Explained: Suddenly, the Stafford-Cousins Comparisons Are Valid Again

Explained: Suddenly, the Stafford-Cousins Comparisons Are Valid Again
Nov 4, 2018; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford. Mandatory Credit: Brad Rempel-USA TODAY Sports.

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This is Episode 117 of VikesNow, a YouTube channel devoted to daily Minnesota Vikings analysis. This episode examines the Matthew Stafford and Kirk Cousins similarity dynamic.

Particularly, the pros and cons of each man are discussed, and why Stafford is universally adored.

Email any feedback — especially constructive criticism — to DustinBakerNFL@gmail.com.


Dustin Baker is a political scientist who graduated from the University of Minnesota in 2007. Subscribe to his daily YouTube Channel, VikesNow. He hosts a podcast with Bryant McKinnie, which airs every Wednesday with Raun Sawh and Sally from Minneapolis. His Viking fandom dates back to 1996. Listed guilty pleasures: Peanut Butter Ice Cream, ‘The Sopranos,’ and The Doors (the band).

Mandatory Credit: Raj Mehta-USA TODAY Sports

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