Will Blackmon
DB WAS (9)
3 weeks ago

Blackmon (thumb) will play Sunday against the Vikings.

EDGE Analysis

Blackmon suffered a thumb injury in Week 8 but used Washington's bye last week to recover. With DeAngelo Hall (knee) already out for the season, Deshazor Everett will serve as the only backup at free safety this week.

Will Blackmon
DB WAS (9)
1 month ago

Head coach Jay Gruden said Blackmon will require surgery to heal a fractured and dislocated thumb.

EDGE Analysis

It's uncertain when Blackmon's surgery will take place and even less certain when he may be back on the field. Meanwhile, with DeAngelo Hall (knee) already shelved on IR for the season, Deshazor Everett projects to step into the Redskins' starting free safety role.

Will Blackmon
DB WAS (9)
1 month ago

Blackmon suffered a thumb injury during Sunday's game against the Bengals, but he was able to return.

EDGE Analysis

Blackmon's injury is believed to be a fractured/dislocated thumb, but it shouldn't restrain his availability moving forward as long as he can play through the pain.

Will Blackmon
DB WAS (9)
9 months ago

Blackmon has agreed to a two-year deal with the Redskins, The Washington Post reports.

EDGE Analysis

Blackmon joined the Redskins as a veteran depth signing ahead of last season, but surpassed expectations by compiling a career-best 49 tackles and two interceptions over the course of the campaign. At 31 years old, Blackmon now finds himself as one of Washington's top cornerbacks heading into the upcoming season, when he'll hope to build on his 2015 success.

Will Blackmon
DB WAS (9)
1 year ago

Blackmon signed with the Redskins on Tuesday, ESPN.com reports.

EDGE Analysis

Blackmon will take the roster spot of Duke Ihenacho (wrist), who was placed on injured reserve. He will provide some depth at the cornerback position and could also be used in the return game if needed.

Will Blackmon
DB WAS (9)
2 years ago

Blackmon has signed with the Seahawks, NFL.com reports.

Blackmon, who recorded 30 tackles in eight games with the Jags last season, bolsters the Seahawks' depth at cornerback, with the team poised to lose Byron Maxwell in free agency.

Will Blackmon
DB WAS (9)
2 years ago

The Jaguars will release Blackmon, the Florida Times-Union reports.

The move saves the Jags $920,000 against their salary cap, with Blackmon a candidate to catch on elsewhere as a depth cornerback, on the heels of a 2014 season in which he was limited to eight games, recording 30 tackles and a sack in the process.

Will Blackmon
DB WAS (9)
2 years ago

Blackmon ( fractured left index finger) has been placed on IR by the Jaguars, the Florida Times-Union reports.

Blackmon's 2014 season thus concludes with 30 tackles and a sack in eight games, with the Jaguars having added linebacker Khairi Fortt to their 53-man roster in a corresponding move on Monday.

Will Blackmon
DB WAS (9)
2 years ago

Blackmon will miss an extended period of time with a fractured left index finger, John Oehser of Jaguars.com reports.

Blackmon broke the finger during Sunday's loss to the Dolphins, in which he recorded three tackles. Jeremy Harris and Demetrius McCray are the top two candidates to see increased snaps in Blackmon's absence.

Will Blackmon
DB WAS (9)
3 years ago

Jaguars re-signed CB Will Blackmon to a two-year contract.

After recovering from two ACL tears, Blackmon was signed off the street ahead of Week 1 last season and proceeded to become as the Jags' best corner. He'll form a reasonably effective trio with Alan Ball and Dwayne Gratz.