NFL insider Ian Rapoport is reporting that the Jets have let go of kicker Eddy Pineiro, meaning veteran Greg Zeurlein is Gang Green’s kicker for the time being.
Jets are releasing veteran kicker Eddy Pineiro, per source. Greg Zeurlein now is the lone Jets’ kicker on their roster.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 23, 2022
Once nicknamed “legatron” for his otherworldly leg strength, Zeurlein’s accuracy hasn’t always been good enough to help him stay on a roster for an extended period of time. Now he gets another shot with the Jets.
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