Graham Gano Wins Redskins Starting Job, Gets Cut A Day Later

Yesterday, the Redskins cut veteran kicker Neil Rackers, seemingly handing the job to Graham Gano. Great news for Gano, a fourth-year player whose starting job has never been secure thanks to a niggling habit of, um, missing. Gano was technically perfect on field goals this preseason, considering he didn't attempt a… » 8/28/12 10:50am 8/28/12 10:50am

"Cundiff" Is Already Being Used As A Verb

Kansas Jayhawks fans adapted their free throw distraction techniques to fit current events, as Billy Cundiff's name appeared behind the basket during last night's tilt against Texas A&M. » 1/24/12 10:35am 1/24/12 10:35am

Billy Cundiff Rushed His Kick Because Of An Error On The Gillette…

We're doing a season-long NFL roundtable with our friends at Slate. Check back here each week as a rotating cast of football watchers discusses the weekend's key plays, coaching decisions, and traumatic brain injuries. » 1/23/12 7:37pm 1/23/12 7:37pm

"You Don't Have To Worry About Me Jumping Off A Ledge": An Interview…

We're doing a season-long NFL roundtable with our friends at Slate. Check back here each week as a rotating cast of football watchers discusses the weekend's key plays, coaching decisions, and traumatic brain injuries. » 1/23/12 4:09pm 1/23/12 4:09pm

Why We Scapegoat

Because Billy Cundiff exists, Ravens fans don't have to come to terms with the fact that one of the best rushing teams ceded the turf to one of the worst. Or that they could only turn three New England turnovers into six points. Or that their offensive line turned to soggy swiss cheese at the merest whiff of Vince… » 1/23/12 2:10pm 1/23/12 2:10pm

What Went Wrong On Billy Cundiff’s Missed Kick?

We're doing a season-long NFL roundtable with our friends at Slate. Check back here each week as a rotating cast of football watchers discusses the weekend's key plays, coaching decisions, and traumatic brain injuries. » 1/22/12 11:17pm 1/22/12 11:17pm