by Brian Naylor | Football Team Correspondent | Wed, Jul 29th 2:07pm EDT
The deal has $24.28M guaranteed. Kerrigan is only 26 years old and has averaged 9.5 sacks per season in his four years with the team. The Redskins continue the process of building up young talent at all positions and developing the quarterback last. Locking up Kerrigan is a big step of that process so they retain the young talent they draft.