Washington Redskins left tackle Trent Williams ended his holdout and reported to the team shortly after the NFL trade deadline passed. On Wednesday morning, it was reported that he passed his physical and could participate in the team's 1 p.m. practice, according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. However, he did not take the field because head coach Bill Callahan revealed Williams did not pass due to his offseason scalp surgery and discomfort when putting on his helmet.
NBC Sports Washington's JP Finaly previously reported that Williams "has no intention of playing this season."
The Redskins gauged trade interest in Williams but were not able to strike a deal. The Cleveland Browns were among the possible suitors but were not willing to give up a first-round pick. ESPN's Adam Schefter reported that Washington could still look to deal him in the offseason.
Williams has two years remaining on his contract with next year's base salary tabbed at $12.5 million. By arriving to the team on Tuesday, Williams was able to get credit for the current season on his contract, where he is owed $10.85 million. The tackle never spoke out about his holdout but he was reportedly upset about the team's handling of medical treatment for a growth on his head.