"I felt that I didn't complete what I wanted to in Washington," said Wilburn, who at 43 still has a corner's chiseled physique. "I could have had a long career here. I could have been like Darrell Green. I didn't have a bad taste about the Redskins after they let me go. I felt I let them down. I stayed in touch with coach [Joe] Gibbs after I left. When I went to Cleveland in 1992, he recommended me to the Browns."