In the aftermath of the Saints first win Sunday night, also came the realization that Pro Bowl punter Thomas Morstead will be out for a stretch with a strained quadriceps muscle. Morstead, one of the few 'leftovers' from the Saints Super Bowl season, has consistently been one of the best in the league. Not only did the front office replace him with another Pro Bowler, they also added an offensive tackle, and waived two well-known veterans who have been through the NFL turnstiles a lot lately.
October 6, 2015
Between long-snapper John Denney getting a contract extension and rookie Caleb Sturgis unseating veteran Dan Carpenter as the placekicker, it was a busy month of August for the Dolphins specialists. For Brandon Fields, it was simply business as usual.
September 5, 2013
Four Michigan State seniors – quarterback Drew Stanton, defensive tackle Clifton Ryan, wide receiver Matt Trannon and punter Brandon Fields – have accepted invitations to participate in the National Football League's 2007 Scouting Combine, scheduled for Feb. 21-27 at the RCA Dome in Indianapolis, Ind.
February 2, 2007
The struggle for field position was a key problem for the Spartans last week in South Bend. They were backed up inside their own 20 yard-line twice with one nearly being a game-winning safety for the Irish with a minute left in the game.
September 21, 2005