Devery Henderson set to rejoin Redskins

Devery Henderson hangs on to a pass against the coverage of Richard Crawford earlier in training camp. (John McDonnell/The Washington Post)

RICHMOND — Wide receiver Devery Henderson is scheduled to rejoin the Washington Redskins on Tuesday, a person familiar with the situation said.

Henderson left the team last week following the death of a family member.

It was not immediately clear if Henderson would return in time to participate in the team’s afternoon practice Tuesday.

He was signed by the Redskins during the offseason and is vying for a spot as a reserve wide receiver. Henderson spent his first nine NFL seasons with the New Orleans Saints.

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What’s ahead:

● Tuesday’s second practice is at 3:20 p.m. If you’re headed to Richmond, check our our guide to training camp for tips on getting autographs, where to park and things to do after the session is over.

● Pierre Garcon’s uniform donation, and Mike Jones’s observations later this evening.

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