Michigan Native Kirk Cousins Is Heading Into The Pro Football Hall of Fame
It's a great time to be West Michigan native Kirk Cousins.
Kirk along with his Minnesota Viking teammates are the NFC North Champions and taking on the New York Giants this Sunday in the NFL Wild Card Round.
On top of that great news, The Pro Football Hall of Fame announced on Tuesday that West Michigan native Kirk Cousins's jersey is now on display.
Why Is Kirk Cousins Jersey In The Pro Football Hall of Fame?
Kirk Cousins’ jersey is now on display at the Pro Football Hall of Fame because of their incredible comeback against the Indianapolis Colts in week 15 of the 2022-2023 NFL season.
Trailing 33-0 at halftime, the Vikings fought their way back to win 39-36 in overtime for the largest comeback in NFL history.
Kirk Cousins struggled in the first half, finishing 6-of-12 for 43 yards and an interception that was returned for a touchdown. But things to a dramatic turn in the second half when Cousins finished the game 34-of-54 for a career-high 460 yards, four touchdowns, and two interceptions.
How Long Will Kirk Cousins Jersey Be On Display?
The jersey will be on display until a new record is set. Hopefully, that won't be for a long time.
The Pro Football Hall of Fame is about a five-hour road trip to Canton, Ohio.
A huge congratulations to Kirk for this incredible honor.