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WJLA, July 28, 2011

Albert Haynesworth's Redskins career marked by controversy, poor performance

For the Washington Redskins, two years was enough for their often-contentous relationship with defensive tackle Albert Haynesworth, who was reportedly traded Thursday to the New England Patriots. Here's a look back at his brief and controversial stint in D.C.

The Beginning

On February 21, 2009, the Redskins signed Albert Haynesworth to the richest contract in NFL history. The 7-year, $100-million contract included $41 million in guaranteed contracts.