Background: Wears No. 4. ... 5-foot-9, 167 pounds ... 22 years old. ... First season with Eagles after being signed off Cincinnati’s practice squad in September ... Has made 26 of 31 field goals (83.8 percent) this season ... Set a franchise record with five field goals of 50 yards or longer this season, including a 61-yarder to beat the New York Giants. ... Grew up in La Grange, Illinois, and played for the University of Memphis.
Do you still hear from fans about that 61-yarder against the Giants?
“Oh, yeah. I get letters and stuff all the time from fans. It’s both good and bad. It’s nice that fans still remember it, but I sort of want to move on from it.”
How did you get started kicking?
“I never played football until I was 17 and a junior in high school. I was a tennis player growing up. My doubles partner (Connor Walsh) was the holder for the football team and suggested I try kicking for them.”
Do you still stay in contact with him?