Blair Walsh news, rumors and stats


Blair Walsh

Free Agent
Place Kicker

Ht: 5.8 | Wt: 170

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Dolphins | Miami tries out Blair Walsh

Mon, 26 Mar 2018 14:13:52 -0700

Free-agent PK Blair Walsh (Seahawks) tried out for the Miami Dolphins Monday, March 26, according to a source.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: - Field Yates

Seahawks | Blair Walsh safe for now

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 10:02:52 -0800

Seattle Seahawks PK Blair Walsh is not in danger of losing his job after missing all three of his field-goal attempts in a Week 9 three-point loss to the Washington Redskins, according to head coach Pete Carroll, who said the team will not take a look any other kickers this week.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: - Brady Henderson

Seahawks | Seattle signs Blair Walsh

Thu, 09 Feb 2017 13:40:21 -0800

Free-agent PK Blair Walsh (Vikings) signed an undisclosed deal with the Seattle Seahawks Thursday, Feb. 9, according to a source.

Fantasy Tip: Steven Hauschka looks to be heading towards free agency, so Walsh is seemingly the 'Hawks' backup plan if/when Hauschka is not re-signed. Kickers are a dime a dozen in fantasy football, so it's OK to stay away from Walsh even if he does start, although he's not the worst low-end PK1 consideration.

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Vikings | Blair Walsh being cut

Tue, 15 Nov 2016 08:46:33 -0800

Minnesota Vikings PK Blair Walsh will be cut Tuesday, Nov. 15.

Fantasy Tip: You can cut ties to him, if you haven't already done so, as well in fantasy leagues. There isn't word on who will replace him, but the offense around him makes it difficult to be anything more than a matchup play.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: NFL Network - Mike Garafalo

Vikings | Blair Walsh's struggles continue

Sun, 13 Nov 2016 13:51:09 -0800

Minnesota Vikings K Blair Walsh missed another extra point Sunday, Nov. 13, against the Washington Redskins.

Fantasy Tip: Walsh's job is still considered safe, but you have to wonder when the Vikings will pull the trigger on another kicker. Granted, extra points are harder to make under the new rules, but Walsh has trouble more than any other kicker (or so it seems).

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: The Associated Press

Vikings | Blair Walsh still starting

Tue, 08 Nov 2016 13:57:10 -0800

Minnesota Vikings PK Blair Walsh remains the Vikings' starting kicker despite multiple workouts with other kickers Minnesota had.

Fantasy Tip: The Vikings may be giving Walsh another chance, but that doesn't mean you have to. He's been one of the most inconsistent kickers in the league this year. There are probably more reliable options on the waiver wire, at least for now.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPN - Adam Schefter

Vikings | Blair Walsh on solid ground?

Tue, 04 Oct 2016 22:48:50 -0700

Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer indicated that the club will not bring anyone in this week as possible competition for struggling PK Blair Walsh, who is 8-for-11 on FGAs and 6-for-8 on PATs this season.

Fantasy Tip: Walsh is currently tied for 13th among kickers with 30 points, and his 11 FGAs are tied for third, but his struggles are legitimate cause for concern. For right now he's a streaming option at best.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: - Ben Goessling

Vikings | Minnesota confident in Blair Walsh

Tue, 29 Mar 2016 21:23:25 -0700

The Minnesota Vikings are confident in PK Blair Walsh despite a devastating missed chip-shot 27-yard field goal in the playoffs against the Seattle Seahawks. "I pretty much move on, but I'm going to try to make sure that he has success as much as possible," head coach Mike Zimmer said. "You're always as good as your last kick, right? So we want to make sure that a lot of his kicks are good kicks now."

Fantasy Tip: Walsh isn't a recommended No. 1 fantasy option heading into the 2016 season, but he will be playing for a strong offense and if he overcomes last season's miss he could re-emerge as a decent option at some point in the upcoming season.

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Vikings | Blair Walsh has no competition

Thu, 18 Feb 2016 16:00:00 -0800

Minnesota Vikings PK Blair Walsh won't have any competition for the starting kicker position, according to general manager Rick Spielman. "Blair Walsh is our kicker," Spielman said. "I think our organization, our coaches and everybody, has confidence in Blair."

Fantasy Tip: Walsh had one of the more heartbreaking playoff gaffes in recent history, but he's still a top fantasy kicker.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Minneapolis Star Tribune - Mark Craig

Vikings | Blair Walsh effective again

Sun, 01 Nov 2015 14:28:17 -0800

Minnesota Vikings PK Blair Walsh kicked the game-winning 36-yard field goal as time expired to beat the Chicago Bears 23-20 on Sunday, Nov. 1.

Fantasy Tip: Walsh converted three field goals, also hitting from 43 and 48 yards. No kickers are involved in FantasyScore, but if you're looking for a kicker in your league and he is available pick him up. He has converted 13 straight field goals.

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