Joey Julius is a big boy. The 259-pound Penn. State kicker has been blowing up opposing returners left and right this young season, and that’s left a bullseye on his back. Teams don’t want to deal with a lineman-sized kicker coming at them, so they’re clearly trying to take him out.
This came to a head Saturday against Minnesota, when Jaylen Waters blasted him in a bench-clearing cheap shot.
Here’s another angle: