He will be joined by Anthony Armstrong who will see his first action since injuring his hamstring in the second quarter of the Week 3 loss to the Dallas Cowboys.
Their addition to the lineup comes at the expense of veteran receiver Donte Stallworth who will be inactive Sunday against the Carolina Panthers.
Defensively, the Redskins will be without safety OJ Atogwe. Reed Doughty will start in his place.
Here is a look at the full inactive list.
Redskins: FS OJ Atogwe, WR Donte Stallworth, DL Darrion Scott, LB Markus White, TE Chris Cooley, LT Trent Williams, CB Byron Westbrook
Panthers: QB Jimmy Clausen, S Jordan Pugh, RB Mike Goodson, TE Richie Brockel, LB Omar Gaither, OT Lee Ziemba and DT Frank Kearse.