The veteran quarterback, less than two years removed from a horrific leg injury and 17 surgeries, has made the Washington Football Team’s 53-man roster, the … He played college football at Baylor, where he won the 2011 Heisman Trophy.He was drafted in the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft (second overall) by the Washington Redskins, who had traded up to select him. Add an edge rusher or cornerback, let McCoy and another veteran battle it out for QB1, and let a late-round QB learn. It's more than two months until the NFL Draft. MORE REDSKINS NEWS: The former Redskins passers will make a combined $7.5 million in 2020, which may be about the cost for the Redskins to replace one of them as they search for a backup to Dwayne Haskins. Colt McCoy, a Washington Redskins' backup quarterback for six years, has agreed to a one-year deal to be the backup for the NFC East division rival New York Giants. New York Giants QB Daniel Jones to start vs. Arizona Cardinals, source says Giants QB Daniel Jones will return to action and start on Sunday against the Cardinals, a source tells ESPN's Jordan Raanan. ... March 22, 2020 … Plenty of theories will emerge. Published: Mar 23, 2020 at 07:31 AM. Haskins had a tough rookie season with a 2-5 record in his seven starts, putting up just 1,365 yards, 7 touchdowns, and 7 interceptions on the year. Kevin Patra. Jameis Winston couldn't find a starting job during the offseason, but at least that makes him the Patrick Mahomes of backup quarterbacks. The Redskins' starting quarterback heading into this season is Dwayne Haskins, who is a second-year pro and was a first-round pick last year. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reports on the Washington Redskins signing quarterback Josh Johnson to be the backup to Mark Sanchez. Around the NFL Writer 2020 Washington Football Team Statistics & Players: 5-7 (1st in NFC East), Coach: Ron Rivera Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson has agreed to … The Redskins were in pads Thursday, but Keenum was third in the QB pecking order behind rookie Dwayne Haskins and Colt McCoy, according to Craig Hoffman of 106.7 The Fan Washington. The New York Giants signed former Washington Redskins quarterback Colt McCoy to back up Daniel Jones, the No. Chance to be the best backup: 13.2% Chance to be top-5 backup: 47.6% Chance to be top-10 backup: 71.9% Chance to be top-16 backup: 88.1% Chance to be a top-10 starter: 25.9%. 6 pick overall in the 2019 NFL Draft. Robert Lee Griffin III (born February 12, 1990), nicknamed RG3 or RGIII, is an American football quarterback for the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League (NFL). But as long as Smith remains on the Redskins payroll in 2020, adding a first-round QB presents cash flow problems. The Washington Redskins seemingly have a question at the quarterback position that they need to answer during the 2020 offseason.