Need to Know: After adding to their defensive line on Thursday the Redskins subtracted from it on Friday.
The Redskins added defensive lineman Ricky Jean-Francois Thursday after he was released by the Colts earlier in the week.
An hour after veteran nose tackle Barry Cofield got released, the Redskins announced that defensive end Stephen Bowen had been cut, too.
The Redskins have announced that they have re-signed offensive tackle Tom Compton. Terms of the deal have not been announced.
The Redskins have informed veteran nose tackle Barry Cofield that he will be released, according to his agent.