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Ellis Hopes for Big Day

Greg Ellis

Each time the Dallas Cowboys played the Washington Redskins last year, the 'Skins were without RT Jon Jansen, the leader of their offensive line and one half of a strong pair of bookend tackles in the nation's capital.

Jansen missed the entire season after blowing out his Achilles tendon in the preseason-opening Hall of Fame Game. Jansen is back for the Redskins -- sort of. The sixth-year tackle has resumed his spot on the right side of the Washington offensive line and has reclaimed his role as the unit's unquestioned leader. But Jansen isn't completely back. You might say he's back, but he's no longer... Recommended Stories