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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

Redskins place DL Golston on I.R.

Posted Dec. 26, 2010 @ 10:52 a.m. ET
The Redskins promoted S Sha'reff Rashad and DL Joe Joseph to their active roster and placed DL Kedric Golston on injured reserve.

Grossman could have shot to be starter

Posted Dec. 25, 2010 @ 9:30 p.m. ET
There is a debate in Washington over whether QB Rex Grossman has a legitimate chance to make a claim on the Redskins’ starting job for next season.

Classy McNabb hiding true feelings about Redskins

Posted Dec. 25, 2010 @ 9:11 p.m. ET
Donovan McNabb has been judicious in not throwing his bosses under the bus, but that shouldn't obscure the inevitability of a parting of the ways in the near future, according to NFC East Whispers.

Jones-Drew's status for Sunday in question

Posted Dec. 24, 2010 @ 12:25 p.m. ET
The Jaguars may be without RB Maurice Jones-Drew for their must-win game against the Redskins on Sunday.

Shanahan responds to McNabb's agent

Posted Dec. 23, 2010 @ 8:07 p.m. ET
Redskins head coach Mike Shanahan released a statement Thursday night in response to the one put out earlier by Donovan McNabb's agent, Fletcher Smith.

McNabb's agent lashes out at Shanahans

Posted Dec. 23, 2010 @ 4:24 p.m. ET
The mess involving Donovan McNabb and the Redskins took another turn on Thursday after comments made by McNabb's agent, Fletcher Smith.

Grossman impresses but still not Redskins' savior

Posted Dec. 20, 2010 @ 3:06 p.m. ET
For one game, Rex Grossman looked like a very potent NFL quarterback, but he's not the Redskins' future at the position.

Redskins an absolute mess

Posted Dec. 20, 2010 @ 5:47 a.m. ET
One NFL personnel executive says many of the problems in Washington can be traced to the team's two coordinators, Jim Haslett and Kyle Shanahan.

Grossman’s first start since ’08 a stunner

Posted Dec. 19, 2010 @ 6:08 p.m. ET
When the Redskins announced they would start QB Rex Grossman this week over Donovan McNabb, the thought was that the passing game would take a step back. That could not have been anymore incorrect.

Buehler's late FG lifts Cowboys past Redskins

Posted Dec. 19, 2010 @ 4:50 p.m. ET
After letting a 20-point lead dissolve into a tie game, David Buehler bailed out the Cowboys by making a 39-yard field goal with 50 seconds left and the defense managed to make it hold up for a 33-30 victory Sunday ...

Redskins planning exit strategy with McNabb

Posted Dec. 19, 2010 @ 3:16 a.m. ET
The Redskins have benched Donovan McNabb for the remainder of the season, and Mike Shanahan's decision will have a profound impact on the team's locker room.

Report: Grossman to start for Redskins on Sunday

Posted Dec. 17, 2010 @ 11:20 a.m. ET
QB Rex Grossman will replace Donovan McNabb as the Redskins' starter this Sunday in Dallas, according to Kelli Johnson of CSN Washington.

Redskins sign P Paulescu, DL Clark

Posted Dec. 16, 2010 @ 9:57 a.m. ET
The Redskins officially signed P Sam Paulescu and also added DL Jeremy Clark on Thursday. They released P Hunter Smith.

Redskins replace P Smith after botched hold

Posted Dec. 14, 2010 @ 6:37 p.m. ET
The Redskins signed P Sam Paulescu on Tuesday to replace P Hunter Smith.

Redskins place Landry on I.R.

Posted Dec. 13, 2010 @ 3:40 p.m. ET
The Redskins have placed SS LaRon Landry on injured reserve, ending a season that may have concluded in the Pro Bowl.

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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