The Washington Redskins announced today that they have signed defensive end Jeremy Jarmon, who was selected by the team in the third round of the NFL Supplemental Draft on July 16. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. The 6-foot-3, 277-pound Jarmon was the only player selected in this year's Supplemental Draft and the first Supplemental Draft pick in Redskins history. Jarmon started 31-of-39 career games at the University of Kentucky, finishing third in school history with 17.5 career sacks. Following his sophomore season in 2007, Jarmon earned All-Southeastern Conference second-team honors from the league's coaches and was a first-team selection by Rivals.com. While playing in 13 games that season, Jarmon registered a team-high nine sacks, which was the fourth-highest total in the nation. He also finished fourth on the Wildcats with 62 tackles, including 13.5 stops for loss, and was awarded a share of the team?s most outstanding defensive player award. Jarmon was born on Nov. 20, 1987, in Collierville, Tenn., and attended Houston High School in Germantown, Tenn.
Redskins Sign Jeremy Jarmon