If that was the goal, it worked.
Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that Westbrook will now visit the Broncos.
“He had a really positive visit with the Redskins,” agent Todd France told Schefter. “We’re confident we’re going to find the perfect fit.”
In this regard, the “perfect fit” will be a team inclined to sign an aging player with a potentially wrecked knee and a concussion problem that could make him unavailable for long stretches of the 2010 season.