Signed by San Francisco 49ers as an undrafted free agent, May 4, 2012…Waived by 49ers, Aug. 27, 2012…Signed by Green Bay Packers as a free agent, March 26, 2013…Waived by Packers, Aug. 26, 2013…Signed by Detroit Lions as a reserve/future free agent, Dec. 31, 2013…Waived by Lions, Aug. 25, 2014…Claimed via waivers by Oakland Raiders, Aug. 26, 2014…Waived by Raiders, Aug. 30, 2014…Signed by Raiders as a free agent, Feb. 24, 2015.
CAREER: Spent time in training camp with the San Francisco 49ers (2012), Green Bay Packers (2013), Detroit Lions (2014) before joining the Raiders late in the 2014 preseason…Appeared in the preseason finale for Oakland last year.
COLLEGE: Played in 46 games at Cal and finished his career with 256 points, ranking fifth on the school’s all-time scoring list and fourth among kickers…Connected on 48-of-64 FG attempts (75.0 percent) and made 112-of-120 PATs (93.3 percent), ranking third in both all-time FGs made and PATs…Played in all 13 games as a senior and totaled 96 points, connecting on 20-of-23 FG attempts (87.0 percent) with a long of 54, becoming the first Cal player to pace the Pac-12 in FG percentage…His FG percentage was also a single-season school record…Also made 36-of-42 PATs (85.7 percent)...Earned Second-Team Pac-12 All-Academic honors for the third time and Capital One All-Schlessinger Coaches Award for outstanding athletic ability, academic success and community service...Played in all 12 games as a junior, scoring 70 points, and making 11-of-16 FG attempts (68.8 percent) with a long of 53…Connected on 37-of-39 PATs (94.9 percent)…Earned second-team Pac-10 All-Academic honors…Played in 11 games as a sophomore, scoring 38 points and connecting on 8-of-12 FG attempts (67.0 percent) with a long of 51…Connected on all 14 PATs (100.0 percent)…Earned second-team Pac-10 All-Academic honors…As a freshman, played in 10 games, scoring 52 points and connecting on 9-of-13 FG attempts (69.2 percent) and making 25-of-25 PATs (100.0 percent)…Majored in political economy.
PERSONAL: Attended Campolindo High School in Moraga, Calif. …Scored 50 points as a senior, making six FGs and 32 PATs…Was named Second-Team All-Diablo Foothill Athletic League…Earned First-Team All-Diablo Athletic League honors as a senior midfielder on the soccer team and helped Campolindo win the North Coast Section 2A title.
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