Kickers don't often force their way into household-name status, yet it's a classification Sebastian Janikowski earned over the years with ease. Teammates mobbed him, yet they were still down going into the locker room. More league info 1A 50; Eric Lathim Fredonia vs. Joseph City 1973 . Glenn Presnell broke the record for his team, Detroit lions. The 16-year-veteran, who hung up the cleats in 2013, understood at the time the rarity of the kick. Early Specialization vs. "This time it got there. The kick was executed from 27 yards out (Flutie stood in a punter position, 15 yards behind the line of scrimmage). "Like a loud...kind of like a cannon going off, kind of like a loud gunshot," holder Joe Scarpati told Chuck Culpepper of Sports on Earth. It was one of only six kicks ever made from that distance, and one yard shy of the current NFL record … Feely nailed a kick from 61 yards away on that October afternoon with the roof at University of Phoenix Stadium closed, helping the Arizona Cardinals tie the encounter with the Buffalo Bills at 16 apiece with 1:09 left in regulation. Record: 125 Years, 6869-5292-394, .563 W-L% Adjusted W-L Record: 6857-5291-394. He's not a punter, but on the positional hierarchy list, the two aren't far apart. The NCAA banned the use of kicking tees in 1989. It's only right that a guy nicknamed "Greg the Leg" and "Legatron" kicked himself into the top 10 of a list chronicling the longest field goals of all time. Indeed, Prater lined up in the cold December air at Sports Authority Field at Mile High near the end of the first half and drilled a 64-yard attempt. In high school football, players are permitted to kick off special flat kicking tees up to two inches high. The performance was one of the best games of Zuerlein's career, which not only catapulted him into the top 10 in this area but also gave him one of his three conversions on nine tries from more than 50 yards out in 2015. The average high school varsity kicker should be able to make a long field goal of approximately 48-53 yards. The NFL's longest field goal is only 64 yards and was kicked by Matt Prater in 2013. Dempsey's coaching staff could choose to throw the ball up and pray or put the team's fate on Dempsey's foot. Field goal distance purports to be a measurement of the distance between where a field goal is kicked and the goal posts the kicker is aiming at. A North Dakota prep football record was shattered Friday night. Field goal attempts, in 2019, in season, in the Regular Season, between 50 and 80 yards. It was definitely a once-in-a-lifetime type of a deal.". The left-footed attempt bounced off the crossbar and went through. That list now shows 107 kickers. Heavy snowfall can greatly reduce field goal range, both by weighing the ball down and by making it more difficult to get a secure spotting of the ball or sufficient momentum in the run-up. It barely got over the bar," Janikowski said, according to Cindy Boren of the Washington Post. The frequency — and distance — of Moody's attempts were the result of Michigan's struggles in the red zone. If a kicker is outside of field goal range, teams will generally punt. Bert made a new score for his team that date from 56 yards. This record isn't an easy one to break.. but I think I have it in me! – The first longest field goal was broken in October 7, 1934. Stats and information courtesy of NFL.com and the Hall of Fame unless otherwise specified. Few situations, though, can match that of a historic kick. The fourth team was the charm in 2006 when the Baylor product walked onto the field at Raymond James Stadium in October with the game on the line. [2] Weather conditions, particularly wind, also have a significant impact on field goal range; kicking with the wind at the kicker's back significantly increases field goal range, while kicking against the wind or with a stiff crosswind will greatly reduce the kicker's effective range, while generally there is no advantage beyond assured targeting of a kick if a game is being played indoors. 17 pick back in 2000. NFL kickers are capable of kicking it A LOT further than 64-yards and the elite kickers do this in practice with regularity. Keep in mind this was 1970—the longest field goal in league history at the time belonged to Bert Rechichar of the then-Baltimore Colts at a whopping 56 yards. Note: The numbers painted on a football field are the distance from the goal line, not the goalposts. Kelley P. hit a paper football field goal from 35 feet (420 inches) away. "I am as happy as I can be," Elam, according to CBSNews.com. After the game, New England coach Bill Belichick said, "I think Doug deserves it," and Flutie said, "I just thanked him for the opportunity." The coaching staff trusted Dempsey, though, and he delivered on a shot unlike anything the league had seen before. Matt Bryant also familiarized himself with most NFL fans thanks to a long career steered by a powerful, efficient leg. Or he doesn't and happens to play one of the more replaceable positions in sports. Although Maher didn't top Prater's record, he did set the NFL record for longest field goal in an indoor stadium. There were fourteen (14) additions to the Texas High School Football Record Book for longest field goals made in a game recorded in 2016. The record has since been matched by three other kickers and broken by one. The football was shaped differently in that era, being changed to its modern, more narrow shape in 1935, so it is not reasonable to compare field goals from that era with the modern era, any more than it is reasonable to compare a kick with a rugby ball with an American football today. From 1960 to 1964, the average success rate was 50 percent. Prior to the history-making kick, the game had been a snoozefest of an AFC West tilt between the Raiders and Denver Broncos at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. In Canadian football, the goal posts are on the goal lines, in front of the end zones. The NCAA record is 67 yards held by 3 kickers, Russell Erxleben of Texas, Steve Little of Arkansasa… Longest field goal, claimed - American football (non-NFL) Share. The scene was innocent enough. Butker’s game-winner was his third field goal of the day and his second from 58 yards, which tied a Chiefs record for distance. History, though, says the kick provided the spark the Broncos needed to pull away and win 51-28. The shortest possible field goal under current strategies is slightly over 17 yards in American football and 8 yards in Canadian football (Canadian football requires the ball to be snapped at least one yard away from the end zone). Drew Brees, a former teammate of Flutie's, attempted a drop-kicked extra point from the same position during the poorly received 2012 Pro Bowl; his kick, however, fell short. Prior to that, Tom Dempsey kicked a 63-yarder in 1970 and that distance was matched by four kickers (1998, 2011, 2012, and 2018). The longest goal of them all – Tom King's world record goal – was scored from 105 yards out, the equivalent of kicking a ball the entire length of an American football field and then some. Several other players have kicked a 63 yard field goal. Ranked in AP Poll: 183 (Preseason), 197 (Final), 3655 (Total). Big Ten Conference Career Field Goal Percentage Leaders Known as: Big Ten Conference, Western Conference. Because the "end zone" is 10 yards deep, the painted numbers show distances that are actually 10 yards less than the distance to the goalposts. Over his first decade in the NFL, he missed fewer than 10 50-plus attempts. The collegiate record for distance without a tee is 65, set by Kansas State's Martin Gramatica in 1998. Prater broke the NFL record with a 64-yard field goal to draw within one point of the Tennessee Titans going into halftime of Sunday's game. His position was kicker. What 78 yard(s) Where United States (Honolulu Stadium) When 23 November 1944. Show Criteria Hide Criteria. Zach Hintze's 62-yard field goal just before halftime Saturday against Purdue sneaked over the crossbar and into the Wisconsin record books. Further complicating any comparisons is that statistics reporting during the era of the round-ended ball was inconsistent and lacked any central authority or standardization; newspapers reported Driscoll's field goal as variously being 50, 52 or 55 yards, and are also inconsistent as to whether the kick was by drop kick or place kick. Here is a look at the longest field goals in the NFL each season since the NFL-AFL merger in 1970. Once adjusted for distance, Prater trails only Justin Tucker in field goal accuracy over the past five seasons. For most NFL kickers, the 35-yard line is typically the limit of their field goal range. It is expressed as a number of yards. 4A 62; Kyle Pooler Cactus vs. Coconino 1989 . His 29-yard field goal with 2:37 left … Sorting options are only available for subscribers. Here's where the other shoe drops: Feely missed a game-winning attempt from 38 yards out later in the fourth quarter, and the Cardinals went on to lose in overtime. Prior to Myers' kick, the longest field goal of the year was 59 yards, which had been done multiple times, including by Lions kicker Matt Prater on Sunday. Sign up now for a free trial. The kicker who does often goes unnoticed unless it falls under a game-deciding situation. Ranked in AP Poll: 183 (Preseason), 197 (Final), 3655 (Total). What's possible? It's also hard to tell how "official" these kicks are, hence the Urban Legends slide. Longest 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. Last year, McManus had an opportunity against the Chargers to try a record-long field goal but coach Vic Fangio opted against a 65-yard attempt just … [citation needed]. Kickers have one task and either do it or don't. The 67-yard record is shared by four players, but the 65-yard field goal was made by Martin Gramatica of Kansas State. Watch: Wisconsin's Hintze boots 62-yard field goal Kyle Koster. Notably, Johansson, Erxleben and Little all failed dramatically when they entered the NFL— Johansson's failure was due to an injury, but the other two were first-round draft busts. No. 3A 54; Kyle Day Sahuarita vs. Coolidge 2004 . Sort By. Waco, Texas, United States / October 16, 2012 . LONGEST FIELD GOAL . Longer field goals have been attempted at times; the longest attempt in the NFL, which was well short and was kicked into the wind, was 76 yards, attempted by Sebastian Janikowski of the Oakland Raiders, in a September 28, 2008 game against the San Diego Chargers. When Reno (Nev.) kicker Dirk Borgognone boomed a national record 68-yard field goal on Sept. 27, 1985 against Sparks, little did he know it would be his last as a high school player. The incredible outdoor kick was just a hint of what Janikowski would do over the second half of his career. The temperature, altitude, wind and leg strength of the kicker also help dictate range. David Akers was on the wrong side of history then when his Eagles went down, but he went on to secure a semblance of revenge as a member of the San Francisco 49ers in 2012, converting a 63-yard attempt. He gets thanked for a moment, and everyone returns to looking at the gaudy stats by quarterbacks and premium positions. 4. Heck, it's what happens when a team selects said kicker in the first round of a draft. NFL kickers are capable of kicking it A LOT further than 64-yards and the elite kickers do this in practice with regularity. The NCAA record is 67 yards held by 3 kickers, Russell Erxleben of Texas, Steve Little of Arkansas and Joe Williams of Wichita State University. Read about the history of numerical scoring, punt-outs, drop-kicks and “triple threats”. Seasons. It was the longest field goal in NFL history. Goals from 60 yards A field goal is normally 17 yards (7 yards in Canadian football) longer than the distance of the line of scrimmage to the goal line, as it includes the end zone (10 yards) and 7 yards to where the holder places the ball. He was the outright MVP for his then-St. Louis Rams on that November day in 2015 when he hit four of his five attempts, including one from 61 yards away in an eventual 21-18 overtime loss. They're few and far between and can happen at random, with distance the great definer of the feat. Even more remarkable is that kicks are being attempted from farther away now, too. NFL Europe rewarded kickers that successfully kicked a field goal of longer than 50 yards with a bonus point, making such field goals worth 4 points instead of 3; this rule has since been adopted by the Stars Football League. For example, if you are standing at the 20 yard line, you are actually 30 yards away from the goalposts. To make that list, a player would now need to make a 50 yard field goal. The record remained unbreakable for 17 years.-Bert Rechichar from Baltimore Colts set a new longest field goal record in September 17 1953. Or he doesn't and happens to play one of the more replaceable positions in sports. Keep in mind this was 1970—the longest field goal in league history at the time belonged to Bert Rechichar of the then-Baltimore Colts at a whopping 56 yards. Ola Kimrin kicked a 65-yard field goal for the Broncos during a preseason game against the Seahawks in 2002, but the kick did not count toward the record since it didn't occur in the regular season. Flutie had estimated "an 80 percent chance" of making the drop kick, which was called to give Flutie, 43 at the time, the opportunity to make a historic kick in his final NFL game, the drop kick being his last play in the NFL. "When we got the ball there, I think at the 45-yard line, I said, 'Hey, are we kicking this?' As hinted, Janikowski was far from done with the record books. Feely nailed a kick from 61 yards away on that October afternoon with the roof at University of Phoenix Stadium closed, helping the Arizona Cardinals tie the encounter with the Buffalo Bills at 16 apiece with 1:09 left in regulation. More league info Few positions in sports face more pressure and consequence than an NFL kicker. He scored all 18 points, by the way, and didn't lack for confidence with the game on the line and staring down a historic distance. "I knew before the snap that the kick would tie the record, and I made sure to mark it right with my spot. "Like a little, solid thud, pretty significant. Ravens coach John Harbaugh asked, according to the Associated Press (via ESPN.com). The NFL record for the longest field goal kicked in a game is a 64-yarder that was kicked by Matt Prater on December 8, 2013, in Denver. Dempsey—born with no toes on his right foot and with just one finger on his right hand—hit the before-its-time kick down late with the game on the line outside in a venue not benefiting from the thin air of Denver. In Canadian football, the goal posts are on the goal lines, in front of the end zones. It was a sweet bounce. Thirty-five years later, Borgognone's kick is still a national record, highlighting our list of the longest field goal from all 50 states. NCAA Tournament: 268 Teams (424-262), 52 Final Fours, 10 Championships. [1] 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. Facebook; Twitter; Email; Whatsapp; LinkedIn; Pinterest; Reddit; Who Ching Do Kim. Michigan football kicker Jake Moody set a program record in the Wolverines' 31-20 win over Indiana on Saturday night. Dempsey’s game-winning field goal against Detroit on Nov. 8, 1970, stood as an NFL record for 43 years until the Broncos’ Matt Prater broke it with a 64-yarder in Denver in 2013. The 1-5-1 New Orleans Saints were down 17-16 against the Detroit Lions with the ball late. After entering the league in 2002 with the New York Giants, he wound up with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers by 2006—his fourth team. The record still counts if it went down during an ugly scene, too. Unlike the above, some kicker-heavy games produce history and a win. Click on the red text to pre-fill the form with various values. A field goal (FG) is a means of scoring in gridiron football.To score a … attempt at the end of the first half. Direct path to longest field goals by female kickers. Longest Field Goal Made Without Use of a Kicking Tee: 65—Martin Gramatica, Kansas St. vs. Northern Ill., Sept. 12, 1998; Longest Field Goal Made by a Freshman: 61—Kyle Bryant, Texas A&M vs. Southern Miss., Sept. 24, 1994; Longest Field Goal Made on First Attempt of Career: 61—Ralf Mojsiejenko, Michigan St. vs. Illinois, Sept. 11, 1982 The NFL record for the longest field goal kicked in a game is a 64-yarder that was kicked by Matt Prater on December 8, 2013, in Denver. On that date, one NFL player who made goal from 45 yards was Wilbur “Pete” Henry from Canton Bulldogs. The New Orleans Saints kicker's field goal was a game-winning kick … He hit more than half of his attempts from 50-plus yards out over the first five years of his career and hit a kick from 75 yards away outside of a live-game setting. Thus, teams who face a fourth down between the 35 and 40 yard lines (closer in a crosswind) often will go for the more risky fourth down conversion rather than risk either the touchback or the missed field goal. Most of the longer-range field goals in NCAA history were kicked prior to the elimination of tees; the use of tees allowed the ball to be elevated out of the field's grass or turf, reducing friction in the opening milliseconds of the kick and allowing for longer kicks. If the situation is prime, then maybe 84.5 yards. The only successful drop kick in the NFL since the 1941 NFL Championship Game was by Doug Flutie, the backup quarterback of the New England Patriots, against the Miami Dolphins on January 1, 2006, for an extra point after a touchdown. The longest field goal in recorded football history is 69 yards, set by Swedish kicker Ove Johansson in 1976. Back in 1998, the idea of a kicker booting one from 60 yards out seemed almost silly considering it hadn't been done since 1991 and only twice stretching back to 1980. While Tucker was a rookie yet to hit the 60-yard mark in 2012, Jay Feely was playing in his 12th season on his fifth team and giving fans one of the most memorable kicking performances of all time. (Modern artificial turf, which has similar depth and characteristics to natural grass, does not have an appreciable effect on kicking range.). Field goal range is the part of the field in American football where there is a good chance that a field goal attempt will be successful. History Maker . Granted, a defender ever-so-slightly got a hand on the kick at the line of scrimmage upon takeoff, but so goes the life of a kicker. Record: 122 Seasons, 17357-12425, (Records do not reflect forfeits and vacated games). It was the longest field goal in NFL history. All three of those kickers achieved that feat in the 1977-1978 college seasons. It has been surmised that a drop kick has a slightly longer range than the standard place kick, but since these kicks are so rare, that is not known for sure. Tom Rouen had a great hold, and I got a good swing. Driscoll also kicked a reported 50-yard drop kick in 1925 (newspaper reports were again inconsistent) and is the only known example of a kicker to have done so from that distance.[4]. He said the following in 2016, per Good Morning Football: "If the situation is prime, then maybe 84.5 yards.". 7 (1979) – A Closer Look: 50-yd DKs", Video of Johannson's 69 yard kick for Abilene Christian in 1976, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Field_goal_range&oldid=997808956, Articles with unsourced statements from October 2011, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 2 January 2021, at 09:45. Prater, by virtue of a very strong week which saw him hit multiple bombs from beyond 50 yards, has become just the second kicker to hit 50 field goals from 50 yards or more in his career. Longest Indoor Field Goal Made: 62—Chip Lohmiller, Minnesota vs. Iowa, Nov. 22, 1986 (in Minnesota’s Metrodome) Longest Field Goal Made Without Use of a Kicking Tee: 65—Martin Gramatica, Kansas St. vs. Northern Ill., Sept. 12, 1998; Longest Field Goal Made by a Freshman: 61—Kyle Bryant, Texas A&M vs. Southern Miss., Sept. 24, 1994 I knew it was pretty close, and I was trying to help it along. He also kicked a 64-yarder during the same game. It was one of only six kicks ever made from that distance, and one yard shy of the current NFL record of 64 yards. Gallery The graph below shows the field goal success rate throughout history. The longest successful field goal in the NFL regular season is 63 yards. Big Ten Conference Career Field Goal Percentage Leaders Known as: Big Ten Conference, Western Conference. Austin Rehkow, a place-kicker for the Central Valley High School football team in Spokane, Wash., might have just piqued the interest of more than a few college scouts. Field goal distance and field goal range are both measurements which seem very exact but are actually quite wishy-washy. Theoretically, a field goal could be attempted from a shorter distance as long as the holder stays behind the line of scrimmage (or via a drop kick at any point on the field), but in practice this has never happened. A ball downed on the 40-yard line would be a 57-yard field goal attempt, which is near the maximum of most NFL kicker's competitive ranges. Unlike Janikowski, Bryant only needed five seasons to announce he was one of the NFL's big-game kickers. The kick wasn’t just the longest field goal in Cowboys team history. The good? Bowls: 307 Bowls, 143-163-1, .467 W-L% Ranked in AP Poll: 266 (Preseason), 272 (Final), 4081 (Total) More league info . Indeed, Janikowski joined the Oakland Raiders via the No. Quietly, Prater seemed like a candidate to shatter the record well before he did. Brandon McManus, Denver Broncos: 73 yards, Ove Johansson, Abilene Christian University: 69 yards, Justin Tucker, Baltimore Ravens: 69 yards, Dirk Borgognone, Reno High School: 68 yards, Austin Rehkow, Central Valley High School: 67 yards. "It was crazy; it was awesome because almost the whole team rushed the field after that kick. The CFL record is 62 yards held by Paul McCallum, the NFL preseason record 65 yards held by Ola Kimrin, the independent amateur record (as well as the record without the aid of a tee; tees are not allowed in the NFL and have been banned from NCAA since 1989) is 68 yards held by Fabrizio Scaccia, and the high school record 68 yards held by Dirk Borgognone; high school has wider goal posts and treats a field goal attempt that lands short in the field of play the same as a punt, making longer attempts much less risky. Altitude also affects kicking range; both the longest punt in NFL history and three of the longest field goals in NFL history took place in Denver, Colorado, which is more than 4,000 feet (1,200 m) higher in elevation than the next-highest NFL city (the Phoenix suburb of Glendale, Arizona). 5A 63; Jeff Locke Mountain Ridge vs. Sunnyside 2007 . record at the time. Expectations to do just this chased the Missouri Western product and 2012 sixth-round pick right into the NFL, where as a rookie he casually joined the 60-yard club and hit on 7-of-13 attempts from 50 or more yards away. You heard that right: Tucker said he'd be willing to attempt a kick in the NFL from 84.5 yards! Already holding the record for the longest field goal in NFL history, Detroit Lions kicker Matt Prater added to his legacy of long-distance success … One of those conversions came from 61 yards away. Prater's kick broke the NFL's previous 63-yard record set by Tom Dempsey in 1970. The Aggies won, 24-0. Justin Tucker proved this back in 2013 with a 61-yard boot against the Detroit Lions—a kick with 43 seconds left to help his Baltimore Ravens win the game, 18-16. Prater's kick isn't nearly as dramatic as others on the list, though in that same vein it manages to go underrated at the same time. By John Breech. Janikowski hit the try in the second quarter of an ugly affair with five seconds left before halftime. Over the last five years, the average rate was 85 percent. Jason Elam of the Denver Broncos sat on the 63-yard mark for more than a decade before Janikowski came for it. To be fair, a legend like Janikowski doesn't make a list like this twice and tie an NFL record fans hadn't seen in more than a decade without being something of a perfectionist. 3. As I was running down the field, I lost it for a second in the lights. He still holds the NCAA record for most field goals 60 yards or more. Elam's sprint into the history books has only seen three men tie the mark and a lone kicker surpass it since. [3] The longest successful field goal in the NFL was 64 yards and was completed by Matt Prater in 2013. Prior to that, Tom Dempsey kicked a 63-yarder in 1970 and that distance was matched by four kickers (1998, 2011, 2012, and 2018). Granted, more of these over the years have occurred in Denver thanks to the thinner air at Sports Authority Field at Mile High, but it's still impressive. The soccer-style kicker knew what was at stake as soon as the ball left his foot. The indoor football record, with narrower and higher goal posts, is 63 yards (set by Aaron Mills), which is practically as long of a field goal as is possible in that variant of the sport, since the field in indoor football (including both end zones) is only 66 yards. "The Coffin Corner : Vol. Feely's 3-of-4 day isn't only remembered for the the franchise record but also the miss from a shorter distance. Alas, Elam—a third-round pick by the Broncos in 1993—lined up against the Jacksonville Jaguars at the end of October '98 and crushed a 63-yard attempt before halftime, giving his side a 27-10 advantage in an eventual 37-24 win. As such, Prater rightfully sits on the throne he claimed, awaiting the next challenger produced by a game continuing to get bigger, stronger and faster. 6A 58; Brayden Narveson Desert Mountain vs. Mesa 2017 . The collegiate record for distance without a tee is 65, set by Kansas State's Martin Gramatica in 1998. It might not top the distance list anymore, but Dempsey's kick remains one of the greatest plays in league history. Prior to the history-making kick, the game had been a snoozefest of an AFC West tilt between the Raiders and Denver Broncos at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. It's no exaggeration to say Tucker has one of the strongest legs in league history. Big Ten Conference Career Field Goal Percentage Leaders Known As: Big Ten Conference, Western Conference Record: 125 Years, 6869-5292-394, .563 W-L% Adjusted W-L Record: 6857-5291-394 Bowls: 307 Bowls, 143-163-1, .467 W-L% Ranked in AP Poll: 266 (Preseason), 272 (Final), 4081 (Total) More league info Cut the intensity with cold, hard math -- add 17 yards to the place of the ball to calculate the field goal's distance. Not just a product of opportunity, Lutz's distance-adjusted field goal percentage is third best in the league over the past two seasons. If you ask Baltimore Ravens kicker Justin Tucker, just about anything. NCAA Tournament: 268 Teams (424-262), 52 Final Fours, 10 Championships. 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