The Dallas Cowboys made a surprising move by opting to release veteran kicker Dan Bailey, widely considered as one of the better legs in the NFL. The decision resulted in 28-year-old Brett Maher winning the job, but there was no exact reason known for the decision.
Until Monday, when Cowboys coach Jason Garrett spoke with reporters and addressed the hot-button topic. As Jon Machota of the Dallas Morning News revealed, Garrett pointed to Bailey’s struggles late in 2017, as well as his injury history.
Source: Heavy Sports