Redskins release RB Larry Johnson
The Washington Redskins have released veteran RB Larry Johnson,
a source confirmed.
Johnson signed a three-year, $3.5 million contract with
Washington back in March. The deal also included up to $6.75
million in incentives. His contract did not include a signing
Johnson’s release leaves the Redskins with just two
running backs on their 53-man roster. The team worked out
free-agent RB Chad Simpson on Tuesday, so it’s possible that
the team signs him to replace Johnson.