The commanders confirmed the news and announced the following roster moves:
- Commanders placed DE Chase Young, C Chase Roullier, TE Logan Thomas and C Tyler Larsen on the PUP list.
- Commanders placed OT Cornelius Lucas placed on the non-football injury list.
Young, 23, was a two-year starter at Ohio State and was a first-team All-American when Washington used the No. 2 overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft on him. He was later named the NFL’s Defensive Rookie of the Year for the 2020 season.
Young signed a four-year, $34,563,594 rookie contract that included a $22,697,160 signing bonus. The contract includes a fifth year for Washington to pick up for the 2024 season.
In 2021, Young appeared in 10 games for Washington, recording 25 tackles and one and a half sacks.
We will have more news on Young as it becomes available.