Denver Broncos popular supervisor John Elway said closing week on the NFL Scouting Combine that he did no longer know what quarterback Case Keenum’s feature would be in 2019.
Now, it is legendary Keenum will have to search out out the save he matches with one other team.
The Broncos and Washington Redskins possess agreed to phrases on a commerce that would send quarterback Case Keenum to Washington, NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported, by the employ of sources commended of the problem.
Denver will salvage a sixth-spherical establish and Washington will salvage a seventh-rounder plus Keenum, Rapoport added.
The Redskins had focused Keenum as their top chance, per Rapoport, and he’ll battle Colt McCoy for the beginning job.
Washington wanted one other signal-caller given the uncertainty surrounding Alex Smith, who continues to rehabilitate from a horrid leg hurt suffered in some unspecified time in the future of the 2018 traditional season.
At this rate, though, the Redskins are alongside side one other journeyman quarterback to the roster to compete with McCoy, who has been with three groups on his profession. The Redskins will be Keenum’s fourth team in as many seasons.
Keenum is decided to affix his fifth team since coming into the league as an undrafted free agent with the Houston Texans in 2012.
He signed a two-yr take care of the Broncos closing offseason, nonetheless Denver’s pending commerce for quarterback Joe Flacco made Keenum expendable. Prior to becoming a member of the Broncos in 2018, Keenum spent the 2017 season with the Minnesota Vikings, parts of the 2014 season with the Texans and Rams, and then with the Rams from 2015 to 2016.
On his profession, Keenum holds a 26-28 represent as a starter and has handed for 12,661 yards and 64 touchdowns with 42 interceptions.