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Nick Marshall, Neal Sterling fighting for roster spot in preseason finale

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Seventh-round pick Neal Sterling has been sidelined by a hamstring injury and will be making his preseason debut on Thursday. AP Photo/John Raoux

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The Jacksonville Jaguars play their final preseason game of the preseason at 7:30 p.m. ET Thursday vs. the Washington Redskins at FedEx Field. Here are a couple things to watch during the game:

Why watch: The starters aren't going to play much, if at all, but several players are fighting to make a final impression before the roster has to be trimmed to 53 by 4 p.m. ET on Saturday. One player to watch is undrafted rookie cornerback Nick Marshall, who is making the transition from quarterback. He is battling Peyton Thompson, Rashaad Reynolds and Jeremy Harris for what is likely the fifth cornerback spot. Another player to watch is rookie receiver Neal Sterling, who has missed the first three preseason games because of a hamstring injury. The seventh-round pick is going to have to make an impression on special teams to make the roster.

Did you know: The Jaguars are 4-0 against the Redskins in the preseason.