Originally written on thepigskinreport.com  |  Last updated 9/26/14
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The Washington Redskins have made a pair of roster moves aimed at improving their defense. The Redskins have re-signed LB London Fletcher and acquired free agent S Tanard Jackson. Fletcher, 37, received little interest on the free agent market while Jackson started the free agency period on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers roster but was released last week after the team stated that the safety failed a team physical. Jackson has had a troubled past in the NFL, serving two league imposed suspensions. While the official statement from the Buccaneers suggest that he failed a physical, it’s believed that Jackson failed to show commitment to the Buccaneers under rookie head coach Greg Schiano. Jackson will be reunited with his former head coach, Raheem Morris, now a member of the Washington Redskins coaching staff. Jackson played much of the 2011 season with a torn rotator cuff and hamstring injuries. Fletcher has been the model of consistency for the Washington Redskins. Fletcher h...
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