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Bucs waive K Aguayo after preseason misses

Roberto Aguayo Roberto Aguayo
Lucia Summers | 13 August, 2017, 01:07

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have waived kicker Roberto Aguayo.

Aguayo missed an extra point and a 47-yard field goal attempt in Tampa Bay's preseason opener Friday night, prompting reporters to ask Coach Dirk Koetter afterward if he had just kicked himself out of a job.

Aguayo also stunk it up in the early going past year, missing an extra point in the Bucs' first preseason game and two field goals in their second. He won the Lou Groza Award in 2013, the same year that Bucs quarterback Jameis Winston led Florida State to the BCS National Championship over Auburn. Aguayo struggled in 2015 missing, five of 26 field goals in his final season. He also missed two extra points.

It's an unfortunate end for Aguayo but there is one thing at the very top of his job description he didn't do and that was make kicks.

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But following his release, if Nugent loses the Giants kicking battle to Aldrick Rosas, Janikowski may be the only one of the four who will be active when the 2017 National Football League regular season opens.

Aguyao said he just got unlucky on the missed extra point. "Got in field goal range and the chance to kick one, go for an onside kick and, just, you'd like to keep your chances alive as long as you can to be in the game and that just ended our chances".

"You know, I keep saying it, I can't say it anymore", Koetter said. I want to change this. It was starting down the line and it just kept fading. Obviously, not up to the standards that I want.

"You've got to enjoy it, you've got to embrace it", Aguayo told reporters on August 4 when asked about the competition. "It's a new day".

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