Skip to main content

Vikings players start following Kirk Cousins on Twitter

Maybe they're DM'ing the soon-to-be free agent QB?
  • Author:
  • Updated:

Like sand through the hourglass, so are the days of our lives as fans waiting and wondering if Kirk Cousins will sign with the Vikings. 

The latest tease comes via Twitter, with Vikings pass catchers Stefon Diggs and Kyle Rudolph suddenly following Cousins on the social media site.

It is by no means earth shattering that two NFL players are following another NFL player on Twitter, but it is a little too coincidental considering Cousins tweeted about picking where he gets to play less than 24 hours ago.

It's even more intriguing because of the many reports linking the Vikings to Cousins we have seen over the past week.


Cooley claims he has info about a Vikings offer to Cousins

Oh, and there's the fact that the Vikings don't have a quarterback right now, with Case Keenum, Sam Bradford and Teddy Bridgewater heading towards free agency without a deal in sight.

Then again, Diggs follows Carson Wentz and Russell Wilson, among other quarterbacks, and they're not coming to Minnesota anytime soon. 

The Vikings must have a pretty good feeling about their chances to sign Cousins considering they didn't franchise tag Keenum before Tuesday's deadline.

Either way, fans won't have much longer to wait, with teams able to offer free agents contracts this coming Monday, before they're able to sign next Wednesday.

Next Up


Motorcyclist killed on I-494 crash in Richfield

The Minnesota State Patrol has identified the victim as a 42-year-old Shakopee man.


Gallery: This Seward Neighborhood gem SOLD fast!

Classic 1903 home came with modern updates

Screen Shot 2022-06-30 at 3.19.42 PM

Evacuations underway after explosion, fire on U of M campus

Evacuations are in effect on campus after an underground explosion and fire Thursday afternoon.

hopkins high school

‘Terrible prank’ during tornado drill causes scare at Hopkins High School

The school principal said the incident brought armed police to the school and "understandably caused some scholars anxiety."

MNBCA - Balsimo 1

Woman admits to role in St. Paul man's gruesome murder

A 32-year-old Duluth woman has taken a plea deal in the case of a 34-year-old St. Paul man's murder.

Screen Shot 2022-06-30 at 11.18.35 AM

'Living nightmare’ alleged at Savage, Minn. rabbit sanctuary

"Peacebunny Cottage" is now the subject of an animal cruelty investigation.


Tractor tips on embankment, killing man in Kandiyohi County

The tractor reportedly tipped and fell on top of the man, pinning him underneath.

Sloane Martin

Sloane Martin teams with Mike Golic Jr. for college football broadcasts

Martin, 33, lives in Minnesota and continues to climb the sports broadcasting ladder.

Melvin Carter

St. Paul plans to extend $500 payments to low-income families

The expansion would give more than 300 families a monthly payment of $500.

16362 County Rd 81, Maple Grove, Minnesota - October 2021 (4)

Use of car seat in crash that killed child still under investigation

The mother of the child was treated for injuries not considered to be life-threatening.


Reports: Kirk Cousins set to sign with Vikings tomorrow

The Vikings are going to have an exciting offense in 2018.

Report: Only 4 teams in the mix for Kirk Cousins

Last time the Vikings were in a final four they got stomped by Philly.

Kirk Cousins: 'Thrilled to be here'

Cousins dined at The Capital Grille with Vikings staff on Wednesday.

NFL insider: 'From people I trust, Kirk Cousins will go to the Vikings'

Teams can offer Cousins a contract on Monday, and signing starts Wednesday.

Kirk Cousins' account is the most wholesome thing about Twitter

If you're in need of lift, follow Kirk on Twitter.

Ranking says Kirk Cousins is not a top 10 quarterback

Cousins came in at No. 13 on this list of top quarterbacks.

Kirk Cousins: 'I came here because of the chance to win'

His fully guaranteed deal is worth $84 million, even more with incentives.