The Washington Redskins announced safety Duke Ihenacho has been placed on injured reserved with a fractured heel bone.
Disappointed and frustrated I can’t finish the season with my team. But God has a plan. Gonna work harder and come back better. #HTTR
— Duke Ihenacho (@NachoLyfe) September 22, 2014
Ihenacho’s injury occurred during a Redskins kickoff return in the first...
Duke Ihenacho has Fractured Heel Bone, Will Miss Several Weeks The injuries keep piling up for the Washington Redskins. The team learned on Monday that backup safety Duke Ihenacho will be lost for several weeks while he recovers from a fractured heel bone. This is horrible news considering the Redskins will be placing DeAngelo Hall [...]
Duke Ihenacho is Ready to Contribute For Redskins The Washington Redskins got an unexpected boost when they were able to claim safety Duke Ihenacho off waivers following his release from the Denver Broncos. Ihenacho (6-foot-1, 207-pounds) got plenty of game experience for the Broncos last season and once he fully learns the playbook, he will get [...]
Redskins Hand out new Jersey Numbers The Washington Redskins finalized their 2014-15 53-man roster this past weekend. In the process, the players who were wearing duplicate numbers that made the team needed something new. Monday the Redskins issued those new numbers. Newly signed safety Duke Ihenacho, will wear No. 35. The 35 was worn previously [...]
Redskins Claim Former Broncos Safety Duke Ihenacho The Washington Redskins claimed former Denver Broncos safety Duke Ihenacho (6-1, 207 pounds) off waivers on Sunday. A third-year pro, Ihenacho started 14 regular season games a year ago, he also started three games in the post-season. For the year he registered 73 tackles, three forced fumbles and [...]
The Washington Redskins have claimed safety Duke Ihenacho off waivers from the Denver Broncos. With a 3-13 record last season, Washington has second waiver priority and snatched up Ihenacho relatively quickly.
With Brandon Merriweather set to start the first two games on suspension, the addition of Ihenacho is a big deal for the Redskins. He is not an All Pro safety, but he is...
What do NFL players do during the offseason?
Some play in golf tournaments, others travel, but a select few stay on the grind.
Duke Ihenacho, second-year safety of the Denver Broncos, is one that works out early and often, even now, in late February.
This tweet, from Ihenacho this morning:
I like when I come to workout and people say "damn you're here early". I'm like yea, you...
Duke Ihenacho's road to the Super Bowl was not a straight line. It was an uncertain and wildly unpredictable path, from start to finish.
Ihenacho, the Denver Broncos starting strong safety, didn't begin playing football until his junior year at Serra High in Gardena. He played his college ball at San Jose State, not at a major program. He wasn't drafted into the NFL and spent most...