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Doug Worthington | Defensive Lineman

Team: Washington Redskins
Age / DOB:  (26) / 8/10/1987
Ht / Wt:  6'5' / 318
College: Ohio State
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Redskins re-signed DE Doug Worthington to a one-year, $495,000 contract.
Worthington spent 2013 on injured reserve with a biceps injury. He will compete for a reserve role in 2014. Feb 6 - 9:38 PM

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Redskins waived/injured DE Doug Worthington.

Coach Mike Shanahan mentioned that Worthington had suffered a bicep injury likely requiring surgery. It's probably a tear. Worthington will clear waivers and head to year-ending injured reserve.
Wed, Jun 12, 2013 05:43:00 PM

Redskins DE Doug Worthington suffered a biceps injury on Wednesday.

He'll undergo more tests to determine the severity of the injury, but Coach Mike Shanahan already alluded to surgery as a possibility. Worthington was brought up off the practice squad last year, and was competing for a reserve-role with the team.
Wed, Jun 12, 2013 01:48:00 PM

Redskins signed DL Doug Worthington off their practice squad.

It's a no-brainer move after the Redskins lost Adam Carriker and Brian Orakpo for the season. The 2010 seventh-round pick out of Ohio State has never appeared in an NFL game.
Tue, Sep 18, 2012 10:11:00 AM

Redskins signed DL Doug Worthington off their practice squad.

The Redskins had a roster spot open up thanks to LaRon Landry's season-ending injury, so Worthington getting a late-season look. He's just a rotational body.
Tue, Dec 20, 2011 10:42:00 AM

Bucs waived DL Doug Worthington.

Worthington is built more like a 3-4 defensive end at 6-foot-5, 292. He became buried on the Bucs' depth chart after the draft and re-signing of Tim Crowder.
Fri, Aug 5, 2011 02:50:00 PM

Bucs promoted DL Doug Worthington from their practice squad.

A seventh-round pick by the Steelers, Worthington projects as a defensive tackle in the Buccaneers' 4-3 scheme. He's not much of a long-term prospect.
Wed, Dec 29, 2010 01:16:00 PM

Steelers agreed to terms with seventh-round DL Doug Worthington on a three-year contract.

A three-year starter at Ohio State, Worthington (6'5/292) profiles as a defensive end in the Steelers' 3-4 scheme. With Aaron Smith and Brett Keisel expected to be healthy, Worthington will have a hard time making the final roster this summer.
Thu, Jun 10, 2010 04:48:00 PM

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