1. 2016 NFL Draft Pays Off Big For Kohl's Kicking Athletes

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Posted October 01, 2016 | Bret

The 2016 NFL Draft was a special weekend for longtime Kohl's Kicking Camp athletes. The first major highlight of the NFL Draft for Kohl's specialists came in just the 2nd round, when kicker Roberto Aguayo of Florida State was selected by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The pick makes Aguayo the highest draft pick for a kicker in the past 11 years. The first punter to be selected in the 2016 NFL Draft came in the 6th round when the San Diego Chargers selected Drew Kaser or Texas A&M. Then, in the 7th round the Denver Broncos selected Riley Dixon of Syracuse. All athletes have been a regular part of the Kohl's Kicking program.

Immediately following the NFL Draft, a long list of kickers, punters and snappers from the Kohl's program were offerred contracts, mini camp and training camp opportunities. The running list is as follows..

Kohl's Kicking Athlete NFL Signings & Camp Invites

^ = Indicates athlete has worked with Kohl's year leading up to draft
 * = Indicates trained at Kohl's Kicking College/NFL Free Agent Elite Camp

2016 NFL Draft Picks

*^Roberto Aguayo (PK) - Buccaneers (2nd Round Pick) - FSU

*^Drew Kaser (P) - San Diego Chargers (6th Round Pick) - Texas A&M

*^Riley Dixon (P) - Broncos (7th Round Pick) - Syracuse

2016 Nfl Drafted Specialists

Undrafted Free Agent Signings and Camp Invites

*^Andrew Baggett (K) - Cleveland Browns - Missouri

*^Devon Bell (K/P) - Indianapolis Colts - Mississippi State

*^Taylor Bertolet (K)- Los Angeles Rams - Texas A&M

*^Jon Brown (K) - Cincinnati Bengals - Louisville

*^Corey Carter (P) - Houston Texans - Texas Southern

*^Winston Chapman (LS) - New York Jets - Mississippi State

*^Mattais Ciabatti (P) - Washington Redskins - USF

^Nick Dooley (LS) - New Orleans Saints - UTEP

Chad Hedlund (K) - Cleveland Browns - SMU

*AJ Hughes (P) - New Orleans Saints - Virginia Tech

*^Dillon Kidd (P) - New Orleans Saints - Iowa

*^Marshall Koehn (K) - Miami Dolphins - Iowa

^Jamie Keehn (P) - Carolina Panthers - LSU

*^Ben Lecompte (P) - Chicago Bears & Vikings - NDSU

*^Chris Lider (K/P) - Seattle Seahawks - Montana

*^Wil Lutz (K) - Baltimore Ravens - Georgia State

Ross Martin (K) - New York Jets - Duke

*^Will Monday (P) - Pittsburgh Steelers - Duke

^Marshall Morgan (K) - Buffalo Bills - Georgia

*^Peter Mortell (P) - Green Bay Packers - Minnesota

Jaden Oberkrom (K) - Jacksonville Jaguars - TCU

Jeff Overbaugh (LS) - Los Angeles Rams - San Diego State

*^Zach Paul (P) - Jacksonville Jaguars - Akron

^Anthony Pistelli (K) - New Orleans Saints - Samford

Nick Rose (K) - Atlanta Falcons - Texas

*^Taylor Symmank (P) - Minnesota Vikings - Texas Tech

Kirk Willis (LS) - Cincinnati Bengals - Cincinnati

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