Derrius Guice is off to a sluggish begin.
The Redskins working again tweaked his hamstring whereas rehabbing the ACL damage that precipitated him to overlook all of 2018-19, in response to a report from 106.7 The Fan, which cites unidentified league sources. Though the damage occurred a number of weeks in the past, Guice may miss the beginning of coaching camp, that report states.
Guice did not take a single common season snap in 2018-19, as he tore his ACL within the first quarter of Washington’s first preseason sport. The 22-year-old ran for greater than 1,000 yards in every of his final two years at LSU and was anticipated to play an vital function within the Redskins’ offense, however Washington recovered from his incident shortly.
The Redskins responded by signing the then 33-year-old Adrian Peterson, who surprisingly rushed for 1,042 yards and 7 touchdowns. However they’ve since solidified their backfield with younger expertise.
Washington has different issues to fret about although, as final season’s beginning signal-caller Alex Smith went down with a critical leg damage of his personal late within the 12 months and will not be returning quickly. Colt McCoy, Case Keenum and 2019 draft choose Dwayne Haskins will all be given an opportunity to earn a spot beneath middle in Week 1.