Justin Tucker RUMORS & NEWS

  • The NFL's best kicker explains why the PAT shanking epidemic won't last

    CBS Sports "If Jerry Seinfeld was sitting on the desk of an NFL pregame show, you could pretty much guarantee what he'd be saying these days: "What's up with these kickers? Have you ever noticed that nobody can make a stinking extra point anymore?" It's something of an epidemic, I suppose, especially after..." November 30

  • Ravens' John Harbaugh, Justin Tucker defend failed fake field goal attempt

    CSN Mid-Atlantic "The Ravens defended their fake field goal attempt Sunday against the Redskins, even though the play didn’t work. Justin Tucker, a right-footed kicker, lined up as a left-footed kicker before the ball was snapped. That could have potentially tipped off the Redskins, but Tucker said he was..." October 10

  • Broncos’ kicker doesn’t buy Justin Tucker’s 84-yard field goal claim

    NBC News 9 Colorado "Justin Tucker must be up there with the Denver altitude. The Baltimore Raven is a real good kicker. But he’s not that good. Tucker said that if he played in Denver and the conditions were perfect, he could kick an 84-yard field goal. The claim brought a laugh from Broncos’ kicker Brandon..." August 05

  • Justin Tucker: In Denver with perfect weather, I’m good from 84 yards

    NFL.com "Ravens kicker Justin Tucker, the owner of a still-fresh four-year, $16.8 million contract, is arguably the best player at his position in football. But when we think about kickers, we almost never consider using them beyond the 50-yard line, and for good reason. Obviously, the success rate of a..." August 04

  • Ravens' Tucker treats family to Potbelly after inking lucrative deal

    The Score "Most people splurge on cars or other extravagant gifts when they sign a big NFL contract. Justin Tucker isn't most people. The kicker agreed to a four-year, $16.8-million extension with the Baltimore Ravens on Friday, and his first stop was for sandwiches at Potbelly. "I had to postpone this..." July 16

  • Ravens, Justin Tucker strike four-year deal just before deadline

    Baltimore Sun "From the moment he arrived at the Ravens facility as an undrafted kicker out of Texas, Justin Tucker has looked like he belonged. With his booming and precise kicks, maniacal quest for perfection and gregarious personality, Tucker has become one of the franchise’s most popular and productive..." July 15

  • Ravens K Justin Tucker is allegedly vowing not to re-sign with team after 2016

    Baltimore Beat Down "Baltimore Ravens kicker Justin Tucker has allegedly elected not to re-sign with the Ravens after the 2016 season if both sides do not agree to a long-term deal. Tucker is in the last year of his contract with the Ravens and he is due to be an unrestricted free agent after the 2016 season which..." July 14

  • Why has Justin Tucker not received an extension?

    Baltimore Beat Down "Earlier this offseason, the Ravens placed the franchise tag on star kicker, Justin Tucker. The franchise tag restricts the player it is assigned to from signing with any other team. If a long term extension is not worked out before July 15th, the tag becomes a one year deal, and the player is a..." June 28

  • Justin Tucker on contract extension: 'It's a matter of when, not if'

    Baltimore Sun "When Ravens kicker Justin Tucker signed his franchise tender on March 4, he inked a one-year, $4.57 million deal with the team, but the two sides still had work to do on a long-term extension. Three months later, that remains the case. “As of right now, there hasn’t been a whole lot..." June 13