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Dan Carpenter

Dan Carpenter - #5 - K

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 2"/ 225 lbs.
Birthday 11/25/1985
Birthplace Helena, MT
College Montana
Years played 6

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

FG Pat Pts
22 26 92

Dolphins snag former Ravens LB Ellerbe

Posted March 12, 2013 @ 5:59 p.m. ET
The Dolphins continued their spending spree on Tuesday and surprised many by signing former Ravens LB Dannell Ellerbe on Tuesday.

Dolphins land WR Wallace

Posted March 12, 2013 @ 5:13 p.m. ET
The worst-kept secret during free agency, that the Dolphins were hot on the trail of WR Mike Wallace, came to fruition at the open of free agency.

Miami Dolphins: 2013 team needs

Posted March 08, 2013 @ 5:40 p.m. ET
We highlight the top three needs on offense and defense for the Miami Dolphins, and take a look back at their 2012 draft class.

QB Moore re-signs with Dolphins

Posted March 08, 2013 @ 10:58 a.m. ET
Matt Moore could have entered free agency as the top quarterback available. Instead, he is staying in Miami. 

Dolphins re-sign WR Hartline to five-year deal

Posted March 08, 2013 @ 12:08 a.m. ET
The Dolphins re-signed WR Brian Hartline to a five-year deal worth $30.775 million, Pro Football Talk first reported.

Dolphins place franchise tag on DT Starks

Posted March 04, 2013 @ 12:23 p.m. ET
The Dolphins used their franchise tag on one of their several key free agents Monday, tagging DT Randy Starks, according to multiple reports.

AP source: Dolphins OK referendum on stadium

Posted Feb. 10, 2013 @ 2:08 p.m. ET
The Dolphins agreed to a referendum on their plan seeking tax money for an upgrade of their stadium, a person familiar with the discussions said.

Raiders hire Sparano

Posted Jan. 23, 2013 @ 6:04 p.m. ET
The Raiders hired Tony Sparano as the team’s assistant head coach/offensive line.

Dolphins find right time to modernize Sun Life Stadium

Posted Jan. 16, 2013 @ 3:04 p.m. ET
The Dolphins announced modernization plans for Sun Life Stadium in hopes of getting the support South Florida needs to host Super Bowl 50.

Dolphins announce plan to modernize Sun Life Stadium

Posted Jan. 14, 2013 @ 1:03 p.m. ET
Dolphins owner Stephen Ross announced a plan to modernize Sun Life Stadium, a plan that will range in cost from $375-400 million.

Upgrading WR spot key for Dolphins in offseason

Posted Jan. 09, 2013 @ 8:18 p.m. ET
The Dolphins have a clear need for an upgrade at wide receiver, a position that will be a key target in free agency and the draft.

Wednesday's 60-second rant: New year, same AFC East

Posted Jan. 02, 2013 @ 4:32 p.m. ET
The Bills and Jets gave the Patriots an early New Year's gift, making front-office changes, further cementing New England as the class of the AFC East.

AFC East Spin cycle: Patriots lone division team above .500

Posted Dec. 31, 2012 @ 3:45 a.m. ET
The AFC East may boast the No. 2 seed in the league in the Patriots, but the rest of the division remains well behind New England.

Patriots shut out Dolphins, earn playoff bye

Posted Dec. 30, 2012 @ 8:02 p.m. ET
Tom Brady threw two touchdown passes and the Patriots regained their dominance after a rare slump, earning a playoff bye with a 28-0 win over the Dolphins.

Key matchup: Patriots running game vs. Dolphins run defense

Posted Dec. 28, 2012 @ 3:07 p.m. ET
Stopping Tom Brady and the Patriots’ passing game is tough enough, but Miami can pull off an upset if it can stop New England’s running game. 

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted Nov. 18, 2011
Carpenter is listed as questionable for Sunday's game against the Buffalo Bills.||||||| Carpenter hurt his right groin in practice Thursday and was limited in Friday's workout.
Posted Nov. 01, 2010
Carpenter hit five field goals for a second straight game Sunday in a win over the bengals.||||||| The five field goals were the second-most by a Dolphins kicker—Olindo Mare(notes) made six against New England in 1999. The 54-yarder tied for third-longest in team history—Pete Stoyanovich made them from 59 and 58 yards. Carpenter is the ninth kicker since 1950 to make 10 field goals in back-to-back games, according to STATS LLC. No kicker has more.
Posted Nov. 17, 2008
Carpenter hit a 38-yard field goal with 38 seconds remaining as Miami defeated Oakland 17-15 on Sunday.||||||| Carpenter has made all 24 extra points and missed only two of 15 field-goal attempts this season.

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