“What impact are you making, not only today, but for eternity?” he told Roy. “What impact are you making to leave a legacy? It’s just a healthy reminder [to] make life about other people, invest in other people, knowing that in the end, that’s a life well-lived.”

A devout Christian who’s repeatedly made public his faith in Jesus and his teachings in the Bible, Cousins will return to the field Sunday for a prime-time showdown with the New Orleans Saints.