Ranking the 10 best quarterback moves of the NFL offseason, including Kirk Cousins

Kirk Cousins
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Whether it be via trade or free agency, NFL quarterbacks have been on the move a whole lot during the young offseason.

Russell Wilson opened things up by signing with the Pittsburgh Steelers following his release from Denver. Kirk Cousins left the Minnesota Vikings for the conference rival Atlanta Falcons.

As for trades, we have seen youngsters such as Sam Howell, Mac Jones and Desmond Ridder traded. Here, we rank the 10-best quarterback moves thus far in the NFL offseason.

Related: Updated NFL quarterback rankings

10. New England Patriots sign Jacoby Brissett

Washington Commanders QB Jacoby Brissett
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9. New York Jets sign Tyrod Taylor

New York Giants quarterback Tyrod Taylor (2) looks for an open teammate, Sunday, January 7, 2024.
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8. Los Angeles Rams sign Jimmy Garoppolo

Jimmy Garoppolo
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7. Arizona Cardinals trade for Desmond Ridder

Desmond Ridder
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6. Seattle Seahawks trade for Sam Howell

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Sam Howell
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5. Jacksonville Jaguars trade for Mac Jones

New England Patriots QB Mac Jones
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4. Philadelphia Eagles trade for Kenny Pickett

Kenny Pickett, Pittsburgh Steelers
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3. Tampa Bay Buccaneers re-sign Baker Mayfield

Baker Mayfield contract, NFL free agency
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2. Pittsburgh Steelers sign Russell Wilson

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1. Atlanta Falcons sign Kirk Cousins

Atlanta Falcons QB Kirk Cousins
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