"He's just got to prove he can take better care of the football," said Jon Gruden, the brother of the Redskins coach and current ESPN analyst, who had Cousins join him for a passing camp in Florida in mid-February. "You saw it last year. When he was on, he was on. That performance at Philadelphia, against Jacksonville, was unbelievable at times, but he proved that the turnovers, the inconsistency, weren't good enough."
"There's not a lot of controversy in my eyes right now," Gruden said last week at a Chamber of Commerce breakfast in Clearwater, Fla. "If you want to catch up to Jeff Garcia, our young quarterbacks have a lot of work to do.