Browns cut Zane Gonzalez and sign new kicker

Cleveland Browns kicker Zane Gonzalez reacts after missing an extra point during the second half of an NFL football game against the New Orleans Saints in New Orleans Sunday Sept. 16 2018

Cleveland Browns lose again after Zane Gonzalez misses crucial kicks

When starting a new National Football League team, it's best to look at the Cleveland Browns for inspiration on what not to do to be a successful franchise. "It's a quick turnaround".

Of course, Gonzalez was sacked by the Cleveland Browns on Monday after missing several key kicks during Sunday's loss to the Saints. "He has a strong leg, obviously, and he fits all the criteria we're looking for in a kicker".

Over 4 seasons at FAU Joseph made 57 of 82 field goal attempts and 165 of 170 PATs in 50 games combined. Joseph spent five years at the school after red-shirting his freshman year. Later, with the chance to give Cleveland a 15-3 lead early in the fourth quarter, Gonzalez's field goal attempt sailed wide left from 44 years away, but his bad day was far from over. His potential game-winning kick last week was blocked, and then he missed two extra point attempts and two field goals against the Saints.

The Browns have informed Gonzalez that he is being released, Cleveland.com reported.

Yet another Zane Gonzalez wrote to the Browns kicker on Twitter: 'Please kick better for the both of us'. Martin was a late addition to the training camp roster, signed on June 14, after spending part of 2016 with the Jets as an undrafted free agent.

Another referenced Gonzalez's role as a graduate assistant baseball coach, which is an unpaid position: 'Can you kick field goals?

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