Tom Compton


The Redskins are among the most penalized teams in the NFL. So the fact that they were flagged nine times in Sunday’s unsightly 27-7 loss to the Buccaneers wasn’t a shock.


Linebacker Trent Murphy and offensive lineman Tom Compton performed well in their expanded roles on Monday night, according to Redskins Coach Jay Gruden.


Third-year offensive tackle Tom Compton will make his first NFL start Monday night in Dallas, Redskins Coach Jay Gruden said Friday.