Saturday, August 1, 2015
Detroit Lions training camp preview Special Teams
After two of tradition, the specialists are back intact. Can they be more consistent.
Don Muhlbach 11 years in Detroit FA 2005
Contract: 1 year $665,000 hit
164 games 21 tackles 1 FF
Good long snapper rarely screws up. hard worker. Good guy.
Matt Prater 10 years in the NFL 2nd in Detroit FA 2014
Contract: 3 years $1,437,500 Hit
11 games 21/26 Field goals
A good kicker once he knocked the rehab rust. Should be fine in 2015.
Sam Martin 3 year 5th round in 2013
Contract: 2 years $625,075 hit
32 games 140 punts 46.7 ave
Good player who can kick as well. Must rebound from the 10 yard punt oin the playoffs that will go down in Lions infamy.
Kyle Brindza UDFA rookie
Contract: 3 years $437,500 $2,500 bonus
Could develop into an NFL kicker.