Originally posted on It's Always Sunny in Detroit  |  Last updated 11/19/11
Today was senior day in East Lansing. Kirk Cousins, one of the most prolific quarterbacks in Michigan State history, ended his final game at Spartan Stadium by saluting the Spartan helmet at midfield.  Cousins, only the second three-year captain in MSU football history, has put up some sneaky good numbers that rank right up with the best quarterbacks ever to come through East Lansing. Cousins trails only Jeff Smoker in passing attempts, completions, yards and touchdowns. A three year starter, Cousins has racked up 660 completions in 1028 attempts, good for a 64% completion percentage. He's also thrown for 8,336 yards and 60 touchdowns. Next week, the Spartans travel to Northwestern for their final regular season game. Kirk will need one passing touchdown and 25 completions to tie Smoker. He's 122 attempts and 596 yards short of taking over first place in those categories. Kirk has been a great Spartan over his four years. He's part of a senior class who is the winningest class
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