Reporting Chuck Carroll
LANHAM, Md. (CBSDC) — The Washington Redskins have signed nose tackle Ron Brace, the team announced Thursday.
Brace, 6 feet 3 inches tall and 330 pounds, was originally selected in the second round (No. 40 overall) of the 2009 NFL Draft by the New England Patriots.
The 26-year-old Boston College product played in 10 games for New England last season prior to being released on Dec. 29. He recorded four tackles during that stretch.
In 39 career appearances, Brace has recorded 39 tackles with a forced fumble. He has not started a game since 2010.