It was not known how the snaps were to be divided during full team drills later in the practice, which is closed to reporters.
Several people familiar with the situation said earlier Wednesday that Cousins is to start Sunday’s game at Atlanta ahead of Griffin. Coach Mike Shanahan said Monday he was considering sitting down Griffin in favor of Cousins for the remainder of season to protect Griffin, who has been sacked 24 times in the last five games.
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● Wednesday’s practice began at 11:50 p.m. Coach Mike Shanahan and quarterback Robert Griffin III are scheduled to meet with reporters after practice.
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