The Packers' punter must be addressed

Let’s just get this out of the way now: the Packers’ punting position is a disaster. Twelve days before Green Bay’s season opener in Jacksonville, Packers general manager Ted Thompson opted to cut the six-year Packers veteran punter Tim Masthay after production has waned the last two years. The guy that everyone thought Thompson would bring to Green Bay was Britton Colquit...
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October 11, 2016

Packers preseason stock watch: Jared Abbrederis closes strong, Jake Schum impresses in debut

The Packers seem to have their punter, but do they have room for seven wide receivers? Though the preseason games represent just one part of the evaluation process, they provide the biggest and best stage for those working towards a bigger role or even just a roster spot. The competition for jobs creates a game-like atmosphere, and teams can test the mettle of unproven players. ...
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September 02, 2016

Buffalo Bulls In The NFL Steven Means, Jake Schum, and Matt Weiser

On the eve of Buffalo's 2016 college season the NFL preseaon was winging down and several Bulls were trying to stake a claim to an NFL 53 man roster. Two UB Alumni saw no action because their jobs were sage. Khalil Mack and James Starks Steven Means: Means all but assured he will be the Eagles fourth defensive end. He spent a lot of the first half in theJets backfield. Late in...
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September 02, 2016

Packers Cut Masthay In Favor of Schum

The Green Bay Packers continued their efforts to trim their roster down on Tuesday, announcing that they were releasing veteran punter Tim Masthay, just one day after they let go of Green Bay native Peter Mortell.  Masthay had been the Packers punter since 2010 but faced struggles in 2015 that prompted the team to bring in competition this summer.  It appeared as though he had...
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August 30, 2016

NFL Transactions - Tampa Bay punter, Jake Schum picked up by Green Bay

Within hours of being released by Tampa Bay, UB Alumnus Jake Schum was signed by the Green Bay Packers. — Ed Greene (@EdBeefdaSupreme) August 30, 2016 Schum came to Buffalo the year after Green Bay running back James Starks graduated and moved onto the NFL. While punting three years for the Bulls he had 119 career punts for 38.7 average, while...
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August 30, 2016

Buffalo Bulls In The NFL Preseason Jake Schum and James Starks

Within a week NFL teams will have to cut their roster down to 75 players and of the two Bulls in action tonight one of them really needed "a win" while the other was pretty safe. The alumnus needing a win was Jake Schum. He and Bryan Anger are competing or the punting job in Tampa Bay. Anger was a pretty highly drafted punter several years back and the Bucks brought him in during...
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August 27, 2016

Buffalo Bulls In The NFL Preseason: How Did Jake Schum Do?

Jake Schum came into tonights game as the guy who had an inside track to the 53 man roster as Tampa Bay's punter. He and Bryan Anger traded punts tonight, each punting twice. On the evening Anger was slightly better than Schum. The big difference was a 49 yard bomb that Anger punted from his own 31 yard line. Tampa Bay Punters vs Jacksonville 4th and 12 at TB 46 - B.Anger punts...
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August 21, 2016

NFL Notes: Buccaneers, Panthers, Saints & Vikings

Buccaneers Jenna Laine’s 53-man roster projection includes a few notable roster cuts such as: TE Luke Stocker, DL George Johnson, CB Josh Robinson and S Major Wright. Laine can see the Buccaneers keeping as many as seven receivers on their roster with Bernard Reedy serving as their kick and punt returner. Laine has Jake Schum beating out Bryan Anger for the Bucs’ punting...
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June 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Buccaneers Release P Michael Koenen, Free Up $3.25M In Cap Space

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are releasing P Michael Koenen, according to numerous reports Tuesday morning. This comes after the Buccaneers signed Jake Schum to a contract in recent days. Koenen, 33, has two years remaining on his six-year, $19.5 million contract that included $6.5 million guaranteed. He would have made base salaries of $3.25 million over the next two ... ...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
September 01, 2015  |  Discuss

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