http://www.espn.com/nfl/story/_/id/1...b-25m-annually

According to some reports, the Redskins were waiting on this deal before moving forward with more discussions about Cousins. $25 million makes Carr the highest paid QB in the league, and also sets the market not just for Cousins, but for the other top FA QBs after the year- Brees, Stafford and Garrapolo.