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Sharpton made five tackles in Sunday's victory over the Falcons.

Sharpton made the start in the middle for the injured D.J. Williams, faring impressively despite his limited reps with the Bears. In addition to the five tackles, Sharpton registered a quarterback hit and knocked down a pass attempt.

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Sharpton (ankle) was placed on IR, the Washington Post reports.

Sharpton hasn't seen the field since the first preseason game.

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Sharpton is currently nursing a high ankle sprain, the Redskins' official Twitter account reports.

Sharpton is expected to be sidelined for a couple weeks while he recovers. Following 87 tackles for Houston last season, Sharpton signed with the Redskins to help fill the void at inside linebacker left in wake of London Fletcher's retirement. However, with Keenan Robinson now healthy, Sharpton may be more of a rotational player next to Perry Riley this season.

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Redskins signed ILB Darryl Sharpton, formerly of the Texans, to a one-year contract.

According to Profootballtalk, the deal is worth "up to" $2 million. Sharpton made 13 starts in Brian Cushing's absence the past two seasons, but wasn't effective at anything other than plugging the run. He's a replacement-level 'backer, and nothing more than a depth signing for a Redskins team trying to find bargains.

Darryl Sharpton LB CHI Oct 22 '13

Darryl Sharpton will take Brian Cushing's spot at inside linebacker.

Cushing is done for the season after breaking his fibula and tearing his LCL in Week 7. Sharpton, a capable starter when healthy (as he rarely is) slides in next to Joe Mays.

Darryl Sharpton LB CHI Sep 14 '13

Texans ILB Darryl Sharpton (concussion) has been cleared for Sunday's Week 2 game against the Titans.

Sharpton missed the final two preseason games and the season opener with a concussion. He started five games down the stretch last year and will be used in a part-time role with Joe Mays now that he's cleared to return.

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Texans ILB Darryl Sharpton (concussion) resumed practicing after being medically cleared Thursday.

The oft-injured linebacker started five games down the stretch last season, but will likely be returning to a timeshare with Joe Mays opposite Brian Cushing at inside linebacker.

Darryl Sharpton LB CHI Sep 07 '13

Texans ILB Darryl Sharpton (concussion) did not participate in Saturday's practice and has been ruled out for Week 1.

Sharpton suffered a concussion in the third preseason game and still hasn't been cleared to practice. Joe Mays and Tim Dobbins will get an extended look opposite Brian Cushing in Monday night's game against the Chargers.

Darryl Sharpton LB CHI Sep 05 '13

Texans ILB Darryl Sharpton has been diagnosed with a concussion.

Sharpton suffered the injury two weeks ago, but the Texans are just now disclosing it. Sharpton still has time to get cleared for Monday night's opener, but his injury track record is poor. Sharpton has missed 21 of a possible 48 games since being the No. 102 pick of the 2010 draft. Tim Dobbins and Joe Mays should pick up the slack if Sharpton can't go against San Diego.

Darryl Sharpton LB CHI Aug 04 '13

Texans activated ILB Darryl Sharpton (hip, groin) from the active/PUP list.

He was back on the practice field Sunday, where Sharpton will compete with Joe Mays to start alongside Brian Cushing. Sharpton has been incredibly injury prone since the Texans made him the 102nd overall pick in the 2010 draft. The 25-year-old has missed 21-of-48 possible games through three seasons.