Kirk Cousins

QB

#8

Experience: 10 years

Height: 6-3

Age: 33

Weight: 205 lbs

College: Michigan State

2021 SEASON

  • TDS
    23
  • INT
    3
  • YDS
    3013
  • RTG
    105.3
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Preseason

WK Game Date OPP RESULT COMP ATT YDS AVG TD INT SCK SCKY RATE ATT YDS AVG TD FUM LOST
3 08/28/2021 @Chiefs L 25 - 28 5 7 57 8.1 0 0 1 9 95.5 1 2 2 0
2 08/22/2021 Colts L 10 - 12 5 7 23 3.3 0 0 1 8 75.3 1 9 9 0
1 08/14/2021 Broncos L 6 - 33

Regular Season

WK Game Date OPP RESULT COMP ATT YDS AVG TD INT SCK SCKY RATE ATT YDS AVG TD FUM LOST
12 11/28/2021 @49ers L 26 - 34 20 32 238 7.4 2 1 1 6 93
11 11/21/2021 Packers W 34 - 31 24 35 341 9.7 3 0 2 23 128.4 2 -4 -2 0 1 0
10 11/14/2021 @Chargers W 27 - 20 25 37 294 7.9 2 0 2 16 109.5 4 -3 -0.8 0 1 1
9 11/07/2021 @Ravens L 31 - 34 17 28 187 6.7 2 0 0 0 104.3 1 1 1 1
8 11/01/2021 Cowboys L 16 - 20 23 35 184 5.3 1 0 1 7 88.3 3 18 6 0 1 0
6 10/17/2021 @Panthers W 34 - 28 33 48 373 7.8 3 0 0 0 112.6 2 16 8 0 1 0
5 10/10/2021 Lions W 19 - 17 25 34 275 8.1 1 1 2 11 94.6 1 4 4 0
4 10/03/2021 Browns L 7 - 14 20 38 203 5.3 1 1 2 13 66 2 0 0 0
3 09/26/2021 Seahawks W 30 - 17 30 38 323 8.5 3 0 1 10 128.4 1 2 2 0 1 0
2 09/19/2021 @Cardinals L 33 - 34 22 32 244 7.6 3 0 1 2 122.4 2 35 17.5 0 1 0
1 09/12/2021 @Bengals L 24 - 27 36 49 351 7.2 2 0 3 26 106.8

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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