So they replaced him with Aldrick Rosas who is now, you guessed it, hurt. He’d been on and […] Naturally, he drilled it. Brown was waived by the Bengals on September 1, 2018. searching for a short-term kicking option, Jacksonville can't avoid dreadful performance in loss, D'Andre Swift, Matthew Stafford stand out in return to TIAA Bank Field, Your California Privacy Rights / Privacy Policy. Well, it not only marked Brown’s first regular season attempt, but it was his first field goal attempt on any level. On May 10, 2016, the Cincinnati Bengals signed Brown as an undrafted free agent. [8] He made his NFL debut on October 18 and made one of two field goal attempts. [11], For other people named Jonathan Brown, see, "Former UK, U of L soccer player looks to finish improbable path to NFL", "Bengals sign Jonathan Brown, a kicker who defies convention", "49ers sign kicker Jonathan Brown to two-year contract for depth", "Jaguars' Jonathan Brown: Heads to Jacksonville", "Jaguars sign PK Jon Brown to practice squad", "Jaguars cut Stephen Hauschka, make Jon Brown their fifth kicker this year", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Jon_Brown_(American_football)&oldid=986266161, Players of American football from Mississippi, Louisville Cardinals men's soccer players, Short description with empty Wikidata description, Jacksonville Jaguars currentteam parameter articles, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 30 October 2020, at 20:02. Jaguars kicker Jon Brown had never kicked a field goal in a high school, college or regular-season professional game before today. Those kicks were his first attempted kicks of any type in American football at any level. On Sunday, in a game against the Detroit Lions, Brown hit his first attempt, a 31-yard field goal late in the first quarter. As a freshman for the Wildcats, Brown started four games and recorded two shots on goal. Will Jadeveon Clowney strike gold by then? Jon Brown was a former soccer standout and kickoff specialist, but the Jaguars asked him Sunday to kick his first field goal at any level. But a left hip injury to Lambo left Jacksonville scrambling for kickers. JACKSONVILLE – The strangeness at kicker continues. The first regular season field goal Jon Brown ever attempted was in an NFL game. Please check your email for a confirmation. Poll: Who should start in Gardner Minshew's place Week 9? In his final collegiate soccer game, he assisted on a goal for the Cardinals against CSU Bakersfield. Per coach Doug Marrone, all three players are trending in the right direction to return to the field this Sunday against the Houston Texans. That very well could be the case for the Jacksonville Jaguars when it comes to linebacker Myles Jack, tight end Tyler Eifert and safety Jarrod Wilson. The deadline to sign franchise-tagged players to long-term deals is approaching on Monday, July 15. By choosing I Accept, you consent to our use of cookies and other tracking technologies.