He wasn't immediately signed to a contract, but that could still happen.
The Redskins have been seeking depth since Keenan Robinson tore his pectoral muscle.
Barnett registered 112 tackles and two sacks last season for the Buffalo Bills. He was released rather than pay him a $3.5 million base salary.
Barnett spent his first eight seasons with Green Bay. He was entering the final year of his contract in Buffalo before being cut.
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