The Redskins haven't ruled out using the franchise tag on Kirk Cousins, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.
Following Washington's pending acquisition of fellow QB Alex Smith, which caught Kirk Cousins by surprise, free agency awaits the 29-year-old signal-caller March 14, ESPN's John Keim reports.
With Alex Smith being traded to the Redskins, Kirk Cousins is expected to enter free agency, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.
Kirk Cousins completed 20 of 37 pass attempts for 158 yards and three interceptions during Sunday's 18-10 loss to the Giants. He also scored a 12-yard touchdown on his lone carry of the game.
Kirk Cousins completed 19 of 37 pass attempts for 299 yards, three touchdowns and one interception Sunday against the Broncos. He also carried five times for eight yards in the 27-11 win.
Kirk Cousins completed 18 of 26 passes for 196 yards and two touchdowns in Sunday's 20-15 win over the Cardinals.
Kirk Cousins completed 15 of 27 passes for 151 yards with one touchdown and one interception in Sunday's 30-13 loss to the Chargers. He also rushed twice for eight yards.
Kirk Cousins completed 26 of 37 passes for 251 yards with two touchdowns and two interceptions in Thursday's 38-14 loss to the Cowboys. He also gained six yards on three rushes and fumbled twice, losing one.