Kirk Cousins

QB

#8

Experience: 10 years

Height: 6-3

Age: 32

Weight: 202 lbs

College: Michigan State

2020 SEASON

  • TDS
    35
  • INT
    13
  • YDS
    4265
  • RTG
    105
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WK OPP RESULT COMP ATT YDS AVG TD INT SCK SCKY RATE ATT YDS AVG TD FUM LOST
17 @Lions W 37 - 35 28 40 405 10.1 3 0 3 22 127.6 5 1 0.2 1
16 @Saints L 33 - 52 27 41 291 7.1 3 0 2 17 110.9 1 0
15 Bears L 27 - 33 24 35 271 7.7 2 1 3 22 98.6 3 25 8.3 0 1 0
14 @Buccaneers L 14 - 26 24 37 225 6.1 1 0 6 52 90.5 5 41 8.2 0 2 1
13 Jaguars W 27 - 24 28 43 305 7.1 3 1 4 30 99.5 3 12 4 0 1 1
12 Panthers W 28 - 27 34 45 307 6.8 3 0 2 16 115.7 3 19 6.3 0 1 1
11 Cowboys L 28 - 31 22 30 314 10.5 3 0 2 9 140.1 1 4 4 0 1 1
10 @Bears W 19 - 13 25 36 292 8.1 2 1 1 6 100.7 1 -1 -1 0
9 Lions W 34 - 20 13 20 220 11 3 0 1 8 141.7
8 @Packers W 28 - 22 11 14 160 11.4 1 0 1 9 138.1
6 Falcons L 23 - 40 24 36 343 9.5 3 3 1 10 90.4
5 @Seahawks L 26 - 27 27 39 249 6.4 2 1 3 1 92.8 1 2 2 0 2 1
4 @Texans W 31 - 23 16 22 260 11.8 1 0 3 12 127.1 4 5 1.3 0
3 Titans L 30 - 31 16 27 251 9.3 3 2 2 13 96.4 2 14 7 0
2 @Colts L 11 - 28 11 26 113 4.3 0 3 3 18 15.9
1 Packers L 34 - 43 19 25 259 10.4 2 1 2 11 118.6 4 34 8.5 0

Career Stats

QB Career

SEASON TEAM G GS COMP ATT YDS AVG TD INT SCK SCKY RATE ATT YDS AVG TD FUM LOST
2012 Washington Redskins 3 1 33 48 466 9.7 4 3 3 27 101.6 3 22 7.3 0 1 0
2013 Washington Redskins 5 3 81 155 854 5.5 4 7 5 32 58.4 4 14 3.5 0 3 2
2014 Washington Redskins 6 5 126 204 1710 8.4 10 9 8 70 86.4 7 20 2.9 0 2 2
2015 Washington Redskins 16 16 379 543 4166 7.7 29 11 26 186 101.6 26 48 1.8 5 9 3
2016 Washington Redskins 16 16 406 606 4917 8.1 25 12 23 190 97.2 34 96 2.8 4 9 3
2017 Washington Redskins 16 16 347 540 4093 7.6 27 13 41 342 93.9 49 179 3.7 4 13 5
2018 Minnesota Vikings 16 16 425 606 4298 7.1 30 10 40 262 99.7 44 123 2.8 1 9 7
2019 Minnesota Vikings 15 15 307 444 3603 8.1 26 6 28 206 107.4 31 63 2 1 10 3
2020 Minnesota Vikings 16 16 349 516 4265 8.3 35 13 39 256 105 32 156 4.9 1 9 5
TOTAL 109 104 2453 3662 28372 7.75 190 84 213 1571 97.9 230 721 3.13 16 65 30

Biography

• Ranks 2nd in Vikings history with 35 TD passes in a season in 2020, and his 8 games with 3+ passing TDs in 2020 is a Vikings record, passing Daunte Culpepper's 7 in 2000.

• Is 5th in Vikings history in QB starts (47) and 6th in wins (25).

• His 17 career games with 300+ passing yards, 3+ TDs and 115.0+ passer rating are the most in the opening 9 seasons of a QB's career in NFL history.

• His 107.4 passer rating in 2019 marked a personal best and stands as the 2nd-highest single-season rating in franchise history (Daunte Culpepper, 110.9 passer rating in 2004).

• Posted 5 games with an 80.0% completion mark in 2019 (min. 10 attempts), a single-season NFL record.

• Became the 3rd-fastest player in NFL history to complete 2,000 passes vs. Denver (11/17/19), needing only 89 games.

• Cousins' 137.1 passer rating in the month of October in 2019 was the 2nd-highest in a month in NFL history, trailing only Peyton Manning's 138.0 rating in September of 2013. Earned NFC Offensive Player of the Month for his efforts.

OFF THE FIELD

• Married his wife, Julie, in the 2014 offseason. The couple welcomed their 1st child, Cooper, in the fall of 2017 and their 2nd, Turner, in the spring of 2019.

• Father, Don, is a minister and his mother, MaryAnn, is a flight attendant.

• Brother, Kyle, lettered 4 times as a pitcher at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

• Published his 1st book, Game Changers: Faith, Football, & Finding Your Way, in 2013.

• Graduated from Michigan State with 3.68 GPA in kinesiology.

• A frequent guest speaker at churches around the country.

• Surprised 50 children from People Serving People, the region's largest homeless shelter, with a Halloween party in 2019, buying the kids' costumes before ending the night at TCO Performance Center.

• Together with Sleep Number, surprised Minnesota student athletes selected as the Vikings 2019 Community Captains.

• Supported Urban Homeworks, a nonprofit that builds affordable housing in urban areas, through the 2018 My Cause My Cleats campaign.

• Annually holds a summer youth football camp in Holland, MI, and held his 1st in Minnesota in June 2019.

• In October of 2018 launched the Julie and Kirk Cousins Foundation, which aims to inspire generosity in others and make famous the generous heart of God.

• Partnered with Hy-Vee on a cereal, Cousins CinnaMinn Snaps, in 2020 with all proceeds to benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Twin Cities.

• Has his own website, KirkCousins.org.

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