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Darryl Tapp

Darryl Tapp - DE

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 1"/ 270 lbs.
Birthday 09/13/1984
Birthplace Portsmouth, VA
College Virginia Tech
Years played 8
Drafted 2006, 2nd round, 31st pick by Seahawks

Hightower's value might go beyond carries

Posted May 19, 2012 @ 2:50 p.m. ET
The Redskins are bringing back Tim Hightower to the mix at running back, and his role could be a little different than it was last season.

Hightower re-signs with Redskins

Posted May 14, 2012 @ 12:14 p.m. ET
The Redskins announced Monday that they have re-signed unrestricted free-agent RB Tim Hightower.

Report: Texans sign QB Beck

Posted May 09, 2012 @ 7:22 p.m. ET
The Texans have added a veteran quarterback to their depth chart, agreeing to terms with QB John Beck, according to John McClain of the Houston Chronicle.

Griffin named the Redskins' starting QB

Posted May 07, 2012 @ 9:40 a.m. ET
Robert Griffin III, the player drafted second overall by the Redskins, was named the team’s starting quarterback on Sunday.

Patriots bring back WR Gaffney

Posted May 02, 2012 @ 4:59 p.m. ET
Two days after being released by the Redskins, Jabar Gaffney will rejoin his former coordinator and team and sign with the Patriots.

Redskins release WR Gaffney

Posted May 01, 2012 @ 11:31 a.m. ET
The Redskins have released WR Jabar Gaffney, the team announced Tuesday.

Redskins sign LB Goff

Posted April 30, 2012 @ 1:04 p.m. ET
The Redskins signed former Giants LB Jonathan Goff, the team announced on Monday.

Redskins release QB Beck

Posted April 28, 2012 @ 3:18 p.m. ET
After selecting quarterbacks with two of their first three selections in the NFL draft, the Redskins released a veteran signalcaller on Saturday.

Cooley not guaranteed to make Redskins

Posted April 27, 2012 @ 8 p.m. ET
Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan said TE Chris Cooley is “feeling great” after an injury-plagued season, but he's no lock to make the final roster.

Prediction: RG3 will be better than Luck in 2012

Posted April 26, 2012 @ 8:20 p.m. ET
It says here that Robert Griffin will be better than Andrew Luck as a rookie. Beyond that, it's anyone's guess.

Fantasy spin: Redskins QB Robert Griffin III

Posted April 26, 2012 @ 8:12 p.m. ET
Robert Griffin III could provide some fantasy production right off the bat.

Report: Meriweather arrested for suspicion of DUI

Posted April 26, 2012 @ 5:29 p.m. ET
Redskins S Brandon Meriweather was arrested early Thursday on suspicion of driving under the influence, according to WJLA in Arlington, VA.

After Luck and RG3, it's anxious time for players

Posted April 26, 2012 @ noon ET
While Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III know where they'll be playing in 2012, anxiety is building for the rest of the prospects attending the draft in New York.

Report: Redskins add PK Rackers

Posted April 24, 2012 @ 7:52 p.m. ET
The Redskins have signed PK Neil Rackers to a one-year deal, according to PFW correspondent John McClain of the Houston Chronicle.

Redskins bring back OLB Wilson

Posted April 24, 2012 @ 4:08 p.m. ET
The Redskins have re-signed OLB Chris Wilson, who played with the team from 2007-10. Terms and conditions of the deal were not announced.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted March 18, 2010
The Philadelphia Eagles have signed newly acquired Tapp to a three-year contract. The contract was announced Thursday, a day after Tapp joined Philadelphia in a trade that sent defensive end Chris Clemons and a fourth-round pick in next month's draft to Seattle.||||||| A second-round draft pick by the Seahawks in 2006, Tapp has 18 sacks, two interceptions, eight forced fumbles and four fumble recoveries in 65 games. Tapp will compete for a starting spot at left defensive end. Pro Bowl end Trent Cole starts on the right side.
Posted March 16, 2010
The Seattle Seahawks have traded Tapp to Philadelphia for defensive end Chris Clemons and the Eagles' fourth-round choice in next month's draft.||||||| The Seahawks announced the deal Tuesday. They drafted Tapp in the second round in 2006 out of Virginia Tech and re-signed him Monday. He has 18 sacks, two interceptions, eight forced fumbles and four fumble recoveries in 65 NFL games. He had four sacks in a game against St. Louis in 2007.
Posted Dec. 24, 2009
Green Bay QB Aaron Rodgers accused Tapp of biting him during the Packers' 27-17 victory over the Seahawks last season, an allegation Tapp steadfastly denies. "He's not my concern as far as if I bit him or not because it didn't happen," Tapp said.||||||| Not only did Tapp deny the incident, but he also seemed puzzled as to the timing of Rodgers' complaint. "I know me personally, if someone were to bite me I wouldn't wait a whole year to bring it up to somebody to get it handled.''

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