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London Fletcher and the Washington Redskins have agreed on a new two-year contract, according to Fletcher's Tweet.
Fletcher, who turns 37 in May, has started every game for the Redskins in the last five seasons and has not missed a game in 14 NFL seasons. He has played in 244 straight games since his debut with the St. Louis Rams in 1998.
Fletcher's 166 tackles in 2011 led the NFL.
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Washington Redskins fans will be treated to honest-to-goodness football news Monday. That is when formal offseason workouts commence for veteran players under rules of the new Collective Bargaining Agreement.
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According to Jason LaCanfora of the NFL Network, the Washington Redskins are making a big push to re-sign free agent linebacker London Fletcher before Monday’s offseason workouts begin.
Fletcher is a fan favorite and veteran that has proven to be quite durable, despite the fact that he’s in his late 30′s.
Fletcher racked up an impressive 166 tackles, 1.5 sacks, 3 forced fumbles...
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...
The Washington Redskins have officially announced they’ve signed free agent safety Tanard Jackson, who was just released by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for failing a team physical.
Jackson is a talented young player, but he’s somehow gotten worse over the past few seasons instead of better.
Jackson has made 147 tackles, 20 assists and has missed 54 tackles in 40 games, per ProFootballFocus...
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