Did Mark Sanchez get “Butt Fumble” redemption in Redskins-Eagles?


Not much went right for Mark Sanchez or the Washington Redskins on Monday night.

But if you're really looking for silver linings, Sanchez may have exorcized an old demon.

The 32-year-old quarterback was thrust into action after Alex Smith's backup, Colt McCoy, also went down with an injury against the Philadelphia Eagles. And while he played terribly in a 28-13 loss, he also did this:

Yes, that's Sanchez recovering a fumble with his butt.

Here's the last time Sanchez's name was associated with "butt" and "fumble:"

The QB's recovery Monday night hardly makes up for his disastrous 2012 "butt fumble" against the New England Patriots, who returned his cough-up for a touchdown in a blowout win over the New York Jets. 

But all redemptions have to start somewhere, right?

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