Bills re-sign K Dan Carpenter, release QB Kevin Kolb

The Buffalo Bills have re-signed kicker Dan Carpenter to a new four-year deal. Carptner, 28, will not bring a ton of fanfare among the Bills fanbase but they do lock up a dependable leg. Carpenter was 33-of-36 last season with a long of 55. Four-year deal for Dan Carpenter with the Bills. No word on $ yet. — Mike Garafolo (@MikeGarafolo) March 11, 2014 The Bills also released...
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March 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Dan Carpenter is on a flight to Buffalo

According  to Rand Getlin, the Buffalo Bills will likely re-sign kicker Dan Carpenter. Finally Buffalo Bills NEWS….YEAH Rand_Getlin #Bills kicker Dan Carpenter caught a flight from South Florida to Buffalo this morning. One indication he’ll re-sign later today. 3/11/14 12:21 PM Rand_Getlin Carpenter’s last season was his most productive and efficient yet. 33 for 36 […]The...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
March 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Carpenter must be 'official' before Bills can ink deal

BY DAN BEGNOCHEFor those who were thinking the Buffalo Bills would shore up the services of place kicker Dan Carpenter prior to the start of free agency Tuesday afternoon, think again. The team has yet to pull the trigger on a contract extension for the sure-footed veteran, who posted career high numbers last season in both points and field goal percentage.According to his agent...
Via AFC East Daily
March 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Could the Bills let Dan Carpenter walk after one of his best seasons?

Last year no one wanted Dan Carpenter, but after he had a terrific year the Buffalo Bills are now forced with a tough decision.  Do they re-sign him to create competition for Dustin Hopkins who they drafted or just let him walk? The most ideal scenario would be to let re-sign Carpenter and have him […]The post Could the Bills let Dan Carpenter walk after one of his best seasons...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
February 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Beyond the stats: How good was Dan Carpenter's season?

Dan Carpenter had a good 2013 season, especially as a late addition to the roster. If the Bills won more games, would we have said he saved the season? Maybe, but they didn’t, and all we’re left with is another player with a nice year on a team with a bad season. How good was he really and should the Bills re-sign him this offseason? To determine how good Carpenter was...
Via Buffalo Wins
February 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Cardinals sign kicker Dan Carpenter

One thing is crystal clear, Steve Keim and Bruce Arians will try to improve the Cardinals roster no matter what time of the season it may be. The Cardinals signed kicker Dan Carpenter early Wednesday, according to a number of media sources.
Via One is the Loneliest Number
August 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Dolphins cut veteran kicker Dan Carpenter

DAVIE, Fla. -- The Miami Dolphins might have done Dan Carpenter a favor. He wasn't going to beat out rookie Caleb Sturgis at kicker. But instead of making Carpenter a late cut, the Dolphins terminated his contract Wednesday. That gives Carpenter more of a chance to find another job before the NFL season starts in three weeks. "On behalf of the Miami Dolphins, I would like...
Via Fox Sports Florida
August 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Dolphins' Carpenter not dwelling on past

DAVIE, Fla. Dan Carpenter stood in front of his locker the other day wearing a hat that read Still Perfect. That referred to the 1972 Miami Dolphins, not the 2012 Dolphins kicker. Carpenter hardly was perfect in a 23-20 loss last Sunday against the New York Jets. He missed a 47-yard field goal with 10:48 left in regulation that proved pivotal. Then he shanked a 48-yarder in overtime...
Via Fox Sports Florida
September 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Dolphins kicker on suicide watch?

Miami Dolphins kicker Dan Carpenter missed two “make-able” field goals in a 23-20 overtime loss to the New York Jets and after listening to his post-game remarks you might want to take any sharp items away from him. Understanding the importance of the loss for the Dolphins, Carpenter was apologetic and depressed after the game. “I let the team down. First of all there shouldn’t...
Via The Penalty Flag
September 23, 2012  |  1 Comment

Miami Dolphins work out 3 kickers…hinting that Carpenter is injured

If there’s one thing the Miami Dolphins have done well over the last few years, it’s kicking field goals.  This ‘strength’ of the Dolphins could take a hit in the very near future as there is speculation that former Pro Bowler Dan Carpenter could be injured.  Today, the Dolphins brought in 3 kickers for workouts [...]
Via Phin Nation
November 18, 2011  |  Discuss

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