Who has kicked a 64 yard field goal
Matt PraterThe longest field goal made in a game was 64 yards by Matt Prater of the Denver Broncos..
Who is the most accurate QB in NFL history
Matt RyanThe reigning Most Valuable Player and Offensive Player of the Year according to a host of awards, Matt Ryan has been a very accurate quarterback over the last five seasons, leading the league with a 68.6 percent completion rate in 2012 and never posting a completion rate lower than 66.1 percent thereafter.
Who is the best field goal kicker in NFL history
Jason Hanson. … Gary Anderson. … Stephen Gostkowski. … Jan Stenerud. … Adam Vinatieri. … George Blanda. … Morten Andersen. New Orleans 1982-94; Atlanta 1995-2000, ’06-07; New York Giants 2001; Kansas City 2002-03; Minnesota 2004. … Lou Groza. Cleveland 1946-59, ’61-67.More items…
Has anyone made a field goal on a kickoff
The fair catch kick rule is very rarely used in the NFL. The last player to attempt a fair catch field goal was Phil Dawson, who tried a 71-yarder for the 49ers in 2013. Slye’s field goal attempt was actually only the fifth fair catch kick attempted in the NFL over the past 20 years.
Can you punt for a field goal
If you are asking if you can attempt a field goal by drop kicking the ball (a punt is a drop kick), the answer is no. The rules are clearly defined. The “drop kick” is a punt, while a kick when the ball is being held by the punter (or backup QB or whoever is the holder) is a field goal attempt.
What is the longest pass in NFL history
According to Pro Football Focus, Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield made NFL history throwing an incomplete Hail Mary pass that was over 70 yards on Monday night against the Baltimore Ravens. I hope he iced his arm after the game.
Who is the best QB in NFL
Top 10 QB StatisticsNameRecordYardsPatrick Mahomes14–14,740Aaron Rodgers13–34,299Russell Wilson12–44,212Ben Roethlisberger12–33,8036 more rows•Feb 26, 2021
Who kicked a 60 yard field goal
kicker Jake ElliottPhiladelphia Eagles kicker Jake Elliott joined a small group of players to kick a field goal of 60 yards or more when he connected on a 61 yard field goal as time expired against the New York Giants on Sept. 24, 2017. Here is a look at the longest field goals in the NFL each season since the NFL-AFL merger in 1970.
Is the drop kick still legal in the NFL
Drop It Like Its Hot. Believe it or not, the dropkick remains a legal maneuver in the National Football League today. It still exists in the NFL’s official rule book. … Flutie’s point-after-attempt was the first drop kick converted in the NFL since 1941.
Is a 70 yard field goal possible
Since 70-yard attempts are so rare—there have been only six in history—there’s not a lot of research on how to go about them.
What is the longest field goal ever kicked
Matt PraterLongest NFL field goal: Broncos placekicker Matt Prater connects on a 64-yard field goal at the end of the first half on December 8, 2013. It was the longest field goal in NFL history.
Who kicked a 65 yard field goal
Joey SlyeIt’s not every day that an NFL kicker gets sent out to attempt a potentially record-setting 65-yard field goal, but that’s what happened on Sunday when the Panthers decided to have Joey Slye try a kick from that distance.
Where is a 50 yard field goal kicked from
The kick is made from seven yards behind the line of scrimmage, and the goalposts are on the end lines, 10 yards beyond the goal line.
What’s the worst loss in NFL history
73-0On December 8, 1940, the Chicago Bears trounce the Washington Redskins in the National Football League (NFL) Championship by a score of 73-0, the largest margin of defeat in NFL history.
Has anyone ever kicked a 70 yard field goal
Chiefs kicker Harrison Butker made a 70-yard field goal during ‘Monday Night Football’ warmups in Mexico City.
Who has kicked a 63 yard field goal
Tom DempseyThere have been 17 60-yard field goals made in NFL history The first 60-yarder in NFL history came from Tom Dempsey in 1970. Dempsey, a kicker for the New Orleans Saints at the time, nailed a 63-yard field goal against the Detroit Lions. He probably thought his record kick would never be beaten, but he was wrong.
Can you kick a 100 yard field goal
If you somehow have a kicker that can reliably make a 100 yard field goal with the regularity that elite kickers make normal (30–50 yard) goals, you can easily go undefeated. Yes, touchdowns are still preferred. … When they do, kick a field goal.
Is a 50 yard field goal good
While some weaker placekickers may have trouble kicking field goals longer than 30 yards (making field goals from beyond the 13 difficult), others may consistently make 50-yarders, making it practical to kick from beyond the 33. For most NFL kickers, the 35-yard line is typically the limit of their field goal range.