Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden talked of medical reports on Colt McCoy before deciding his starting quarterback against the Philadelphia Eagles on Saturday.
Colt McCoy will start at quarterback for the Redskins on Monday night in Dallas if Robert Griffin III is not ready to return from his dislocated left ankle.
The Redskins snapped a four-game losing streak against the Titans in a game which saw backup quarterback Kirk Cousins benched for other backup quarterback Colt McCoy.
Washington Redskins linebacker Brian Orakpo is reportedly out for the season with a torn pectoral muscle.
One quarterback was emotional after the Redskins 19-17 victory over the Tennessee Titans on Sunday afternoon at FedEx Field.
As victories go it was not beautiful. They will never speak of the Redskins’ 19-17 win over the Tennessee Titans on Sunday at FedEx Field in hushed tones in Canton.
RGIII returned to practice Wednesday after missing nearly five weeks due to injury, and will resume his role as the Redskins starting quarterback as soon as he gets clearance from team doctors, head coach Jay Gruden announced.
Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins has had his opportunity for almost five full games now.
Kirk Cousins threw three fourth-quarter interceptions and the Washington Redskins fell to the Arizona Cardinals 30-20 on Sunday.
Russell Wilson rushed for a career-high 122 yards and a touchdown Monday night, and the Seattle Seahawks overcame more than a dozen penalties in a 27-17 victory over the Washington Redskins.