WASHINGTON — The Redskins have placed the exclusive franchise tag on quarterback Kirk Cousins.

The Redskins had until Wednesday at 4 p.m. to apply the franchise tag. Under the exclusive tag, Cousins can still be traded, but the Redskins control his rights.

They now have until July 15 at 4 p.m. to try to work out a long-term deal.

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