#Redskins sign eight college free agents.— Washington Redskins (@Redskins) May 4, 2017
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The Redskins officially announced the signing of 8 undrafted free agents today. The team added 10 more players through the NFL draft last weekend. The Redskins also released 4 players on Tuesday to make room for the UDFA signings.
All of the Redskins signings were reported through various sources including the players themselves. The Redskins added three WRs to go with the 1 that was added in the draft. They also added two guards in addition to the guard/center added in the 6th round. On defense, they added an OLB, defensive lineman, and a free safety. Rookie mini-camps begin a week from tomorrow, which will see more players trying out and attempting to take these bottom of the roster spots.
Full list of UDFAs signed:
Brandon Banks, DE/OLB, Charlotte - 6’3”, 262 lbs
Tyler Catalina, OG, Georgia - 6’4, 330 lbs
Levern Jacobs, WR/KR, Maryland - 5’11”, 182 lbs
Kyle Kalis, OG, Michigan - 6’4”, 306 lbs
Zach Pascal, WR, Old Dominion - 6’2”, 219 lbs
Ondre Pipkins, DL, Texas Tech - 6’3, 307 lbs
James Quick, WR, Louiville - 6’, 186 lbs
Fish Smithson, FS, Kansas - 5’10”, 201 lbs