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REDSKINS SIGN THIRD-ROUND PICK JOSH LERIBEUS
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LOUDOUN COUNTY, Va. – The Washington Redskins announced today that they have signed 2012 third-round draft pick guard Josh LeRibeus (71st overall). Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
LeRibeus (6-2, 312), pronounced luh-REE-bus, played collegiately at SMU, where he appeared in 36 games with 28 starts. In 2011, he started all 13 games at left guard and was a member of a Mustangs offense that averaged 274.8 passing yards per game (third in Conference USA).
LeRibeus blocked for an offense in 2009 that set single-season school records in total offense (5,093), passing yards (3,666) and points (380). LeRibeus, an honorable mention All-C-USA selection in 2009, was part of an offensive line that helped block for the C-USA’s leading rusher Zach Line (1,224 rushing yards) in 2011.
LeRibeus, 23, was born on July 2, 1989. He attended Berkner H.S. in Richardson, Texas, where he was named an All-Area selection by The Dallas Morning News following his senior season.