K - FA
Connor Barth has been released by the Chicago Bears.
Barth missed a critical field goal in Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions, so his release is no surprise.
Connor Barth finished Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions 3/3 on extra point attempts and 1/2 on field goal attempts. His missed field goal was to tie the game as the clock expired.
Barth was on thin ice for the Bears already, so his most recent miss may have secured his fate.
Connor Barth finished Sunday's game against the Green Bay Packers 3/3 on field goals and 1/1 on extra point attempts.
After struggling in Week 8 and following a bye week where many wanted Barth to be cut, he comes out and is perfect on Sunday. He remains the starter for the Bears for another week.
Connor Barth finished Sunday's game against the New Orleans Saints 2-of-3 on field goals, making a 44 yard attempt. He did not have any extra point attempts.
Barth has been just average this year for the Bears. There are better options available at kicker position.
Connor Barth finished Sunday's game against the Carolina Panthers 1-for-2 on field goals and 2-for-2 on extra points attempts.
Barth did not receive many opportunities on Sunday, so his field goal miss might be viewed negatively. However, since the Bears won, he might be able to slide under the radar for his mediocre kicking the past few weeks.