DeRidder native DeShazor Everett re-signs with Washington Redskins

DeRidder native DeShazor Everett re-signs with Washington Redskins
(Source: Redskins.com)

LOUDOUN COUNTY, Va. (Redskins.com) - The Washington Redskins announced Tuesday that they have re-signed DeRidder native Deshazor Everett to a multi-year contract. Full terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Everett originally entered the NFL as a college free agent with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on May 4, 2015. Since joining the Redskins on Aug. 1, 2015, he has appeared in 41 career games with eight starts, recording 61 tackles, six passes defensed, one forced fumble and one interception.

In 2017, Everett played in 14 games, posting career highs in starts (eight), tackles (52), solo tackles (31), passes defensed (five) and forced fumbles (one).

Everett played collegiately at Texas A&M from 2011-14, appearing in 50 career games. He recorded 218 career tackles (123 solo), 26 passes defensed, five interceptions and a fumble recovery during his time with the Aggies.

Everett, 26, was a two-time All-Louisiana selection with Dragons.

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