The Miami Dolphins played a tough game in Cleveland last week and the outcome of victory was aided by the hot foot of rookie 5th rounder Caleb Sturgis. The NFL announced today that the teams new kicker is the week 1 Pepsi Next Rookie of the Week award winner!
Sturgis was up against four other NFL rookies including both AFC East rookie QB’s Geno Smith and E.J. Manuel. Sturgis was 3-3 on FG’s and 2-2 on extra points. Two of his kicks were from 40 yards or more. 45 and 49 yards.
Congrats to the Dolphins rookie kicker!