Paulsen, 29, signed on with the Redskins as an undrafted free agent out of UCLA back in 2012. He was re-signed to a three-year deal in 2013.
Unfortunately for Paulsen, he was placed on season-ending injured reserve at the start of the 2015 season and subsequently missed the entire year with a toe injury. He also battled plantar fasciitis during throughout the 2014 season, which his where his foot problems began.
Paulsen had 79 receptions for 801 yards and six touchdowns in five seasons with the Redskins.
Lee, 24, signed the Texans as an undrafted free agent out of Bowie St. in 2015, prior to being traded to the Bears just before that season began.