Update: Chick Hernandez of Comcast SportsNet has confirmed the Williams signing.The Redskins have signed safety Madieu Williams, according to multiple media reports.
As Redskins fans know, NFL starting-caliber safeties do notjust fall from the sky. However, maybe, just maybe, one joined the free-agent rankson Tuesday courtesy of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
On Friday, the Redskins hosted safety Madieu Williams at the team facility. He left with a contract offer but he has not accepted it.
After a couple of weeks of apparent inactivity, the Redskins free agent market could be heating up again.