The Insider: Kickers


Posted at 12:17 PM ET, 09/14/2013

PK John Potter signed by Redskins as insurance for Kai Forbath

The Redskins add insurance in the wake of an injury suffered Friday by Forbath, who is listed as questionable for Sunday’s game vs. the Packers.

By Mike Jones  |  12:17 PM ET, 09/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Injuries, John Potter, Kai Forbath, place kickers, Redskins injuries, Redskins-Packers

Posted at 06:41 PM ET, 08/14/2013

Observations from Wednesday's practice at Redskins training camp

RGIII's first day of 11-on-11 drills, Forbath kicking performance, Nick Barnett update and more ...

By Mike Jones  |  06:41 PM ET, 08/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  observations, place kickers, Robert Griffin III, special teams, Training camp

Posted at 10:20 PM ET, 10/14/2012

Kai Forbath makes 50-yarder in Redskins debut

The new place kicker had quite the debut for the Redskins, who signed him last Tuesday to replace a struggling Billy Cundiff.

By Mike Jones  |  10:20 PM ET, 10/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kai Forbath, Redskins kickers

Posted at 01:25 PM ET, 10/10/2012

Kai Forbath hopes he’s the answer to the Redskins’ kicking woes

Newly signed kicker arrives for his first practice at Redskins Park.

By Mark Maske  |  01:25 PM ET, 10/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kai Forbath, Redskins kickers

Posted at 02:24 PM ET, 10/09/2012

Redskins sign kicker Kai Forbath [updated]

Former UCLA kicker has never attempted a field goal in the NFL.

By Mike Jones  |  02:24 PM ET, 10/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kai Forbath, Redskins kickers, Redskins roster moves

Posted at 02:24 PM ET, 10/09/2012

Redskins sign kicker Kai Forbath [updated]

Former UCLA kicker has never attempted a field goal in the NFL.

By Mike Jones  |  02:24 PM ET, 10/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kai Forbath, Redskins kickers, Redskins roster moves

Posted at 02:47 PM ET, 10/08/2012

Redskins to work out three kickers on Tuesday [updated]

The Washington Redskins will workout three free agent kickers on Tuesday following back-to-back weeks of struggles for Billy Cundiff, a person with knowledge of the Redskins’ deliberations confirmed.

By Mike Jones  |  02:47 PM ET, 10/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Billy Cundiff, Kickers

Posted at 07:45 PM ET, 10/07/2012

Mike Shanahan unsure of Redskins’ next move at kicker

Coach expressed disappointment in kicker Billy Cundiff, who missed a 31-yard field goal for the second consecutive week

By Mike Jones  |  07:45 PM ET, 10/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Billy Cundiff, Redskins kickers

Posted at 05:22 PM ET, 10/01/2012

Redskins not working out kickers this week

Billy Cundiff’s rough outing Sunday did not bring competitors for the placekicking job.

By Mike Jones  |  05:22 PM ET, 10/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Billy Cundiff, Redskins kickers