The Redskins will have 33 tryout players participate in their three-day rookie minicamp, which began Friday. The most interesting of the lot, former Oregon quarterback Vernon Adams.
The former Eastern Washington standout replaced Marcus Mariota with the Ducks, throwing for 26 touchdown and six interceptions in his lone season. However, the 5-foot-11 QB went undrafted, a scenario that surprised some and highlighted concerns about his limited height. Adams recently worked out for the Seattle Seahawks.
The Redskins selected Nate Sudfeld in the sixth round with the idea of having the Indiana product groomed behind Kirk Cousins and Colt McCoy.
Here’s the list of the rookie minicamp tryout players released by the Redskins:
--Mattias Ciabatti, Punter, South Florida
--Zach Oliver, Quarterback, Northwestern
--Vernon Adams, Quarterback, Oregon
--John Wallace, Kicker, Louisville
--Jarvis Turner, Wide Receiver, Alcorn State
--Michael Jones, Wide Receiver, Southern
--Andre McCullouch, Wide Receiver, Rocky Mountain College
--Deontay Greenberry, Wide Receiver, Houston
--Kelsey Young, Running Back, Boise State
--Travis Greene, Running Back, Bowling Green
--Marcus Lunsford, Defensive Back, Brevard College
--Courtland Clavette, Long Snapper, Brown
--Mariel Cooper, Defensive Back, The Citadel
--D'Metrius Williams, Defensive Back, Norfolk State
--David Jones, Running Back, Portland State
--Johnta Hebert, Running Back, Prairie View A&M,
--Winston Rose, Defensive Back, New Mexico State
--Donzale Ashley, Defensive Back, Ashland
--Ken Spigner, Defensive Back, New Mexico Highlands
--Lazarus Shelby, Fullback, Mississippi College
--Keon Lyn, Cornerback, Syracuse
--Joe Bolden, Linebacker, Michigan
--Kelly Mason, Long Snapper, Kentucky
--Teddy Corwin, Defensive Lineman, Illinois State
--Al Bond, Offensive Lineman, Memphis
--Derrick Alexander, Defensive Lineman, Tulsa
--Adam Shead, Offensive Lineman, Oklahoma
--Anthony McDaniel, Defensive Lineman, Bowie State
--Nila Kasitati, Offensive Lineman, Oklahoma
--Dominick Richards, Offensive Lineman, James Madison
--Paul Lang, Tight End, Michigan State
--Mike Wakefield, Linebacker, Florida International
--Ben Goodman, Linebacker, Kansas
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