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Olindo Mare

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Lions | Three PKs worked out

Mon, 02 Dec 2013 14:41:04 -0800

The Detroit Lions worked out free-agent PKs Havard Rugland (Lions), Olindo Mare (Bears) and Justin Medlock (Raiders) Monday, Dec. 2.

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Bears | Pass on two

Tue, 11 Dec 2012 17:40:33 -0800

Updating a previous report, the Chicago Bears brought in free-agent PKs Garrett Lindholm (Rams) and Justin Medlock (Panthers) for workouts Tuesday, Dec. 11, but ended up settling on veteran PK Olindo Mare.

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Bears | Robbie Gould to IR

Tue, 11 Dec 2012 10:32:40 -0800

The Chicago Bears placed PK Robbie Gould (calf) on the Injured Reserve Tuesday, Dec. 11, and signed free-agent PK Olindo Mare (Panthers) to an undisclosed deal.

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Texans | Try out three kickers

Tue, 13 Nov 2012 14:52:39 -0800

The Houston Texans tried out free-agent PKs Billy Cundiff (Ravens), John Potter (Bills), and Olindo Mare (Panthers) Tuesday, Nov. 13.

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Redskins | Will work out PKs

Mon, 08 Oct 2012 11:06:48 -0700

The Washington Redskins will work out several kickers Tuesday, Oct. 9. Free-agent PKs Olindo Mare (Panthers), Josh Brown (Jets) and Kai Forbath (Buccaneers) are among the kickers that will be working out for the Redskins.

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Panthers | Kicker, punter released

Mon, 27 Aug 2012 11:17:22 -0700

The Carolina Panthers have released PK Olindo Mare and P Nick Harris.

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Panthers | Placekicker decision to come Saturday

Fri, 16 Dec 2011 19:56:21 -0800

Carolina Panthers head coach Ron Rivera said Friday, Dec. 16, that he'll decide Saturday, Dec. 17, whether PK Olindo Mare or Adi Kunalic will be the team's placekicker in Week 15 against the Houston Texans. "Olindo has kicked the ball well. Bringing in Adi, he's kicked it pretty good but a little concerned about him being just a little bit sore," Rivera said.

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Panthers | Adi Kunalic re-signed

Tue, 13 Dec 2011 16:01:28 -0800

The Carolina Panthers re-signed PK Adi Kunalic Tuesday, Dec. 13, but will keep PK Olindo Mare on the roster. The team placed LB Jason Phillips (calf) on Injured Reserve in a corresponding move.

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Panthers | Will discuss Olindo Mare's future

Mon, 12 Dec 2011 11:21:25 -0800

Carolina Panthers head coach Ron Rivera said he will speak with general manager Marty Hurney about PK Olindo Mare's future with the team. Mare has only made 76 percent of his field goals this season. Rivera would not rule out the possibility of working out some kickers this week.

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Panthers | Olindo Mare posts 11 points

Sun, 18 Sep 2011 17:16:53 -0700

Carolina Panthers PK Olindo Mare posted three field goals (20, 33, 21) with three extra points in Week 2 against the Green Bay Packers.

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Panthers | Olindo Mare posts 11 points

Sun, 18 Sep 2011 16:43:10 -0700

Carolina Panthers PK Olindo Mare posted three field goals (20, 33, 21) with three extra points in Week 2 against the Green Bay Packers.

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Panthers | Olindo Mare strong on touchbacks

Sat, 13 Aug 2011 18:41:38 -0700

Carolina Panthers PK Olindo Mare leads the NFL in touchbacks (238) since 1997. The new rule moving the kickoff spot from the 30-yard line to the 35 will continue to help him be effective on kickoffs in 2011.

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Panthers | Olindo Mare agrees to terms

Wed, 27 Jul 2011 11:34:49 -0700

The Carolina Panthers have agreed to a four-year, $12 million deal with free-agent PK Olindo Mare (Seahawks). The deal contains a $4 million signing bonus.

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Seahawks | Unrestricted free agents

Tue, 26 Jul 2011 21:26:29 -0700

The Seattle Seahawks have the following unrestricted free agents to consider re-signing for the 2011 season: DB Jordan Babineaux, DE Raheem Brock, DT Amon Gordon, QB Matt Hasselbeck, LB Will Herring, LB LeRoy Hill, DB Kelly Jennings, OT Sean Locklear, QB J.P. Losman, PK Olindo Mare, WR Ruvell Martin, LB Matt McCoy, DT Brandon Mebane, SS Lawyer Milloy, OT Chester Pitts, DE Jay Richardson, RB Michael Robinson, DT Junior Siavii, C Chris Spencer, WR Brandon Stokley, DT Craig Terrill and OT Ray Willis.

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Seahawks | Olindo Mare could take discount to stay with team

Mon, 28 Mar 2011 09:59:43 -0700

Seattle Seahawks impending free-agent PK Olindo Mare said he wants to stay with the team and would be willing to take a hometown discount to return, reports Brady Henderson, of MyNorthwest.com.

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Seahawks | Team hopes to retain Olindo Mare

Wed, 23 Feb 2011 20:06:06 -0800

The Seattle Seahawks will not use the franchise tag on PK Olindo Mare, who received the tag last offseason, reports Danny O'Neil, of The Seattle Times. The team was not interested in giving him the mandatory 120-percent bump from last year's salary, although they're still hopeful of keeping him.

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Seahawks | Two probable for Week 17

Fri, 31 Dec 2010 14:57:55 -0800

Seattle Seahawks LB Lofa Tatupu (knee) and PK Olindo Mare (back) fully participated in practice Friday, Dec. 31. Both are listed as probable for Week 17 and are expected to play.

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Seahawks | Two practice fully Thursday

Thu, 30 Dec 2010 17:19:13 -0800

Seattle Seahawks PK Olindo Mare (back) and LB Lofa Tatupu (knee) both practiced fully Thursday, Dec. 30, reports The Seattle Times' Danny O'Neil.

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Seahawks | Four miss practice Wednesday

Wed, 29 Dec 2010 15:21:29 -0800

Seattle Seahawks QB Matt Hasselbeck (hip), PK Olindo Mare (back), WR Brandon Stokley (head) and LB Lofa Tatupu (knee) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 29.

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Seahawks | Olindo Mare able to play in Week 15

Sun, 19 Dec 2010 17:24:52 -0800

Seattle Seahawks PK Olindo Mare (hamstring) was able to play in Week 15 against the Atlanta Falcons, reports NFL.com. He had a 38-yard field goal and an extra point. Mare had missed practice time this week due to a left hamstring ailment.

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Seahawks | Olindo Mare sits Friday

Fri, 17 Dec 2010 15:15:01 -0800

Seattle Seahawks PK Olindo Mare (hamstring) did not participate in practice Friday, Dec. 17. He is listed as probable for Week 15 and is expected to play but may not be used on kickoffs.

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Seahawks | Olindo Mare unable to practice

Thu, 16 Dec 2010 19:54:30 -0800

Seattle Seahawks PK Olindo Mare (hamstring) was unable to practice Thursday, Dec. 16, reports Danny O'Neil, of The Seattle Times.

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Seahawks | Five miss practice Wednesday

Wed, 15 Dec 2010 15:52:13 -0800

Seattle Seahawks DL Chris Clemons (ankle), CB Roy Lewis (knee), PK Olindo Mare (hamstring), WR Brandon Stokley (hamstring) and CB Walter Thurmond (hamstring) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 15.

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Seahawks | Olindo Mare busy Week 7

Sun, 24 Oct 2010 17:49:03 -0700

Seattle Seahawks PK Olindo Mare made all five of his field goal attempts against the Arizona Cardinals in Week 7, according to The Associated Press.

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Seahawks | Olindo Mare missing practice time

Thu, 12 Aug 2010 07:20:09 -0700

Seattle Seahawks PK Olindo Mare (calf) sat out of practice for a second consecutive day Wednesday, Aug. 11, reports Danny O'Neil, of The Seattle Times. P Jon Ryan worked as the kicker in practice.

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Seahawks | Mare signs tender

Wed, 10 Mar 2010 07:27:21 -0800

Adam Caplan, of Scout.com, reports via Twitter that Seattle Seahawks PK Olindo Mare has signed his franchise tender.

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Seahawks | Place franchise tag on Mare

Wed, 24 Feb 2010 17:14:42 -0800

John Clayton, of ESPN.com, reports the Seattle Seahawks have placed the franchise tag on PK Olindo Mare. Mare is guaranteed a one-year contract at $2.814 million. If another team tried to sign him, they would need to give up two first-round draft picks as compensation.

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Seahawks | Mare ties franchise record Week 12

Mon, 30 Nov 2009 13:09:58 -0800

Eric Williams, of the Tacoma News Tribune, reports Seattle Seahawks PK Olindo Mare made his 16th straight field goal in Week 12, which tied a franchise record.

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Seahawks | Mora softens stance on Mare

Mon, 28 Sep 2009 15:57:53 -0700

Danny O'Neil, of The Seattle Times, reports Seattle Seahawks head coach Jim Mora softened his stance on PK Olindo Mare saying he has big expectations for Mare based on what Mare has done during his career. Mora said the team will not change kickers this week.

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Seahawks | Mora unhappy with Mare

Mon, 28 Sep 2009 13:45:05 -0700

Eric Williams, of the Tacoma News Tribune, reports Seattle Seahawks head coach Jim Mora said he was unhappy with PK Olindo Mare after Mare missed two kicks in the team's Week 3 loss. "If you're a kicker in the National Football League you should make those kicks – bottom line," Mora said. "End of story. Period. No excuses. No wind, doesn't matter. You've gotta makes those kicks. Espcecially in a game like this, where you're kicking and fighting and scratching your tail off and you miss those kicks, it's not acceptable. Not acceptable. Absolutely not acceptable."

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Seahawks | Mare misses two field goals Week 3

Sun, 27 Sep 2009 21:53:00 -0700

The Associated Press reports Seattle Seahawks PK Olindo Mare converted four of his six field goal attempts Week 3. Mare was successful from 46, 37, 39 and 46 yards.

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Seahawks | Mare wins kicker duties

Mon, 07 Sep 2009 18:00:56 -0700

Danny O'Neil, of The Seattle Times, reports Seattle Seahawks PK Olindo Mare won the team's kicking battle.

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Seahawks | Mare may have won kicking job Thursday

Fri, 04 Sep 2009 07:25:16 -0700

Danny O'Neil, of The Seattle Times, reports Seattle Seahawks PK Olindo Mare may have won the team's kicking job after making his only field goal attempt and having three of his four kickoffs go deep in the end zone for touchbacks. None of PK Brandon Coutu's three kickoffs went for touchbacks.

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Seahawks | Kicking competition remains close

Mon, 31 Aug 2009 19:37:52 -0700

Eric Williams, of the Tacoma News Tribune, reports Seattle Seahawks head coach Jim Mora said the competition between PK Brandon Coutu and PK Olindo Mare is still very close.

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Seahawks | Seven sitting out practice Tuesday

Tue, 18 Aug 2009 21:57:50 -0700

CBSSports.com reports Seatthel Seahawks DE Lawrence Jackson (shoulder), WR Courtney Taylor (undisclosed), OG Grey Ruegamer (elbow), OT Walter Jones (back), CB Marcus Trufant (back), WR Nate Burleson (undisclosed) and K Olindo Mare (knee) missed the team's evening practice Tuesday, Aug. 18.

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Seahawks | Several players miss morning practice Tuesday

Tue, 18 Aug 2009 12:21:19 -0700

Eric Williams, of the Tacoma News Tribune, reports Seattle Seahawks OL Grey Ruegamer (elbow), DE Lawrence Jackson (leg), LB D.D. Lewis (knee), WR Deion Branch (knee), WR Nate Burleson (knee), PK Olindo Mare (knee), C Chris Spencer (ankle) and OT Ray Willis (knee) did not participate in morning practice Tuesday, Aug. 18.

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Seahawks | Three specialists in the hunt to make team

Sun, 21 Jun 2009 18:32:17 -0700

Eric Williams, of the Tacoma News Tribune, reports Seattle Seahawks PK Olindo Mare, PK Brandon Coutu and LS/C Bryan Pittman are in the hunt to make the team's final roster.

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Seahawks | Mare to return for 2009

Fri, 09 Jan 2009 12:41:45 -0800

Eric Williams, of the Tacoma News Tribune, reports Seattle Seahawks president/general manager Tim Ruskell said PK Olindo Mare will return to the team next season.

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Seahawks | Mare to play Week 1

Tue, 02 Sep 2008 12:34:43 -0700

The Associated Press reports Seattle Seahawks PK Olindo Mare will be the team's kicker Week 1. One of the main reasons that Mare will play is his experience playing in Buffalo.

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Seahawks | Mare nails all his kicks Thursday

Thu, 05 Jun 2008 15:02:21 -0700

Frank Hughes, of The News Tribune, reports Seattle Seahawks PK Olindo Mare connected on all of his kicks during practice Thursday, June 5, including a 48-yarder that hit the upright but bounced through.

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Seahawks | Mare appears to make all his field goal attempts Wednesday

Wed, 04 Jun 2008 16:05:54 -0700

Frank Hughes, of The News Tribune, reports Seattle Seahawks PK Olindo Mare appeared to make all of his field goal attempts during the team's offseason workout Wednesday, June 4.

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Seahawks | Competition at kicker

Tue, 29 Apr 2008 01:03:07 -0700

Frank Hughes, of the Tacoma News Tribune, reports the Seattle Seahawks created competition at place kicker in the NFL Draft. While they signed PK Olindo Mare during the offseason, the team drafted PK Brandon Coutu in the seventh round. Coutu has been working with former NFL PK Morten Andersen on improving his kickoff distance.

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Seahawks | Mare might not have starting job

Sat, 29 Mar 2008 12:41:06 -0700

Frank Hughes, of the Tacoma News Tribune, reports Seattle Seahawks PK Olindo Mare might have to compete for the starting place kicker job in training camp. General manager Tim Ruskell has said he would like to sign a veteran and either select a player in the 2008 NFL Draft or sign an undrafted rookie and have them compete for the job.

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Seahawks | Mare agrees to two-year deal

Thu, 27 Mar 2008 16:16:37 -0700

ESPN.com reports the Seattle Seahawks and free-agent PK Olindo Mare (Saints) agreed to terms on a two-year deal, worth $3.5 million.

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Broncos | Team offers Mare contract

Thu, 27 Mar 2008 08:56:38 -0700

Lee Rasizer, of the Rocky Mountain News, reports the Denver Broncos offered free-agent PK Olindo Mare (Saints) a contract Wednesday, March 26. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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Saints | Team interested in re-signing Mare

Thu, 27 Mar 2008 08:55:55 -0700

Lee Rasizer, of the Rocky Mountain News, reports the New Orleans Saints are interested in re-signing free-agent PK Olindo Mare.

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Broncos | Mare to visit with team

Tue, 25 Mar 2008 10:22:01 -0700

Clare Farnsworth, of the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, reports free-agent PK Olindo Mare (Saints) is expected to meet with the Denver Broncos Tuesday, March 25.

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Seahawks | Mare to visit with team

Tue, 25 Mar 2008 10:18:31 -0700

Clare Farnsworth, of the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, reports free-agent PK Olindo Mare (Saints) is scheduled to meet with the Seattle Seahawks Wednesday, March 26. Mare is also expected to meet with the Denver Broncos Tuesday, March 25.

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Saints | Team releases Mare

Wed, 27 Feb 2008 15:42:03 -0800

Pete Prisco, of CBSSports.com, reports the New Orleans Saints released PK Olindo Mare Wednesday, Feb. 27, because he failed a physical.

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Saints | Mare placed on IR

Wed, 12 Dec 2007 17:16:10 -0800

New Orleans Saints PK Olindo Mare (hip) has been placed on Injured Reserve, ending his 2007 season.

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