Redskins announce rookie jersey numbers

The Washington Redskins have released the jersey numbers that their seven draft picks will wear for the time being.

Those numbers are subject to change after training camp, when the roster is trimmed from 90 to 53. But for now, cornerback David Amerson will wear No. 39, tight end Jordan Reed will wear No. 86, and safety Phillip Thomas will wear No. 41.

Running back Chris Thompson will wear No. 35, linebacker Brandon Jenkins will wear No. 57, safety Bacarri Rambo will wear No. 29 and running back Jawan Jamison will wear No. 47.

Cornerback David Amerson (1) will wear No. 39 for the Redskins.

Have a Redskins question? E-mail Mike Jones at with the subject line “Mailbag question” for him to answer it in the Monday Mailbag.

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Mike Jones covers the Washington Redskins for The Washington Post. When not writing about a Redskins development of some kind – which is rare – he can be found screaming and cheering at one of his kids’ softball, baseball, soccer or basketball games.
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