Orakpo 'not worried' as he enters final year of contract

Brian Orakpo has a lot to think about as training camp approaches.

The Washington Redskins outside linebacker missed 14 games last season with a torn left pectoral muscle, so he’s got that in the back of his mind. Then, Orakpo has to consider he is entering the final season of his rookie contract, putting him in line for a pay day from the club or an opportunity to explore unrestricted free agency come March.

Orakpo, who turns 27 next month, has 28

Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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