K - NE
Week 3 Outlook
Nick Folk went 1-for-2 on field goal tries but converted 3-of-3 PATs in the Patriots' 35-30 Week 2 loss to the Seahawks.
Folk's miss came from 50+ yards. Placekicker remains an issue for this New England offense. As impressive as Cam Newton has been thus far, Folk just isn't a fantasy option. He's 1-for-3 on field goal attempts this season.
Nick Folk converted 3-of-3 PATs but missed his lone field goal try as the Patriots beat the Dolphins in Week 1.
Folk missed a kick to close out the first half. Placekicker is an issue for New England right now. The team used a fourth-round pick on Justin Rohrwasser in this year's draft but he didn't have a great camp. It remains to be seen if the Patriots will stick with Folk in Week 2.
K Nick Folk was promoted from the practice squad to the 53-man roster, and will start Sunday Week 1 against the Dolphins.
Folk was competing with rookie Justin Rohrwasser for the starting job. The Patriots opted to go with Folk for Week 1. He is currently 29th among all kickers in the latest expert consensus rankings for Week 1.
The Patriots signed Nick Folk to their practice squad.
They also signed Justin Rohrwasser to the practice squad. New England released both of them during cuts yesterday. At some point this week the team will activate one of them for their regular season opener against the Dolphins on Sunday.
The Patriots have released K Nick Folk.
The Patriots will now start over at the kicker position after releasing both Folk and Justin Rohrwasser on Friday. It’s possible Folk could rejoin the team, but nothing is official. Stay tuned to find out who will be kicking for New England this season.