Washington Redskins kicker Kai Forbath has missed a field-goal attempt, ending his NFL-record streak of 17 consecutive makes to begin a career.
Forbath's try from 37 yards away against the Dallas Cowboys in the first quarter Sunday night hit off the right post.
Forbath made two field goals last week to surpass Saints kicker Garrett Hartley's old mark of 16 in a row at the...
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December 30, 2012
Washington Redskins PK Kai Forbath [aka Kobra Kai] set an NFL record today when he kicked a 42-yard field goal right down the middle of the uprights at Lincoln Financial Field against the Philadelphia Eagles.
Trailing 7-3, Forbath came on at 4th and 9 at the Philadelphia 24-yard line and nailed the 42-yarder, his 17th straight made field goal to start his NFL career. The previous...
The Washington Redskins finally have a kicker who's a perfect 10.
Kai Forbath hasn't missed a field goal since the Redskins signed him last month. He's made all 10 attempts, including a late 48-yarder that helped stave off the Dallas Cowboys in the 38-31 win on Thanksgiving day.
Forbath became the Redskins' 19th kicker in 18 seasons after the team had enough of...
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November 26, 2012
PK Kai Forbath: Probably the team's best personnel move since drafting Alfred Morris was signing Forbath on October 9. Virtually flawless on scoring kicks, he has made 10 of 10 field goal attempts and 17 of 18 on extra points, with the sole blemish being a blocked extra point against the Steelers. Kicked a 50-yarder in his pro debut against the Vikings and is...
Washington Redskins kicker Kai Forbath says that his kicking cleat is three sizes smaller than his regular shoe.
Washington Redskins kicker Kai Forbath recently revealed that his right cleat (the one he uses to kick with) is a full three sizes smaller than his normal shoe size. Forbath says that the process to get his size 10.5 foot into a 7.5 soccer cleat is lengthy and uncomfortable, but claims the smaller shoe gives him better distance.
As the old saying goes, it’s hard to argue with...
Kai Forbath is the latest in a long line of Washington kickers and he isn't worried about becoming another victim of the Redskins' revolving door at the position.
''I am (aware of it) and I'm hoping to stay here for a long time,'' said the 25-year-old Forbath, who was signed Tuesday to replace struggling veteran Billy Cundiff and is Washington's 19th...
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October 10, 2012
We generally cover football player news not glorified soccer player news but the fact remains that kickers are sort of people too and they play a role in fantasy football. So, here goes - Billy Cundiff (Charlie Brown) had the football pulled away from him by the Redskins (Lucy) and the new Charlie Brown is Kai Forbath.
Reacting to the struggles of former Pro Bowl kicker Billy Cundiff, the Washington Redskins are signing former UCLA kicker Kai Forbath today, per a league source.
BR> Forbath tried out for the Redskins today along with Olindo Mare and Josh Brown.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced that they have claimed kicker Kai Forbath off waivers from the Dallas Cowboys. During his 50-game career at UCLA, Forbath was 85-of-101 on field goal attempts and 102-for-104 on extra point attempts. Forbath's top season came as a junior in 2009 when he was 28-of-31 on field goal attempts and won the Lou Groza Award, which is presented to the...