July 18th, 2017

Kirk Cousins will be the first player in National Football League history to play under the franchise tag in consecutive years, and that’s fine with him. Cousins had until 4 p.m. Monday to sign a long-term contract with the Washington Redskins, and after the deadline passed, team president Bruce Allen reported on Twitter that the organization had offered him a deal on May 2 that guaranteed him $53 million.

Source: MLive