Dunbar (illness) started Thursday's preseason game against the Bengals. Dunbar didn't record a statistic in the contest, but he was able to make his return after missing time earlier in camp due to an illness. The 27-year-old figures to play a big role in the Redskins' secondary after missing 11 games in 2018 due to a nerve issue in his shin.
Dunbar did not practice Sunday due to an illness, John Keim of ESPN.com reports. The Redskins didn't expand on what sort of illness Dunbar is dealing with, so it likely isn't anything too serious. The defensive back had just made his way back from a nerve injury in his leg that cut his 2018 campaign short.
Dunbar (shin) feels "100 percent" and is ready for training camp, Andrew Breitfelder of the Redskins' official site reports. Dunbar logged 39 tackles (35 solo), nine pass breakups and two interceptions over seven games in 2018 before sustaining a nerve injury in his leg. The 26-year-old figures to play a large role in Washington's secondary this season after appearing in 29 games over the 2016 and 2017 campaigns, racking up 61 tackles (53 solo), 13 pass breakups, two interceptions and a fumble recovery.
Dunbar (shin) didn't participate in OTAs but is progressing nicely from injury, Tarik El-Bashir of The Athletic reports. Head coach Jay Gruden was optimistic about Dunbar, saying he's doing very well, but the team is taking a cautious approach with his recovery, per El-Bashir. Dunbar is rehabbing a shin injury sustained Week 9 in which there was a nerve problem in his leg, and the team placed him on injured reserve. It's still uncertain whether the 26-year-old will be ready for training camp or not.
Dunbar (shin) is dealing with mild nerve damage but expects to participate fully in offseason workouts, Kareem Copeland of The Washington Post reports. Dunbar is rehabbing a shin injury sustained in Week 9, the severity of which ultimately landed him on injured reserve. It's certainly good news that the 26-year-old is not expected miss any time during offseason workouts, and that he will not require a particularly lengthy recovery period.
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