Darrel Young RB WAS 2 months ago

Young has been informed that he'll be released by the Redskins, The Washington Post reports.

Competitive Edge Analysis

Young has spent his entire six-year career in Washington, where he served as a reliable fullback and short-yard rusher. Prior to this past season, Young rushed for three touchdowns in back-to-back campaigns, and his experience should land him somewhere ahead of training camp this summer.

Darrel Young RB WAS 1 year ago

Young (ankle) is listed as active Sunday versus the Cowboys.

Sparsely used this season, Young has managed to vulture the occasional goal-line look, producing five touchdowns in all. Such a scenario is difficult to rely upon, though, outside the deepest of leagues.

Darrel Young RB WAS 1 year ago

Young had two carries, each a one-yard touchdown run, in Saturday's win over the Eagles.

Alfred Morris did the hard work, only to have Young jump in at the one-yard line to vulture two scores. It was Young's first time in the end zone since another one-yard touchdown all the way back in Week 1.

Darrel Young RB WAS 2 years ago

Young (hamstring) is active for Sunday's game against the Titans.

Washington's resident blocking back and occasional touchdown vulture will be at full strength for Sunday's game after participating fully in practice all week.

Darrel Young RB WAS 2 years ago

Young (hamstring) is probable for Sunday's game against Tennessee.

Young practiced fully all week and is ready to go for Sunday. As always, he'll primarily work as a blocker while looming as a potential touchdown vulture in the red zone.

Darrel Young RB WAS 2 years ago

Young (hamstring) was a full participant in Wednesday's practice, the Washington Post reports.

It appears the hamstring injury is minor and Young should be in store for a normal workload as a blocker for Alfred Morris.

Darrel Young RB WAS 2 years ago

Young (neck) rushed one time for a yard and caught one pass for four yards and a touchdown in Week 3.

Young does not get many touches or targets but they have all been near the end zone so far this year.

Darrel Young RB WAS 2 years ago

Young (neck) is active Sunday at Philadelphia, Tarik El-Bashir of CSN Washington reports.

Young has garnered just four touches on the year, but the fullback has turned two of them into scores. The goal-line vulture could strike again in a divisional matchup between two of the NFL's Top 5 offenses in terms of yards per game.

Darrel Young RB WAS 2 years ago

Young (neck) is probable for Sunday's game against Philadelphia.

Young has been one of the league's more pesky touchdown vultures over the last couple years, and he's already struck twice in 2014 -- once in each of Washington's first two games. His numbers probably aren't worth chasing outside of very deep formats, though.

Darrel Young RB WAS 2 years ago

Young (neck) practiced in full Thursday, Mike Jones of the Washington Post reports.

Young has been upgraded from his limited participation Wednesday, all but assuring his presence Sunday at Philadelphia. Alfred Morris should again have his bulldozing fullback clearing lanes in Week 3.