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Olindo Mare

Olindo Mare - #10 - K

Status Inactive
Height/Weight 5' 11"/ 185 lbs.
Birthday 06/06/1973
Birthplace Hollywood, FL
College Syracuse
Years played 17

Bears place Gould, McManis, Steltz on I.R.

Posted Dec. 11, 2012 @ 1:28 p.m. ET
The Bears placed PK Robbie Gould (calf), CB Sherrick McManis (knee) and S Craig Steltz (chest) on injured reserve.

Panthers cut PK Mare, P Harris

Posted Aug. 27, 2012 @ 2:56 p.m. ET
The Panthers made several moves Monday in order to reduce the active roster to 75 players, including the release of PK Olindo Mare.

Panthers sign PK Medlock

Posted March 07, 2012 @ 1:21 p.m. ET
The Panthers signed PK Justin Medlock on Wednesday and waived PK Adi Kunalic.

Panthers sign kicker to compete against Mare

Posted Dec. 14, 2011 @ 12:06 p.m. ET
With Olindo Mare struggling, the Panthers added some competition for him Tuesday.

Panthers miss chance to gain momentum

Posted Oct. 31, 2011 @ 10:56 p.m. ET
It's hard to envision the Panthers catching fire and changing the course of their season, given their schedule in the second half of the season.

Week Seven Players of the Week

Posted Oct. 25, 2011 @ 12:01 p.m. ET
This week, PFW selects Arian Foster, Brandon Flowers and Josh Scobee as its Players of the Week.

Panthers-Bears matchup of the day: Saturday

Posted Oct. 01, 2011 @ 1:13 p.m. ET
A long return or two from Devin Hester would provide a much-needed boost to the struggling Bears offense.

Panthers better off, but still not contenders

Posted July 27, 2011 @ 5:13 p.m. ET
After finishing with the league's worst record in 2010, the Panthers have been the most active team in the early stages of activity.

Panthers agree to deals with TE Hartsock, PK Mare

Posted July 27, 2011 @ 2:41 p.m. ET
The Panthers continue to spend money in free agency, agreeing to two more deals on Wednesday afternoon.

Seahawks winning ugly but hardly complaining

Posted Oct. 25, 2010 @ 6:51 p.m. ET
Hardly concerned about style points, Pete Carroll’s Seahawks snapped a four-game losing streak to the division-rival Cardinals Sunday despite an offense that had trouble scoring touchdowns and the loss of first-round OLT Russell Okung with another ankle injury.

Six players given franchise tag before deadline

Posted Feb. 26, 2010 @ 12:02 a.m. ET
Six players were given the franchise tag by their teams before the 4 p.m. EST deadline Thursday, including three nose tackles, two placekickers and one defensive end.

Seahawks franchise PK Mare

Posted Feb. 25, 2010 @ 7:41 a.m. ET
The Seahawks further solidified their kicking ranks Wednesday when they placed the franchise tag on PK Olindo Mare. The 11-year veteran who kicked for both the Dolphins and Saints before taking over the PK duties in Seattle the last two ...


Posted Dec. 11, 2012
According to the Chicago Tribune, the Bears have signed Mare to replace the injured Robbie Gould.||||||| The 39-year-old Mare won a tryout that included Billy Cundiff and Neil Rackers on Tuesday at Halas Hall. Mare kicked for Carolina last season.
Posted Aug. 27, 2012
The Panthers have released Mare just one year after giving him a four-year, $12 million contract.||||||| Justin Medlock, a journeyman kicker who last played for the CFL's Hamilton Tiger-Cats, appears to have won the Carolina job. Medlock displayed a stronger leg at training camp than Mare, who was 22 of 28 on field goals attempts last year with two key misses.
Posted Feb. 24, 2010
The Seattle Seahawks will use their franchise tag to retain control of Mare.||||||| Mare will receive a tender for the average salary of the top five kickers in the NFL or a 20 percent salary increase. Mare was a model of consistency for much of 2009. He missed only two kicks all season, finishing 24 of 26 to rank third in the league. He made 21 straight field goals and ranked fifth in the league in touchbacks with 22.
Posted Dec. 15, 2008
Mare kicked a 27-yard field goal as time expired as Seattle defeated St. Louis 23-20 on Sunday.||||||| In his career, Mare is 27-of-30 in the fourth quarter on field goals ranging from 20 to 29 yards.
Posted Sept. 01, 2008
Mare will be the Seattle Seahawks' kicker for Sunday's season opener in Buffalo.||||||| Mare spent 10 seasons with the Miami Dolphins. That meant 10 trips to Ralph Wilson Stadium in Orchard Park, N.Y., to play the division rival Bills. That is a large reason why Seattle is going with Mare in Buffalo.