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Blair Walsh

24-Year-Old Kicker – Minnesota Vikings

2014 Kicking Stats

FGM

14

FGA

16

FG%

87.5

50+

3

XP

10

2014 Kicking Projections

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FGA

FG%

50+

XP

2014 Fantasy Football Outlook

Walsh might not have delivered on the sky-high expectations placed on him after he nailed 10 field goals from over 50 yards as a rookie, but he acquitted himself quite well in his second NFL season. H...

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2014 ADP:  193.49

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Bye Week:  10

HT: 5' 10"   WT: 192   DOB: 1/8/1990  College: Georgia  DRAFTED: 6th Rd   Show ContractHide Contract

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Blair Walsh Contract Information:

Signed a four-year, $2.217 million contract with the Vikings in May 2012.

October 20, 2014  –  Blair Walsh News

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Walsh made all three field goal attempts, including a 55-yard attempt, in Sunday's loss to the Bills. He also made his only extra point attempt.

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Blair Walsh NFL Stats
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  Field Goals 20-29 Yds 30-39 Yds 40-49 Yds 50+ Yds Extra Points
Year Age Team G FGM FGA FG % FGM FGA FG % FGM FGA FG % FGM FGA FG % FGM FGA FG % XPM XPA XP %
2012 22 Min 16 35 38 92.1% 10 10 100.0% 8 9 88.9% 7 9 77.8% 10 10 100.0% 36 36 100.0%
2013 23 Min 16 26 30 86.7% 7 7 100.0% 12 12 100.0% 5 6 83.3% 2 5 40.0% 43 44 97.7%
2014 24 Min 7 14 16 87.5% 2 2 100.0% 3 3 100.0% 5 7 71.4% 3 3 100.0% 10 10 100.0%
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Blair Walsh Fantasy/Red Zone Stats
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  Fantasy Points Per Game Kicking Stats
Year Age Team G Standard PPR 0.5 PPR Total Points Points/Game
2012 22 Min 16 10.5 10.5 10.5 141 9
2013 23 Min 16 8.1 8.1 8.1 121 8
2014 24 Min 7 9.0 9.0 9.0 52 7
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Blair Walsh – Playing Time Overview

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  1. Blair Walsh
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Snap Count Stats

0

Offensive Snaps in 2014

Blair Walsh was on the field for 0 of his team's snaps on offense in 2014.

0

Special Teams Snaps in 2014

Blair Walsh was on the field for 0 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2014.

Year Off ST
2012 0 160
2013 0 153
2014 0 0
Blair Walsh 2014 Game Log
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  Snap Count Field Goals 20-29 Yds 30-39 Yds 40-49 Yds 50+ Yds Extra Points
Week Opp Off ST FGM FGA FG % FGM FGA FG % FGM FGA FG % FGM FGA FG % FGM FGA FG % XPM XPA XP %
1 @StL 0 0 2 2 100.0% 0 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0% 1 1 100.0% 1 1 100.0% 4 4 100.0%
2 NE 0 0 0 1 0.0% 0 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0% 0 1 0.0% 0 0 0.0% 1 1 100.0%
3 @NO 0 0 3 3 100.0% 1 1 100.0% 1 1 100.0% 1 1 100.0% 0 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
4 Atl 0 0 4 5 80.0% 0 0 0.0% 1 1 100.0% 1 2 50.0% 1 1 100.0% 3 3 100.0%
5 @GB 0 0 1 1 100.0% 1 1 100.0% 0 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0% 1 1 100.0%
6 Det 0 0 1 1 100.0% 0 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0% 1 1 100.0% 0 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0%
7 @Buf 0 0 3 3 100.0% 0 0 0.0% 1 1 100.0% 1 1 100.0% 1 1 100.0% 1 1 100.0%
8 @TB
9 Was
10 BYE Bye Week
11 @Chi
12 GB
13 Car
14 NYJ
15 @Det
16 @Mia
17 Chi

A blank stat line is used above whenever a player was not on the field for any plays in the game that week.

Measurables Overview for Blair Walsh  (View College Stats & News)
As Compared To Other Kickers
Height:   5' 10"
ABOVE AVERAGE
Weight:   192 lbs
ABOVE AVERAGE
40-Yard Dash
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Shuttle Time
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Cone Drill
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Arm Length:   29.38 in
ABOVE AVERAGE
Hand Length:   8.38 in
ABOVE AVERAGE
Vertical Jump
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Broad Jump
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Bench Press
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Blair Walsh: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Walsh converted his only field goal attempt from 40 yards in Sunday's loss to Detroit.

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Walsh converted one field goal attempt and one extra point attempt in Thursday's 42-10 loss to the Packers.

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Walsh made 4-of-5 field goals in Sunday's 41-28 win over Atlanta.

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Walsh made all three field goal attempts (from 25, 30, and 40 yards) in Sunday's loss at New Orleans.

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Walsh's only field goal attempt in Sunday's loss to New England was blocked. However, he did make his only extra point attempt.

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Walsh made both field goal attempts, from 52 and 46 yards, and all four extra points in Sunday's win at St. Louis.

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Walsh has missed both field goal attempts over 50 yards this preseason as well as missed an extra point.

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Walsh had another great season kicking for the Vikings in 2013, making 26-of-30 field goals and 43-of-44 extra points.

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Walsh kicked a game-winning, 34-yard field goal in overtime in Sunday's win over Chicago. He made 3-of-4 field goals but missed an attempt from 57 yards earlier in overtime.

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Walsh (hamstring) is active for Sunday's contest at Dallas.

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Walsh (hamstring) was a full participant in Friday's practice and is listed as probable against Dallas.

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Walsh (hamstring) was a full participant in Thursday's practice.

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Walsh (hamstring) is active for Sunday's game versus the Packers, the Vikings' official site reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

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2013

Walsh supplied the best rookie kicking campaign in NFL history in 2012, showing deft accuracy (92.1 percent) and unprecedented leg strength with an NFL-record 10 field goals of 50-plus yards en route to a Pro Bowl nod. While it remains to be seen how he'll fare once the Vikings relocate outdoors in 2014, for now, he should thrive under the shelter of the Metrodome, providing plenty of opportunities for more long field goals. The only mark against Walsh’s outlook is an offense that's average at best, especially when opposing defenses find ways to contain Adrian Peterson. The Vikings afforded Walsh only 36 PATs last season, 16th in the league, but many of those setbacks turned into field-goal opportunities as Walsh ranked third with 38 field-goal attempts. And, thanks to his big leg, if the offense can advance to the opponent’s 40-yard line, there's a good chance Walsh will come away with three points.

2012

Walsh replaces the veteran Ryan Longwell, who was cut by the Vikings to save cap room. Drafted in the sixth round out of Georgia, Walsh was erratic for the Bulldogs in 2011, missing 14 of 35 attempts. The Vikings hope Walsh can demonstrate the form he showed in his previous two seasons, as he hit 40 of 45 attempts. Walsh has a big leg, having made a 56-yarder last year, but he’ll likely be pushed by a veteran free agent in training camp and could get cut if he proves too inaccurate.