Kirk Cousins
Quarterback
Drafted: Round 4 (#102 overall), 2012
Experience: 9 Years
College: Michigan State
Contract: 2 yr(s)
$66,000,000
Signing Bonus $30,000,000 AAV$33,000,000 G'teed:$66,000,000 Free Agent:2023 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
2020 Contract details by year 31 $9,500,000 $11,000,000 $500,000 $21,000,000 $62,500,000
2021 Contract details by year 32 $21,000,000 $10,000,000 - $31,000,000 $76,000,000
2022 Contract details by year 33 $35,000,000 $10,000,000 - $45,000,000 $45,000,000
Contract Notes:
  • $31M newly guaranteed at signing (2020 salary + 2021 salary)
  • $30M guaranteed from previous contract (converted to signing bonus)
  • 2022 salary fully guarantees on 3/19/2021 (injury guaranteed now)
  • Super Bowl Win: $500,000
  • Super Bowl Win, Top Eight Points Scored Rank, Super Bowl MVP: $2M
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2012 Player Cash Earnings $390,000 $472,688 - $862,688
2013 Player Cash Earnings $480,000 - - $480,000
2014 Player Cash Earnings $570,000 - - $570,000
2015 Player Cash Earnings $660,000 - - $824,007
2016 Player Cash Earnings $19,953,000 - - $19,953,000
2017 Player Cash Earnings $23,943,600 - - $23,950,935
2018 Player Cash Earnings $22,500,000 $3,000,000 - $26,000,000
2019 Player Cash Earnings $27,500,000 - - $28,000,000
2020 Player Cash Earnings $9,500,000 $30,000,000 - $40,028,856
9 seasons $105,496,600 $33,472,688 - $140,669,486

Cap Hit

#3
Quarterback
#1
Minnesota Vikings
#3
NFL

AAV

#9
Quarterback
#7
NFL

Cash

#9
Quarterback
#15
NFL
  • Mar 16 2020

    Signed a 2 year $66 million contract extension with Minnesota (MIN)

  • Mar 13 2018

    Agreed to a 3 year $84 million contract with Minnesota (MIN)

  • Mar 13 2017

    Signed a 1 year $23.9 million franchise tag with Washington (WAS)

  • Mar 1 2016

    Signed a 1 year $19.953 million non-exclusive franchise tag for 2016

  • May 31 2012

    Signed a 4 year $2.57 million contract with Washington (WAS)

  • Apr 28 2012

    Drafted by Washington (WAS): Round 4 (#102 overall)