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Chicago Bears Cut Kicker Connor Barth
Connor Barth badly missed a game-tying field goal Sunday against the Detroit Lions and is now unemployed. The Chicago Bears (3-7) cut Barth on Monday...

Mitch Trubisky offers hope in John Fox’s play-it-safe world
Connor Barth’s shank from 46 yards was a sign of progress for rookie quarterback Mitch Trubisky. It was a positive because Trubisky put Barth in...

Pressure intensifies on embattled Bears kicker Connor Barth
Bears kicker Connor Barth has been under close scrutiny most of the season. The pressure on Barth is now expected to intensify after he pushed...

How to watch Tar Heels in the NFL: Week 7
Carolina Panthers at Chicago Bears (CBS): This matchup will leave many Tar Heel fans conflicted as Chicago quarterback Mitch Trubisky will take on the Carolina...

Mitch Trubisky making play when Bears needed it makes everything else moot
On third-and-11 from the Ravens’ 41 in overtime Sunday, Bears quarterback Mitch Trubisky escaped the rush, stepped up in the pocket and made a play...

Connor Barth wins Chicago Bears' kicking job
Connor Barth will enter the season as the Chicago Bears' kicker after Roberto Aguayo was released Saturday. Barth found himself in a fight for his...

Bears kicker Connor Barth has clear advantage over Roberto Aguayo
The Chicago Bears’ highly anticipated place kicker competition really hasn’t been much of a competition -- at least not yet. Incumbent kicker Connor Barth has...

Connor Barth on Roberto Aguayo: Bring on the competition
When the Buccaneers drafted kicker Roberto Aguayo in 2016, they didn’t wait long to release Connor Barth. While discussing the decision to release Aguayo, Bucs...

Barth Brothers host annual kicking camp
Chicago Bears Kicker and Wilmington native Connor Barth, along with his brother Casey, held their annual kicking camp at Hoggard High School. “It’s an honor...

Connor Barth on "1on1 with Jon Evans" podcast
Just four games into his freshman season at UNC, playing on national television, Connor Barth kicked a game-winning 42-yard field goal as time ran out...

Barth brothers to host annual kicking camp
Chicago Bears kicker Connor Barth and his brother Casey are hosting their annual kicking camp July 13 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at Scott Braswell...

Connor Barth agrees to one-year deal with Chicago Bears
The Chicago Bears on Tuesday agreed to terms with kicker Connor Barth on a one-year contract. In his first season with the Bears last year,...

Connor Barth Re-Signs With Chicago Bears
The Chicago Bears made a switch at kicker just before the start of the 2016 season when they swapped out Robbie Gould in favor of...

Catching Up With Former Tar Heel Connor Barth
In a profession where you are only as good as your last kick, former Tar Heel Connor Barth has managed to carve out an eight-year...

Connor Barth up for Soldier Field’s challenges
If you think kicking at Soldier Field is difficult, new Bears kicker Connor Barth suggests you give the practice fields behind Halas Hall a try...

Chicago Bears swap kicker Robbie Gould for Connor Barth
The Chicago Bears are signing Connor Barth, who should arrive Monday to sign his deal. The 30-year-old Barth spent the preseason with the New Orleans...

Connor Barth released by New Orleans Saints as NFL teams trim rosters
Wilmington native Connor Barth will likely be returning to his home on Wrightsville Beach for the near future after being released by the New Orleans...

Connor Barth still battling for job with New Orleans Saints
The battle for the starting place kicker job on the New Orleans Saints did not get much clarity following the team’s second preseason game against...

After free lessons to local kids, NFL kicker Barth readies for camp
The tradition of special teams play, particularly the kicking game in football, has grown over the years at Hoggard High School and across Wilmington thanks...

Connor and Casey Barth host kicking camp at high school alma mater in Wilmington
A lot has changed in the past year for Connor Barth. Over the past three years, the former Hoggard and UNC kicker has given away...

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