Kirk Cousins

Best Backup Quarterbacks in the NFL

by Debbie Baratz • October 7, 2015

It’s been a season full of surprises for the NFL including the undefeated Kansas City Chiefs, disappointing records for top teams (see the Atlanta Falcons and the Houston Texans) and the year of the backup quarterback. To-date as we approach Week 10, 11 teams have turned to their backup quarterback for a minimum of one […]

Marshall Says He’s 100 percent, Cousins Embraces Backup Role

by Debbie Baratz • April 11, 2013

Marshall Says He’s 100 percent Entering his sophomore season as a Chicago Bear, wide receiver Brandon Marshall is ready to go after dealing with hip problems for the last few seasons. In 2010’s offseason, he had a hip procedure and just this past January, he underwent arthroscopic hip surgery. Since then, Marshall has taken extra time off […]

Colts Win One for Pagano, RG3 Goes Down with Concussion

by Debbie Baratz • October 8, 2012

In a sad day for the Indianapolis Colts, the team came together and defeated the Green Bay Packers 30-27. You could say they won one for the Pagano. On Friday, the team’s coach Chuck Pagano wrote in an email to his team that he wanted them to play for themselves, not him. It said, “Focus […]

Backup QBs: Redskins Kirk Cousins Impresses, Jets Tim Tebow Admits Frustration

by Debbie Baratz • August 20, 2012

In the neverending world of backup quarterbacks, there’s always a little bit of drama to go around. After this weekend’s preseason games, two of the league’s backups gave football fans some stories to read about. Let’s start with Washington Redskins’ backup quarterback Kirk Cousins. The rookie hails from Michigan State and had an impressive collegiate […]