Redskins sign free agent linebacker Chris Wilson

The Washington Redskins have signed free agent linebacker Chris

Wilson, who returns to the team after two years in the CFL.

Wilson played for Washington from 2007-10, mostly as a reserve

pass-rushing defensive end and special teams player. He had four

sacks during his rookie season.

Wilson then moved on to the B.C. Lions of the Canadian


Wilson is projected to play linebacker this time in Washington

because the Redskins have converted their defense to a 3-4


The Redskins announced the signing Tuesday.