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  • • Washington is looking at all of its options for starting quarterback
    Alex Smith‘s future isn’t certain yet. Kyle Allen is an exclusive rights free agent. Taylor Heinicke is a restricted free agent. Dwayne Haskins, once the quarterback of the future, now is with the Steelers. So who is Washington going to have as its starting quarterback next season? Coach Ron Rivera doesn’t even seem to know [more]...2021
  • • Marty Hurney: We’ve got a lot of work to do at quarterback
    The Washington Football Team held an introductory press conference for their new top personnel executives on Wednesday and the quarterback position was an early topic of conversation. Four different quarterbacks started games during the 2020 season and 2019 first-round pick Dwayne Haskins was released before the year was out. Alex Smith, Taylor Heinicke, and Kyle [more]...2021
  • • Alex Smith sounds as if he wants to play in 2021
    The NFL Honors Show on Saturday will reveal the award winners from 2020. The favorites for some of the awards are Aaron Rodgers as MVP, Derrick Henry as offensive player of the year, Chase Young as defensive rookie of the year, Justin Herbert as offensive rookie of the year and Kevin Stefanski as coach of [more]...2021
  • What if the Bills drafted Patrick Mahomes in 2017? Josh Allen, Alex Smith & more NFL ripple effects
    • What if the Bills drafted Patrick Mahomes in 2017? Josh Allen, Alex Smith & more NFL ripple effects
    The Chiefs took Patrick Mahomes with a 2017 NFL Draft pick initially belonging to the Bills. NFL history would certainly be different if the Chiefs never traded up and the Bills (or someone else) took Mahomes....2021
  • • Alex Smith hopeful Dwayne Haskins can eliminate distractions
    If Dwayne Haskins is going to become a successful NFL quarterback, Alex Smith says he needs to eliminate the distractions keeping him from reaching his potential on the field. In an interview with Charles Robinson and Terez Paylor of Yahoo Sports, Smith said his former Washington teammate is “crazy talented” but needed to cut out [more]...2021
  • • Alex Smith thinks it's 'ridiculous' that Eric Bieniemy hasn't been hired as an NFL head coach
    The Chiefs offensive coordinator has been passed over for head coaching openings in recent years...2021
  • Former teammate Alex Smith hopes Dwayne Haskins turns his career around with Steelers
    • Former teammate Alex Smith hopes Dwayne Haskins turns his career around with Steelers
    Smith obviously spent a lot of time with Haskins this past season, and the veteran signal-caller believes the 23-year-old quarterback needs to learn how to focus on football and shut out all the outside noise if he hopes to succeed in the NFL....2021
  • • Alex Smith finds it “ridiculous” Eric Bieniemy doesn’t have head coaching job
    Only one head coaching job remains open and Chiefs offensive coordinator Eric Bieniemy remains waiting. Bieniemy is a candidate for the Texans’ job and has strong support from quarterback Deshaun Watson. Washington quarterback Alex Smith, who worked with Bieniemy for five seasons in Kansas City, finds it difficult to believe Bieniemy doesn’t already have a [more]...2021
  • • Alex Smith will take a few weeks to decide if he’ll keep playing
    Washington quarterback Alex Smith wasn’t healthy enough for him to play against Tampa on Saturday night, so he had to watch as his team’s season came to an end with a 31-23 loss. Smith said the injury that caused him to miss three of the final four games of the year was “a little more [more]...2021
  • Who is Taylor Heinicke? Meet Washington Football Team QB who subbed for injured Alex Smith
    • Who is Taylor Heinicke? Meet Washington Football Team QB who subbed for injured Alex Smith
    The Washington Football Team started Taylor Heinicke at quarterback on Saturday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in place of the injured Alex Smith.        ...2021

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Alex Smith injury and suspension

  • • Alex Smith will take a few weeks to decide if he’ll keep playing
    Washington quarterback Alex Smith wasn’t healthy enough for him to play against Tampa on Saturday night, so he had to watch as his team’s season came to an end with a 31-23 loss. Smith said the injury that caused him to miss three of the final four games of the year was “a little more [more]...2021
  • • Who is Taylor Heinicke? A look at Washington's emergency starting QB vs. Buccaneers in wild-card game
    With Alex Smith ruled out due to injury, Heinicke will take the reins for WFT...2021
  • Alex Smith (calf) will not play in Washington Football Team wild-card game against Tampa Bay
    • Alex Smith (calf) will not play in Washington Football Team wild-card game against Tampa Bay
    A lingering calf injury may prematurely end season for WFT QB, who's had one of the most memorable comebacks in league history.        ...2021
  • • Alex Smith inactive, Taylor Heinicke to start for Washington vs. Tampa Bay
    Washington quarterback Alex Smith will not get to continue his storybook season tonight. Instead, Smith will be inactive because of his lingering calf injury, according to multiple reports. That means Taylor Heinicke will be Washington’s starting quarterback. The inexperienced Heinicke is making his first start for Washington in a very big game, going up against [more]...2021
  • • Taylor Heinicke takes most snaps at Washington Football Team practice
    Washington coach Ron Rivera says he might use both of his quarterbacks, Alex Smith and Taylor Heinicke, on Saturday against Tampa Bay. In practice, Heinicke is getting most of the work. Smith is still not 100 percent healed from a calf injury, and Rivera told reporters today that Heinicke took most of the snaps at [more]...2021
  • • Alex Smith limited at Washington practice
    Washington quarterback Alex Smith was able to do some work at Wednesday’s practice. Smith was listed as a limited participant due to the calf injury that kept him out of two games and left him at less that 100 percent in his return to the lineup in Week 17. Reporters at the open portion of [more]...2021
  • • Washington vs. Buccaneers injuries: Mike Evans, Alex Smith, and Antonio Gibson projected as missing practice
    Tampa Bay and Washington have released their first injury reports before Super Wild-Card Weekend...2021
  • • Comeback Player of the Year: Alex Smith
    Never has an award winner been as easy to decide as this year’s Comeback Player of the Year is. Alex Smith won the award in September when he made the 53-player roster. The Washington quarterback solidified it in Week 5 with his first appearance since Nov. 18, 2018, when a horrific right leg injury ended [more]...2021
  • • Ron Rivera: Rotating QBs something we have to look at
    After Washington beat the Eagles to clinch the NFC East on Sunday night, Washington head coach Ron Rivera was asked if he thought about replacing quarterback Alex Smith at any point in the game. Smith didn’t look 100 percent back from the calf injury that kept him out for two games and the offense struggled [more]...2021
  • WFT rookie Chase Young has simple message for Tom Brady ahead of Wild Card clash
    • WFT rookie Chase Young has simple message for Tom Brady ahead of Wild Card clash
    The odds are stacked against Washington, though they have been throughout the season. Veteran quarterback Alex Smith returned from a life-threatening leg injury and could end up surprising the Bucs in the postseason....2021

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Alex Smith lifestyle

  • • Andy Reid: Pat Mahomes couldn’t pay Alex Smith enough for preparing him
    Patrick Mahomes said earlier this week he ended up in the perfect place. The Chiefs quarterback sat behind Alex Smith for a season before becoming the starter and an MVP. Chiefs coach Andy Reid said Mahomes learned how to be a pro’s pro by watching Smith. “How to study, diet, his workout regimen, and how [more]...2020
  • • Alex Smith: The evolution of NFL’s real MVP
    A crazy, albeit realistic, thought came to mind during the Kansas City Chiefs’ 42-34 win over the Houston Texans on Sunday night. What if Alex Smith is the NFL MVP through five weeks? No, we didn’t misspell Aaron Rodgers here. No, Tom Brady didn’t suddenly use his diet to morph into Alex Smith’s body.A quarterback that has not thrown for more than 3,502 yards or 23 touchdowns in a single season is...2017
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    2016
  • • Great Offensive Line Play (Seriously) Has Some Teams Rediscovering the Run
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  • • Monday Morning Hangover: AFC and NFC Finalists All Have Their Flaws
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  • • NFL Playoff Picture Week 13: Latest AFC, NFC Standings and Bracket Scenarios
    2015

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Alex Smith trade, contract, salary rumors

  • • Washington is looking at all of its options for starting quarterback
    Alex Smith‘s future isn’t certain yet. Kyle Allen is an exclusive rights free agent. Taylor Heinicke is a restricted free agent. Dwayne Haskins, once the quarterback of the future, now is with the Steelers. So who is Washington going to have as its starting quarterback next season? Coach Ron Rivera doesn’t even seem to know [more]...2021
  • • What if the Bills drafted Patrick Mahomes in 2017? Josh Allen, Alex Smith & more NFL ripple effects
    The Chiefs took Patrick Mahomes with a 2017 NFL Draft pick initially belonging to the Bills. NFL history would certainly be different if the Chiefs never traded up and the Bills (or someone else) took Mahomes....2021
  • • Eagles don’t score off interception, Washington maintains 17-14 lead
    After Washington and Philadelphia traded four punts to start the second half, there’s been some action. Safety Marcus Epps blew up a swing pass to running back J.D. McKissic and made an interception in the process. McKissic bobbled the high pass from Alex Smith, which gave Epps time to make a big hit. The ball [more]...2021
  • • Morning Flurries: Avalanche open camp with lethal line combos
    Photo by Dustin Bradford/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images Hockey is finally back — and if all goes well, it’s back for good. The NHL saw teams kick off their shortened training camps on Sunday, January 3rd, as all 31 clubs prepare for a sudden kick-off to the 115-day, 56-game season set to begin on January 13th. The Avalanche are one of the teams who managed to escape an off-season full ...2021
  • • Report: Washington optimistic Alex Smith can play this week
    Washington Football Team head coach Ron Rivera said on Monday that he’s confident Dwayne Haskins will be ready to play if Alex Smith‘s calf strain keeps him out against the Seahawks this weekend, but the team reportedly doesn’t think that’s how things will play out. Rivera didn’t offer much of an update on Smith’s condition [more]...2020
  • Alex Smith's comeback story is an inspiration, even to the Detroit Lions
    • Alex Smith's comeback story is an inspiration, even to the Detroit Lions
    Alex Smith, the No. 1 pick of the 2005 draft, will make his first start Sunday, since he broke his right leg two years ago.        ...2020
  • • What if the Bills drafted Patrick Mahomes in 2017? Josh Allen, Alex Smith & more NFL ripple effects
    The Chiefs took Patrick Mahomes with a 2017 NFL Draft pick initially belonging to the Bills. NFL history would certainly be different if the Chiefs never traded up and the Bills (or someone else) took Mahomes....2020
  • • Washington hopes Alex Smith will be able to take over starting QB role soon, completing remarkable comeback
    Dwayne Haskins, the team's 2019 first-round draft pick, has been demoted to third string...2020
  • • Alex Smith moves up depth chart, will back up Kyle Allen with Dwayne Haskins third
    Not only has the Washington Football Team benched quarterback Dwayne Haskins, but he’s not even second string anymore. Kyle Allen will start on Sunday against the Rams and Alex Smith will back him up, according to NFL Network. Dwayne Haskins, the 2019 first-round draft pick who started the first four games of the season, has [more]...2020
  • • Alex Smith is No. 3 on Washington depth chart
    Rarely if ever does a third-string quarterback make a $16 million salary. But that’s what’s happening, at least for now, in Washington. Alex Smith lands on the team’s initial depth chart as the third-string quarterback, behind starter Dwayne Haskins and backup Kyle Allen. Smith has had limited 11-on-11 practice reps as he worked his way [more]...2020

Alex Smith stats and results

  • • Bruce Arians: Some younger defenders “might have relaxed” with Alex Smith out
    The Buccaneers got a better game from the Washington Football Team than most expected on Saturday night. Coach Bruce Arians, who isn’t bashful about pointing fingers, points his finger at the defense for a subpar showing against a Washington Offense that relied on Taylor Heinicke at quarterback. “I think some of our guys — I [more]...2021
  • • Logan Thomas touchdown gives Washington 17-14 halftime lead
    Washington is back in the lead. Though Philadelphia scored 14 straight points to grab a 14-10 advantage, Washington used a nine-play, 55-yard two-minute drive to go ahead 17-14. The Eagles gave the Football Team a free first down on third-and-4 from the Philadelphia 30 with a neutral zone infraction. A few plays later, Alex Smith [more]...2021
  • • Ron Rivera “optimistic about the opportunity” to have Alex Smith back in Week 17
    The Washington Football Team will win the NFC East if it defeats the Eagles on Sunday Night Football in Week 17. That result is much more likely if Washington has its starting quarterback. Head coach Ron Rivera said Smith was “very close” to playing in Sunday’s game against Carolina, but there’s a better chance for the [more]...2020
  • NFL changed its rules after Alex Smith found an accidental loophole
    • NFL changed its rules after Alex Smith found an accidental loophole
    Alex Smith carried the ball off of the field, resulting in a delay during the game....2020
  • Alex Smith throws first touchdown since returning from gruesome 2018 leg injury
    • Alex Smith throws first touchdown since returning from gruesome 2018 leg injury
    Alex Smith threaded a 68-yard bomb to Terry McLaurin who caught it in between several Giants' defenders and ran it into the end zone for the score. This touchdown pulled the Washington Football Team within three points of the New York Giants. It was Smith's first touchdown pass since returning from a devastating leg injury sustained in 2018....2020
  • • Opinion: Returning to the field two years after gruesome injury, Alex Smith proves triumphant even in Washington loss
    From the 30-10 loss to his paltry stats, Alex Smith didn't have the most fruitful return to action in the NFL. But the QB's day was still a triumph.        ...2020
  • • Jared Goff on Alex Smith: Comeback one of the most amazing things in football history
    The Rams cruised to a 30-10 win in Washington on Sunday, but that wasn’t the main headline from the game. Washington quarterback Alex Smith came in to replace Kyle Allen after Allen took a helmet-to-helmet hit from Rams cornerback Jalen Ramsey and his return to the field became the lead storyline as a result. Smith [more]...2020
  • • Rams up 20-10 in Washington
    A late interception has Washington within 10 points of the Rams at halftime. Cornerback Kendall Fuller picked off his third pass in the last two weeks just before the end of the second quarter and Alex Smith was able to move the team into position for a Dustin Hopkins field goal at the whistle. Hopkins’ [more]...2020
  • • Alex Smith has thought about taking a hit “more than I can say”
    When Washington quarterback Alex Smith discussed his long road back to the active roster over the weekend, he said that “at some point I’ll find out what my limitations are” as a result of the severe compound fracture of the leg he suffered in a 2018 game. Smith hasn’t found them over the first few [more]...2020
  • • Alex Smith documentary being released showing the gruesome reality and recovery of his 2018 leg injury
    Smith's leg injury required 17 surgeries and nearly resulted in amputation...2020

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  • QB Smith not ready yet to make call on future
    • QB Smith not ready yet to make call on future
    Alex Smith said Sunday he hasn't reached any conclusions yet about his future, saying he will take a few weeks to clear his head and talk over his future with his wife, Elizabeth....2021
  • Washington Football Team QB Alex Smith's leg brace made into makeshift Lombardi Trophy
    • Washington Football Team QB Alex Smith's leg brace made into makeshift Lombardi Trophy
    Washington Football Team QB Alex Smith led his team to an NFC East title. Before the season finale, his wife posted an image honoring his jounrey.        ...2021
  • • Morning Flurries: Avalanche open camp with lethal line combos
    2021
  • • Washington's Alex Smith, Terry McLaurin and Antonio Gibson are all questionable for must-win game vs. Eagles
    Injuries have slowed Washington's late-season momentum...2021
  • • Alex Smith explains his bloody sock moment in Washington's Week 13 win over Steelers
    Smith is thankful the injury was not nearly as bad as it looked...2020
  • • Alex Smith bleeds through his sock, but stays in Washington's Week 13 game vs. Steelers
    Smith's injury called to mind Curt Schilling's infamous moment in '04 MLB playoffs...2020
  • After improbable two-year comeback, Washington QB Alex Smith aims to inspire others to live in the moment
    • After improbable two-year comeback, Washington QB Alex Smith aims to inspire others to live in the moment
    Two years after a gruesome leg injury, Alex Smith is once again a starting QB in the NFL. He hopes his story can be a beacon to others.        ...2020
  • • Watch Alex Smith prepare to enter game for first time since injury as family looks on
    Washington Football Team quarterback entered a game for the first time in nearly two years after recovering from a gruesome leg injury. Watch as he prepares to enter the game and his family watches on nervously, awaiting his return....2020
  • • Alex Smith enters game for Washington Football Team in emotional return
    Talk about an emotional moment for Washington Football Team quarterback Alex Smith. As his family gave him a standing ovation during his return to the field, he completed his first pass since Nov. 18, 2018 for six yards....2020
  • • Ron Rivera “pleasantly surprised” by how far along Alex Smith is
    Alex Smith‘s bid to return to action after 2018’s severe leg fractures moved forward last month when he was cleared for football activities ahead of training camp. Smith is on the physically unable to perform list at the moment, but Washington head coach Ron Rivera has left the door open for Smith to challenge for [more]...2020

Top Alex Smith news

  • • QB Smith cleared for full activity after broken leg
    Washington quarterback Alex Smith, who suffered a devastating tibia and fibula fracture in 2018, has received clearance from his surgical team to return to full football activity....2020
  • • Sources: Chiefs trading QB Smith to Redskins
    The Washington Redskins will acquire Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith, ESPN has confirmed. The Redskins would give the Chiefs a third-round pick and an unnamed player as compensation, sources told ESPN....2018
  • • Helmetless J.J. Watt Records 1st Sack of 2015 Season vs. Chiefs
    2015
  • • Alex Smith cleared by surgeons to return to football, set to report to Washington's training camp for physical
    The former Pro Bowler has not played since the 2018 season...2020
  • • Jed York Must Make Major Changes After San Francisco 49ers Lose Big to Seahawks
    2015
  • • Mike Freeman's 10-Point Stance: Russell Wilson Will Be Even Better This Year
    2015
  • • Source: Washington's Smith to be cleared by team
    Washington Football Team quarterback Alex Smith, who suffered a leg injury in 2018 that nearly cost him his life, will be cleared for football activity and be activated off the physically unable to perform list, a source told ESPN's John Keim on Saturday....2020
  • • Redskins QB Smith 'very much lucky to be alive'
    Redskins quarterback Alex Smith said he's "very much lucky to be alive" after battling a "pretty serious infection" following his compound leg fracture that left him wondering if he would lose his right leg....2020
  • • Von Miller Calls Travis Kelce 'Fake Gronk Heada$$' After Broncos Beat the Chiefs
    2015
  • • Sources: Redskins think about tagging Cousins
    The Redskins are considering using the franchise tag on Kirk Cousins to try to recoup some of what they sent to Kansas City for Alex Smith, sources told ESPN....2018
  • • Jeremy Maclin Injury: Updates on Chiefs WR's Knee and Return
    2016
  • • Patrick Mahomes: Alex Smith wasn’t there, but he was part of win
    Among the topics of conversation in the days leading up to Super Bowl LIV was the impact that Alex Smith had on Patrick Mahomes when Mahomes arrived in Kansas City as a first-round pick in 2017. Smith started at quarterback during Mahomes’ rookie season and led the Chiefs to a playoff berth while the rookie [more]...2020
  • • Alex Smith says Colin Kaepernick should have an NFL job: 'It's absurd'
    Smith says Kaepernick should still be in the NFL...2020
  • • Von Miller Sensually Thrusts Hips in Celebration After Sacking Alex Smith
    2015

Alex Smith fantasy rankings and news

  • • Morning Flurries: Avalanche open camp with lethal line combos
    2021
  • Fantasy football deep sleepers: Alex Smith may be poised for big week vs. Atlanta Falcons
    • Fantasy football deep sleepers: Alex Smith may be poised for big week vs. Atlanta Falcons
    A matchup against the Atlanta Falcons should boost Alex Smith's fantasy value. A new coordinator might mean more touches for Duke Johnson.         ...2018
  • • 2018 Outlook: Alex Smith
    2018 fantasy player outlook for Alex Smith, QB, Redskins...2018
  • Fantasy football 2018 draft or avoid: Redskins hope Alex Smith can get most out of weapons
    • Fantasy football 2018 draft or avoid: Redskins hope Alex Smith can get most out of weapons
    The 2018 fantasy football season is fast approaching, so it's time to start thinking sleepers and busts....2018
  • What Alex Smith trade means for fantasy football
    • What Alex Smith trade means for fantasy football
    Here's what changes for the players affected by the big trade..         ...2018
  • • Week 13 fantasy football winners and losers
    A high-scoring game between the Kansas City Chiefs and New York Jets captured many of the headlines on Sunday, with Alex Smith, Tyreek Hill, Josh McCown and Travis Kelce among the standouts....2017
  • Week 13 fantasy football takeaways: Jets, Chiefs fill up the stat sheet
    • Week 13 fantasy football takeaways: Jets, Chiefs fill up the stat sheet
    QBs Josh McCown, Alex Smith combine for over 700 yards of total offense in shootout in final week of fantasy's regular season.         ...2017
  • • View from Above: Charity sponsors get put through their paces, too
    If you think mini-camp is just for the players this week, think again. Monday inside Gillette Stadium, the Patriots Charitable Foundation held its annual "Fantasy Camp" for sponsorship participants, who had the opportunity to take part in football drills, film study sessions and have lunch with Patriots' players in a truly unique behind-the-scenes day. This is the seventh consecutive year the Foun...2017
  • • Brady vs. Big Ben: Disappointing Rivalry Can Get New Life in AFC Title Game
    2017
  • • NFL Playoffs 2017: Vegas Odds, Top Fantasy Picks for Sunday Divisional Games
    2017

Alex Smith schedule, game

  • • Washington is looking at all of its options for starting quarterback
    2021
  • • Alex Smith officially inactive; Mike Evans, Carlton Davis active
    Alex Smith officially is inactive. Washington’s starting quarterback will not play because of continued soreness in his injured right calf. Taylor Heinicke, who took most of the first-team reps this week, will start his second career game. His first came in 2018 for Carolina. Washington, which is playing its first playoff game since 2015, also [more]...2021
  • • Who is Taylor Heinicke? A look at Washington's emergency starting QB vs. Buccaneers in wild-card game
    2021
  • Who is Taylor Heinicke? Washington Football Team QB replaces Alex Smith in playoff game
    • Who is Taylor Heinicke? Washington Football Team QB replaces Alex Smith in playoff game
    With Alex Smith hobbled by a sore calf, Taylor Heinicke makes his return to starting in the league....2021
  • Washington to start QB Taylor Heinicke vs. Buccaneers
    • Washington to start QB Taylor Heinicke vs. Buccaneers
    Taylor Heinicke will start for Washington in its home playoff game against Tampa Bay. Alex Smith will be inactive....2021
  • • Alex Smith inactive, Taylor Heinicke to start for Washington vs. Tampa Bay
    2021
  • • Meet Washington Football Team QB Taylor Heinicke, starting in place of injured Alex Smith
    The Washington Football Team will start Taylor Heinicke at quarterback on Saturday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in place of the injured Alex Smith.        ...2021
  • • Taylor Heinicke: I feel like I know the offense like the back of my hand
    Washington’s Alex Smith is expected to play in Saturday’s wild-card matchup with Tampa Bay, but how much the quarterback will be on the field is still in question. Backup Taylor Heinicke took the majority of Thursday’s first-team snaps, as head coach Ron Rivera mentioned Smith’s calf is still sore. Given Smith’s status, Rivera’s suggested there’s [more]...2021
  • • Alex Smith limited at Washington practice
    2021
  • How Ron Rivera's cancer battle, return of Alex Smith galvanized the Washington Football Team
    • How Ron Rivera's cancer battle, return of Alex Smith galvanized the Washington Football Team
    The coach and quarterback have led by example this season, helping Washington transform into a resilient playoff team....2021

Alex Smith rumors, scandals

  • • Horrific ‘irony’ in shocking NFL injury
    NFL quarterback Alex Smith is set to become the Washington Football Team’s starter but it’s taken a horrific injury for him to return to the role....2020
  • • Redskins expect Alex Smith to miss the entire 2019 season
    The Redskins are expecting Alex Smith to miss the entire 2019 season with his leg injury, sources told Ian Rapoport of NFL Network. Washington’s team president Bruce Allen recently gave an update on Smith’s status to the media, and he didn’t sound overly positive, so this isn’t shocking news. Allen said the team is going to explore all options with respect to potential new quarterbacks, and also a...2019
  • • Jay Gruden shares thoughts on Alex Smith’s injury recovery
    The Washington Redskins will have an uncertain quarterback situation heading into the offseason after Alex Smith suffered a gruesome leg injury earlier this year, and head coach Jay Gruden can only hope for the best. While speaking with reporters on Monday, Gruden was asked for an update on Smith’s condition in the wake of the multiple surgeries the veteran reportedly had to undergo. Smith suffere...2019
  • • Redskins release statement addressing reports about Alex Smith’s recovery
    Alex Smith is reportedly dealing with some complications from the surgery he underwent to prepare a compound fracture in his leg, but the Washington Redskins are asking that people respect the quarterback’s privacy. Not long after reports surfaced claiming Smith is dealing with a serious infection related to his surgical procedure, the Redskins released the following statement: It’s probably too e...2018
  • Don Banks' NFL Mock Draft 3.0
    • Don Banks' NFL Mock Draft 3.0
    2018
  • • Gruden indicates Cousins did not want to be in Washington
    If you had not been following the situation between Kirk Cousins and the Redskins over the past two years, you might think the team decided not to bring Cousins back and instead preferred to replace the Pro Bowler with Alex Smith. But as Jay Gruden reminds us, that is not the case.Gruden was asked on Thursday about moving on from Cousins, and his response indicated that the quarterback was the one...2018
  • • Kirk Cousins notes: Jets, Vikings and Broncos all interested
    With free agency less than a month away, speculation is beginning to pick up around Kirk Cousins. The Redskins quarterback is set to hit the open market after the team pulled off a trade for Alex Smith in recent weeks and there are expected to be plenty of suitors.Earlier in the day, it was reported that the Jets are willing to pay whatever it takes to land the star free agent. This comes on the h...2018
  • • Alex Smith finally opens up about being traded to Washington
    Now that the dust has settled following the shocking trade that will send Alex Smith to the Washington Redskins, the quarterback has finally spoken up about the move.He’s not in the least bit upset. In fact, it’s quite the opposite. Smith is absolutely pumped up.“I’m jacked. I’m really excited,” Smith said on KNBR 860 in San Francisco this week (h/t NBC Sports Washington).It’s really not hard to s...2018
  • • Report: Cousins has Vikings ‘number one’ on wish list
    If Kirk Cousins gets his wish following the shocking Alex Smith to Washington trade, he’ll be the quarterback of the Minnesota Vikings in 2018, according to a report. Now, there’s a lot going on here. Because it’s unclear at this time what Minnesota is interested in doing heading into the 2018 NFL offseason. All three of the quarterbacks on its roster from 2017 are potentially going to be free age...2018
  • Alex Smith traded to Washington Redskins
    • Alex Smith traded to Washington Redskins
    SportsPulse: In a shocking trade in the middle of Super Bowl week, the Chiefs and Redskins have agreed on a deal that will send quarterback Alex Smith to Washington.         ...2018

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