• Adrian Peterson weighs in on Alex Smith's horrific ankle injury

    22 days ago - By Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

    Adrian Peterson, who knows a thing or two about horrific leg injuries reacts to Alex Smith's gruesome leg injury suffered in Week 11 against the Texans, and how the offensive plans to move forward with Colt McCoy.
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  • Redskins lose Smith for season to broken leg; Mariota hurt

    Redskins lose Smith for season to broken leg; Mariota hurt

    22 days ago - By Saint Louis Today

    Thirty-three years to the day after the Redskins lost quarterback Joe Theismann to a broken leg, Alex Smith's season ended on an eerily similar injury in Washington's 23-21 loss to the Houston Texans on Sunday.
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  • Joe Theismann reacts to Alex Smith's injury, similar to his own 33 years ago

    22 days ago - By Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

    Redskins quarterback Alex Smith fractured both the tibia and fibula of his right ankle in the third quarter of the Sunday's game against the Texans, effectively ending his season. Former Redskins quarterback Joe Theismann, who suffered his own gruesome right leg injury 33 years ago to the day, reacted to Smith's injury.
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  • Joe Theismann ‘turned away' after seeing QB Alex Smith's injury

    22 days ago - By Review Journal

    Exactly 33 years to the day after Theismann's gruesome injury during a nationally televised game , Smith went down with breaks to his right fibia and tibia midway through the third quarter of Washington's 23-21 loss to the visiting Houston Texans on Sunday and was replaced at QB by backup Colt McCoy.
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  • Redskins QB Alex Smith out for season after suffering serious leg injury in loss to Texans

    22 days ago - By Philly

    Washington Redskins quarterback Alex Smith will miss the rest of the season after suffering a broken tibia and fibula in his right leg during the team's loss to Houston on Sunday.
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  • Exactly 33 years since his own gruesome injury, Joe Theismann ‘just so upset' for Alex Smith

    22 days ago - By The Washington Post

    “I can't believe it,” said the former Redskins star, who was watching from a FedEx Field suite. “November 18th is such a horrible day for Redskins quarterbacks.”
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  • Texans and Redskins come together after Alex Smith's broken leg

    22 days ago - By ABC

    Shades of Joe Theismann? Alex Smith's injury against the Texans gave many flashbacks to the career-ending injury.
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  • Alex Smith Suffers Theismann-Like Leg Injury Exactly 33 Years After Theismann

    22 days ago - By Slate

    Alex Smith was having a pretty good first year in Washington. After being traded in the offseason from the Kansas City Chiefs, the veteran quarterback led his new team to a 6-3 record, good enough for first place in the NFC East. If Washington is to continue its playoff hunt, however, it will likely have to be without Smith, who suffered a horrendous leg injury on Sunday against the Houston Texans.
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  • Alex Smith Suffers Gruesome Injury 33 Years After Joe Theismann's

    22 days ago - By NY Times

    Smith, the Redskins quarterback, was injured and carted off the field in the third quarter of the game against the Texans.
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  • Alex Smith carted off after suffering gruesome ankle injury versus Texans

    22 days ago - By The Washington Post

    The Redskins quarterback was sacked during the third quarter, and his lower leg and ankle appeared to bend awkwardly.
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  • Redskins' Alex Smith suffers gruesome injury 33 years to the day after Joe Theismann's broken leg

    22 days ago - By CBS Sports

    Smith left the field on a stretcher and in an air cast and he was replaced by Colt McCoy
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  • Alex Smith suffers gruesome injury against Texans

    22 days ago - By Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

    Redskins quarterback Alex Smith suffered a gruesome ankle injury in the third quarter against the Houston Texans. Smith was carted off.
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  • Alex Smith suffered a gruesome injury that reminded many of Joe Theisman's infamous broken leg

    Alex Smith suffered a gruesome injury that reminded many of Joe Theisman's infamous broken leg

    22 days ago - By Business Insider

    Alex Smith suffered a gruesome leg injury in the third quarter of the Redskins game against the Texans.
    The injury immediately brought up memories of Joe Thiesman's infamous career-ending leg injury.
    Smith was carted off the field with backup quarterback Colt McCoy taking over in his absence.
    Alex Smith went down in the third quarter of the Washington Redskins game against the Houston Texans on Sunday with a gruesome leg injury.
    Trailing 17-7 but driving towards the red zone, Smith dropped back on third-and-9 and was immediately pursued by the Texans pass rush. Running backward, Smith went...
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  • Alex Smith suffers nasty ankle injury exactly 33 years after Theismann's career-ending injury

    22 days ago - By Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

    Redskins quarterback Alex Smith suffered a gruesome ankle injury in the third quarter against the Houston Texans, and one former Redskins quarterback knows exactly
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