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Nick Folk K

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
8%1%
Key Stats
GPFG AttFG MadeXP AttXP MadePoints
1631272624105

Player Updates

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Buccaneers' Nick Folk: Stays hot in Thursday OTA
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Folk drilled all five of his field-goal attempts in Thursday's OTA, Jenna Laine of ESPN.com reports.

The veteran kicker has been lights out over this week's OTAs, as he'd also been perfect on four attempts through the much narrower 8.5-foot wide uprights that the Bucs utilized in Tuesday's session. NFL regulation goalposts were utilized Thursday, which seemed to help fellow kicker Roberto Aguayo as well.

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Buccaneers' Nick Folk: Perfect in first OTA practice
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Folk went 4-for-4 on field goals from approximately 35-to-40 yards out at Tuesday's OTAs, Jenna Laine of ESPN.com reports.

Both Folk and incumbent Roberto Aguayo attempted four kicks apiece at the end of practice into 8.5-foot wide goal posts, which are a full 10 feet narrower than regulation uprights. Notably, Aguayo made only one of the attempts, while Folk was perfect. While it's only one practice in May, Aguayo, who battled accuracy issues as a rookie, likely doesn't have much room for error while competing with a more proven commodity in Folk.

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Buccaneers' Nick Folk: Signs with Bucs
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Folk will sign with the Buccaneers, Peter Schrager of FOX Sports reports.

Folk converted 27 of 31 field goals in 2016, which is a solid campaign in its own right but especially impressive when considering three of his four missed attempts were blocked by the opposition. Meanwhile, Roberto Aguayo, who the Bucs traded up for in the second round of last year's draft, was true on just 22 of 31 attempts in what was ultimately a disappointing campaign for the highly touted kicking prospect. While it's fair to wonder whether Folk's signing was simply a motivational tactic to get the underperforming youngster going, this could turn into an outright competition for the starting job if Aguayo continues to fall under expectations.

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Nick Folk: Released by Jets
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Folk was released by the Jets on Thursday.

Folk was the Jets' kicker for the past seven seasons. For his career he's converted 81.3 percent of his field goals, including 27 of 31 in 2016. It appears the Jets cut ties with Folk to free up some salary cap room, but it remains unclear who'll be their kicker in 2017.

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Jets' Nick Folk: Nails 27 field goals in 2016
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Folk converted 27 of 31 field-goal attempts and 24 of 26 extra points during the 2016 season.

Folk had a quietly-solid season for the Jets in 2016. However, given how he did in fact play for the Jets, you never knew what to expect from him on a weekly basis, rendering him unserviceable in most formats. Case in point, look at his numbers from Week 9 and Week 10. In Week 9 against the Dolphins, Folk made three field goals and three extra points only to come back with a clunker (thanks to a missed PAT) the game after. With the team's quarterback situation far from solved, expect more uncertainty out of Folk in 2017.

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Schedule
WeekDateOpponentTime/Result
P18/11/17@ CIN7:30 pm
P28/17/17@ JAC8:00 pm
P38/26/17CLE7:30 pm
P48/31/17WAS7:30 pm
19/10/17@ MIA1:00 pm
29/17/17CHI1:00 pm
39/24/17@ MIN1:00 pm
410/1/17NYG4:05 pm
510/5/17NE8:25 pm
610/15/17@ ARI4:05 pm
710/22/17@ BUF1:00 pm
810/29/17CAR1:00 pm
911/5/17@ NO1:00 pm
1011/12/17NYJ1:00 pm
Bye: Week 11
1211/26/17@ ATL1:00 pm
1312/3/17@ GB1:00 pm
1412/10/17DET1:00 pm
1512/18/17ATL8:30 pm
1612/24/17@ CAR1:00 pm
1712/31/17NO1:00 pm
Kicking
YearTeamG1-1920-2930-3940-4950+TotLgBlkPctXPXPGPct
2007Dallas Cowboys160-010-127-77-72-526-3153183.953-5353100.0
2008Dallas Cowboys160-01-17-810-112-220-2252090.942-4242100.0
2009Dallas Cowboys141-15-66-75-121-218-2851064.336-3636100.0
2010New York Jets161-110-1114-163-62-530-3956176.937-3737100.0
2011New York Jets160-05-66-65-73-619-2551076.044-4444100.0
2012New York Jets160-07-86-85-73-421-2754377.830-3030100.0
2013New York Jets160-08-810-1112-143-333-3654091.727-2727100.0
2014New York Jets160-013-137-79-133-632-3955282.123-2323100.0
2015New York Jets80-02-26-63-62-213-1655081.219-1919100.0
2016New York Jets160-012-1310-113-32-427-3151387.124-262492.3
TOTAL1502-273-8079-8762-8623-39239-294561081.3335-33733599.4
Kickoffs
YearTeamGKOAvgTBRetRet AvgTDOnsideRecov
2007Dallas Cowboys169462.648623.0111
2008Dallas Cowboys167560.506921.4120
2009Dallas Cowboys1428.5000.0020
2010New York Jets168162.077319.6000
2011New York Jets168163.7176121.2020
2012New York Jets166863.1125322.0120
2013New York Jets167362.8304222.3010
2014New York Jets166962.9214621.6010
2015New York Jets83963.2132423.2021
2016New York Jets167063.2392922.9110
TOTAL15065262.514348321.74142
Defensive Stats
YearTeamGTotalTklAstSacksIntYdsAvgLgTDPass Def
2007Dallas Cowboys1611.000000.0000
2008Dallas Cowboys1611.000000.0000
2009Dallas Cowboys1400.000000.0000
2010New York Jets1611.000000.0000
2011New York Jets1600.000000.0000
2012New York Jets1600.000000.0000
2013New York Jets1600.000000.0000
2014New York Jets1600.000000.0000
2015New York Jets800.000000.0000
2016New York Jets1611.000000.0000
TOTAL15044.000000.0000
 

Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-1/222
Birthdate:
11/5/1984
Age:
32
Hometown:
Los Angeles, CA, USA
School:
Arizona
NFL Experience:
11
Awards:

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