Evans played with the Redskins early in the season and was re-signed as a result of veteran safety Donte Whitner being moved to injured reserve. Look for Evans to serve as a depth safety who could help out on special teams as well.
Evans, a depth option at safety, signed on with the
Evans' signing comes on the heels of the Redskins placing David Bruton (concussion) on IR and signing Donte Whitner. Facing a slew of injuries to their secondary, the team needed to add depth, which is exactly what Evans and Whitner are. Likely the fourth or fifth option at safety, Evans may not see much time unless more injuries force the team to play him.
Evans was released by Jacksonville on Friday, Aaron Wilson of the National Football Post reports.
Evans hasn't managed to stick on anywhere for long in his NFL career and his release doesn't come as much of a surprise.
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