The fantasy football impact of Kirk Cousins potentially joining the Vikings

The fantasy football impact of Kirk Cousins potentially joining the Vikings

Minnesota Vikings quarterback Case Keenum (7) gets a pass away from Green Bay Packers linebacker Reggie Gilbert (93) in the first quarter at Lambeau Field. They will have a top-notch defense once again this season, while their offense will make a big leap forward if Cousins is indeed signed. Maybe they'll tack on three years and $90 million fully guaranteed to his current deal.

Brees reportedly got $50 million from the Saints with more than half of it guaranteed.

Bradford, 30, and Bridgewater, 25, were attempting to return from injuries at the tail end of the 2017 season as their Vikings charged into the NFC Championship Game behind starter Case Keenum. The Vikings are considered the favorite for Cousins with the New York Jets and Arizona also in the mix.

Kirk Cousins' list of possible suitors was narrowed down to the Jets, Vikings and Cardinals on Tuesday.

Cousins appears to be moving to a Minnesota team that has a clear direction of where they want to be. This is good news when projecting an offense, as their per-play efficiency isn't quite as important for someone whose team is running 57.9 plays per game, like the Bengals did previous year.

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Cousins went to Michigan State and was drafted in the fourth round the same year the Redskins selected the player expected to be the face of the franchise, Robert Griffin III. He played two years on the franchise tag and entered unrestricted free agency with maximum negotiation power. During his starting stretch, Cousins has thrown for 13,176 yards and 81 touchdowns to 36 interceptions. But if it eventually happens, the day Cousins signed with the Vikings could be remembered as the moment that changed it all.

Though Keenum played well last season -- 22 touchdowns and 98.3 QB rating -- he was either putrid or mediocre in his previous six seasons.

This move is a sensible one for the Vikings, though it does carry some risk.

Keenum had his best season as a pro in 2017, leading Minnesota past New Orleans in the divisional playoffs.

In his three years as a full-time starter, Cousins is third in the National Football League in completion percentage and sixth in passer rating, with those numbers comparing to Aaron Rodgers.

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