That's the key word: to 'have' to take it," agent David Canter said. "What happens if he breaks his ankle in the first week of training camp? ... There's never any guarantee that the player gets back to the marketplace and gets paid."
NFL free agents end up opting for 1-year 'prove it' deals →
Clingan's agent, David Canter, announced the signing on Twitter, writing, "Congratulations to #TeamDEC client @Bclingan8 on signing with @Redskins."
Redskins sign punter Blake Clingan →