Among the 62 players eligible to compete in the Washington Redskins' 2017 rookie minicamp this weekend are 37 tryout players, hoping to show just enough to earn a spot on the roster.
The Washington Redskins will conduct their annual rookie minicamp this weekend at the Inova Sports Performance Center at Redskins Park in Loudoun County, Va., and among the 62 players eligible to partipcate will be 37 tryout players.
Along with those tryout players, of course, will be the team's 2017 draft class, eight college free agent signings and first-year wide receiver Kendal Thompson, defensive back Shak Randolph, linebacker Pete Robertson, offensive lineman Ronald Patrick, offensive lineman Isaiah Williams, offensive lineman John Kling and tight end Wes Saxton.
Here's the list of the rookie minicamp tryout players:
- Cody Keith, Quarterback, New Mexico Highlands
- Alex Snyder, Quarterback, Tufts
- Mike Fafaul, Quarterback, UCLA
- Oluwafemi Bamiro, Quarterback, North Carolina A&T
- Tyler Hull, Punter, South Carolina
- Hunter Windmuller, Punter, William & Mary
- Conrad Ukropina, Kicker, Stanford
- Verlan Hunter, Wide Receiver, Grambling State
- Brian Hunca, Wide Receiver, Kenyon College
- Marrio Norman, Defensive Back, Coastal Carolina
- Jarrett Ross, Defensive Back, Maryland
- Kelvin Rainey, Defensive Back, Virginia
- Jamar Baynard, Running Back, Wesley College
- Blake McCain, Defensive Back, Kentucky
- Deadrick Jones, Defensive Back, Morgan State
- Anthony Wales, Running Back, Western Kentucky
Check out these photos of the Redskins rookies helmets made just in time for Rookie Mini-Camp.
Emmanuel Holder, Fullback, Towson * Titus Howard, Defensive Back, Slippery Rock * Jameel Jackson, Defensive Back, Grambling State * Tarean Folston, Running Back, Notre Dame * Bradley Street, Defensive Back, Alabama State * Se'Von Pittman, Linebacker, Akron * Paul Kelly, Long Snapper, Nebraska * Tevin Homer, Defensive Back, Florida Atlantic * Cass Weitl, Linebacker, Northwest Missouri State * Arkez Cooper, Linebacker, Grambling State * Zack Ryan, Linebacker, Ball State * Nico Marley, Linebacker, Tulane * Denzell Dotson, Offensive Lineman, Midwestern State * Tino Tuilata, Offensive Lineman, Midwestern State * Mario Yakoo, Offensive Lineman, Boise State * Jordan Thompson, Tight End, Ohio * Manasseh Garner, Tight End, Pittsburgh * Nicholas Norris, Wide Receiver, Western Kentucky * B.J. Singleton, Defensive Lineman, Houston * James Duberg, Defensive Lineman, Harvard * Kevin Kavalec, Defensive Lineman, Boston College