Redskins outside linebacker Brian Orakpo said that he doesn’t believe he needs to do anything further to prove himself worthy of a long-term contract.
The contract that Ryan Clark signed on Wednesday is a one-year deal worth $1 million, a person with knowledge of the situation said.
DeSean Jackson’s deal with the Redskins will pay him $24 million over a three-year span with $16 million guaranteed, a person with knowledge of the situation confirmed.
Biggers said he didn't receive specifics on his role, but added, "whatever they need, I'll be ready."
The Redskins announced that outside linebacker Brian Orakpo has signed his one-year franchise player tender.
The money is alloted through an NFL program designed designed to compensate players with lower salaries who played more than their contracts would have suggested.
The Washington Redskins entered Tuesday's free agency signing period with $18.58 million in cap space, and committed $9.83 million of that money to sign five players.
A roundup of what's being written about the Redskins and potential free-agent additions, both from The Post and around the Web.
Linebacker expressed encouragement about his standing with the Redskins and optimism over his future.
Announcement made by team about 2-1/2 hours before deadline.