Former Clemson kicker signs with Jets


by - Assoc. Editor -
Discuss on the Football Message Board   Print   | TigerNetcom Facebook ClemsonTigerNet Twitter TigerNet RSS Feed
Mark Rebilas - USA Today Sports
Mark Rebilas - USA Today Sports

Former Clemson standout kicker Chandler Catanzaro has signed with the New York Jets on Friday according to a team release.

"Thankful to have played three seasons in the desert! I will never forget my teammates and coaches," Catanzaro posted on his Instagram account. "I will be forever grateful for the opportunity to be a Cardinal." Isaiah 43:19

In three years with Arizona as the starter, he hit an impressive 84.8% of his field goals and had 140 touchbacks. Back during his rookie year in 2014, Catanzaro made a 43-yard field goal against the Rams, and it tied the NFL record for most field goals to start an NFL career (17) with Kai Forbath. Catanzaro signed a free agent contract with the Arizona Cardinals after the 2014 NFL draft. It was a one-year deal for $420,000.

Catanzaro is the all-time leading scorer at Clemson with 404 points. He set Clemson records for PATs made, field goals of 40+ yards (24) and consecutive field goals (20). His career totals were 67 out of 82 field goals and 203 out of 207 extra point attempts.

Comment on this story
Tags: Chandler Catanzaro

Movement for Clemson 2019 class in final 247 rankings
Movement for Clemson 2019 class in final 247 rankings
Renfrow excited for new challenge starting with Senior Bowl
Renfrow excited for new challenge starting with Senior Bowl
Former Clemson DL hired by Raiders
Former Clemson DL hired by Raiders
Tigers fall to 1-4 in ACC action with loss at FSU
Tigers fall to 1-4 in ACC action with loss at FSU
Send Feedback to Tony Crumpton: Email | Comment
Discuss on the Football Message Board   Print   | TigerNetcom Facebook ClemsonTigerNet Twitter TigerNet RSS Feed
Post your comments!
From injured prospect to team leader, Clelin Ferrell has seen and done it all
From injured prospect to team leader, Clelin Ferrell has seen and done it all
Movement for Clemson 2019 class in final 247 rankings
Movement for Clemson 2019 class in final 247 rankings
Renfrow excited for new challenge starting with Senior Bowl
Renfrow excited for new challenge starting with Senior Bowl
Former Clemson DL hired by Raiders
Former Clemson DL hired by Raiders
Redshirt Report: Defensive end KJ Henry is ready to shine
Redshirt Report: Defensive end KJ Henry is ready to shine
Tigers fall to 1-4 in ACC action with loss at FSU
Tigers fall to 1-4 in ACC action with loss at FSU
WATCH: Dabo Swinney on Hunter Renfrow, Mark Fields at Senior Bowl
WATCH: Dabo Swinney on Hunter Renfrow, Mark Fields at Senior Bowl
Amanda Butler on Team No. 44: "This team is worth coming to see"
Amanda Butler on Team No. 44: "This team is worth coming to see"
Clemson 2019 RB target adds fifth star
Clemson 2019 RB target adds fifth star
Sign Up for E-Mail News Alerts
Features
Breaking
Daily Digest