Justin Tucker RUMORS & NEWS

  • Ravens use franchise tag on kicker Justin Tucker

    NFL.com "With no deal in place for Justin Tucker, the Ravens have found another way to keep their reliable kicker in Baltimore. The team slapped Tucker with the franchise tag Friday morning, per his agent, Robert S. Roche. It comes as no surprise after Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome outlined..." February 26

  • Ravens GM: Justin Tucker will get franchise tag if long-term deal cannot be agreed upon

    The Score "The Baltimore Ravens apparently have no intention of allowing kicker Justin Tucker to reach free agency. General manager Ozzie Newsome said the team is prepared to use its franchise tag on Tucker if negotiations for a long-term contract stall." February 25

  • Ravens likely to use franchise tag on Justin Tucker if they can't reach deal

    Baltimore Sun "The Ravens are getting closer to having to make a decision on one of their top pending free agents. Tuesday starts a two-week window during which teams are allowed to place the franchise tag on a prospective free agent, keeping that player from hitting the open market. It appears to be a near..." February 16

  • Ozzie Newsome: Re-Signing K Justin Tucker A Priority, Will Franchise Him If Needed

    NFL Trade Rumors "Ravens GM Ozzie Newsome told reporters on Thursday that trying to extend K Justin Tucker‘s contract remains a “priority” for them this offseason, per Jeff Zrebiec. Newsome added that if it gets to the point where they aren’t close to an agreement, they will use their franchise tag on..." January 07

  • Ravens kicker Justin Tucker signs his $2.356 million tender, sources say

    Baltimore Sun "Ravens kicker Justin Tucker has signed his $2.356 million second-round restricted free-agent tender, according to NFL sources. NFL teams expressed interest in Tucker, but ultimately didn't put in an offer sheet prior to Friday's league deadline due to the draft pick compensation involved. An..." April 23

  • Ravens restricted free agent kicker Justin Tucker hoping for long-term deal

    Baltimore Sun "Four years ago, Justin Tucker arrived in Baltimore as an undrafted free agent from the University of Texas intent on beating out Pro Bowl kicker Billy Cundiff. Tucker emerged from that training camp with a spot on the Ravens roster and now is the most accurate kicker in NFL history. He is..." January 29

  • Ravens trying to extend Pro Bowl kicker Justin Tucker's contract

    Baltimore Sun "It’s been well-documented that the Ravens would like to sign wide receiver Torrey Smith, nose tackle Haloti Ngata and cornerback Jimmy Smith to contract extensions before the start of the 2014 season. Little has been said about Pro Bowl third-year kicker Justin Tucker’s contract, but the Ravens..." June 28

  • Ravens Kicker Justin Tucker should be happy about where his salary will head after 2014

    Baltimore Beat Down "In just two NFL seasons, Ravens kicker Justin Tucker already ranks amongst the NFL's best. His rookie season concluded with a Super Bowl championship and his sophomore campaign finished in Hawaii after being named to his first Pro Bowl. Unfortunately for Tucker, he's not even close to some of..." February 28

  • Justin Tucker's FG streak comes to an end

    Baltimore Beat Down "After hitting six field goals a week ago, Tucker missed his lone attempt on Sunday. Justin Tucker was riding on top of the world after kicking six field goals in a win over Detroit. A week later, down 20-0 early in the fourth quarter, Tucker lined up to attempt his first kick of the game, a..." December 23

  • Tucker believes he can make one from 70 yards out

    Pro Football Talk "More than 43 years passed before an NFL kicker nailed a field goal longer than Tom Dempsey’s 63-yard game winner for the Saints against the Lions. Matt Prater’s new mark of 64 yards may not last 43 days. Ravens kicker Justin Tucker, whose six field goals on Monday night included a last-minute..." December 21

  • Justin Tucker converts fifth game-winning field goal in his young career

    Baltimore Sun "Ravens kicker Justin Tucker clutched the football Sunday afternoon as he headed up the tunnel into the locker room. It was worth keeping after Tucker delivered the game-winning field goal on a 46-yard kick to seal the Ravens' 20-17 overtime victory Sunday over the Cincinnati Bengals at M&T Bank..." November 11

  • Tucker back in groove kicking field goals

    CSN Baltimore "Will kicker Justin Tucker be perfect on field goals the rest of the season? One of Tucker’s goals this season was to be perfect on field goal attempts. That lofty ambition ended in Week 2 when Tucker uncharacteristically missed two field goal attempts against the Browns. However Tucker has made..." October 12

  • Ravens kicker Justin Tucker chases perfection in 2nd NFL season

    Baltimore Sun "It was a heady rookie season for Ravens kicker Justin Tucker, a successful run capped by a Super Bowl victory. First the undrafted rookie from Texas beat out former Pro Bowl kicker Billy Cundiff in a training camp competition. Then Tucker connected on 30 of 33 field goals for 90.9 percent..." April 15