Cousins

Another score for Stefon Diggs
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October 14, 2019 - 5:21 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Two weeks ago, Stefon Diggs was a dissatisfied star with a decreasing role for a Vikings team in a mini-crisis on the passing attack. Patience was all Diggs needed, as it turned out, to re-establish himself as a prominent receiver for Kirk Cousins and the Vikings. Cousins threw...
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Dalvin Cook and Kirk Cousins
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October 01, 2019 - 6:59 am
EAGAN, Minn. (AP) - Even as the Vikings had league-leading rushing totals the first three weeks of the season with Dalvin Cook, the team understood that, eventually, it would need quarterback Kirk Cousins to make plays through the air. When they were needed in Week 4 at Chicago, Cousins and the...
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Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins is sacked in Chicago
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September 30, 2019 - 5:20 am
CHICAGO (AP) - Kirk Cousins was sacked six times. Dalvin Cook had nowhere to go. It was a noticeably quiet afternoon for Adam Thielen. On the rare occasion the Vikings had the ball Sunday, they usually gave it right back to the Chicago Bears. Cousins and Cook were held in check by Chicago's...
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Vikings logo on field
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September 16, 2019 - 4:16 am
GREEN BAY, Wisc. AP -- Aaron Rodgers threw two early touchdowns and the Green Bay Packers held on for a 21-16 win over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. On a day when the Packers honored late Hall of Famer Bart Starr at halftime, Rodgers put on quite a show - particularly early. Rodgers completed...
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Vikings defense
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September 08, 2019 - 6:51 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — After dropping back to pass a mere 11 times for Minnesota, Kirk Cousins joked that this defense-and-running-dominated performance felt like youth football. He was more than happy to hand the ball off and get out of the way. Anthony Harris had two interceptions and a fumble...
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Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins
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August 10, 2019 - 7:54 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Kirk Cousins enjoyed his first true taste of Minnesota's new offense - both from under center and watching from the sideline. Cousins was flawless in his lone series in Minnesota's new offensive scheme, backup Sean Mannion delivered a scoring pass under a heavy rush, and the...
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Vikings running back Dalvin Cook
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December 18, 2018 - 4:12 am
EAGAN, Minn. (AP) - Dalvin Cook took the first-down handoff for Minnesota, sized up the blocking at the line and veered hard to his left. Miami cornerback Bobby McCain had the angle on him, but Cook won the race to the edge and accelerated up the sideline to reach the end zone untouched for the...
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Vikings safety Harrison Smith dives for loose ball
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November 19, 2018 - 4:45 am
CHICAGO (AP) - Khalil Mack had a sack and fumble recovery, Eddie Jackson returned an interception for a touchdown and the Chicago Bears tightened their grip on the NFC North with a 25-20 victory over the second-place Vikings on Sunday night. Mack and Jackson led a dominant effort by the defense...
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Adam Thielen
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November 02, 2018 - 7:36 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - When Kirk Cousins and his family moved from Illinois to Michigan, his allegiance to the Bears was well-established. Leaving Chicagoland, Cousins wondered aloud to his dad whether they'd be required to become fans of the Lions and the other Detroit-area teams. "He said, `Kirk, you...
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Cousins and the offensive line
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October 19, 2018 - 6:00 am
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) - Kirk Cousins is coming to MetLife Stadium as a villain in purple and gold. The Vikings quarterback was hotly pursued by the Jets in the offseason, with New York offering a massive three-year, $90 million deal to be the man to lead the struggling franchise. Instead,...
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