Get to know your newest Falcons: Josh Wilson and Dwight Lowery

The Falcons continue to fill in the holes in the backfield, noted that fixing the defense was one of the team’s biggest concerns going into the offseason. In addition to signing Javier Arenas, the cornerback out of the University of Alabama, earlier in free agency, the Falcons have added more depth and more experience to the secondary having agreed to terms with veteran cornerback...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Falcons Add Depth to Roster

While making plenty of moves this off season, the Atlanta Falcons have made two more by signing former Redskins corner back Josh Wilson and former Jaguars safety Dwight Lowery. The additions of the two now-new Falcons is an obvious attempt to add depth to the current roster. Wilson, 29, will put up a good fight in the battle for a starting job, but will most likely either be the...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Falcons news: Falcons add two free agent defensive backs

A day after the Saints matched the Falcons tender offer for safety Rafeal Bush keeping Bush in New Orleans the Falcons did sign a safety in former Jaguar Dwight Lowery they also added depth at corner signing former Redskin Josh Wilson. The terms of the agreements were not disclosed.By Keith Allison from Owings Mills, USA [CC-BY-SA-2.0 ], via Wikimedia CommonsD Orlando Ledbetter of...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Falcons Sign CB Josh Wilson, S Dwight Lowery

Josh Wilson provides depth in Atlanta’s secondary. (Scott Cunningham) The Atlanta Falcons bolstered their secondary depth a bit, signing cornerback Josh Wilson and safety Dwight Lowery. The Falcons today have signed safety Dwight Lowery and cornerback Josh Wilson #RiseUp— Jay Adams (@FalconsJAdams) April 08, 2014 Wilson spent last season with the Washington Redskins. He started...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Free Agent CB Josh Wilson Visiting The Falcons Tuesday

  John Keim of reports that free agent CB Josh Wilson is visiting the Falcons on Tuesday. The Lions recently brought Wilson in for a visit on Monday, so it appears as though his market is finally starting to pick up. Wilson, 29, started all 16 games for the Redskins last season and totaled a career-high 92 tackles, two sacks, an interception, two forced fumbles and...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Redskins save $2 million by restructuring Josh Wilson’s contract

According to Zac Boyer of The Free Lance-Star, the Washington Redskins will save $2 million under the salary cap after restructuring cornerback Josh Wilson’s contract. Wilson, 28, originally was set to count for $5.33 million against the cap in 2013, the final season of a three-year contract. With the restructure, he’ll make a base salary of just $2 million and can make up to...
Via Pro Football Zone
April 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Josh Wilson Takes Pay Cut, Says “We’re Here to win Championships & Sacrifices Have to be Made”

Washington Redskins cornerback Josh Wilson has taken a 2 million dollar pay cut on his contract. His cap hit now has dropped to $3.3 million a year....
April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Redskins May Offer CB Josh Wilson New Contract

CSN Washington is reporting that the Redskins CB Josh Wilson could be in line for a new contract this offseason. Wilson will be in the last year of his contract in 2013 and is set to make $3.9 million. He carries a $5.33 million cap hit, so Washington may want to ease some of the pressure pertaining to their salary cap by getting a new deal done with Wilson. It wasn’t a great year...
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January 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Josh Wilson ready to play former team

According to Brian Tinsman of, cornerback Josh Wilson is ready to ‘ball’ this weekend, against the team that drafted him in 2007.“We just went out there and balled,” he said in the locker room after Sunday’s game. “We’ve been playing like this for the last seven weeks. We knew we had to win eleven in a row to be able to accomplish our goal and we’re doing...
Via Pro Football Zone
January 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Josh Wilson’s Fairfax County Police Hat

Redskins cornerback Josh Wilson is a child of Redskins Nation, and a DMV native who has come home to roost in Washington.  So while most players will either wear Redskins apparel (Oshiomogho Atogwe conducts all interviews in a Redskins cap), or baseball/football/college caps, Wilson always sports his Fairfax County Police hat for interviews. I finally caught up with him today to...
Via Redskins Blog
November 18, 2011  |  Discuss

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