Report: Kirk Cousins absolutely will play for Washington in 2017

After much smoke that Kirk Cousins might play for another team besides Washington in 2017, it appears there is absolutely no fire to this story. The writing was on the wall that this would be the inevitable turn of events when the San Francisco 49ers signed Brian Hoyer and Matt Barkley in free agency this year.Realistically, that was the only other team Cousins was going to have...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Browns may pursue Kirk Cousins trade

In their decades-long quest to find a franchise quarterback, the Cleveland Browns are reportedly looking to the trade market. Specifically, they’re looking at Kirk Cousins.“Per a league source, there’s a growing belief in some circles that the Browns will try to acquire Cousins via trade,” Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk reported. “Another source said that, when Cousins...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Kirk Cousins insists he never demanded trade

For better or worse, Kirk Cousins still is a Washington Redskin. And it appears the quarterback is doing a little damage control.Cousins appeared on Adam Schefter’s “Know Them From Adam” podcast Tuesday to refute a report that he went to Redskins owner Dan Snyder to request a trade.“I did inquire if there was any interest in trading me to get an understanding of their perspective...
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Terrelle Pryor responds to Kirk Cousins question with Browns QB zinger

Terrelle Pryor was introduced as a new member of the Washington Redskins Monday, and not surprisingly he was asked about Kirk Cousins.Specifically, Pryor was asked if, during his contract negotiations with the club, he had pressed Washington about Cousins’ status. His response was just tremendous. In football terms, Pryor basically said, “I’ve already walked through hell to...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Cousins refuses to work under Bruce Allen long term

Washington quarterback Kirk Cousins is reportedly biding his time until he can join another team in free agency, and disagreements with his bosses likely have a lot to do with that.A source close to Cousins told Chick Hernandez of that Cousins refuses to talk about a long-term contract in Washington as long as Bruce Allen remains in his current role as team president...
Via Larry Brown Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Cousins signs franchise tender, is eligible to be traded

Kirk Cousins is officially eligible to be traded to another NFL team if Washington decides to grant the quarterback his wish.Cousins signed his franchise tender on Friday morning, which means he will be playing for Washington on a one-year, $23.94 million deal if he sticks around. Multiple reports have claimed Cousins wants out of Washington, and there had been speculation that the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Kirk Cousins really wants to play for the 49ers

He might be on the verge of signing the franchise tag Washington handed him. Redskins owner Daniel Snyder might not want to trade him to the San Francisco 49ers. The 49ers themselves have added two quarterbacks (Brian Hoyer and Matt Barkley) in free agency.But in no way does this mean that Kirk Cousins wants to remain on the Redskins. He made this clear by reportedly asking team...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Kirk Cousins wants 'no part' of Washington

The Kirk Cousins situation remains one of the hottest of the NFL offseason.Cousins was franchise-tagged by Washington for the second straight season and is set to make around $24 million in 2017. Washington says their exclusive franchise tag of Cousins means they will keep him this season, but they’re not exactly making efforts to sign him long-term.Enter San Francisco.The Niners...
Via Larry Brown Sports
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: 49ers are ‘likely’ to acquire Kirk Cousins

Kirk Cousins may remain with Washington and play under the franchise tag once again in 2017, but that could be his last season with the team — if he even makes it that far.Michael Silver of said Tuesday that he considers it “more likely than not” that Cousins will end up with the San Francisco 49ers, whether it happens via trade this year or free agency next offseason...
Via Larry Brown Sports
19 days ago  |  Discuss

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