The Patriots initially had undrafted free agent kicker Nordin on their 53-man roster, but placed him on injured reserve with an abdominal injury with the hope he can return in November, the story said.
NE K Quinn Nordin - Week 1 Fantasy Football Outlook
Week 1 vs Dolphins
It was one of the feel-good stories of the offseason. Quinn Nordin was searching for jobs on LinkedIn after going undrafted in April before the Patriots came calling. He beat out veteran Nick Folk for the starting job after going 10/15 in the preseason. He checks in at No. 18 on our kicker list as we see how the Patriots' offense fares in the regular season with a rookie quarterback and being a rookie kicker.