26-Year-Old Linebacker – Washington Redskins
2014 Fantasy Football Outlook
After leading the Texans with 87 tackles (56 solo) last season, Sharpton joined the Redskins on a one-year, $2 million deal in the offseason. He is expected to move right into the starting lineup in p...
Darryl Sharpton Contract Information:
Signed a one-year, $2 million contract with the Titans in March 2014.
Sharpton is currently nursing a high ankle sprain, the Redskins' official Twitter account reports.
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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks
Injuries have cost Sharpton a total of 19 games over his first three NFL seasons, preventing him from making much of an impact at middle linebacker. Now healthy, he's the likely starter at inside linebacker opposite Brian Cushing to open the 2013 season.
Often injured, Sharpton will help the Texans at inside linebacker.
Sharpton was a big part of Houston's special teams coverage in his rookie season in 2010 and will resume that role again in 2011. He did see significant playing time on defense last year, due to injuries and we'll likely see him backing up both DeMeco Ryans and Brian Cushing at inside linebacker.
Sharpton adds some depth to the linebacking corps, but he appears to be too undersized to be a full-timer.