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Bob Marley's grandson signs NFL contract

SIGNED: Nico Marley

BOB MARLEY's grandson Nico Marley as signed an NFL contract with The Washington Redskins.

The 22-year-old former Tulane Green Wave linebacker announced his signing on Instagram, saying: "Blessed to officially be apart of the @redskins organization!"


EXCITED: Nico Marley's Instagram

Marley played four seasons at Tulane and finished the 2016 season with 86 total tackles, 13 tackles for loss and three sacks.

Marley's father, Rohan, also played football. Upon leaving the Miami Hurricanes, he spent a season with the Ottawa Rough Riders in the Canadian Football League.

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