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Kirk Cousins came into the NFL Combine as one of the more high-profile quarterbacks.
After all, last season, playing for the Michigan State Spartans, he threw for 3,316 passing yards, 25 touchdowns, and 10 interceptions.
On the positive side, he did a great job in the passing drills, and scouts should be more than happy about his performance.
Unfortunately, his poor showcasing of athleticism will hurt his draft stock considerably and will bring up questions as to how long he can last..
While the 40-yard dash isn't the most important thing to look at, it should be noted that his 4.93 time was the 11th best out of the 19 quarterbacks in the combine.
In addition, he posted a 7.05 in the three-cone drill and a 4.50 in the 20-yard shuttle, times that were beaten out by the likes of guys like Northern Illinois' Chandler Harnish and Southern Miss' Austin David.
No disrespect towards either of those guys, but a high-profile quarterback coming from a school in the Big 10 should be able to put up better numbers. A quarterback needs to be show that he has short but quick bursts of speed, but Cousins was unable to do so, compared to most of the other quarterbacks.
Hopefully, his pro day at Michigan State next month will showcase him in a more positive light.