Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

Trend Results : "Colt McCoy"


Blog Post Results (1-20 of 1222)

FILTER RESULTS

Washington Redskins' projected roster

Examining the Washington Redskins' roster: Quarterbacks (3) Robert Griffin III Kirk Cousins Colt McCoy Jay Gruden only had two quarterbacks in each of his three seasons with Cincinnati, but Griffin still needs to prove his durability. Show More Summary

PHOTO: Redskins' Brian Orakpo, Colt McCoy with Matthew McConaughey

Matthew McConaughey is a Redskins fan who loves the University of Texas, so it makes sense that he took a picture on Friday with two former Longhorns who are now in Washington.

Colt McCoy was a bargain, too

Earlier today, we pointed out that the Steelers got receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey at a CBA-induced bargain. Base salary of $735,000, signing bonus of $65,000, cap number of $635,000. The Redskins got the same bargain, with veteran quarterback Colt McCoy.  Per a source with knowledge of the contract, McCoy gets a base salary of $735,000 and…

Colt McCoy to Redskins: Latest Contract Details, Analysis and Reaction

In a move that may start the countdown clock on Kirk Cousins' departure, the Washington Redskins have landed a new backup quarterback. Washington and former Texas standout Colt McCoy agreed to terms on a contract, though the team did not disclose salary information: McCoy, 27, was in Redskins Park for a meeting with team officials Thursday. Show More Summary

Colt McCoy Finds New Home in Washington Alongside RG III

It sounds like a Texas "Dream Team" on the Potomac. [ more › ]

Colt McCoy era ends, as expected

Colt McCoy officially became a former San Francisco 49er when he signed Thursday with the Washington Redskins. In reality, McCoy was gone as soon as the season ended. It was clear the 49ers were ready to move. In fact, they considered...Show More Summary

Redskins sign QB Colt McCoy

The Redskins signed quarterback Colt McCoy on Thursday the team announced.

Redskins add QB Colt McCoy

Colt McCoy is a member of the Washington Redskins. Say goodbye to Rex Grossman? Probably. Could it mean the Redskins might have something cooking for backup quarterback Kirk Cousins? Doubtful. From the outside it looks as if McCoy just fits in Grossman’s role the past two seasons behind Robert Griffin III and Cousins. Show More Summary

Washington signs Colt McCoy

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 struggled to find consistency as…

49ers could look at these QBs in the draft

The San Francisco 49ers will likely consider adding a quarterback in the mid rounds of the draft. The team would like to develop a backup to young star Colin Kaepernick. His 2013 backup, veteran Colt McCoy, is a free agent. The teamShow More Summary

San Francisco 49ers: Free-Agent Options at Backup Quarterback

It may not be their most pressing need, but the San Francisco 49ers find themselves approaching free agency without a backup quarterback. Colt McCoy is an unrestricted free agent after appearing in only four games for the team this year,...Show More Summary

Texas Football: Why 4-Star Jerrod Heard Will Finally End the Horns' QB Drought

A new era has arrived in Austin, and the era is not only due to the hiring of an entirely new coaching staff. The Texas Longhorns have been without a solid quarterback option since Colt McCoy left the 40-acres in 2009. But the four year...Show More Summary

Texas' Coaching Search Committee Would Be Wise to Remember the Defense

As Texas pours over candidates, looking for a name that will sate the masses, the folks doing the searching would be wise to remember that winning with defense never goes out of style. Since the 2009 departure of Colt McCoy, the Texas Longhorns have been a team searching for an identity. Show More Summary

Longhorns No Longer Own Texas, Big 12: How Times Have Changed Since Colt McCoy

The inevitable end to the Mack Brown era at Texas is coming because Texas isn't Texas. Or, at least, the Texas it wants to be. The rebuilding project Brown has been orchestrating over the past few years has fallen short. The Longhorns...Show More Summary

Re-Imagining Texas' 2013 Season Without Injuries

Injuries happen. When Colt McCoy endured his shoulder injury against Alabama on the fifth offensive snap in the 2009 BCS National Championship Game, the Texas Longhorns had to play on. It was only after that 37-21 loss that Texas could...Show More Summary

Texas Football: Are Things Finally Turning Around for the Other McCoy?

Texas quarterback Case McCoy embraced the underdog role at a young age. Whether it was growing up with a rare skin disease, living in the shadows of older brother Colt McCoy or consistently being a backup quarterback at Texas, Case McCoy's...Show More Summary

Texas Football: How Long Until Texas Is a National Title Contender Again?

Greatness is achieved with transcendent players. At Texas, those associated with greatness helped the Longhorns to achieve the status they have today. In recent memory, we think of Colt McCoy and Vince Young. Greatness has been desperately thin on the 40 Acres, and the fans can only wonder when their beloved 'Horns will be title contenders again. Show More Summary

49ers claim McLeod Bethel-Thompson, waive John Skelton

The 49ers are spinning the backup quarterback carousel again, Last week, the 49ers signed quarterback John Skelton and waived rookie B.J. Daniels in a shuffle of third-string quarterbacks behind Colin Kaepernick and Colt McCoy. This week, it’s Skelton that’s out. The NFL’s daily transaction release brought news that San Francisco claimed quarterback McLeod Bethel-Thompson off…

History of Texas Longhorns Quarterbacks Post-Colt McCoy

Have you ever wondered how Texas, which has inked top-five recruiting classes six of the last eight years, hasn’t produced a star quarterback since Colt McCoy? New light was shed on this phenomenon in a tweet posted by ESPN’s Brett McMurphy during Florida State’s opener at Pitt in Week 1. Show More Summary

Seneca Wallace: 49ers used me to get Colt McCoy to take a pay cut

Former 49ers quarterback Seneca Wallace says the only reason San Francisco signed him this preseason was to squeeze fellow backup quarterback Colt McCoy to get a pay cut. “I’ve been around this game long enough where I can see what’s going on,” Wallace told the Des Moines Register, “and I realized right away the reason…

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC