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Redskins' Cousins has as many TDs as incomplete passes in first half

Nov 15, 2015; Landover, MD, USA; Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins (8) throws the ball over New Orleans Saints outside linebacker Kasim Edebali (91) in the first quarter at FedEx Field. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

Nov 15, 2015; Landover, MD, USA; Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins (8) throws the ball over New Orleans Saints outside linebacker Kasim Edebali (91) in the first quarter at FedEx Field. Mandatory Credit: Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports

Kirk Cousins enjoyed the best first half of his career as the Redskins jumped out to a 27-14 lead at halftime against the Saints. Geoff Burke USA TODAY Sports

Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins enjoyed arguably the best first half of his career in Week 10 against the New Orleans Saints.

He finished the half with as many incompletions (3) as touchdown passes. In just one half, Cousins nearly threw for his fourth 300-yard passing game of the year, as he finished with 296 yards passing on just 17 completions.

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Over the past six quarters, Cousins has 598 yards passing and six touchdowns. The Redskins lead the Saints 27-14 at the half.

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