Rex Grossman 8 | Quarterback

Washington Redskins

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Sat. Aug 16, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Grossman may sit out Monday's preseason game against the Redskins, the Akron Beacon Journal reports. Impact: The veteran signed with Cleveland this past week and figures to serve a mentoring role as the third quarterback behind Brian Hoyer and Johnny Manziel. Although he's familiar with offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan's system, Grossman will likely watch from the sidelines Monday as South Carolina product Connor Shaw takes the third-team reps.(RotoWire, )
Tue. Aug 12, 2014
News: The Cleveland Browns have signed Grossman and waived quarterback Tyler Thigpen. The 33-year-old Grossman is entering his 12th year in the NFL and joins a team where Brian Hoyer and Johnny Manziel are vying for the starting job. Impact: Grossman, a former first-round pick, has played for the Bears (2003-08), Texans (2009) and Redskins (2010-13). In the 2006 season, he led Chicago to the Super Bowl in his first full season as the starter.(STATS, 10:40am)
Tue. Aug 12, 2014
News: Grossman signed with the Browns on Tuesday, reports. Impact: Grossman joins the Browns after spending the past four seasons in Washington working with offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan. Although both Brian Hoyer and Johnny Manziel will continue to compete for Cleveland's starting quarterback job, Grossman is expected to mentor both and help tutor them through Shanahan's offensive scheme. In a corresponding move, the Browns opted to release quarterback Tyler Thigpen on Tuesday.(RotoWire, )
2013 Season
Ht: 6' 1"  Wt: 225  Age: 33
Born: 8/23/1980, Bloomington, Indiana
College: Florida
NFL Experience: 12th season
Drafted: 2003 - Rd 1
(22nd overall by the Bears)
Salary: n/a
Injury Status
No reported Injury
Depth Chart
1. Brian Hoyer
2. Johnny Manziel
3. Rex Grossman
4. Connor Shaw