Patriots signing kicker Nick Folk, report says

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Night net null null null null The Patriots are bringing a new kicker on board ahead of Week 9.New England released Mike Nugent on Tuesday — after he went 2 of 4 on field goals in Sunday's 27-13 victory over the Browns — in order to sign Nick Folk, according to Night net Network. The #Patriots are signing free agent K Nick Folk, source said. Most recently, he held the AAF record for longest field goal at 55 yards. He’s also played for the #Bucs, #Jets and #Cowboys.— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) October 29, 2019Folk, 34, hasn't played in the Night net since he spent four games with the Buccaneers in 2017. The 11-year Night net veteran though did set the AAF record for the longest field goal in league history earlier in 2019 before it was disbanded in April.The Patriots placed longtime kicker Stephen Gostkowski on the IR in early October after he suffered a season-ending injury, which required surgery. Folk's experience could lend a helping hand to a New England team t

hat has been dominant on both offense and defense this year.The Patriots (8-0) will look to continue their unbeaten streak against the Ravens (5-2) Sunday at 8:20 p.m. ET.