FantasySP / NFL / Alex Smith https://www.fantasysp.com/nfl_player_news/Alex_Smith/ FantasySP / NFL / Alex Smith Copyright 2018 5146212 <![CDATA[Chiefs expected to trade Marcus Peters to Rams]]> Marcus Peters to Los Angeles, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports. Like the Chiefs’ other major trade, sending Alex Smith to Washington, the Peters deal [more]]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nfl/Alex_Smith/5146212/chiefs-expected-to-trade-marcus-peters-to-rams 5146212 Fri, 23 Feb 2018 13:15:02 EDT profootballtalk.com https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nfl/Alex_Smith/5146212/chiefs-expected-to-trade-marcus-peters-to-rams <![CDATA[Agent's Take: Pros and cons if Redskins use a third franchise tag on Kirk Cousins]]> Alex Smith trade would be a risky proposition]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nfl/Alex_Smith/5144193/agents-take-pros-and-cons-if-redskins-use-a-third-franchise-tag-on-kirk-cousins 5144193 Tue, 20 Feb 2018 13:09:01 EDT Pete Prisco https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nfl/Alex_Smith/5144193/agents-take-pros-and-cons-if-redskins-use-a-third-franchise-tag-on-kirk-cousins <![CDATA[Risks far outweigh the potential rewards if Redskins franchise tag Kirk Cousins]]> Kirk Cousins to trade him.

The Redskins already have lined up a trade for Cousins’s replacement, Alex Smith, and Cousins seems poised to land the richest contract in league history on the free agent market. So why wouldn’t the Redskins capitalize on all that interest in Cousins among quarterback-needy NFL teams by getting something in return for him rather than allowing him to walk away in free agency]]>
https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nfl/Alex_Smith/5144155/risks-far-outweigh-the-potential-rewards-if-redskins-franchise-tag-kirk-cousins 5144155 Tue, 20 Feb 2018 12:33:01 EDT All Things Broncos https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nfl/Alex_Smith/5144155/risks-far-outweigh-the-potential-rewards-if-redskins-franchise-tag-kirk-cousins
<![CDATA[Jets willing to pay ‘whatever it takes’ for Kirk Cousins: report]]> Kirk Cousins.ESPN on Monday cited sources saying the team is “willing to pay whatever it takes” to sign the Washington quarterback, who is slated to become an unrestricted free agent in March.Washington likely won’t re-sign Cousins after acquiring Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith in a trade last month. And if the team elects to give him a third franchise tag, Cousins will reportedly fight to block it by filing a grievance to the players’ union. ]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nfl/Alex_Smith/5144095/jets-willing-to-pay-whatever-it-takes-for-kirk-cousins-report 5144095 Tue, 20 Feb 2018 10:33:01 EDT Boston Herald https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nfl/Alex_Smith/5144095/jets-willing-to-pay-whatever-it-takes-for-kirk-cousins-report <![CDATA[Redskins safety D.J. Swearinger has an idea of where Kirk Cousins will land in free agency]]> Alex Smith’s impending trade to Washington, Kirk Cousins made the rounds at radio row during Super Bowl LII week to talk of his uncertain — but undoubtedly lucrative — future.

In an interview with Sirius XM NFL, Cousins said that he expects to become a free agent and that “at the end of the day, I want to win.”

“There are a ton of variables that decide, ‘Do we think we can win?’” he added. “But that will ultimately be what makes the decision.]]>
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<![CDATA[D.J. Swearinger still insists team will miss Kendall Fuller but is “moving forward”]]> D.J. Swearinger probably still isn’t happy with the team’s trade of cornerback Kendall Fuller, but the Washington safety is “moving forward.” Swearinger went on a Twitter rant after Washington’s deal for Alex Smith was reported during Super Bowl week. He openly criticized the trade of Fuller, something he now says he didn’t handle “the correct [more]]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nfl/Alex_Smith/5143822/dj-swearinger-still-insists-team-will-miss-kendall-fuller-but-is-moving-forward 5143822 Mon, 19 Feb 2018 18:39:01 EDT profootballtalk.com https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nfl/Alex_Smith/5143822/dj-swearinger-still-insists-team-will-miss-kendall-fuller-but-is-moving-forward <![CDATA[Is Marcus Peters available in trade?]]> David Amerson and, officially in three weeks, acquiring cornerback Kendall Fuller as part of the Alex Smith trade, some in league circles are wondering whether the Chiefs will be making another transaction involving a cornerback. The question being asked is whether Marcus Peters, a first-round pick in 2015, is [more]]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nfl/Alex_Smith/5143058/is-marcus-peters-available-in-trade 5143058 Sun, 18 Feb 2018 11:27:01 EDT profootballtalk.com https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nfl/Alex_Smith/5143058/is-marcus-peters-available-in-trade <![CDATA[Kendall Fuller: Leaving Washington is “a little emotional”]]> Kendall Fuller was taken by surprise about the news that he was included in the proposed trade that will send quarterback Alex Smith to Washington if no one changes their mind before the March 14 start to the new league year. He was a little shaken up by it as well. Fuller grew up [more]]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nfl/Alex_Smith/5140549/kendall-fuller-leaving-washington-is-a-little-emotional 5140549 Wed, 14 Feb 2018 12:39:01 EDT profootballtalk.com https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nfl/Alex_Smith/5140549/kendall-fuller-leaving-washington-is-a-little-emotional <![CDATA[Kendall Fuller: Redskins weren't 'looking to get rid of me']]> Kendall Fuller and the Redskins, who had to part with the promising cornerback in the Alex Smith deal.]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nfl/Alex_Smith/5140523/kendall-fuller-redskins-werent-looking-to-get-rid-of-me 5140523 Wed, 14 Feb 2018 11:36:02 EDT espnnflblog https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nfl/Alex_Smith/5140523/kendall-fuller-redskins-werent-looking-to-get-rid-of-me <![CDATA[Updating the 2018 free agent quarterback marketplace]]> Alex Smith trade and the Jimmy Garoppolo re-signing.]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nfl/Alex_Smith/5139296/updating-the-2018-free-agent-quarterback-marketplace 5139296 Mon, 12 Feb 2018 12:30:01 EDT ProFootballFocus https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nfl/Alex_Smith/5139296/updating-the-2018-free-agent-quarterback-marketplace <![CDATA[Alex Smith 'jacked' to play with Redskins]]> Alex Smith said Thursday he is "jacked" to play with the Redskins next season. Smith was traded Jan. 30 from the Kansas City Chiefs to the Redskins. After spending five years in Kansas City, the Chiefs moved Smith because they ...]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nfl/Alex_Smith/5138812/alex-smith-jacked-to-play-with-redskins 5138812 Sun, 11 Feb 2018 14:45:02 EDT Washington Times https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nfl/Alex_Smith/5138812/alex-smith-jacked-to-play-with-redskins <![CDATA[Alex Smith “jacked” about how things worked out]]> Alex Smith isn’t letting that get in the way of his planning. Smith said on the Murph & Mac podcast last week that he and his wife have already been scouting out [more]]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nfl/Alex_Smith/5138744/alex-smith-jacked-about-how-things-worked-out 5138744 Sun, 11 Feb 2018 11:27:01 EDT profootballtalk.com https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nfl/Alex_Smith/5138744/alex-smith-jacked-about-how-things-worked-out <![CDATA[Could Alex Smith trade fall through?]]> Alex Smith to Washington, the more accurate characterization was that the two teams and Smith had struck tentative deals both to trade Smith and to extend his contract. Even now, more than a week later, either the trade or the contract [more]]]> https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nfl/Alex_Smith/5138264/could-alex-smith-trade-fall-through 5138264 Sat, 10 Feb 2018 15:03:01 EDT profootballtalk.com https://www.fantasysp.com/player/nfl/Alex_Smith/5138264/could-alex-smith-trade-fall-through