Report: Patriots Plan on Signing Kicker Mike Nugent

Devon Clements

The New England Patriots have reportedly found their new kicker. The organization plans on signing veteran kicker Mike Nugent, according to ESPN Insider Adam Schefter. 

Nugent has been in and out of the NFL since 2005. He most recently played for the Oakland Raiders in 2018 and was their kicker for three games. He has a career field goal percentage of 81.4 (78-of-102). 

In addition to Nugent, Schefter also reported that the Patriots plan on adding Younghoe Koo, formerly of the Los Angeles Chargers, to their practice squad. 

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Mike Constantino
Mike Constantino

Wonder what made them choose Nugent over the others

Sarah Weisberg
Sarah Weisberg

Injury aside, how's this going to play out for Gostowski?