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Redskins release D.J. Swearinger after his criticism of Defensive Coordinator Greg Manusky

Bye D.J.

NFL: Atlanta Falcons at Washington Redskins Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

D.J. Swearinger told Grant and Danny this morning that the Redskins have released him following comments that were critical of Defensive Coordinator Greg Manusky after Saturday's loss to the Titans. Jay Gruden said yesterday that the team would listen to his comments and then decide on any discipline. Gruden called him into his office today and released the veteran safety. Swearinger had one year left on his 3 year contract.

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