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Daily Slop: McCoy won’t go to IR in hopes of playoffs; Redskins Hope To Help Mark Sanchez By Getting Back To Playing Strong Defense

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Redskins make flurry of moves: McCoy won't go to IR in hopes of playoff return; Kaepernick discussed but not signed | Sports |
ASHBURN — The Washington Redskins didn’t put quarterback Colt McCoy on injured reserve Tuesday, with coach Jay Gruden holding out hope that he could return for a potential win-and-in finale

Redskins: Jay Gruden's Colin Kaepernick comments partially accurate, but it shouldn't matter | 106.7 The Fan
This comment from Gruden was met with vitriol from football minds I respect, such as Mark Bullock of The Athletic who wrote this article showing the vast similarities between Gruden's system – especially this year with Alex Smith – and Kaepernick’s years in San Francisco.

Bullock and other critics are unquestionably correct here in that the similarities in scheme are undeniable. However what’s ignored is the difficulty in learning the new language. You may have eaten apples your entire life, but if you don’t speak Spanish, are you confident you could order una manzana in Spain?

Jay Gruden says Redskins' defense has to reach ‘heights we never have before’ - The Washington Post
A day after a disastrous loss to Philadelphia, Redskins Coach Jay Gruden said a diminished offense means the team's lagging defense will have to play better.

Redskins Hope To Help Mark Sanchez By Getting Back To Playing Strong Defense
Sanchez had a rough outing with 13-for-21 passing for 100 yards and an interception, but Jay Gruden says he saw glimpses of what the Redskins need from him on offense.

Russell: Dan Snyder still furious with Bruce Allen | 106.7 The Fan
"I could see Bruce soon getting removed from president of football operations."

Redskins-Eagles Tuesday Stats Pack
A list of stats from the Washington Redskins' Week 13 matchup with the Philadelphia Eagles that took place at Lincoln Financial Field.

Redskins’ investigation into Reuben Foster did not include contacting police - The Washington Post
Team spokesman says Bruce Allen and Doug Williams ‘had their own people’ in the Tampa area.

My Cause My Cleats | Washington Redskins -
My Cause My Cleats: learn more about the charitable causes the Redskins players are raising awareness and funds for through the My Cause My Cleats campaign.

Quarterback isn't the only spot where the Redskins have had truly awful injury luck | NBC Sports Washington
Everyone's paying attention to what's happening at quarterback for the Redskins and rightly so. But they're also experiencing terrible problems at guard which will affect the rest of 2018, too.

Adrian Peterson’s bizarre stat line vs. Eagles matched only by Herschel Walker in NFL history | NBC Sports Washington
In the midst of Monday night's madness in Philadelphia, Adrian Peterson finished with one bizarre stat line.

The Redskins need a QB of the future, but the 2019 Draft class might not have one | NBC Sports Washington
The Washington Redskins need quarterback help immediately and likely long-term. But will the 2019 Draft class have one?

Redskins sign Josh Johnson as backup QB to Mark Sanchez | NBC Sports Washington
The Washington Redskins have signed quarterback Josh Johnson to serve as Mark Sanchez's backup following the Week 13 ankle injury to Colt McCoy.