Johnson, who besides the Bucs and Bengals has spent time with the Browns, 49ers, Colts, Bills, Giants and Texans, was the first player selected last week in the Alliance of American Football's inaugural quarterback draft. "Not that Colin can't do some of the things that I'm talking about, but somebody with a little bit of familiarity". His camp has been actively pursuing a collusion suit against the NFL owners, alleging that Kaepernick has had work opportunities closed off to him, due to his activism on the national stage. "He's been talked about, but we'll probably go in a different direction".More news: British MPs deal PM May stinging rebuke on Brexit
"There's not a lot of time to get a brand-new quarterback and system installed in a couple of days", he said.More news: Apple implements Do Not Disturb app on iPhone, after TRAIs warning
"It's about evaluating the skill set", Gruden said.
Added Gruden: "You want to have somebody with a similar skillset to the quarterback you have. Now it goes from contingency plan to game plan", Sanchez said.More news: First post-wedding pictures of Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas
Now, the Redskins are once again on the market for a quarterback, needing someone to come in and backup Sanchez in case he too goes down.