It was released earlier today that Coach Mike Shanahan decided to name Rex Grossman the starter for the Washington Redskins for the remainder of the season. That puts Donovan McNabb as a backup, and to add insult to injury he is now penciled in at third string behind John Beck.
Shanahan has made it clear that McNabb will not start or play in any more games for the rest of the season, in any situation.
This is another move that Shanahan has made that will eventually end to him getting axed, and it may not show now, but it will in time. This is one of many questionable calls this season, and it will only further this already disastrous Redskins team.
McNabb is obviously insulted. This is a guy who has had immense success in the NFL, and has been struggling more than usual this season. However, this is his first season in an entirely new offense on an entirely new team.
Here are 10 reasons why McNabb is done in Washington: