WASHINGTON, D.C. - According to Yahoo! Sports, C Kory Lichtensteiger signed a 2010 contract with the Washington Redskins on Tuesday, January 12.

Lichtensteiger, who was released by the Minnesota Vikings on September 30, is reunited with former coach Mike Shanahan. Lichtensteiger played under Shanahan as a member of the Denver Broncos.

Lichtensteiger is a graduate of Crestview High School and Bowling Green State University.