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Archives Back to archive page Home Sunday, May 24, 1998 Women kickers finish second at state meet Crimson Bear women get to finals for second time in three years, but can't get over the hump...
Today in Sports History for Oct. 23

...Lions intercepts four passes in a 24-7 victory over the Chicago Cardinals.1960 - Jim Martin of Detroit becomes the first kicker to kick 2 field goals over 50 yards in a game as the Lions beat the Baltimore Colts 30-17.1971 - Greg Pruitt rushes for...
Late field goals are a sure thing in NFL

...decisive points.And the kickers are coming through...own strong-willed kicker in former Jet Mike...guy. He's a great kicker."And what instructions do these kickers need?"I just thought...Seems nearly ever kicker is doing it to win...
Sunday's NFL Capsules

...TO 24-24 TIESAN FRANCISCO - The St. Louis Rams and San Francisco 49ers played the NFL's first tie game in four years as kickers from both teams missed overtime field goals Sunday.Greg Zuerlein kicked a 53-yarder, but the Rams were penalized 5 yards...
NFL to change extra-point kicks to longer distance

...on PATs to make them more challenging. In recent seasons, kickers made more than 99 percent of the kicks with the ball snapped...noted that placekickers can handle such an alteration."The kicker's a skill position now," Vincent said. "We're not trying...
Favre, Owens, Faneca among first-year nominees

...running backs Brian Westbrook and Clinton Portis; place-kicker John Carney; and linebackers Keith Bulluck and Mike Vrabel...Arizona.Finalists from 2015 who are on the ballot are place-kicker Morten Andersen; coaches Don Coryell, Tony Dungy and Jimmy...
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Eagles kicker Parkey earns his way to starting spot

...and Richard Sherman. Kickers are generally the most...them so fascinating. A kicker comes to work every day...has counseled college kickers at various schools for...she said. Once, a kicker she worked with got his...hear all the time, 'Kickers are head cases.' No...
Unsung heroes bring pigskin plays to life

...the signal and jettison the ball, either up into the quarterback's hands or back 10 or so yards to a punter or field goal kicker.Sounds simple - but it's not.The snapper has to be a powerful player with a solid work ethic. He has to identify who...
Today in Sports History for Oct. 21

...left to give Tennessee a 38-36 win over Houston. Bironas adds two extra points to set the NFL record for most points by a kicker, with 26. The Texans, trailing 32-7, survive backup quarterback Sage Rosenfels' four touchdown passes in the fourth quarter...
Today In Sports History for Oct. 7 involved Arkansas - against Mississippi in 2001 and Kentucky in 2003.2007 - Houston's Kris Brown becomes the third kicker in NFL history to hit three field goals from beyond 50 yards in a game. His last is a career-long, 57-yard game-winner...


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