The cornerback did not mention his secret Wale-pon weapon: international rap star Wale, who posted the following Instgram photo of prospective free agent DeSean Jackson hanging out with a Redskins contingent at Eden nightclub in Northwest Washington, D.C., Monday night.
News of Jackson visiting the Redskins first hit the internet on Tuesday morning, and celebrity pleas emerged on Twitter.
Ryan Clark had not officially signed with Washington yet, but he was ready to lower a shoulder if it would help.
Robert Griffin III was willing to throw down for the wide receiver, too.
Jackson tweeted the news shortly after midnight:
And there was much rejoicing:
Watch the the best of Jackson in 2013 here and enjoy some of DeSean’s favorite plays below.
Lastly, here are some Madden renditions of Jackson in burgundy and gold from the Twitter account of R.D. Smith (@rd_421).-REDSKINS-
ABOUT THE REDSKINS: Headquartered at Redskins Park in Ashburn, Virginia, and owned by Daniel Snyder, the historic Washington Redskins Football Club has won five World Championship titles including the 1937 and 1942 National Football League Championship games, as well as Super Bowls XVII, XXII and XXVI. Founded in 1932 as the Boston Braves in Massachusetts, the team changed its name to the Redskins in 1933 and relocated to Washington, D.C., in 1937. Since then, the team has become one of the most recognizable professional sports franchises in history, featuring multiple Hall of Fame coaches, 19 members of the Pro Football Hall of Fame (with seven others who also were Redskins) and becoming the first team in the NFL with an official marching band and fight song, "Hail to the Redskins." The Redskins have been owned by Dan Snydersince 1999, and beginning in 1997, began playing their home games at FedExField in Landover, Md.