Trent Murphy placed on injured reserve for Redskins

The Washington Redskins placed rookie linebacker Trent Murphy on injured reserve with a broken hand.

The Redkins signed offensive guard Rishaw Johnson off the Kansas City Chiefs' practice squad.

Murphy started eight game and had 32 tackles and 2 1/2 sacks.

Johnson has played for the Seattle Seahawks, Kansas City Chiefs, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Dallas Cowboy, Green Bay Packers and Giants.

The Redskins signed wide receiver Colin Lockett to their practice squad.

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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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