Mason Crosby 2014 Report Card – Packers Player Grades

1) Introduction: Mason Crosby is a testament to the belief of sticking with players, even in their roughest times. When he missed just over a third of his field goals in 2012, fans were ready to send him packing. Instead, Mike McCarthy brought in some competition, Ted Thompson restructured his contract, and Crosby rose to […]

Packers 22, Seahawks 28: Game Balls and Lame Calls

Game Balls K Mason Crosby Seriously? Five field goals including two 48 yarders, the last to send the game into overtime? One of the best playoff performances by a kicker EVER. LB Clay Matthews It was a very different defense when Matthews missed some series late, apparently with some type of knee injury. Suddenly Wilson had some […]

Cory’s Corner: Mason Crosby is picking up where he left off

Lost amid the R-E-L-A-X three-game winning streak is the comfort of a consist kicker. Last year Mason Crosby enjoyed the best season as a pro by nailing over 89 percent of his field goals. And now in his eighth year, many people didn’t expect an encore performance. Just don’t tell Crosby that. The 30-year-old is […]

Cory’s Corner: Mason Crosby deserves praise not punishment

Mason Crosby has been the whipping boy by Packers fans the last few years. People have been eager to paint him as the goat for missing the 52-yarder at the Metrodome in 2008 or the 52-and 51-yard field goals at Indianapolis in 2012. But despite getting the Monday Morning Quarterback treatment every time he misses […]

Should Packers Add Competition for Crosby?

Green Bay Packers placekicker Mason Crosby is coming off of his best season in 2013, in terms of field goal percentage.  After facing the worst year of his career and posting the worst mark for a starting kicker in the NFL in 2012 (63.6%), Crosby finished 2013 at 89.2%. He converted on 33 of 37 […]