Published: Tue, December 04, 2018
Sport | By Kayla Schwartz

McCoy expected to miss rest of season

McCoy expected to miss rest of season

And then Colt finally gets his golden opportunity, and he gets kicked in the leg and breaks it. And he's done for the season. Next up is the Washington Redskins, who are even more banged up than the Eagles are, and will bring Colt McCoy in at quarterback, in place of the injured Alex Smith.

McCoy went down with a fractured right fibula at the end of the first quarter, ESPN reports. He planted his right leg into the turf and the lower part of the leg and ankle viciously whipped into safety Malcolm Jenkins' knee. In came Sanchez. Sanchez is the only other quarterback on the active roster and will presumably take over as the team's starter. He received his first regular-season action since 2016.

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The Redskins are 2-1 in the NFC East and 6-3 against the conference overall, but they have obviously lost a starting quarterback and lost two in a row and three of their last four. The former New York Jets first-round pick was signed by the Redskins when Smith suffered a ghastly broken leg on November 18.

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