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Players

Kirk Cousins
QB #8
Height:
6-3
Weight:
202
Age:
26
College:
Michigan State
Hometown:
Holland, Mich.
Experience:
4

Quick Stats (2014):

TDS
10
INT
9
YDS
1,710
RTG
86.4

MILESTONES
NFL debut: 10/7/12 (vs. ATL)... First start: 12/16/12 (at CLE)... First win as starter: 12/16/12: (at CLE, 38-21)... First fourth-quarter comeback win: 12/9/12 (vs. BAL, 31-28 in OT)... First completion: 10/7/12 (vs. ATL, 4 yards to Joshua Morgan)... First passing TD: 10/7/12 (vs. ATL, 77 yards to Santana Moss)... First multi-passing TD game: 12/16/12 (at CLE, 2)... First 300-yard passing game: 12/16/12 (at CLE, 329 yards)... First 400- yard passing game: 9/21/14 (at PHI, 427 yards).

MILESTONES
NFL debut: 10/7/12 (vs. ATL)... First start: 12/16/12 (at CLE)... First win as starter: 12/16/12: (at CLE, 38-21)... First fourth-quarter comeback win: 12/9/12 (vs. BAL, 31-28 in OT)... First completion: 10/7/12 (vs. ATL, 4 yards to Joshua Morgan)... First passing TD: 10/7/12 (vs. ATL, 77 yards to Santana Moss)... First multi-passing TD game: 12/16/12 (at CLE, 2)... First 300-yard passing game: 12/16/12 (at CLE, 329 yards)... First 400- yard passing game: 9/21/14 (at PHI, 427 yards).

TRANSACTIONS
Selected by the Washington Redskins in the fourth round (102nd overall) of the 2012 NFL Draft.

PRO
Enters 2015 having appeared in 15 regular season games and one postseason game with nine regular season starts... Completed 33-of-48 passes (68.8 percent) for 466 yards with four touchdowns, three interceptions and a passer rating of 101.6 in his rookie season in 2012... With Robert Griffin III, was part of quarterback duo in 2012 that made the Redskins the first team since the 1970 AFL-NFL merger to have two different rookie quarterbacks lead fourth-quarter comeback wins in the same season and the first team in history with two rookie quarterbacks with 300-yard passing games in a single season.

YEAR-BY-YEAR
2014 (REDSKINS)

Set career highs in games played (six), games started (five), pass attempts (204), completions (126), passing yards (1,710), passing touchdowns (10) and rushing attempts (seven) in 2014... Active but did not play at HOU (9/7)... Entered in relief vs. JAX (9/14) and completed 22-of-33 passes of 250 yards with two touchdowns and a 109.4 passer rating en route to a 41- 10 win. Completed his first 12 passes, the longest consecutive completion streak of his career, exceeding his 10 consecutive completions vs. DAL in 2013... Started at PHI (9/21) and completed 30-of-48 passes for 427 yards with three touchdowns and a passer rating of 103.4. Recorded career highs in completions (30), passing yards (427) and passing touchdowns (three). Was the first 400-yard passing day of his career and the first by a Redskins quarterback since Donovan McNabb vs. Houston on Sept. 19, 2010 (426). Earned FedEx Air Player of the Week honors for his performance... Completed 19-of-33 passes for 257 yards with one touchdown and four interceptions in a start vs. NYG (9/25)... Started vs. SEA (10/6) and completed 21-of-36 passes for 283 yards with two touchdowns and no interceptions with a passer rating of 102.0... Started and completed 24-of-38 passes for 354 yards with two touchdowns at ARI (10/12)... Started vs. TEN (10/19) and completed 10-of-16 passes for 139 yards in one half of action... Active but did not play at DAL (10/27)... Inactive at MIN (11/2), vs. TB (11/16), at SF (11/23), at IND (11/30), vs. STL (12/7) and at NYG (12/14)... Active but did not play vs. PHI (12/20) and vs. DAL (12/28).

2013 (REDSKINS)
Appeared in five games, starting the final three of the season... Active but did not play vs. PHI (9/9), at GB (9/15), vs. DET (9/22), at OAK (9/29), at DAL (10/13) and vs. CHI (10/20)... Completed 5-of-9 passes for 48 yards with two interceptions in reserve at DEN (10/27)... Active but did not play vs. SD (11/3), at MIN (11/7), at PHI (11/17), vs. SF (11/25) and vs. NYG (12/1)... Completed 7-of-16 passes for 59 yards in reserve vs. KC (12/8)... Started at ATL (12/15), completing 29-of-45 passes for 381 yards and three touchdowns, all career highs. Became the first Redskins quarterback in the Super Bowl era to throw for 300 yards in each of his first two career starts, according to the Elias Sports Bureau. Threw for 248 yards in the first half, the most in a first half by a Redskins quarterback since Mark Rypien threw for 259 yards in the first two quarters vs. Atlanta on Nov. 10, 1991... Started and completed 21-of-36 passes for 197 yards with one touchdown and one interception vs. DAL (12/22). Also posted two rushing attempts for 10 yards... Started and completed 19-of-49 passes for 169 yards at NYG (12/29).

2012 (REDSKINS)
Played in three regular season games with one start and saw his first postseason action... Was active but did not play as the second quarterback in a season-opening win at NO (9/9), at STL (9/16), vs. CIN (9/23) and at TB (9/30)... Saw his first action vs. ATL (10/7), entering in relief of the injured Robert Griffin III in the third quarter and completing 5-of-9 passes for 111 yards with a touchdown and two interceptions. His first career pass attempt was a four-yard completion to wide receiver Joshua Morgan. In the fourth quarter, he threw the first touchdown pass of his career, finding Santana Moss for a 77-yard touchdown. With the pass, the Redskins became the first team since the 1941 Chicago Cardinals to have two rookie quarterbacks each throw a touchdown pass of 75+ yards in the same season... Active but did not play vs. MIN (10/14), at NYG (10/21), at PIT (10/28), vs. CAR (11/4), vs. PHI (11/18), at DAL (11/22) and vs. NYG (12/3)... Led the first fourth-quarter comeback of his career, replacing Griffin III in the final two minutes of a win vs. BAL (12/9). Led an eight-point fourth-quarter comeback, making the Redskins the first team since the 1970 AFL-NFL merger to have two different rookie quarterbacks lead fourth-quarter comeback wins in the same season. Hit Pierre Garçon for an 11-yard touchdown and then converted the game-tying two-point conversion on a quarterback draw, marking the first time in team history that the Redskins had scored a two-point conversion to send a game to overtime. The comeback was named the NFL GMC Never Say Never Moment of the Week... Made his first career start in a win at CLE (12/16), completing 26-of-37 passes  for 329 yards with two touchdowns, all career highs. He and Griffin III became the first duo to each have started a game for the Redskins as rookies in the same season since Heath Shuler and Gus Frerotte in 1994. With Cousins’ victory in Week 15 and Griffin III’s win in Week 1, the Redskins became the first team in a non-strike season to have two different rookie quarterbacks win their first career starts in the same season since rookies John Elway and Gary Kubiak won their starting debuts with the Denver Broncos in 1983. The game was Cousins’ first 300-yard passing performance, as the Redskins became the first team in NFL history to have two different rookie quarterbacks post 300-yard passing games in the same season. Won Pepsi NFL Rookie of the Week and GMC Never Say Never Moment of the Week for his efforts... Active but did not play at PHI (12/23) and vs. DAL (12/30)... Completed three-of-10 passes for 31 yards in relief of an injured Griffin III in the NFC Wild Card Round vs. SEA (1/6).

COLLEGE
Appeared in 45 games, starting 39 of his last 40 contests, completing 723- of-1,128 passes (64.10%) for 9,131 yards, 66 touchdowns and 30 interceptions... Gained 9,004 yards on 1,239 plays, an average of 7.33 yards per snap and 200.08 yards per game... Holds the school career-record with 66 touchdown passes, topping the previous mark of 61 by Jeff Smoker (2000-03)... Exited Michigan State ranking tenth on the Big Ten Conference all-time touchdown passes list (66)... His 25 touchdown passes in 2011 broke the old school season record of 22 by Drew Stanton in 2005... Threw for at least two touchdowns in 19 starts... Set school record for career pass completions (723)... His 34 completions vs. Notre Dame in 2011 were one shy of Smoker’s school single-game record (35 vs. Ohio State in 2003)... One of seven players in school history to complete at least 60 percent of his passes for MSU, as his pass completion percentage of 64.1 is second in school history and tied for seventh in Big Ten Conference history... Established a Michigan State career-record with a 146.08 pass efficiency rating, topping the old mark of 142.3 by Gene Glick (1946-49)... Holds the school record with 9,004 yards in total offense for his career... Was only the second player in Spartan history to be named team captain as a sophomore and the first since 1949... Holds the school career record with 26 games throwing for at least 200 yards... One of only sixteen players in the history of the university to earn Academic All-Big Ten Conference honors all four seasons.

PERSONAL
In the 2013 offseason, published his first book, “Game Changer: Faith, Football, & Finding Your Way,” in which he uses a letter written to his 15-year-old self to serve as guidance for young athletes... Attended Holland (Mich.) Christian H.S., where he lettered in football, baseball and basketball... Earned All-Ottawa-Kent Conference honors as a quarterback for the football team, as a pitcher for the baseball squad and as a shooting guard for basketball... Was a three-star prospect by Rivals.com, which rated him Michigan’s 27th-best overall prospect... Closed out his career by completing 198-of-366 passes (.541) for 3,204 yards, 40 touchdowns and 18 interceptions in sixteen games, as he had at least three touchdown passes in nine of those contests... In 2006, Cousins was an All-State and Academic All-State honorable mention choice by the Michigan High School Football Coaches Association, as he went on to set 35 school game-, season- and career-records en route to garnering Area Player of the Year accolades... That season, he completed 130-of-231 throws (.563) for 2,088 yards, 28 touchdowns and 10 interceptions as a senior, leading the Maroons to a program-best 7-3 record while qualifying for the playoffs for the first time in school history... Graduated from Michigan State in December 2011 with a 3.68 grade point average, majoring in Kinesiology... Participated in the Spartan Buddies program, volunteering in the pediatric ward at Sparrow Hospital in Lansing and in the Athletes in Action sports ministry... In the spring of 2013, served as the color analyst on the Big Ten Network broadcast of Michigan State’s Green-White Spring Game... Has volunteered at Tyler’s Kids Outreach Football Camp and Extreme Recess events at Redskins Park, as well as Ryan Kerrigan’s Blitz for the Better Foundation fundraising events, acting as a celebrity waiter at a special dinner event. Helped raise funds for breast cancer research and services for the American Cancer Society at the SACK Cancer Gala in 2014... Son of MaryAnn and Don Cousins... Father is a minister... Brother, Kyle, lettered four times as a pitcher at Calvin College (Grand Rapids, Mich.)... Married his wife, Julie, in the 2014 offseason... Born Aug. 19, 1988.

Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesPassingRushingFumbles
GGSCompAttYdsAvgTDIntSckSckYRateAttYdsAvgTDFUMLost
TOTAL 240 407 3,030 7.4 18 19 16 129 77.5 14 56 4 0 6 4
2014 WAS 6 5 126 204 1,710 8.4 10 9 8 70 86.4 7 20 2.9 0 2 2
2013 WAS 5 3 81 155 854 5.5 4 7 5 32 58.4 4 14 3.5 0 3 2
2012 WAS 3 1 33 48 466 9.7 4 3 3 27 101.6 3 22 7.3 0 1 0
Recent Games
WKOppResultPassingRushingFumbles
CompAttPctYdsAvgTDIntSckSckYRateAttYdsAvgTDFUMLost
1 @HOU L 6-17 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2 JAC W 41-10 22 33 66.7 250 7.6 2 0 2 21 109.4 1 -1 -1 0 -- --
3 @PHI L 34-37 30 48 62.5 427 8.9 3 1 0 0 103.4 3 5 1.7 0 -- --
4 NYG L 14-45 19 33 57.6 257 7.8 1 4 2 14 53 1 12 12 0 1 1
5 SEA L 17-27 21 36 58.3 283 7.9 2 0 1 8 102 2 4 2 0 -- --
6 @ARI L 20-30 24 38 63.2 354 9.3 2 3 2 19 78.2 -- -- -- -- -- --
7 TEN W 19-17 10 16 62.5 139 8.7 0 1 1 8 64.3 -- -- -- -- 1 1
8 @DAL W 20-17 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
9 @MIN L 26-29 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
11 TB L 7-27 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
12 @SF L 13-17 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
13 @IND L 27-49 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
14 STL L 0-24 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
15 @NYG L 13-24 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
16 PHI W 27-24 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
17 DAL L 17-44 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --

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