Lorenzo Alexander Among Former Redskins CutBy Tuesday at 4 p.m., 480 players, including a number of former Washington Redskins players, will be NFL free agents. Here's a recap.
Rookie Safety Phillip Thomas Placed on Injured Reserve with Lisfranc InjuryWashington's 4th-round draft pick Phillip Thomas will miss the entirety of his rookie season after suffering a Lisfranc injury during the Redskins' first preseason game against the Titans on Thursday.
Turnovers Focus of Redskins Secondary AdditionsCornerback David Amerson and safeties Phillip Thomas and Bacarri Rambo, three of the first six players chosen by the Redskins in last month’s NFL draft, understand why they’re wearing burgundy and gold.
Redskins Draft for Turnovers... Lots of TurnoversMike Shanahan: 'Usually the teams that excel in turnovers, they win championships. If it's not Super Bowls, it's getting into the playoffs. That will always be an emphasis [for us]. These guys have come up with a lot of turnovers, [which is] one of the reasons [why] they were drafted where they were.'
Ball Hawk 2: Redskins Select Safety Thomas in 4th RoundThe Washington Redskins used the NFL draft to pick off a couple a ball hawks, selecting the last two players to lead major college football in interceptions.
Fresno State Safety Phillip Thomas Already 'Crazy' Familair With Redskins SchemeFresno State safety Phillip Thomas says 'it's crazy' how similar the Washington Redskins scheme is to the one he ran in college. It's 'exactly the same' in his eyes.