Colin Kaepernick supporters have lengthy awaited the previous 49ers quarterback’s return to the league. Reports quantity NFL groups have been exhibiting curiosity in signing Kaepernick have been swirling round for months. Jay Gruden, Washington Redskins coach, fueled such stories when he introduced that he had “critically mentioned” inviting Kaepernick to play for his workforce after that they had misplaced their first and second-string sign callers. According to an insider who spoke to ESPN, Kaepernick is unlikely to hitch the Washington Redskins within the close to future, or some other NFL workforce for that matter, as a result of none have reached out to him.
Gruden reportedly informed ESPN that his concern about Kaepernick’s data the workforce’s fensive scheme has made him hesitant to signal him up to now. “When you’re speaking a couple of backup quarterback this late within the sport you need somebody with an analogous talent set to the quarterback you’ve gotten, ”Gruden stated. “Not that Colin can’t do some the issues we’ve talked about, however we would like somebody with a bit extra familiarity.”
It seems that the Washington Redskins selected to signal Mark Sanchez in favour Kaepernick. Sanchez, a former New York Jets signee is well-known for his function in an notorious play popularly known as the “Butt Fumble” the place he fumbled the ball after colliding with the rear finish his teammate Brandon Moore in a 2012 sport in opposition to the New England Patriots. The Skins additionally signed Josh Johnson, a participant who beforehand served as backup to Kaepernick throughout his time in San Fransisco.