|July 15, 201612:39 PM PT1:39 PM MT2:39 PM CT3:39 PM ET19:39 GMT3:39 AM 北京时间12:39 PM MST2:39 PM EST2:39 PM CT23:39 UAE15:39 ET18:39 - Cousins will play next season on the franchise tag after failing to agree with the Redskins on a long-term deal before Friday's 4 p.m. ET deadline for franchise players to sign new contracts.
Analysis: Cousins started all 16 regular-season games for the Redskins last season, throwing for 4,166 yards and 29 touchdowns with 11 interceptions. In 30 career NFL games, the 2012 fourth-round pick has thrown 47 touchdowns and 30 interceptions.
|Mar. 1, 201612:08 PM PT1:08 PM MT2:08 PM CT3:08 PM ET20:08 GMT4:08 AM 北京时间1:08 PM MST3:08 PM EST2:08 PM CT0:08 UAE (+1)15:08 ET19:08 - Cousins says he has signed the franchise tender from the Washington Redskins, giving the quarterback a one-year deal worth nearly $20 million.
Analysis: On Thursday, two days after the Redskins placed the non-exclusive franchise tag on Cousins, he tweeted out a photo of himself with pen in hand. Cousins wrote: "I'm told this is the final step in making it officially official." Cousins helped the Redskins win the NFC East with a breakthrough performance last season, his fourth in the NFL but first as a full-time starter.