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Dustin Hopkins shows off his big leg with 65-yard field goal

Dustin Hopkins enters the 2016 season with the potential to be one the most successful kickers in Redskins' history and he's already showing off what he can do.
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Behind The Scenes: Dustin Hopkins' Photo Shoot

Check out behind the scenes images and video of kicker Dustin Hopkins' 2016 Photo Shoot. Hopkins is entering his second season with the Redskins.
June 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Kotwica Happy With Dustin Hopkins’ Progress

Redskins special teams coordinator Ben Kotwica said he was satisfied with the overall effort by first-year kicker Dustin Hopkins, both with field goals and with kickoffs.
February 22, 2016  |  Discuss

Breakout potential: Can Dustin Hopkins become one of the NFL's top kickers?

K Dustin Hopkins had a solid first season for the Redskins. Can he build on it?
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February 13, 2016  |  Discuss

Redskins Grades for Special Teams: Game 9

Redskins Grades for Offense: Week 9 Redskins Grades for Defense: Week 9 KICKING It was a big, though not particularly challenging, day for PK Dustin Hopkins, who continues to be almost perfect for the Skins. Hopkins attempted and converted four field goals and all five extra point attempts for a superb total of 17 points. [Kudos if you had Hopkins as your fantasy kicker.] The field...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
November 17, 2015  |  Discuss

How Do Field Goals and Touchbacks Correlate?

After a Week 1 loss to the Miami Dolphins, the Washington Redskins did something that they have done a lot under the tenure of Dan Snyder: they released their kicker. While few outside of Washington or outside of the rare 16- or 20- team fantasy football league may have heard of him, Kai Forbath was a very reliable kicker.In three years of duty as the Redskins' placekicker, Forbath...
Via The Sports Quotient
September 30, 2015  |  Discuss

You’ll never guess how Dustin Hopkins prepared for his NFL debut!

Dustin Hopkins the newly signed kicker for the Washington Redskins was reportedly kicking last week in a public park in New Orleans with his wife as his place holder. Now thats love. I’m sure that freshly cut grass on Fed Ex Field will fell a little bit different than a public parks grass, and he may not know his place holder as well now after being signed. This story was first...
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September 17, 2015  |  Discuss

A new kicker in town: Kai Forbath gone

Kai Forbath was released on Monday. Kai Forbath missed a 46-yard field goal in Sundays 17-10 loss against the Miami Dolphins. Forbath since 2012 has made 87.1 percent of his kicks (60-69), ranking him 19th in that period. Kai Forbath also has struggled with kickoffs since 2012, with only 48 touchbacks. Which is below league average. Coach Jay Gruden announced Monday that Dustin...
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September 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Friends Dustin Hopkins, Zach Hocker now battling for the same job

Imagine going up against one other person for a dream job and then finding out that the other person is someone you've been friends with for years. Well, according to Joel A. Erickson of The Advocate, that's exactly what's going on in the camp of the New Orleans Saints currently. While Dustin Hopkins and Zach Hocker battle to earn the starting place kicker job for the Saints, it...
Via FOX Sports
June 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Saints kicker battle is Dustin Hopkins vs. Zach Hocker… for now

I don’t think many of us pictured the Saints carrying Dustin Hopkins and Zach Hocker as their two kickers on the 90 man roster right now, and yet here we are. What’s most surprising about this is that Sean Payton has never not had a veteran battling it out in camp before. Whether it was John Carney, Olindo Mare, Martin Grammatica, John Kasay or Shayne Graham, there has always...
Via The Saints Nation
May 23, 2015  |  Discuss

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