FILE - In this Dec. 26, 2015, file photo, Washington Redskins' Will Blackmon meets fans before an NFL football game against the Philadelphia Eagles, in Philadelphia. Blackmon's agent says the cornerback has re-signed with the Redskins on a two-year deal. Peter J. Schaffer confirmed multiple reports about Blackmon's signing in an email to The Associated Press. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)
WASHINGTON (AP) The Washington Redskins continued to stabilize their secondary by re-signing cornerback Will Blackmon.
Blackmon's agent, Peter J. Schaffer, confirmed in an email to The Associated Press that it's a two-year deal.
The nine-year veteran had two interceptions and forced three fumbles in 15 games for the Redskins last season, including 10 starts. He also made 49 tackles.
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Blackmon, 31, played for the Jacksonville Jaguars, New York Giants and Green Bay Packers before signing with the Redskins prior to last season.
The 2016 season was a breakout showing for Blackmon, who had never made more than eight starts in a season and had just one interception in his NFL career.
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