1. Washington Redskins Cannot Afford to Let Kirk Cousins Get Away in 2017 Offseason

    With the franchise-tag deadline looming Wednesday, a handful of impending unrestricted free agents were slapped with the tag at the start of the week. Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins was not one of those players...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 6 months ago 17,480 reads 0 comments

  2. Kirk Cousins Reportedly Willing to Sign Free-Agent Contract with 49ers

    Kirk Cousins would consider signing a long-term deal with the San Francisco 49ers , ESPN.com's John Keim reported Monday. The 49ers would be a good fit for Cousins...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 months ago 42,404 reads 0 comments

  3. NFL Franchise Tag 2017: Latest News, Rumors on Players Eligible to Be Tagged

    The NFL 's franchise tag is one of the more polarizing commodities in sports. Teams use the tag to restrict a potential free agent's mobility on the market. Some players dislike the tag, wanting to test the waters...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 6 months ago 2,545 reads 0 comments

  4. Best and Worst Moves Washington Redskins Can Make This Offseason

    Keeping a Pro Bowl quarterback and at least one of his star wide receivers are among the best moves the Washington Redskins can make in what's sure to be a highly significant offseason...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 6 months ago 14,575 reads 0 comments

  5. Kirk Cousins Reportedly Won't Sign New Contract Before Franchise-Tag Deadline

    Quarterback Kirk Cousins won't sign a long-term deal before Washington applies the franchise tag to him, Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk reported Monday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 months ago 72,181 reads 0 comments

  6. Biggest Challenges Facing Washington Redskins in 2017 Offseason

    Kirk Cousins has to stay with the Washington Redskins , and so does at least one of his primary wide receivers, DeSean Jackson or Pierre Garcon ...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 6 months ago 7,497 reads 0 comments

  7. The One Free Agent Each NFL Team Must Re-Sign in 2017 Offseason

    When it comes to free agency, most fans think about all the new players their favorite teams will add—the high-profile acquisitions that will put the club "over the top...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 6 months ago 214,030 reads 0 comments

  8. 2017 NFL Free Agency: This Year's Top Candidates to Be Overpaid

    The idea of a bad contract in the NFL is going to drastically change once free agency starts March 9. "The bottom line is, a lot of guys are gonna get overpaid this year," former ...

    Brent Sobleski Written by Brent Sobleski about 6 months ago 63,373 reads 0 comments

  9. Offensive and Defensive Targets for Every NFL Team in 2017 Free Agency

    On March 9 at 4 p.m. ET, NFL teams will crawl out of their tents outside the giant imaginary free-agency department store. Think of the annual Black Friday scene—just with more money...

    Sean Tomlinson Written by Sean Tomlinson about 6 months ago 258,683 reads 0 comments

  10. Matching Top Free-Agent Quarterbacks on the Market to Best Team Fits

    There are two types of teams in the National Football League. There are those who have franchise quarterbacks and will do anything to keep them. And then there are those who do not and will do anything to get one...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 6 months ago 53,113 reads 0 comments

  11. Redskins Plan to Sign Kirk Cousins to Long-Term Contract, Avoid Franchise Tag

    After Kirk Cousins played the 2016 season under the franchise tag, Washington would prefer to work out a long-term extension with its starting quarterback this offseason...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 months ago 15,116 reads 0 comments

  12. Ranking the 2017 Free-Agent Class by Position

    Free agency in the National Football League may follow the same basic schedule each season, but every year is unique. Some seasons, the shelves of this meat market are awash in wide receivers...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 6 months ago 185,301 reads 0 comments

  13. 2017 NFL Mock Draft: Early Offseason Predictions for First-Round Prospects

    Now that the NFL offseason has arrived, football fans are left with a lengthy and somewhat unwanted vacation from on-field action. However, this doesn't mean that fans have nothing to look forward to...

    Kristopher Knox Written by Kristopher Knox about 6 months ago 14,068 reads 0 comments

  14. NFL Free Agents 2017: How Much Are Top Players Worth in This Year's Market?

    Much will be made about Bill Belichick 's place in history now that the coach has secured his fifth Super Bowl with the Patriots. I'm here to tell you coaching is the second-best job he does...

    Chris Simms Written by Chris Simms about 6 months ago 151,443 reads 0 comments

  15. Making the Call on Washington Redskins' Top Free Agents

    Quarterback Kirk Cousins' future is the biggest dilemma facing the Washington Redskins entering 2017 NFL free agency, but deciding his fate is far from the only tough choice general manager Scot McCloughan must make...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 6 months ago 6,686 reads 0 comments

  16. 2017 NFL Free Agents: Post-Super Bowl Rumors and Predictions

    The dawn of rumors season is perhaps even more predictable than Tom Brady leading an "unrealistic" Super Bowl comeback in overtime. With the Super Bowl a thing of the past, all 32 teams now turn their eyes toward free agency and the draft...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 6 months ago 11,057 reads 0 comments

  17. NFL Free Agency 2017: Start Date, Rumors and Early Predictions

    The buzz surrounding Super Bowl 51's incredible finish is still in the air, but that doesn't mean we can't look forward to next season...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 7 months ago 15,620 reads 0 comments

  18. Kirk Cousins Shoves Referee During Charity Flag Football Game

    If there were any doubts that Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins is a fiery competitor, they might have been extinguished on Saturday when he shoved a referee during a charity flag football game...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 7 months ago 67,910 reads 0 comments

  19. 2017 NFL Free Agency: Projecting the Price Tag of the Top 20 Available Players

    Break out the checkbooks. Get those signing hands limbered up. And prepare to dole out some serious cheddar. Before you know it, the 2017 league year will begin in the National Football League...

    Gary Davenport Written by Gary Davenport about 7 months ago 159,384 reads 0 comments

  20. Pro Bowl 2017: Score, MVP and Twitter Reaction for AFC vs. NFC

    Defense is rarely the main storyline at the Pro Bowl , but the AFC defenders took matters into their own hands Sunday in a 20-13 victory at Camping World Stadium in Orlando, Florida...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 months ago 11,019 reads 0 comments

  21. Kirk Cousins Contract: Latest News, Rumors and Speculation on Redskins QB

    For the second consecutive offseason, the Washington Redskins have to decide if they want to make a long-term investment in quarterback Kirk Cousins . Continue for updates. Cousins Expected to Receive Franchise Tag Thursday, Feb...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 months ago 70,161 reads 0 comments

  22. Insider Buzz: 49ers Expected to Target Kirk Cousins If Shanahan Named Head Coach

    Looking for the best NFL coverage around? Bleacher Report is the go-to destination for armchair quarterbacks everywhere. B/R's NFL coverage delivers must-see gridiron analysis on a daily basis...

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  23. Kirk Cousins Shreds Own Franchise Record for Single-Season Passing Yards

    Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins finished the 2016 regular season amassing a franchise-record 4,917 passing yards, per NFL Communications ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 7 months ago 2,959 reads 21 comments

  24. Kirk Cousins Has Earned Redskins' Money Despite Missing the Playoffs

    I get it, Washington Redskins fans. You feel the need to blame somebody, and in this day and age, the quarterback is usually that guy. He's either the hero or the patsy, with no middle ground...

    Brad Gagnon Written by Brad Gagnon about 8 months ago 34,112 reads 191 comments

  25. Future Is on the Line Sunday for Kirk Cousins and the Washington Redskins

    The road forks for Kirk Cousins and the Washington Redskins on Sunday. In one direction is a win over the Giants , a wild-card berth, perhaps a victory (or at least a strong ...

    Mike Tanier Written by Mike Tanier about 8 months ago 52,776 reads 166 comments