The Minnesota Vikings are on the verge of hiring Kevin O’Connell, which is good news for Kirk Cousins because the new head coach is “High” on the QB.
The Minnesota Vikings have replaced their general manager and are set to bring in a new head coach in Kevin O’Connell. Will the clean slate involve a new quarterback as well?
Early reports suggest Kirk Cousins isn’t entirely on the chopping block.
Kevin O’Connell has ‘firm belief’ in Kirk Cousins
“Soon-to-be Vikings HC Kevin O’Connell conveyed a firm belief in Kirk Cousins during the interview process, I’m told. He’s high on him,” Jeremy Fowler of ESPN tweeted. “The front office must decide on Cousins’ future due to his $45M cap hit, but many coaches interviewing for job liked Cousins, O’Connell included.”
Cousins is an interesting figure in 2022.