Mark Sanchez, EJ Manuel among QBs to work out for Redskins
The Washington Redskins are in need of another quarterback following Alex Smith’s injury on Sunday and will take a look at several free agents.
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Washington is bringing in Mark Sanchez, EJ Manuel, and TJ Yates to work out on Monday.
Redskins are bringing in a group of QBs to work out on Monday, including EJ Manuel, TJ Yates and Mark Sanchez, per sources. Washington needs a new backup for starting QB Colt McCoy.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) November 18, 2018
Manuel and Sanchez are former first-round picks. Manuel was cut by the Raiders before the season. He saw action in two games last season. Sanchez, 32, was the Bears’ third-string QB last year. He was suspended four games to start the season due to a failed PED test.
Yates, 31, played four games last season for the Texans, throwing four touchdowns.
Washington’s current starting quarterback following the injury to Smith is Colt McCoy.