Los Angeles Chargers’ Younghoe Wins Kicking Competition After Releasing Josh Lambo
Today was the day for many young and veteran players on the bubble to find out whether they made the squad or not. There were a lot of interesting moves made around the league, including this one:
The Los Angeles Chargers will have a brand new kicker this year after releasing Josh Lambo and putting their faith in Korean kicker Younghoe Koo, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter.
Chargers released K Josh Lambo, per source. Plan is to go w/ Younghoe Koo, who is from South Korea and didn’t speak English until he was 12.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 2, 2017
Koo went undrafted out of Georgia Southern and was 26 of 29 on field goals during his college career.
He gained some national attention for this cool trick shot video: