Super Bowl-winning coach Jon Gruden – whose brother, Jay, coaches the team – has praise for the Redskins' new starting quarterback.

Coaches will use Thursday's game to conduct a final round of evaluations on players. Here are the players Mike Jones sees making the team and on the bubble.

Redskins coach Jay Gruden and the team’s medical team held rookie running back Matt Jones out of second straight practice on Tuesday for what the coach described as a rest day.

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It’s been another eventful week in Redskins land. Robert Griffin III is out, and Kirk Cousins is in. Plenty of questions remain.

When Griffin was knocked out of the Aug. 20 game, cleared to play, then held out, the players association believes NFL rules were followed.

Because Kirk Cousins has locked up the starting quarterback job, Redskins coach Jay Gruden doesn't plan on playing him in Thursday night's preseason finale against the Jacksonville Jaguars.

Players said that they didn’t feel strongly one way or another about the decision. They expressed confidence in Gruden, and in Cousins, and offered support for Griffin.

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