Ian Rapoport of NFL Media is reporting that the Redskins have agreed to terms with LB Zach Brown on Monday, pending a physical.
- According to Rapoport, Brown receives a one-year contract worth a maximum value of $4.65 million, which includes a $500,000 signing bonus.
Washington brought Brown in a for a visit on Monday and it looks like the Redskins stepped up and managed to get a deal done quickly.
Brown also met with the Raiders, Dolphins and Bills since free agency opened.
Brown, 27, is a former second-round pick of the Titans back in 2012. He finished his four-year rookie contract with Tennessee before signing on with the Bills as an unrestricted free agent last year.
He finished a one-year, $1,250,000 with the Bills and was once again testing the open market.
In 2016, Brown appeared in all 16 games for the Bills and recorded 143 total tackles, four sacks, one interception, two forced fumbles, and four pass defenses. Pro Football Focus rated him as the No. 17 overall linebackers out of 87 qualifying players.
We had him featured in our Top 50 Available Free Agents list.