Gruden said the Redskins wanted to add a quarterback who either knew his system already - Josh Johnson, who worked out for them two weeks ago, played one year with Gruden in Cincinnati and was with him in Tampa in 2008.
That brings us to Monday night, when the Philadelphia Eagles pulled off an easy 28-13 victory over the Washington Redskins. "So he's been talked about and discussed, but we'll probably go a different direction".
In an interesting turn, veteran Mark Sanchez will likely be the starter for the remainder of the season.
Sanchez, whom Washington signed in mid-November after starting quarterback Alex Smith went down with a season-ending leg injury, entered the game after backup QB Colt McCoy also went down with a season-ending leg injury.
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"Not that Colin can't do some of the things I'm talking about". Sanchez being with [offensive coordinator Matt] Cavanaugh helped out a lot. Which Sanchez did. We just wanted somebody to have a similar skill set to Colt and had a little bit of familiarity with some of the concepts that we've been running. "Now it goes from contingency plan to game plan", Sanchez said.
In one career start at FedEx Field, Kaepernick passed for 235 yards and three touchdowns in a blowout 49ers win in 2013. Kaepernick filed a collusion grievance against the National Football League in October of 2017, alleging an organized effort to keep him off a roster as a result of his protests.
Several owners, coaches and team executives have been called to testify, and the case is scheduled to go to trial.