Kirk Daniel Cousins AKA Kirk Cousins was born on 19th August 1988 in Barrington, Illinois, the United States of America which makes Kirk Cousins age of 29 years old now. He is the son of Don Cousins and Maryann Cousins. His father Don is a senior pastor at Discovery Church in Orlando, Florida. Cousins is second of three children. He is of American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. Cousins completed his high schooling at Holland Christian High School located in Holland, Michigan where he started playing football, baseball as a pitcher and basketball for the Maroons athletic teams. After receiving his high school degree, he was set to sign with Toledo or Western Michigan. In the year 2007, Mark Dantonio was the coach of Michigan State and he offered a scholarship to Cousins which he accepted. He also took part in Athletes in Action sports ministry. He completed his college majoring in Kinesiology.
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By profession, Kirk Cousins is an American football quarterback for the Washington Redskins of the National Football League (NFL). He was enlisted by the Spartans as a quarterback back up for Brian Hoyer. His team was successful in beating the arch rivals Michigan Wolverines with a 4-0 record. In his first season in the NFL league, he was recruited to Washington Redskins in the fourth round as a seventh choice. He was selected as a backup for quarterback Griffin in case he was injured. He was able to sign a contract for a term of four years with Redskins on 31st May 2012.
In the preseasons, his performance against Chicago Bears was notable with 3 touchdown passes in the fourth quarter. Cousins could not win against Chicago Bears who won the match with 33-31. His second game was against Baltimore Ravens and was brought into the game as a backup for injured Griffin. Cousins helped the Redskins to win a nail-biter at the last minute. He was awarded the Pepsi NFL Rookie for a week. In the year 2013, Cousins was named as the quarterback for the whole season. He performed fairly with 4 touchdowns and 854 passing yards. The injury of Griffin in a match against Jackson Ville Jaguars came as a relief to Cousins.
Kirk Cousins married and baby
Focusing on Kirk Cousins married life, he tied his knot with Julie Hampton on 28th June 2014. The lovebirds were in a relationship since a long time. The wedding ceremony was held in Atlanta, Georgia. There is no information found about Kirk Cousins wife Julie. At present, they are living happy and joyful life. Recently, the couple welcomed their first child on 29th September 2017. Kirk Cousins baby is named as Cooper cousins. After the birth of their son, the bonding between the couple has become much stronger so there are no gossips related to their divorce or extra-marital affairs. Further information on Kirk Cousins is easily available in the popular Wikipedia.