Joey Porter To Visit the Washington Redskins

March 17, 2010   ·     ·   Jump to comments

Linebacker Joey Porter is scheduled to make a visit to Redskins Park this week in Ashburn, Virginia.
The former Miami Dolphin turns 33 this month and would a surprise pickup for the Redskins.
It has been known that the team was looking for an inside linebacker to play next to London Fletcher in the team's new 3-4 defense, and that isn't Porter, or at least that isn't where he's used to playing.
For the majority of his career he's been lining up as a right outside linebacker, and well, frankly, that is where Brian Orakpo plays for the Skins.
If the Skins signed Porter, who would make the switch?
If the team was smart, it would be Porter changing positions and not your first round pick from a year ago who had to already make the adjustment of lining up as a linebacker as opposed to his college position of defensive end.
It is really hard to say if this is could be a good signing for the Redskins. If they don't guarantee a lot of money and the deal is mostly...

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