With the Vikings' receiving corps, the expectation is Cousins puts them over the top as an NFC contender. For 2018, the Vikings will have to make very few sacrifices to accommodate Cousins.
"No final decisions have been made", Cousins' agent Mike McCartney said Tuesday. "That's all we can say". Last season, in another tagged season, Cousins got 4,093 yards but threw for 27 TD's.
The 29-year-old quarterback was drafted by Washington in 2012 - the same year they took Robert Griffin III second overall. A quarterback in his prime who's been to a Pro Bowl nearly never becomes available like this. He was hit with the franchise tag the past two seasons, but the team has opted to move on from him this year. The following year, Cousins reached the Pro Bowl after finishing with 4,917 yards, 25 touchdowns and 12 interceptions.
Cousins was getting paid during his franchise tagged years, but it required taking on some risk knowing that an injury or even a drop in performance would lower his value.
The Vikings spent first-round picks on Christian Ponder in 2011 and Teddy Bridgewater in 2014 and shipped three draft picks to the Philadelphia Eagles in 2016 after Bridgewater tore multiple ligaments in his left knee.
Cousins was the biggest free agent this offseason, and joins a Vikings team with a dominant defense and several versatile playmakers on offense. Minnesota has a number of offensive weapons to entice Cousins to sign a deal, including Stefon Diggs, Adam Thielen and rookie running back Dalvin Cook.
The Vikings won the NFC North comfortably, finishing well ahead of the Green Bay Packers, who were without Aaron Rodgers for most of the season.
Cleveland had been considered the frontrunner to sign McCarron because the Browns tried to trade for him last season, when they missed getting the deal before the National Football League trade deadline.
He said the pilot, who initially survived the accident but succumbed to his injuries Tuesday, was a former air force officer. The US-Bangla Airlines plane was carrying 71 people and burst into flames as it landed on Monday, according to reports.
The advisory was issued keeping in view the farmers' scheduled protest outside the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly on Monday. Joint Commissioner of Police (Law and Order) Deven Bharti said that adequate security arrangements had been made.
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We call on more states to follow Florida's lead and create meaningful legislation to make all schools safer. Seventeen people were killed in that gun attack, attributed to a 19-year-old shooter, Nikolas Cruz .
Excluding special items, the company announced adjusted income from continuing operation of $ 0.75 billion or $ 1.37 per share. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at the SEC website .
Real coach Zinedine Zidane said on Friday: "Neymar could play in all the clubs because he is very good, like many players". It seems Messi needn't worry about PSG prising his Barcelona team-mate away like they did with Neymar though.
It's enough to go to the beginning of the 2000s when the US authorities imposed steel tariffs for Europe. Brussels immediately asked for an exemption and threatened countermeasures on US-made goods if rejected.
Antonio Conte could be joined by three of his current Chelsea players at PSG next season, according to reports. He said: "My desire, my enthusiasm, is football, I am very motivated for the game tomorrow".
Kevin Harvick earns third straight NASCAR Cup victory
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England aim for sixth-straight ODI gong
A previously-out-of-form Nicholls made a restorative 50 before becoming Tom Curran's first wicket. They are a far cry from the team that arrived in New Zealand for the World Cup three years ago.
'Spring forward' and set your clocks on Sunday
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What time is Daylight Savings 2018?
We're with him on no more twice-yearly time changes but less persuaded that New Mexico should leave the Mountain time zone. And there are arguments on the idea that daylight-saving time reduces electricity usage and promotes energy efficiency.