Player Updates

November 5, 2018 05:48 PM
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Lands on IR
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Lauvao (knee) was placed on injured reserve Monday.

As expected, Lauvao will miss the remainder of the 2018 season on injured reserve after suffering a torn ACL during Sunday's loss to the Falcons. The veteran lineman will turn his focus towards recovery, and eye a 2019 return.

November 5, 2018 03:28 PM
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Out for the season
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Lauvao (knee) suffered a torn ACL during Sunday's loss to the Falcons, John Keim of ESPN.com reports.

Lauvao will require season-ending surgery to address his torn ACL, and is expected to be placed on injured reserve. With fellow guard Brandon Scherff (pectoral) also having suffered a season-ending injury during the Week 9 contest, the Redskins will to address the absence of both starting linemen. Casey Dunn is expected to enter the starting lineup at either guard position.

November 5, 2018 03:24 PM
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Will receive MRI
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Lauvao (knee) will undergo an MRI for his knee injury Monday, John Keim of ESPN.com reports.

Lauvao exited Sunday's 38-14 loss to the Falcons due to a knee injury of undisclosed severity. The starting left guard will receive an MRI on Monday, so expect an update on the severity of Lauvao's injury early next week.

November 4, 2018 01:32 PM
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Leaves game with knee injury
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Lauvao left Sunday's game against Atlanta with an apparent knee injury, Kareem Copeland of The Washington Post reports.

The extent of Lauvao's knee injury is not yet known. As of right now, Lauvao has been deemed questionable to return to Sunday's tilt. Casey Dunn is listed as Lauvao's replacement on the team's official depth chart.

October 21, 2018 10:52 PM
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Active Sunday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Lauvao (calf) is active for Sunday's game against the Cowboys.

Lauvao was limited in practice throughout the week due to a calf injury but is evidently healthy enough to retake the field. Washington's offense will benefit from the starting left guard's return against the Cowboys' stout defensive front.

October 19, 2018 05:12 PM
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Questionable for Week 7
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Lauvao (calf) is listed as questionable for Sunday's contest against the Cowboys.

Lauvao practiced in limited fashions each day this week, which bodes well for his status come Sunday. If there is a setback, however, and Lauvao doesn't play Sunday, Chase Roullier would likely step up in his absence.

October 7, 2018 10:28 AM
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Sitting out Monday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Lauvao (calf) is listed as out for Monday's game against the Saints, Kareem Copeland of The Washington Post reports.

Lauvao didn't practice with the team this week, so he would've been a long shot to play. Chase Roullier is expected to remain at left guard while Tony Bergstrom works at center.

September 22, 2018 01:04 PM
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Ruled out Week 3
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Lauvao (calf) was ruled out for Sunday's game against Green Bay.

Lauvao had yet to practice this week, so this isn't overly surprising. Chase Roullier will slide from center to left guard while Tony Bergstrom starts at center for the Redskins.

September 20, 2018 09:08 PM
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Not practicing Thursday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Lauvao (calf) did not practice Thursday, John Keim of ESPN.com reports.

Lauvao has missed his second straight practice and is reportedly likely to miss more time. If Lauvao is unable to suit up against the Packers on Sunday, Chase Roullier would serve as Washington's starting left guard and Tony Bergstrom would fill in as the team's center.

September 20, 2018 01:28 PM
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Fails to practice Wednesday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Lauvao was a non-participant in Wednesday's practice due to a calf injury, Josh Tolentino of The Athletic reports.

The severity of the starting lineman's injury remains uncertain, but he'll have two more days of practice to prove his health in advance of Sunday's game against the Packers. Casey Dunn is listed behind Lauvao on the depth chart at guard.

August 18, 2018 05:16 PM
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Retakes field in preseason
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Lauvao (ankle) played 10 snaps during Thursday's preseason game against the Broncos.

Lauvao was battling a minor ankle issue earlier in camp, but his presence on the field during Thursday's preseason contest suggests he has gotten over it. The veteran interior lineman is slated to start at left guard for Washington again in 2018.

August 6, 2018 11:00 PM
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Participates in individual drills
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Lauvao (ankle) took part in individual work at practice Monday, John Keim of ESPN.com reports.

Lauvao, who has never played a full 16-game season in his career, seems to be progressing in his recovery and on track for Week 1. Given the 30-year-old's durability concerns, what appears to be a minor ankle injury remains worth monitoring until he is fully cleared.

May 5, 2018 04:24 PM
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Re-signs with Washington
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Lauvao signed a contract with the Redskins on Friday, John Keim of ESPN.com reports.

Lauvao has missed 23 games over his four years with the Redskins, never once playing a full 16-game season. He finished 2017 on injured reserve with a neck stinger that sidelined him for the latter half of the year. Despite the durability issues, Lauvao is a starting candidate when healthy, and his signing gives him another opportunity to vie for a spot on the top unit.

November 21, 2017 05:52 PM
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Placed on IR
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Lauvao (neck) was placed on injured reserve Tuesday, Stephen Czarda of the Redskins' official site reports.

Lauvao has been limited the last few weeks due to a stinger injury, which forced him to miss the Redskins' Week 9 game against the Seahawks. With Lauvao's condition failing to show much improvement, the Redskins opted to shut him down, making him the 15th player on the team to land on injured reserve this season.

November 19, 2017 03:08 PM
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Out for rest of game
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Lauvao (neck) has been ruled out for the rest of Sunday's game against the Saints.

Lauvao will now shift his focus to getting healthy quickly, as the Redskins have a Thursday night game approaching in Week 12. For the interim, Tony Bergstrom has slotted into the left guard position.

November 19, 2017 02:28 PM
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Aggravates neck Sunday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Lauvao is questionable to return to Sunday's game with a neck injury, JP Finlay of NBC Sports Washington reports.

Lauvao was questionable for Sunday's game as he has been dealing with a neck stinger since late October, and he appears to have aggravated the injury. Tony Bergstrom stepped in at left guard in his absence.

November 19, 2017 12:32 PM
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Active Week 11
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Lauvao (neck) is active for Sunday's tilt against New Orleans.

Lauvao played every offensive snap in Week 10 and will be playing through injury once again. Barring a setback, he shouldn't be limited during the game.

November 17, 2017 05:40 PM
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Questionable for Sunday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Lauvao (neck) is listed as questionable for Sunday's game against the Saints.

Lauvao was a limited participant in practice this week after playing every offensive snap in the Week 10 loss to the Vikings. The 30-year-old has been dealing with a stinger, but there has been no indication of a setback at this point, so the expectation is that he'll suit up Sunday.

November 12, 2017 11:44 AM
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Active Sunday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Lauvao (neck) is active for Sunday's game against the Vikings, Liz Clarke of The Washington Post reports.

Lauvao sat out last week's game against the Seahawks due to a neck stinger. His return gives the Redskins a fully healthy offensive line.

November 3, 2017 03:56 PM
Redskins' Shawn Lauvao: Ruled out for Week 9
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Lauvao (neck) has been ruled out for Sunday's game in Seattle.

Lauvao didn't practice this week after sustaining a neck stinger in Monday's loss to the Chiefs. His absence could prove damaging to an injury-ravaged Redskins offensive line.

 

Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-3/308
Birthdate:
10/26/1987
Age:
33
Hometown:
Honolulu, HI, USA
School:
Arizona State
NFL Experience:
10
Awards: