Wife’s cancer diagnosis hits home for Packers’ Crosby
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — Mason Crosby won his competition to remain the Green Bay Packers’ kicker.
Jets sign Ficken to solve kicking woes, waive Vedvik
NEW YORK (AP) — Next up on the Jets' constantly spinning kicking carousel: Sam Ficken.
New York signed Ficken, their fourth kicker since July, on Tuesday to try to solve their ongoing...
Packers defeat Chiefs 27-20 in preseason finale
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — One play stood out during the Packers' 27-20 win over the Chiefs on Thursday night in the teams' preseason finale. It happened on a dead ball in the fourth...
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers have claimed kicker Sam Ficken off waivers from the Seattle Seahawks, bringing in potential competition for 13-year veteran Mason Crosby.
Rams sign K Santos while waiting for Greg Zuerlein’s return
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Cairo Santos knows he probably won't be with the Los Angeles Rams for a long time, so he wants to make sure it's a good time.
The Rams signed the Brazilian kicker this week instead of rushing All-Pro Greg Zuerlein back from injury. Santos practiced with his new teammates Wednesday as the Rams (4-0) prepare to play at Seattle on Sunday.
Rams lose K Greg Zuerlein for a few weeks, re-sign Ficken
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — Greg Zuerlein, the Rams' All-Pro kicker, will be sidelined for the near future after injuring his groin during pregame warmups for Los Angeles' blowout win over Arizona.
“Bones” Fassel maintains strong special teams for Rams
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — John Fassel should have been celebrating when the Los Angeles Rams had their kicker, punter and return specialist voted in as Pro Bowl starters Tuesday. Instead, the special teams coordinator everyone calls "Bones" was setting up tryouts with 12 kickers to replace Greg Zuerlein, who is out for the season with a back injury.
Rams place Pro Bowl K Greg Zuerlein on IR, sign Ficken
THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Rams spent Tuesday celebrating their excellence on special teams after having their kicker, punter and return specialist voted in as Pro Bowl starters.
Less than a day later, the Rams were putting contingency plans into action after placing kicker Greg Zuerlein on injured reserve Wednesday.