Cousins was a hot commodity in the 2012 NFL draft, but was a surprise pick by the Redskins in the fourth round, considering the team had already selected Robert Griffin III with the No. 2 overall pick.
In Week 14 against the Baltimore Ravens, Cousins showed exactly why the Redskins took a chance on him. Cousins entered the game in the final moments and threw a touchdown pass followed by a successful two-point conversion.
Cousins would go on to lead the Redskins to victory in overtime against one of the best teams in the NFL.
With Cousins finally seeing some action and more than proving he has the potential to be an NFL quarterback, here are five teams that need to be on the phone with the Redskins[ organization when the offseason begins.