Sports Minute: Cowboys waive struggling kicker Maher, sign veteran Forbath

8 months 2 days 1 hour ago Monday, December 09 2019 Dec 9, 2019 December 09, 2019 12:27 PM December 09, 2019 in Sports - AP - Texas

FRISCO, Texas (AP) - The Dallas Cowboys have waived struggling kicker Brett Maher and replaced him with eight-year veteran Kai Forbath. Maher is the only kicker in NFL history with three field goals of at least 60 yards. But the Cowboys couldn't count on him for the shorter ones that are often more critical. It's the second time Forbath has replaced a struggling kicker midseason. The 32-year-old did it with Minnesota in 2016. Forbath took over for Blair Walsh and made all 15 field goals that season.

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