In 1990, Conklin was a fourth-round pick at quarterback by the Washington Redskins in the NFL Draft. He played for the Redskins from 1990-94 and with the San Francisco 49ers in 1995. Conklin was a teammate of Mayhew with the Redskins during the 1990-92 seasons.
In college, Conklin set numerous passing records for the Washington Huskies. He was recruited to play for the Huskies after being named Washington’s Gatorade Player of the Year while attending Eisenhower High School in Yakima, Wash.Conklin is married to wife, Demetra, and has two daughters, Cosette and Violet, and a son, Canon.
Wide receiver Ryan Broyles is entering the final year of his rookie deal in 2015 so this is an important offseason for him to make his mark.
Dan Orlovsky, who signed a one-year deal to be Matthew Stafford’s backup last season, has re-upped with the team on another one-year deal for next season.