LOUDOUN COUNTY, Va. – The Washington Redskins announced today that they have re-signed linebacker Mason Foster, defensive end Kedric Golston, safety Duke Ihenacho and quarterback Colt McCoy. Terms of the deals were not disclosed.
Foster, 27, joined the Redskins in Week 4 last season and appeared in 13 games with five starts during the team’s 2015 NFC East title run. For his career, Foster has appeared in 70 regular season games with 59 starts, compiling 375 tackles (264 solo), 12 passes defensed, 6.0 sacks, five interceptions, three forced fumbles and three fumbles recovered.
Golston, 32, is a veteran of 10 NFL seasons, all with Washington since joining the team as a sixth-round pick (196th overall) in the 2006 NFL Draft. Currently the team’s longest-tenured player, Golston has appeared in 140 career regular season games with 51 starts, compiling 221 career tackles (134 solo), 7.0 sacks, seven passes defensed, two forced fumbles and two fumbles recovered.
Ihenacho, 26, joined the Redskins during Week 1 of the 2014 season after being claimed off waivers from Denver. He has recorded 76 total tackles (56 solo), six passes defensed, three forced fumbles and two fumbles recovered in 21 career regular season games with 15 starts.
McCoy, 29, is entering his seventh NFL season and his third with the Redskins after initially joining the team as an unrestricted free agent on April 3, 2014. In 35 career regular season games with 25 starts, McCoy has completed 508-of-842 passes (60.3 percent) for 5,586 yards with 26 passing touchdowns and two rushing touchdowns.