Redskins signing Sanchez to back up McCoy

Washington Redskins quarterback Alex Smith bottom reacts after an injury during the second half of an NFL football game against the Houston Texans

Gruden said Monday that Sanchez was the pick to sign over Kellen Clemens, Josh Johnson, T.J. Yates and EJ Manuel because of his experience and success in the NFL.

Colin Kaepernick is still interested in a return to the National Football League, according to a source.

Redskins quarterback Alex Smith was carted off the field after being sacked midway through the third quarter of Sunday's game against the Texans.

For the Redskins, the decision to bring in Sanchez likely has to do with the fact that multiple members of the coaching staff are already familiar with him.

Sanchez has worked with several Redskins assistant coaches while with the New York Jets.

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But Abrams also noted that she would "pray for the success of Brian Kemp that he will indeed be a leader of all Georgians". She also ordered the county to delay certification of its election results until those ballots have been counted.

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Up until late last week, the Steelers were bracing for the return of Bell, who played basketball at a local LA Fitness last week. His teammates stressed it was no big deal, confident Bell would show up in time for the regular-season opener.

In nine games, Smith has gone 193-of-301 for 2045 passing yards, 10 touchdowns and three interceptions.

In the middle of a season where things were going pretty smoothly for the Washington Redskins - something that certainly doesn't happen every year - Washington fans were pulled right back down to earth in brutal fashion on Sunday.

McCoy will remain the team's starter, barring any unforeseen circumstances.

Smith has an excellent chance to recover in time for the 2019 season. Facing a short week before the Thanksgiving Day game against the NFC East-rival Cowboys, the priority is on someone who can quickly learn the offense. One of those turnovers became known as the "Butt Fumble", a play in which Sanchez lost the ball when he slammed into a lineman's backside.

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