The Redskins reportedly aren't planning on Alex Smith (lower leg) taking the field in 2019, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.
Alex Smith was spotted in Washington on Monday donning a sizable brace on his surgically repaired right leg, Ben Standig of NBC Sports Washington reports.
Alex Smith remains in the early stages of his recovery from a broken fibula and tibia in his right leg, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports. "We're obviously hopeful he can turn a corner and start the rehab process and possibly get back on the field," coach Jay Gruden said Monday. "That's all we can hope for right now."
Alex Smith (lower leg) has been released from the hospital, Adam Schefter and John Keim of ESPN.com report.
Alex Smith isn't expected to be ready to play at the start of the 2019 season while he continues to recover from an infection stemming from his multiple surgeries to address a broken fibula and tibia in his right leg, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.
Alex Smith developed an infection after undergoing surgery in November to address a broken fibula and tibia in his right leg, sources informed Ian Rapoport of NFL Network.
The Redskins are optimistic that Alex Smith (lower leg) will be able to resume his career in 2019, though doctors are maintaining a "wait-and-see" attitude with regards to the quarterback's future outlook, sources tell Adam Schefter of ESPN.
Alex Smith (lower leg) will require 8-to-10 months to recover fully, which could impact his availability for Week 1 of the 2019 season, JP Finlay of NBC Sports Washington reports.
Alex Smith's season-ending injury included compound and spiral fractures in his right leg, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.
Alex Smith (lower leg) was officially placed on injured reserve Monday, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.
Alex Smith had successful surgery on his broken leg and is expected to make a full recovery within 6-to-8 months, JP Finlay of NBC Sports Washington reports.