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Roy Helu Out For 2012 Season

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On September 26, 2012, the Redskins put Roy Helu on injured reserve - meaning he's out for the year.

Helu has turf toe which is when the ligaments around the big toe joint are sprained. He's been dealing with the injury since the season opener.

Helu had two carries this in the 2012.

In the second half of the 2011 season, Helu turned out to be the Washington Redskins starting running back as a rookie. In 2011, He had over 1,000 total yards with 3 touchdowns.

September 26, 2012, the Redskins signed running back Ryan Grant who is expected to backup starter, Alfred Morris.

Grant's best season was in 2009 with the Green Bay Packers when he rushed for over 1,200 yards.

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