Washington Redskins Coach Jay Gruden anticipates Colt McCoy will be sufficiently recovered from a neck injury in time to start Sunday against the New York Giants, adding that McCoy is "in the lead" above Robert Griffin III and Kirk Cousins despite coming off a subpar performance.
McCoy was officially listed as limited in practice Thursday and will need to receive a final medical clearance Friday, but Gruden thinks McCoy will get the go-ahead from the doctor.
"It's pretty positive right now. … He looked fine today," Gruden said.
McCoy sprained his neck when he was sacked in the...