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The Denver Post Nov 19, 2018
Washington signs former Broncos quarterback Mark Sanchez

Washington signs former Broncos quarterback Mark Sanchez

The Washington Redskins have signed veteran quarterback Mark Sanchez to back up Colt McCoy, Coach Jay Gruden confirmed on Monday. The team decided on Sanchez after working out several free agent passers, a day after starting quarterback Alex Smith was lost for the season to two broken bones in his lower right leg during a 23-21 loss to the Houston Texans.
ClutchPoints Nov 19, 2018
Charles Woodson says Colin Kaepernick should be in the conversation for Redskins

Charles Woodson says Colin Kaepernick should be in the conversation for Redskins

The Washington Redskins have found a new backup quarterback in the form of Mark Sanchez after losing Alex Smith for the rest of the season due to a gruesome leg injury the veteran suffered during Sunday’s loss to the Houston Texans. Smith’s injury has also sparked another wave of speculation about a possible return to […] The post Charles Woodson says Colin Kaepernick should be in the conversation for Redskins appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Nov 19, 2018
Redskins news: Washington signing Mark Sanchez to be backup QB

Redskins news: Washington signing Mark Sanchez to be backup QB

The Washington Redskins were dealt a significant blow on Sunday with the loss of Pro Bowl quarterback Alex Smith to a season-ending broken leg in the 23-21 loss to the Houston Texans. This has quickly shifted the team’s gears to finding more stability at the position that has led to veteran quarterback Mark Sanchez to a […] The post Redskins news: Washington signing Mark Sanchez to be backup QB appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Hogs Haven Nov 19, 2018
Redskins signing QB Mark Sanchez to back up Colt McCoy

Redskins signing QB Mark Sanchez to back up Colt McCoy

The long wait for Colt’s backup QB is over The Redskins lost starting QB Alex Smith for the season yesterday after he broke the tibia and fibula in his right leg. He had surgery, and the injury is not considered career-ending. Colt McCoy stepped in yesterday, and was almost able to lead the Redskins to a comeback win over the Houston Texans. Washington only carried two QBs this year, and the emergency QB would have been either Trey Quinn or Jordan Reed. The search for a backup QB started immediately, and the Redskins contacted 5 QBs to work out today. Mark Sanchez, T.J. Yates, Kellen...
Hogs Haven Nov 19, 2018
Redskins Vs. Texans - Studs and Duds

Redskins Vs. Texans - Studs and Duds

Mark Tyler gives you his Studs and Duds of the Redskins game against the Texans. This was one of the most emotional games I can remember watching as a Redskins fan in recent memory. This contest, which was chalked full of highs and lows, came down to the very last seconds, and although the game winning field goal fell a bit short, the team fought hard through adversity to be in the position they were at the end of the game. Despite the tough loss, I’m very very proud of how hard this team played throughout the football game! Below are my Studs and Duds, followed by some...
ClutchPoints Nov 19, 2018
Redskins news: Joe Theismann ‘just so upset’ by Alex Smith’s gruesome leg injury

Redskins news: Joe Theismann ‘just so upset’ by Alex Smith’s gruesome leg injury

Washington Redskins quarterback Alex Smith suffered a horrific broken leg against the Houston Texans on Sunday. And as fate would have it, Smith’s injury occurred on the 33rd anniversary of former Redskins QB Joe Theismann’s infamous leg break against the Giants and was eerily similar in nature. Theismann admits Smith’s gruesome injury brought back some […] The post Redskins news: Joe Theismann ‘just so upset’ by Alex Smith’s gruesome leg injury appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints Nov 18, 2018
Colin Kaepernick hasn’t been contacted by the Redskins

Colin Kaepernick hasn’t been contacted by the Redskins

The Washington Redskins got just about the worst news a team can get when making a strong run for the playoffs. Starting quarterback Alex Smith suffered a season-ending  injury in which he broke his tibia and fibula in Sunday’s matchup with the Houston Texans. A lot of speculation so far has surfaced in the direction […] The post Colin Kaepernick hasn’t been contacted by the Redskins appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Arrowhead Addict Nov 18, 2018

Former Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith suffers season-ending injury

Washington Redskins quarterback Alex Smith suffered a season-ending injury against the Houston Texans on Sunday when he broke his leg. Alex Smith was enjoying a successful new chapter with the Washington Redskins through two-thirds of his first season with the team. Unfortunately, things took a nasty turn in Week 11 when a sack by J.J. […] Former Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith suffers season-ending injury - Arrowhead Addict - Arrowhead Addict - Kansas City Chiefs - KC Chiefs News, Schedule, Roster and Rumors
Hogs Haven Nov 18, 2018
Rapid Reaction: Washington Unable To Overcome Early Struggles In Loss To The Texans

Rapid Reaction: Washington Unable To Overcome Early Struggles In Loss To The Texans

Redskins’ injury woes continue as they fall at home Washington struggled out of the gate against the Houston Texans. In the first quarter, Houston was able to force two punts by Washington and capitalized on each defensive stop, creating a 10-0 lead for them early. Missed opportunities greatly impacted the Redskins chances to win this game early, and a lethargic performance by Washington soon carried over into the second quarter, at least for the offense. The defense settled in and was able to mitigate the Houston’s offensive attack, shutting them out. However, Washington continued to...
Redskins searching for backup QB, but playbook will remain intact

Redskins searching for backup QB, but playbook will remain intact

LANDOVER, Md. — A promising season took an abrupt turn Sunday afternoon, as Washington Redskins quarterback Alex Smith broke two lower-leg bones, his tibia and fibula, in a 23-21 loss to the Houston Texans.
Hogs Haven Nov 18, 2018
Jay Gruden Redskins Presser: Alex Smith broke his leg, and needs immediate surgery

Jay Gruden Redskins Presser: Alex Smith broke his leg, and needs immediate surgery

Not good for the Redskins or Alex Smith The Redskins lost to the Houston Texans 23-21, but amazingly kept the game close even after Alex Smith went down with an injury. Smith was carted off the field, and Jay Gruden said he broke his tibia and fibula, and requires immediate surgery. Gruden has always been a big fan of Colt McCoy, and that has not changed. McCoy is the Redskins starter now, and Washington will fly in several QBs to work out for the backup position. WATCH LIVE: Head Coach Jay Gruden speaks with the media following the #HOUvsWAS game. https://t.co/5Ab0sMkiJ2— Washington...
SportsDay Nov 18, 2018
Redskins QB Alex Smith suffers gruesome leg injury vs. Texans with Thanksgiving game at Cowboys looming

Redskins QB Alex Smith suffers gruesome leg injury vs. Texans with Thanksgiving game at Cowboys looming

It's a potentially division-altering injury.While the Dallas Cowboys were taking on the Falcons in Atlanta on Sunday, Washington Redskins quarterback Alex Smith was carted off the field with an air cast on his injured right ankle after being sacked by Houston Texans defenders J.J. Watt and Kareem Jackson midway through the third quarter of their game in Landover, Md.Warning: Graphic content follows.Former Texas Longhorns quarterback Colt McCoy stepped in for Smith and should be the starter when the Redskins travel to Arlington for the Thanksgiving Day game against the Cowboys.More to come on...
Big Blue View Nov 18, 2018
Alex Smith exits Redskins’ game vs. Texans with ankle injury

Alex Smith exits Redskins’ game vs. Texans with ankle injury

Quarterback carted off The Washington Redskins have lost a plethora of players to injuries over the past couple of weeks but today’s may hurt the most. Veteran quarterback Alex Smith left Sunday’s game against the Houston Texans with a gruesome ankle injury. Below is a tweet from Brad Galli showing the injury. Here’s Alex Smith’s leg injury. pic.twitter.com/TMYDT1ULko— Brad Galli (@BradGalli) November 18, 2018 It appears that Smith’s right ankle gets caught in the turf, causing his leg to snap and ankle to break. Smith was taken to a local hospital following the injury...
The Denver Post Nov 18, 2018
Washington QB Alex Smith carted off field

Washington QB Alex Smith carted off field

Washington Redskins quarterback Alex Smith has been carted off the field with an air cast on his injured right ankle after being sacked by Houston Texans defenders J.J. Watt and Kareem Jackson midway through the third quarter.
Bleeding Green Nation Nov 18, 2018
Washington QB Alex Smith carted off after suffering injury

Washington QB Alex Smith carted off after suffering injury

Significant NFC East development. Redskins starting quarterback Alex Smith seemingly suffered a significant ankle injury during Washington’s Week 11 game against the Houston Texans. Smith went down awkwardly while being sacked by the Texans’ defense. I’d embed the clip here to show you what it looked like but it’s probably too gruesome for that. If you really want to watch, you can click here, but I’d advise against it. Smith had to be carted off the field after getting hurt. That means backup quarterback Colt McCoy is now under center for Jay Gruden’s team. Washington does not...
Riggo's Rag Nov 18, 2018

Redskins Halftime Takeaways: Mistakes killing traces of momentum

The Redskins were expected to get their toughest test since the Saints game today, against a Texans team coming off a six-game winning streak. There’s a specific statistic that’s haunted the Washington Redskins for the entirety of the 2018 regular season. When they score first, they lead the whole game, and they win the game. When the […] Redskins Halftime Takeaways: Mistakes killing traces of momentum - Riggos Rag - Riggos Rag - A Washington Redskins Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
Hogs Haven Nov 18, 2018
WATCH! Adrian Peterson is still a problem for defenses

WATCH! Adrian Peterson is still a problem for defenses

Adrian Peterson scores the Redskins first TD vs the Texans Adrian Peterson is still a beast, and has now scored the 104th TD in his NFL career, tying him with Redskins legend John Riggins for 6th most all time. The Redskins desperately needed this score after falling behind the Houston Texans 10-0 in the 1st quarter. The Redskins have not done well when they fall behind, going 0-3 this year. There have been 0 lead changes through 9 games this year, and the Redskins will need to end that streak to get the win today. Enjoy another beautiful Adrian Peterson Redskins rushing TD! #Redskins ran...
Hogs Haven Nov 18, 2018
Washington Redskins vs Houston Texans Inactives: Thompson, Crowder, Williams, Dunbar OUT

Washington Redskins vs Houston Texans Inactives: Thompson, Crowder, Williams, Dunbar OUT

Who's out for today's game Trent Williams is out again this week. He made a surprise return to practice on Friday after getting a new cast to attempt to return. He will have to wait until Thursday's Thanksgiving game against the Cowboys now. Ty Nsekhe gets the start at LT again. Morgan Moses is active and playing with an MCL sprain. Rookie tackle Geron Christian Sr. went on IR this week with a torn MCL. Austin Howard is active as the team's swing tackle. Jonathan Cooper is starting at LG again. Jamison Crowder was ruled out after receiving another MRI for his ankle injury and misses his...
Hogs Haven Nov 18, 2018
Redskins Injury Update: Trent Williams unlikely to play vs Texans

Redskins Injury Update: Trent Williams unlikely to play vs Texans

See you next week Trent Trent Williams would probably be playing today if it were just up to him. He was a surprise participant in practice on Friday after Jay Gruden all but ruled him out on Wednesday. Williams is returning from thumb surgery and has been fitted with a new cast to attempt to play through the injury. It seemed unlikely Trent would be cleared today, but you never know with his high tolerance for pain. Ian Rapoport reports he has a real shot to play against the Cowboys for their Thursday Thanksgiving Day game. The Redskins will return to the field with the same lineup on the...

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