Westbrook is active for Sunday's games against the Bills.|||||||
Washington also won't have safety Oshiomogho Atogwe for the matchup with the Carolina Panthers.
Westbrook was arrested early Friday and charged with driving under the influence.|||||||
Westbrook has been charged with driving under the influence, driving while intoxicated, negligent driving and failure to drive right of center. He was released on personal recognizance. Westbrook, who signed with Washington in May 2007 as an undrafted free agent, played in 15 games last season. He spent his first two seasons on the Redskins' practice squad.
Westbrook has been charged with DUI after a traffic stop in Waldorf.|||||||
It happened about 2 a.m. Friday on Route 5 at Lakewood Place. Charles County Sheriff's Department spokeswoman Diane Richardson says a deputy saw a Mercedes cross the center line several times. Richardson says after pulling over the 24-year-old Westbrook, the deputy smelled alcohol and administered field sobriety tests. Richardson says Westbrook failed and was arrested. Westbrook is charged with DUI, DWI, negligent driving and failure to drive right of center.
The Washington Redskins re-signed Westbrook on Wednesday.|||||||
Westbrook, the younger brother of Philadelphia Eagles running back Brian Westbrook, spent the last two seasons on the Redskins practice squad. He originally signed with Washington as an undrafted free agent from Salisbury State in May 2007.