Thirty-three years to the day former Washington Redskins quarterback Joe Theismann suffered a gruesome broken leg, Redskins’ QB Alex Smith suffered the same exact injury, with Theismann watching from the stands. Smith suffered a broken tibia and fibula and underwent emergency surgery and is out for the rest of the year.

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Alex Smith GRUESOME INJURY vs Texans | Broken Ankle

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Joe Theismann’s leg injury, 1985: