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PHIL DAWSON RUMORS & GOSSIP

Dawson eager to get back out kicking after misses

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) Phil Dawson converted 49 of his 50 pregame kicks, even a pair of 58-yard field goals going from each direction. That's about as accurate as San Francisco's veteran place kicker has been in recent years. So it was a bit startling to watch as he sailed his only two chances during Sunday's 34-0 loss to Denver wide right - first from 55 yards then...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers kicker Phil Dawson ranked 9th best in NFL…

… In fantasy that is, but maybe in real life as well. With a week of preseason games now in the books, the 2014 NFL season is officially underway. And that can only mean one thing: Fantasy football drafts are about to start happening. In order to get a jump on the competition, it’s never to early to start putting together a draft board. To help the cause, cover32 will be ranking...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers’ Phil Dawson ranked 9th best kicker fantasy option

With training camps underway, the NFL season is right around the corner. And that can only mean one thing: Fantasy football drafts are about to start happening. In order to get a jump on the competition, it’s never to early to start putting together a draft board. To help the cause, cover32 will be ranking each position, with updates from now until the start of the regular season...
Via cover32 - 49ers
23 days ago  |  Discuss

San Francisco is set to face the Green Bay Packers in the first round of the Playoffs

Phil Dawson kicked a 40-yard field goal as the game ended to lift San Francisco to a 23-20 victory over the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday, giving the 49ers the NFC’s No. 5 playoff seed. Dawson had matched his career best with a 56-yarder to put San Francisco (12-4) up 20-17 with 1:45 to go. The […]
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
December 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Dawson Says All Focus on 49ers

March 21, 2013By Fred GreethamOBR Senior Reporter Phil Dawson might someday leave his heart in San Francisco, but for now it has been left in Cleveland. For the past 14 years Dawson toiled on the shores of Lake Erie kicking in inclement weather and swirling winds. After signing a one-year contract with the San Francisco 49ers, Dawson wanted to reach out one last time to the city...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
March 21, 2013  |  Discuss

NFL News: Phil Dawson agrees to terms with San Francisco

The San Francisco 49ers have agreed to terms with veteran placekicker Phil Dawson, formerly of the Cleveland Browns. This signing, for undisclosed terms, reunites Dawson with former Browns special teams coordinator Brad Seeley on the Super Bowl runners-up. Dawson has spent his entire 14-year career with the Browns, and was an original member of the “new” Browns in 1999. He...
Via Waiting For Next Year
March 19, 2013  |  1 Comment

NFL Rumor: Browns not planning on re-signing Phil Dawson

Buried in a flurry of question-and-answer tweets on Monday evening, Cleveland Browns beat writer Tony Grossi stated that the team does not plan on re-signing veteran Pro Bowl place kicker Phil Dawson. “@puckhogg1 when will the browns make the call on re-signing phil? // Not happening. — Tony Grossi (@TonyGrossi) February 5, 2013 Dawson, 38, was the team’s “franchise” player...
Via Waiting For Next Year
February 05, 2013  |  6 Comments

Browns kicker Phil Dawson does backwards onside kick at Pro Bowl (Video)

It's been awhile since we've seen a backwards onside kick but Cleveland Browns kicker Phil Dawson pulled one off in Honalulu yesterday. Check out Phil turns around and attempts to give the AFC an advantage with his tricky kick:
Via Outside the Boxscore
January 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Phil Dawson's recognition was long overdue

To know Phil Dawson is to know class, consistency and professionalism. To know Phil Dawson is finally going to the Pro Bowl? Awesome. It's a just yet overdue reward, an acknowledgement of another sterling individual season amidst some, um, turmoil. There are and have been lots of good kickers in the AFC, and Dawson's been one going back a decade or so. He should have been...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
December 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Report: Browns kicker Phil Dawson accepts franchise tender

According to a report by The Plain Dealer’s Mary Kay Cabot, Phil Dawson has accepted his franchise tender offer of $3.8 million dollars- “#Browns kicker Phil Dawson has accepted his franchise tag, a league source tells the Plain Dealer. About $3.8 million.” Franchised players receive a contract worth the average of the top five players at their position, but because Dawson...
Via Waiting For Next Year
March 13, 2012  |  Discuss
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