Cleveland is anticipated to vary kickers this week following one other embarrassing outing by Zane Gonzalez, ESPN reported Monday, citing a league supply.
NFL Media reported the Browns will work out veteran kickers Blair Walsh and Cairo Santos later Monday.
Gonzalez missed two subject objectives, together with a possible game-tying kick with eight seconds to play, and each of his additional level makes an attempt within the Browns’ 21-18 loss to the Saints on Sunday. He beforehand missed a possible game-winning kick with 13 seconds remaining in extra time within the workforce’s 21-21 tie with the Steelers in Week 1.
“It is on me 100 %,” Gonzalez stated. “I am unable to be too mad at myself as a result of I am the one which did it, you realize what I imply? I am unable to blame it on (anyone) else. It sucks as a result of we have been so near that win and it has been so lengthy. I simply let all people down.”
ESPN later reported that Gonzalez has been kicking with a groin damage that requires an MRI. The Browns have but to announce any updates or verify any roster strikes.
The Browns (0-1-1) will look to bounce again on a brief week earlier than internet hosting the Jets (1-1) at 8:20 p.m. ET Thursday.