It’s official: Kirk Cousins is the new starting quarterback of the Minnesota Vikings.

Cousins met with team officials Wednesday night over dinner and toured the Vikings’ new facility on Thursday before agreeing to the richest contract in NFL history. The three-year, $84 million deal, which is fully guaranteed, makes Cousins the highest-paid player ever, a source informed of the contract told NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport. In Minnesota, […]

Powerful baseball agent: MLB players ‘outraged’ over slow market, may take action

A prominent baseball agent says players are “outraged” over a dormant free agent market and suggests “a fight is brewing,” perhaps starting with some players boycotting spring training in protest. Brodie Van Wagenen, co-head of powerful agency CAA’s baseball group, wrote in an open letter posted on his Twitter account Friday that player unrest is […]

The Bills signed Taylor to a five-year contract extension before the 2016 season that could have allowed him to earn $90 million.

After Taylor posted a losing record in 2016, he accepted a renegotiated contract last year that eliminated the final three seasons and included a significant pay cut. Taylor began last season with a 5-4 record but was benched by first-year coach Sean McDermott after back-to-back losses to the New York Jets and New Orleans Saints […]