His time as the starting quarterback is limited. Colt McCoy knows the reality of life in the NFL as well as anyone.
Colt McCoy directed Washington to Kai Forbath’s 40-yard field goal in overtime and Dallas was unable to answer after Tony Romo returned from an apparent injury, sending the Redskins to a 20-17 victory on Monday night that snapped the Cowboys’ six-game winning streak.
Colt McCoy will start for the Redskins on Monday night against the Dallas Cowboys.
Tony Romo could barely walk the last time he saw the Washington Redskins. Colt McCoy barely came away with a win in his last visit to the home of the Dallas Cowboys.
Colt McCoy had a demonstrative reaction to learning he’d be going in the Redskins game for Kirk Cousins last week, according to CBS play-by-play announcer Kevin Harlans
Jason Hatcher didn’t know the hate in the Cowboys-Redskins rivalry until he switched to Washington’s side.
Can Colt McCoy start on the road against a 6-1 Dallas team and lead the Redskins to a win? He will probably get his chance.
Jay Gruden will hold off until Monday night to announce whether Robert Griffin III will be active against the Dallas Cowboys, Gruden said in a press conference Thursday.
RGIII’s weeks-long media silence has not gone unnoticed by reporters covering the Redskins every day.
The Minneapolis City Attorney’s office says the city can’t ban the Redskins name when Washington plays the Vikings at the University of Minnesota next month.