in Arlington, according to his agent, reports Mike Jones, of The Washington Post. Banks is expected to resume normal offseason training in three to four weeks.

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Redskins | Brandon Banks leaving hospital

Fri, 18 Feb 2011 14:19:58 -0800

Washington Redskins WR Brandon Banks (lung, chest) was scheduled to leave the hospital Friday, Feb. 18, and is doing fine, according to Mike Jones, of The Washington Post. Banks is expected to resume training in two to four weeks.

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Redskins | Brandon Banks suffered collapsed lung

Wed, 16 Feb 2011 19:30:18 -0800

Washington Redskins WR Brandon Banks (abdomen, lung) suffered a collapsed lung during his recent stabbing outside a nightclub, reports The Associated Press. Banks' agent said Wednesday, Feb. 16, that the knife nicked the left lung of his client, and efforts to inflate the lung have delayed his departure from the hospital. "He still has a chest tube inserted and it will remain until the wound heals and the lung remains inflated," his agent said. "We are hopeful that the tube will be removed Friday."

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Redskins | Brandon Banks to be released from hospital soon

Mon, 14 Feb 2011 19:50:13 -0800

Updating a previous report, Washington Redskins WR Brandon Banks (abdomen) is expected to spend a third night in the hospital Monday, Feb. 14, but his agent said in a statement that Banks is expected to be released within 24 hours, reports Mike Jones, of The Washington Post. Banks suffered a wound to his abdomen when he was attacked by a man with a knife outside a D.C. nightclub over the weekend.

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