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Arizona Cardinals Sign New Long Snapper, Bring in Punter's for Tryout

GM Steve Keim is wasting no time, making moves 3 games into the 2016 season. Everyone knew after Kameron Canaday botched another snap that the end was near, today the Arizona Cardinals released the rookie long snapper and brought in veteran Aaron Brewer. The Cardinals have reached agreement with former Bears and Broncos long snapper Aaron Brewer. He replaces rookie... https...
Via Revenge of the Birds
September 27, 2016

Masthay Could Get Booted

If Tim Masthay has another poor game on Thursday and if the Giants release Steve Weatherford – two big ifs – it wouldn’t be a shock to see the 10-year vet take over as Green Bay’s punter. Masthay struggled at the end of last season and he hasn’t regained his form this summer. The fifth-year pro from Kentucky been given a long leash by the front office and the coaches because...
Via Packers Notes
September 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Packers' Masthay appears to win punter battle with release of Mandell

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Tim Masthay said nothing was out of the ordinary Monday morning, when the veteran Green Bay Packers punter and his young challenger, Cody Mandell, reported for work. "He was in meetings, and I lifted weights with him," Masthay said. "But I did not see him after that." That's because, shortly before practice started in the early afternoon, Masthay and others learned...
Via Associated Press
August 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Tim Masthay has competition for punting job in Green Bay Packers training camp

General manager Ted Thompson and head coach Mike McCarthy have played this game before. Two years ago after Mason Crosby was coming off one of the worst seasons a kicker has had in recent memory, the team brought in Georgio Tavecchio to compete with the veteran and to, if not to win the job, at least get some competitive juices flowing through Crosby. The plan seemed to work. Crosby...
Via EndZoneScore
July 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Green Bay Packers welcome competition for struggling punter Tim Masthay

Through most of his five-year career, Tim Masthay has been a reliable punter for the Green Bay Packers. However, in the second half of last season, the quality of his play slipped as his last 21 punts of 2014 travelled a net average of only 33.6 yards, according to Press-Gazette Media. Masthay had one punt returned for a touchdown, two punts blocked and a career-low 28.6 percent...
Via FOX Sports
June 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Masthay Gets Some Competition

General manager Ted Thompson is obviously hoping that street free agent punter Cody Mandell has the same effect on Tim Masthay that street free agent kicker Giorgio Tavecchio had on Mason Crosby a few years ago. Crosby, coming off the worst season of his career, was forced to compete with Tavecchio in the summer of 2013. The competition brought out the best in the former Colorado...
Via Packers Notes
January 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Punter Tim Masthay looks to rebound in playoffs

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) Tim Masthay is ready for a fresh start in the playoffs. After yearly improvement, the Green Bay Packers' fifth-year punter had his statistics dip for the first time this season - the result of a rough second half after putting up career-best numbers during the first half. Masthay averaged 44.1 gross and 37.0 net yards per punt on the season, struggling to get...
Via Associated Press
January 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Packers team needs at kicker and punter

Each and every offseason brings new competition within each franchise as athletes are fighting for their lives to make one of the 32 teams that make up the NFL. The Packers are no different. Most of the time the competitions that garner the most attention are quarterback battles or position players fighting for the starting job on their team. Last year for the Packers, however, the...
Via cover32 - Packers
April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

The top 10 kickers/punters in this years NFL Draft: Will Green Bay dip their toes in the pot?

Last year many were calling for Mason Crosby to be replaced as the Packers place kicker, but after a solid 2013-14 campaign he’s found his way back into the hearts of Packer Nation. Tim Masthay has become a staple on 4th downs for the Packers as well, as the field position battle is so critical in the NFL. Thinking that the Packers would pick up another kicker or punter, or even...
Via cover32 - Packers
April 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Packers Annual Checkup: Tim Masthay

  FOX Sports Wisconsin's Paul Imig gives an in-depth statistical analysis and film study of every Packers player in his annual offseason checkup. Check every weekday through mid-April for his latest report. Tim Masthay, punter Season stats: 17 games; 64 punts, 2,854 total yards (44.6 average), 2,493 net yards (39.0 net average), 22 downed inside the 20-yard line, five touchbacks...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
March 12, 2014  |  Discuss

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