Kirk Cousins

MSU QB Cook credits Kirk Cousins' example for his success

EAST LANSING, Mich. _ Four years ago he was a Michigan State freshman, awed by daily viewings of fifth-year senior Kirk Cousins preparing, performing, leading and shrugging off the outside noise.tmpplchld Now Connor Cook is that guy. And it's impossible to think of the Cousins record he's about to break without thinking about the lessons Cousins left him.tmpplchld "Just being a cerebral quarterback," Cook said of Cousins, now the starting quarterback for the Washington Redskins. "He put in so much work and so much effort off the field with his preparation. Going in and watching film on his own. Watching film on his iPad in the hotel, whatever it was. It always...