Five likeliest landing spots for Kirk Cousins

By Vincent Frank

There promises to be a ton of drama surrounding Kirk Cousins and the Washington Redskins before that entire contract situation plays out.

Coming off a 2016 campaign that saw him throw for nearly 5,000 yards with 29 total touchdowns and 12 interceptions, Cousins continues to prove himself to be one of the top quarterbacks in the NFL.

He’s also slated to become a free agent for the second consecutive offseason. With this comes a bit of uncertainty regarding Cousins’ future in the nation’s capital. Will Washington franchise him? Would Cousins sign the tender? Is a trade possible here? So many questions, so little time.

What we do know is that there’s going to be as much as a quarter of the NFL looking for starting quarterbacks when the new league year starts next month. Of these eight teams, there’s a handful that seem to make the most sense for Cousins. Here’s a look at them.