Roberto Aguayo Was Fired And HBO Recorded It All For ‘Hard Knocks’

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Last year, we told you the story of Roberto Aguayo, the Mexican-American kicker who was so good in college that he was picked in the second round of the NFL Draft. Aguayo practiced kicking footballs at home, after his father built a field goal in their backyard for his son to practice on. Aguayo eventually earned a scholarship to Florida State University, where he became the most accurate kicker in college football history.

Unfortunately for Aguayo, he struggled during his first season with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, who were criticized for choosing a kicker in the second round of the NFL draft (kickers are usually drafted in late rounds).

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