Gruden says Colt McCoy is the backup "right now" at quarterback, but team will still "wait and see" until it gets report on Griffin III.
Washington Post "Robert Griffin III naturally garnered much of the media/fan attention during the Redskins’ offseason practices, and because of the health and performance struggles he endured last season along with his contract situation (the fifth-year option due to him in 2016 calls for him to earn upwards of..." June 22
Hogs Haven "The Redskins were expected to sign a veteran quarterback to be on the roster with Robert Griffin III and Kirk Cousins who are both entering the final year of their rookie contracts. They have apparently found that veteran...for the 2nd year in a row. Colt McCoy was an under the radar signing..." March 17
NFL.com "The Colt McCoy experiment is over for the season. Washington Redskins coach Jay Gruden announced Tuesday that the quarterback will be placed on season-ending injured reserve. McCoy suffered a neck injury in Week 14 and aggravated the injury on Sunday after just 13 snaps. The Redskins will..." December 16
It's official: Colt McCoy has been cleared to play Sunday vs. the New York Giants, per team source.
McCoy still taking first reps of position drills.
SB Nation "McCoy is battling a neck injury, potentially opening the door for Robert Griffin III to return under center. The ever-revolving door that is Washington's quarterback position appears ready for another dispirited turn. A neck injury to Colt McCoy is threatening his status against the New York..." December 08
ESPN "The Washington Redskins are planning to start Colt McCoy over Robert Griffin III this Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts, according to a team source. While Griffin is not a part of Washington's plan for Sunday's game, he still appears to be a significant part of the Redskins' long-term plan,..." November 26
Washington Post "After going nearly two years without making a meaningful game appearance, Colt McCoy now has helped the Redskins to back-to-back victories. But Coach Jay Gruden insists that he does not have yet another quarterback controversy on his hands. The coach remained non-committal on when Robert..." October 28
Here in Ashburn, first individual QB drill. Robert Griffin III goes first, Colt McCoy 2nd, Kirk Cousins 3rd. Read nothing into that.
Covers.com "Colt McCoy will start at quarterback unless Robert Griffin III is 100 percent ready for action in Washington's Week 8 Monday Night Fooball matchup versus the Dallas Cowboys, Redskins coach Jay Gruden announced Monday. McCoy took over the reigns under center in the second half for the..." October 21
Washington Post "Earlier this month, a few sentences from an ESPNBoston.com writer about Kirk Cousins’s play in practice briefly reignited the ol’ “Quarterback Controversy?!?” bonfire, a flame that has popped up pretty regularly since Robert Griffin III and Cousins arrived in D.C. Silly or not, it even got to the..." August 14
Pro Football Talk "There’s a new backup quarterback in Washington. Colt McCoy, the former Texas Longhorns star who was a third-round pick of the Browns in 2010, signed with Washington today. McCoy hasn’t found much success so far in his NFL career. In three years with the Browns he started 21 games but..." April 03
CSN Bay Area "Colt McCoy who was scheduled to earn $1.5 million this season can still make $1.5 million if he's active for every game of the season. The 49ers had McCoy rework his contract on Saturday to lower his $1.5 million base salary to the minimum of $630000 according to a source. McCoy can make up the..." August 27
CBS Sports "The NFL is a passing league with a woeful shortage of good passers. That supply-and-demand dynamic -- along with shoddy coaching and questionable personnel decisions -- goes a long way in explaining the Jets' current predicament. But Rex Ryan's Traveling Circus isn't alone. Due to injures or..." August 25
Colt McCoy in blue non contact jersey after suffering shoulder stinger Thursday.
San Francisco Chronicle "Typically, 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh advocates for competition at every position. But Harbaugh was unusually comfortable with the notion of Colt McCoy as the main backup to starter Colin Kaepernick at quarterback. “He has been in that role since he got here,” Harbaugh said. “He’s doing very..." June 07
Fort Worth Star-Telegram "Colt McCoy isn’t getting his wish to be a starter, but he is going back to his winning ways. McCoy won in junior high school, and he was 34-3 in high school. He went on to set the NCAA record for career victories at the University of Texas, with 45. But in McCoy’s three seasons in Cleveland,..." April 14
San Francisco Chronicle "The 49ers continued to fill needs Monday, when they dealt a fifth- and seventh-round choice this year’s NFL Draft for Browns quarterback Colt McCoy. It means the 49ers quarterback cupboard is now full with starter Colin Kaepernick and backups Scott Tolzien and McCoy. The 49ers also get a sixth..." April 01
The Browns have dealt QB Colt McCoy to the 49ers. Another QB on the move
Cleveland Plain Dealer "Browns quarterback Colt McCoy is expected to be released or traded soon for a late-round draft pick, a league source told The Plain Dealer today. McCoy, a third-round pick by the Browns out of Texas, has become expendable now that the Browns have signed former Bears quarterback Jason Campbell..." March 27