The Buffalo Bills announced the signing of kicker Dan Carpenter on Tuesday.
This move was made because Bills kicker Dustin Hopkins sustained an injury during Monday's practice. Terms of Carpenter's deal were not immediately released.
Carpenter first signed with the Dolphins as an undrafted free agent in 2008. In his first five seasons with the Dolphins, Carpented made 81.9 percent of his field goals, knocking 127 out of 155 kicks through the uprights.
He was released from Miami this past August and briefly spent time with the Cardinals and Jets.
Follow me on Twitter: @RavensInsider
Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun.
Check out our partners at TiqIQ for the best deals on all games on the 2014 NFL schedule.
SEP 02 Jeff Fedotin
Kansas City re-signs Smith, stashes young backup QBs on roster.
AUG 28 Joel Corry
Between injuries, trades and positional battles, the financial landscape for several key players has shifted dramatically.
AUG 26 Joel Corry
The highly productive Dallas wideout is headed for a big-time payday.