On Thursday the Redskins announced they reached a deal with free agent defensive lineman Chris Baker to keep him with the team.
While there is still more than a week until the official beginning of free agency, roster moves are happening around the NFL.
The deadline for a major decision in the Brian Orakpo contract
When free agency opens March 11, the Redskins will have about $30 million in cap space and lots of holes to fill.
For much of the Redskins offseason the team's brass stressed the importance of re-signing outside linebacker Brian Orakpo.