So far this season, cousins have thrown an NFL-high 10 interceptions – four more than he logged on to the entire 2019 campaign, when he got his second Pro Bowl nod. According to Next Gen Stats, eight of Cousins ’10 picks this season have taken place on passes where his throwing time was 2.5 plus seconds – also an NFL high, two more picks in this area than the nearest QB, Carson Wentz.
This is not all on cousins as he has been under pressure with the third highest rate in the NFL this season: 33.3 percent of dropbacks per game. NGS. However, this number is not to significantly an increase from 201
This week’s farewell is an important moment to correct this trend, especially with week 8 trip to Green Bay in the horizon. The likelihood of cousins actually being benched this season is low, but the long-term opportunity for the position in Minnesota may well be ready to see if his production does not change.