Harrison Butker Misses Thursday's Practice rotoballer.com Thu 9/29/22 6:23 PM

Kansas City Chiefs kicker Harrison Butker (ankle) was not able to suit up for Thursday's practice. Special teams coach Dave Toub mentioned that Butker continues to deal with soreness in his ankle. The Chiefs are optimistic that Butker will be able to play in Week 4 against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. It sounds like Friday's practice could determine whether or not Butker plays this week. He'd be a nice streaming option for a kicker, but fantasy managers should have a backup plan ready.

Harrison Butker Will Get Some Work At Practice rotoballer.com Wed 9/28/22 2:46 PM

Kansas City Chiefs kicker Harrison Butker (ankle) will partake in Wednesday's practice. Head coach Andy Reid said Butker will "get in some work today." The veteran kicker hasn't played since he suffered an ankle injury in the Week 1 win over the Arizona Cardinals. Butker rolled his ankle during a kickoff early in the game. While he was able to return later in the game and make a 54-yard field goal right before halftime, the veteran has missed the past two games because of the injury. On Monday,...

Harrison Butker Hopeful To Play In Week 4 rotoballer.com Tue 9/27/22 6:13 PM

Kansas City Chiefs kicker Harrison Butker (ankle) is hopeful to be ready for the Week 4 matchup against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The organization is optimistic that Butker will be able to play this week. They've already released backup kicker Matt Ammendola, so all the signs are pointing to Butker being ready to play this week. Fantasy managers in need of a kicker should check the waiver wire and see if Butker is available. He should remain one of the better fantasy kickers in this high ...

Harrison Butker Out For Week 3 rotoballer.com Fri 9/23/22 2:48 PM

Kansas City Chiefs kicker Harrison Butker (ankle) has been ruled out for Week 3 against the Indianapolis Colts. Butker made his only field goal attempt and four extra points in Week 1 but has now been held out of action for two straight games. In his absence, Matt Ammendola will kick for the Chiefs again after making his debut with his new team in Week 2 against the Chargers. Ammendola made both of his field goal attempts and three extra points, so he looks like a reliable starting option for ...

Harrison Butker Out Against the Chargers rotoballer.com Wed 9/14/22 2:27 PM

Kansas City Chiefs kicker Harrison Butker (ankle) will not play in Thursday night's matchup against the Los Angeles Chargers. The veteran kicker suffered an ankle injury early in the Chiefs' 44-21 Week 1 win over the Arizona Cardinals. While he did return in the second quarter and made a 54-yard field goal, Butker's injury kept him from practicing all week. Filling in for Butker will be former New York Jets kicker Matt Ammendola. Last year he made only 68.4% of his kicks, including only 25% ...

Harrison Butker Considered Day-To-Day rotoballer.com Tue 9/13/22 2:42 PM

Kansas City Chiefs kicker Harrison Butker (ankle) is considered day-to-day with an ankle sprain, according to head coach Andy Reid. Butker headed to the locker room in the season opener, but later returned to the game and made a 54-yard field goal. As some insurance, the team signed former New York Jets kicker Matt Ammendola to the practice squad in case Butker can't play in Week 2. Fantasy managers should keep an eye on Butker's status and have a backup plan heading into Thursday night's game...

Harrison Butker Misses Monday's Practice rotoballer.com Mon 9/12/22 11:29 PM

Kansas City Chiefs kicker Harrison Butker (ankle) didn't suit up for practice on Monday. The 27-year-old rolled his ankle during the opening kickoff on Sunday. That forced the Chiefs to lean on safety Justin Reid for kickoffs and two extra points. Luckily, Butker was able to return during the second quarter. Fantasy managers shouldn't be shocked if the Chiefs are cautious with Butker this week. They have a matchup on Thursday night football, so hopefully Butker can heal quickly. The fact he ...

Harrison Butker Returns Against Cards rotoballer.com Sun 9/11/22 5:59 PM

Kansas City Chiefs kicker Harrison Butker (ankle) returned to Sunday's season-opener against the Arizona Cardinals. The veteran had to be carted off the field early in the contest, making it appear he was done for the game. However, Butker made his way back and drained a 54-yard boot before the end of the first half. Nonetheless, barring a setback, it appears he'll be good to go for the Thursday night matchup against the Los Angeles Chargers. Still, fantasy managers should look for a ...

Harrison Butker Injures Ankle On Sunday rotoballer.com Sun 9/11/22 5:25 PM

Kansas City Chiefs kicker Harrison Butker (ankle) suffered an ankle injury early in the Week 1 matchup versus Arizona. He had to be carted off the field. Fortunately, he came back to the field and was seen standing on the sidelines. However, Butker has been ruled out for the rest of the game, leaving Andy Reid no choice but to have safety Justin Reid take over the kicking duties.

Harrison Butker Week 1 Outlook For Fantasy Fooball rotoballer.com Sat 9/10/22 9:00 AM

Kansas City Chiefs kicker Harrison Butker is one of the top fantasy kickers heading into Week 1 against the Cardinals. Last season, Butker went 25-for-28 on field goal attempts and 47-for-49 on extra points. You usually want your fantasy kicker to play on a high-powered offense so you can maximize trips onto the other team's side of the field, so Butker should be viewed as a strong play most weeks.