Green Bay Packers PK Mason Crosby converted five field goals (26, 52, 31, 42 and 45 yards) with one extra point in the Week 5 game against the Detroit Lions. He hasn't misfired on a field goal all season.
Fantasy Impact: Crosby is having quite the season, considering his issues the last few years.
Green Bay Packers PK Mason Crosby has restructured his contract. His base salary went from $2.4 million to $800,000, which will be fully guaranteed if he's on the roster Sept. 7. He can make up the $1.6 million reduction in roster and performance bonuses. The final two years on his deal weren't altered.
Fantasy Impact: Looks like he'll be the starting kicker to open the season but he'll need to kick well to keep his job. He isn't guaranteed anything at this point.
Green Bay Packers K's Mason Crosby, Giorgio Tavecchio and Zach Ramirez all attempted kicks Sunday, Aug. 25 during practice. Crosby went 10 for 11, missing wide left from 53 yards. Tavecchio went 9 for 11, missing wide right from 45 and wide left from 63. Ramirez went 10 for 11, with his miss coming from 45 yards. The situation of who will kick for the Packers remains fluid. 'There's a job available and someone needs to jump through the door and take it. That hasn't happened yet,' Packers coach Mike McCarthy said.
Green Bay Packers PK Mason Crosby connected on nine of his 10 field goals, winning a kicking period for the first time all camp in his battle against PK Giorgio Tavecchio Monday, Aug. 19. Tavecchio made eight of his 10 attempts, and he has hit 45 of 51 field goal attempts in practice/scrimmages, while Crosby has made 41 of 51. The team plans to continue the kicking competition for at least another week.
Green Bay Packers PK Mason Crosby is being pushed hard by PK Giorgio Tavecchio in training camp, and the decision on who wins the starting job is expected to come down to the final three preseason games. Crosby has reportedly outperformed Tavecchio on kickoffs in camp, while Tavecchio has made 89.7 percent (35 of 39) field goals, as opposed to 76.9 percent (30 of 39) for Crosby.
Green Bay Packers PK Mason Crosby made only three of his eight field goal attempts during practice Saturday, Aug. 3. Head coach Mike McCarthy said he will need to perform better if he wants to keep his kicker job. PK Giorgio Tavecchio made six of his seven attempts but appeared to barely have the leg strength for the longer field goals.
Fantasy Impact: Crosby does not have a strong hold of this job right now. Don't be surprised if the Packers bring in another kicker for the competition.
Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy indicated the team likely will bring in a kicker to complete with PK Mason Crosby.
Fantasy Impact: It makes sense as Crosby has struggled the past two seasons.
Green Bay Packers PK Mason Crosby (illness), OG Josh Sitton (concussion) and RB James Starks (knee) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 26.
Green Bay Packers head coach Mike McCarthy said the team is sticking with PK Mason Crosby. "When results aren't what you want, you have to choose which way to go. Our choice is to stick with Crosby," McCarthy said.
Fantasy Impact: We aren't sure why he keeps stick with Crosby, who has been very bad for the last two years.
Green Bay Packers PK Mason Crosby missed two more field goal attempts in Week 15, his 11th and 12th of the season; however, head coach Mike McCarthy said following the game the team will not be looking for a new kicker.
Fantasy Impact: Crosby isn't worth using for fantasy teams.