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Former WMU standout kicker John Potter signs with Washington Redskins

by Carolyn Binder

KALAMAZOO (WKZO) – John Potter will continue his career in the National Football League in Washington as the Redskins announced the signing of former Western Michigan standout kicker on Wednesday.

Potter was selected by the Buffalo Bills in last year’s draft, excelling in kickoffs during the preseason. During the regular season, he booted 13 of 24 kickoffs for touchbacks through Week 6 before being released.