Tampa Bay Buccaneers cut kicker Roberto Aguayo

Jameis Winston plays into the opening minutes of the second quarter and finishes passing for 99 yards

For as great of a kicker as he was in the ACC for the Florida State Seminoles, Roberto Aguayo was anything but that for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers after getting picked in the second round of the draft.

Aguayo clanged a PAT attempt off the right upright after a Bucs touchdown late in the first half, then missed a 47-yard field goal wide right on Tampa Bay's final possession of the game.

Aguayo was on notice after making just 22-of-31 field goal attempts as a rookie and missing two extra points.

The Bucs will move forward with veteran kicker Nick Folk. I know I pushed it a little bit, and I felt hopefully it would stay in but it broke right. "If you're a kicker, you've got to make your kicks".

Bucs Dirk Koetter appeared to have lost all faith in Aguayo after Friday's game. His 71% accuracy on field goals was the lowest in the NFL. Unlucky. And the last one, I was trying to get a good hit on it. It's good to have someone out here just to see, to visually see someone [else].

Say what you want about Tampa Bay Buccaneers general manager Jason Licht, but you have to give him credit for not doubling down on a high-profile mistake. He made a 45-yard attempt on Friday against the Bengals. Not what I wanted. It was starting down the line and it just kept fading. I want to change that. You wanted to come out and be ideal. I had a field goal in there but at the end of the day, it wasn't what I wanted. I did some good things.

The unfortunate reality is that the pick is looking increasingly like a massive failure, because Robert Aguayo just doesn't make his kicks.

"When you get bored doing something, 'well there's more I can do". The Bucs took a big risk on Aguayo, and they stuck with him all last season.

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