Today was the first Redskins training camp practice not open to the public, as players focused on the first preseason game against Buffalo, now just 48 hours away.
Players wore full upper-body pads for the seventh time in camp, but practice was less physical than it has been in recent days.
After practice, head coach Mike Shanahan ruled out Armstrong and Hightower, classifying Chester's odds of playing as "a long shot."
For those that did practice, it was another afternoon of team drills related to game situations and down-and-distances. The drives ended if the offense got a first down or the defense got a stop.
On the next drive,
Gano was perfect on the day, and is listed at the top of the team's depth chart going into Thursday.
The offensive play of the day happened late in practice, when tight end
The defensive play of the game happened on the very next play--a near identical situation--where linebacker
There will not be a practice tomorrow, as the players will go through a walk-through in the morning before getting on the team charter plane bound for Buffalo.