Redskins activate Hankerson from PUP list

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) The Washington Redskins have activated receiver Leonard Hankerson from the Physically Unable to Perform list.

The Redskins also waived cornerback Chase Minnifield on Tuesday.

Hankerson injured his left knee nearly a year ago and underwent reconstructive surgery.

The fourth-year player has 81 catches since he was drafted in the third round by the Redskins in 2011.

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