Trent Murphy


Through the season’s first three games, the Redskins rank second in yards allowed, third in rushing yards permitted and sit eighth in points yielded.


Now that the Redskins have set their 53-man roster and the season is less than a week away, it’s time to put the depth chart under the microscope. Where are they better?


When the Redskins take their first defensive snap against the Dolphins next Sunday, Trent Murphy will take the first snap at outside linebacker opposite Ryan Kerrigan.


Need to Know: The Redskins' staring lineup is set but changes will occur over the course of the 16-game season.


The starters won’t suit up Thursday night when the Redskins host the Jaguars in the preseason finale; their jobs are all but secure heading into this weekend’s final roster cutdown.