Richard Sherman calls out the Redskins for passing on Colin Kaepernick

Richard Sherman calls out the Redskins for passing on Colin Kaepernick

Richard Sherman calls out the Redskins for passing on Colin Kaepernick

On Tuesday, head coach Jay Gruden said the team had considered Kaepernick but decided against working him out. "But we will probably go a different direction".

Kaepernick has not been able to join an National Football League team's roster, despite a 49ers resume that includes leading the team to a Super Bowl appearance in the 2012 season.

"Not that Colin can't do some of the things we've talked about, but we want someone with a little more familiarity".

"There's not a lot of time to get a brand-new quarterback and system installed in a couple of days", Gruden said. McCoy had replaced Alex Smith as the starting quarterback after Smith broke his right leg in a game last month and was ruled out for the season.

The Washington Redskins lost quarterback Colt McCoy to a broken fibula during Monday night's game against the Philadelphia Eagles.

In relief, Sanchez completed 13 passes for 100 yards, was sacked twice, and threw an interception with no touchdowns. Yates before going with Sanchez. "I think we'll try to get through this week, see where we're at, and see where he's at". The Redskins are bringing in two free agent quarterbacks for a workout late Tuesday afternoon, and will compare them to the group that worked out after Alex Smith suffered a season-ending leg injury November 18 against the Texans. Jonathan Cooper tore a biceps tendon and needs season-ending surgery; Tony Bergstrom will miss at least two games with a high ankle sprain.

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