And that’s the point of today’s post: Tucker missing a 40-yard field goal is shocking. 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. Video of Sebastian Janikowski's failed 76-yard attempt in 2008, the longest in NFL history, played to set the stage. We are reaching the finish line, folks. We'll see if any of that changes in the final three weeks of the season. He's not a punter, but on the positional hierarchy list, the two aren't far apart. Justin Tucker has an impressive array of accomplishments under his belt, including the record for most points scored in a season. That has certainly been the case in New England, where Patriots fans gave up on the Cam Newton experiment weeks ago. It featured 16 combined penalties and a 16-3 Oakland lead before halftime. It barely got over the bar," Janikowski said, according to Cindy Boren of the Washington Post. Getty Justin Tucker celebrates a made field goal. Bryant wouldn't go for 60-plus again over the next decade of his career, but he hit the top 10 of this particular record in NFL history long before most, and his name isn't anywhere close from being pushed out. One of those conversions came from 61 yards away. Janikowski hit the try in the second quarter of an ugly affair with five seconds left before halftime. Matt Prater is the latest to make history with his leg, though unlike recent milestones such as Akers' kick, he shot himself right up to the top of the list. 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. 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. Gary Anderson (538), 4. Joe Buck and Troy Aikman may have jinxed Justin Tucker on a missed field goal attempt in the second quarter of Tuesday’s game between the Ravens and Cowboys in Baltimore. It might not top the distance list anymore, but Dempsey's kick remains one of the greatest plays in league history. Funnily enough, Bryant's opponent in that 2006 record-setting affair as regulation expired would go on to pass him in the record books six years later. He somehow made it look relatively easy. I almost beat it down there.". Kickers have one task and either do it or don't. The good? 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. In four NFL seasons, Tucker has converted 87.8 percent of his field-goal attempts. Elam's sprint into the history books has only seen three men tie the mark and a lone kicker surpass it since. Justin Tucker (19) PK/P - Fourth-year kicker who has handled the kickoff duties in 52 games and placekicking duties in 25 contests ... graduated in December . He was also voted 1st team All-Pro by AP voters. "It was crazy; it was awesome because almost the whole team rushed the field after that kick. Fresh off nailing a 69-yard field goal in training camp, Ravens kicker Justin Tucker is feeling confident in his leg. Justin Tucker wanted to try a game-winning field goal twice on Monday night in Cleveland. The Baltimore Ravens kicker said he could hit a 70-yard field goal in a game. Baltimore Ravens kicker Justin Tucker went into Tuesday's game against the Dallas Cowboys having made 70 straight field goals under 40 yards. Patriots coaches have not been so eager to move on, ignoring cries from the fanbase to see what the team has... Wow. Broncos’ kicker Matt Prater made the longest field goal in 2013, but given Tucker’s recent performance, a new record in 2016 doesn’t seem impossible. Tuesday night, Tucker pulled a 36-yard field goal wide left during the Ravens' win over the Cowboys. Build your own custom leaderboards with Stathead Football.Single game leaders only reflect years for which we have complete boxscore data (1950 onward), all playoff games, and all 100 yard rushing/receiving or 300 … If the AFC decides to attempt a 75-yard field goal during Sunday's Pro Bowl, don't laugh, because Justin Tucker might actually make it.. During a Pro … The left-footed attempt bounced off the crossbar and went through. "This time it got there. He said the following in 2016, per Good Morning Football: "If the situation is prime, then maybe 84.5 yards.". No, this man revels in the moment like a prizefighter who just dropped the big right. 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. Tucker's 61-yard field goal also set the NFL record for longest field goal in a domed stadium. It's no exaggeration to say Tucker has one of the strongest legs in league history. It was a sweet bounce. 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. He has also made a 61-yard field goal in a domed stadium, making it the longest kick in a stadium of that type. I'll mix some serious analysis with some goofy observations as I attempt to give you a fresh look at this wonderfully horrible sport that we... Sign up for the Morning Win newsletter for an irreverent and incisive recap of daily sports news. Matt Prater set the NFL record for the longest field goal in NFL history just weeks before against the Tennessee Titans when he drilled a sixty-four (64) yarder. In pregame I think I hit the crossbar from 85, so if the situation is just prime, then maybe 84 and a half yards.”. His early resume didn't hint at leg power sure to enter the record books; not after a 2-of-6 mark from 50-plus after his first two seasons. Quietly, Prater seemed like a candidate to shatter the record well before he did. Let's review some of the two-time Pro Bowler's longest career kicks. "When we got the ball there, I think at the 45-yard line, I said, 'Hey, are we kicking this?' Ravens’ Justin Tucker Makes 75-Yard Field Goal At Pro Bowl Practice. As hinted, Janikowski was far from done with the record books. Justin Tucker was an NFL record-setter inside of 40, and then Joe Buck jinxed him so […] Unlike the above, some kicker-heavy games produce history and a win. First, he wanted to try a 60-plus yard-field goal with the Ravens at the 44-yard line, quarterback Trace McSorley on the ground injured and Lamar Jackson quickly rushing back onto the field. Justin Tucker is the most accurate kicker in NFL history, and Justin Tucker can kick the longest field goal in NFL history. 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. At the time, he was on the fourteenth kicker to make a field goal longer than 60 yards. You'll now receive the top For The Win stories each day directly in your inbox. When he made this field goal in 2013, it pushed the record for the longest field goal to be scored in-game and certainly beat his own personal record. Most Popular. Build your own custom leaderboards with Stathead Football. Legend Tom Dempsey, of course, did 63 well before anyone else in a retelling available at the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Broncos’ kicker Matt Prater made the longest field goal in 2013, but given Tucker’s recent performance, a new record in 2016 doesn’t seem impossible. During the game, Tucker became the first kicker in NFL history to kick a field goal in the 20s, 30s, 40s, 50s, and 60s in the same game. Joe Buck mentioned how Ravens kicker Justin Tucker had made 70 straight field goals inside 40 yards. He'd made 70 consecutive field … Joe Buck is used to it. 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. He missed his first kick today, from 40 yards away, which was shocking. Justin Tucker missing a short field goal seems just as unlikely as what an announcer says actually affecting the game on the field. Two years after his 61-yard conversion, Janikowski bested himself by punching through a 63-yard attempt, making him the first kicker since 1998 to register a kick from the then-historic distance. No other kicker in league history had made more than 67 in a row. He went on to win a Super Bowl and have an impressive NFL career lasting nearly two decades. "Like a little, solid thud, pretty significant. Justin Tucker of the Ravens had previously scored 70 direct field goals within 40 yards. But it... Latest news / 4 years ago / 66 shares Advertisement. Baltimore Ravens kicker Justin Tucker, who will represent the AFC in Sunday’s Pro Bowl, made a 75-yard field goal on Wednesday. During the game, Tucker became the first kicker in NFL history to kick a field goal in the 20s, 30s, 40s, 50s, and 60s in the same game. This tends to happen when even a kicker has an illustrious career spanning nearly two decades. He easily slammed through a 62-yard attempt to give the Buccaneers a 23-21 escape of the Philadelphia Eagles. Or he doesn't and happens to play one of the more replaceable positions in sports. — Justin Tucker (@jtuck9) January 25, 2017 Tucker was undoubtedly the best kicker in the NFL this season, missing just one field goal attempt all year. "To be honest, I didn't hit it that good. And the 2nd longest field goal in Monday Night Football history for that winning 61 yard field goal. The NFL record for a field goal in a game is 64 yards. [10] Tucker was elected to his first Pro Bowl to end the 2013 season. He also said he's made a 79-yarder in practice in Denver. 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. More impressive, he's money from distance, with a career mark of 87.2 percent on attempts from 40-49 yards. ", You heard that right: Tucker said he'd be willing to attempt a kick in the NFL from. Gano has made 249 of his career 299 field goal attempts. The 33-year-old has completed 96.2% of his field goals in 2020 and 17 of 17 extra points. Morten Andersen (565), 3. 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. After impressive showings and accurate field goals during the team's preseason games, Tucker earned the starting job as the Ravens official placekicker upon Cundiff's release from his contract with Baltimore on August 26, 2012. Some kickers skip about after a made field goal, others drum up a fist pump—but not Tucker. 33 field goals made straight as of last night's game with the Detroit Lions. "I knew before the snap that the kick would tie the record, and I made sure to mark it right with my spot. 1. Dempsey's coaching staff could choose to throw the ball up and pray or put the team's fate on Dempsey's foot. The 1-5-1 New Orleans Saints were down 17-16 against the Detroit Lions with the ball late. 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. Adam Vinatieri (599), 2. After Pittsburgh quarterback Mason Rudolph was knocked unconscious by a head-high hit in the third quarter Sunday, Justin Tucker made a 46-yard field goal … Greg Zuerlein, St. Louis Rams: 61 Yards (2015) 2 of 11. The NFL record for the longest successful field goal is by Matt Prater, who made a 64-yarder with Denver in 2013. 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. Akers' attempt was, in a word, wild. Years later, though, Janikowski took the field two days after Christmas and nailed all three of his attempts in a forgettable 23-9 loss to the Cleveland Browns. Justin Tucker missing a short field goal seems just as unlikely as what an announcer says actually affecting the game on the field. New England ranks 28th in both passing DVOA and EPA. Justin Tucker continues to be the best kicker in the NFL. View Current Leaderboard. Ove Johansson, Abilene Christian University. Tuesday night, Tucker pulled a 36-yard field goal wide left during the Ravens' win over the Cowboys. Justin Tucker’s 55-yard field goal lifts Ravens to improbable win over Browns originally appeared on NBC Sports Washington. Tucker's 61-yard field goal also set the NFL record for longest field goal in a domed stadium. Below are some far-out kicks that didn't occur in NFL regular-season games. The record still counts if it went down during an ugly scene, too. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images) Lamar Jackson gashes Cowboys defense for the easiest touchdown of his career (Video) by Cole Thompson Joe Buck absolutely jinxed Justin Tucker while he was kicking this chip-shot field goal. Still, an impressive feat, though maybe not so in the mind of the man himself. See leaders through past seasons Leaders + indicates Hall of Famer; Leaders Table; Rank Player FG% Years Tm; 1: Justin Tucker: 90.794%: 2012-2020: rav: 2: Harrison Butker: 90.076%: 2017 … Tucker made six field goals capped off by his career-long sixty-one (61) yard field goal to win the game. Troy Aikman said, "We'll see if he keeps that streak alive here." Troy Aikman said, "We'll see if he keeps that streak alive here." So, basically, Tucker demolished that football, and it’s not even August. YEAR TEAM G 1-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50+ FGM FG ATT PCT; 2012 Baltimore Ravens 16 0-0 8-8 Justin Tucker missed a 36-yard field goal Tuesday night after Joe Buck guaranteed Tucker would make it to extend a streak of 70 consecutive makes from … On Wednesday, at practice for Sunday’s Pro Bowl, he made one from just a few yards shy of that mark. Tucker casually connected on a 70-yard field goal attempt during practice. 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Philadelphia 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. attempt at the end of the first half. In an interview with NFL Network Thursday morning, Tucker was asked the longest field goal he'd be willing to try in a game. If conditions are prime, like last season we opened up in Denver, the weather was warm, the field was nice, and you’re up at altitude so the ball just carries. Unlike Janikowski, Bryant only needed five seasons to announce he was one of the NFL's big-game kickers. Matt Bryant also familiarized himself with most NFL fans thanks to a long career steered by a powerful, efficient leg. His last 7 misses were from 65, 53, 48, 43, 46, 62, and 58 yards away. The coaching staff trusted Dempsey, though, and he delivered on a shot unlike anything the league had seen before. NFL Field Goal % Career Leaders (since 1938) Players must meet the minimum requirements to show up on this leaderboard. Buck: "I'm just gonna say he is. His last 7 misses were from 65, 53, 48, 43, 46, 62, and 58 yards away. What's possible? More Justin Tucker He gets thanked for a moment, and everyone returns to looking at the gaudy stats by quarterbacks and premium positions. 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. Justin Tucker's streak of 30 straight made field goals is 14 short of the record, but the conditions he's kicked in make his mark just as remarkable. He missed his first kick today, from 40 yards away, which was shocking. Buck: “Justin Tucker — since 2016 — has made 70 straight inside 40 yards.” Aikman: “It’s nice when you’ve got a kicker like that you can depend on. Tucker was elected to his first Pro Bowl to end the 2013 season. It's also hard to tell how "official" these kicks are, hence the Urban Legends slide. Few situations, though, can match that of a historic kick. Tucker is 23-for-23 this season after hitting a 46-yard kick in Dallas. "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. These kicks seem to coalesce into a perfect moment of importance and distance, the situation calling for an act of desperation flirting with the record books. University of Texas at Austin. Justin Tucker has a strong leg and a confident aura. Kicker Justin Tucker drilled his longest field goal of the season to end the first half and give the Ravens a 13-7 lead. Please check your email for a confirmation. He said, 'I got it.'". Tucker nailed a 75-yard field goal that hooked inside the left upright at practice in Orlando, Florida. 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. Photograph: Julio Cortez/AP It's not a steadfast rule applying to every kick that follows, but it does manage to span generations. Ravens' Justin Tucker: 84-yard field goal is possible in right conditions Tucker, who just signed a new long-term deal, is one of the NFL's best kickers. Tucker missed after he had converted a 31-yard field goal, potentially tying the game. This is the the first installment of the Four Verts column on For The Win. Justin Tucker sinks a football through a basketball hoop from midfield. Kickers don't often force their way into household-name status, yet it's a classification Sebastian Janikowski earned over the years with ease. 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. Share this article 66 shares share tweet text email link Advertisement. We're so close to the end of the 2020 season, and while we know which three teams are in the lead for Trevor Lawrence, Justin Fields and others, there's plenty of time to see who slots in before that trio of very bad teams (what, you think one of them is going to win a game the rest of the season?). Long field goals. Ravens' Justin Tucker continues to up his kicking game, this time taking trick shots to show off. Justin Tucker is the most accurate kicker in NFL history, and Justin Tucker can kick the longest field goal in NFL history. Stats and information courtesy of NFL.com and the Hall of Fame unless otherwise specified. "Such an awesome moment; I'm glad it came in a win," Prater said, according to ESPN.com's Jeff Legwold. I knew it was pretty close, and I was trying to help it along. 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. 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. Tucker's sixth field goal of the night, this one from 61 yards with 38 seconds to play, pushed the Ravens to their biggest victory of the season, an 18-16 win over the Detroit Lions in … https://ftw.usatoday.com/2016/08/justin-tucker-claims-longest-field-goal-in-nfl-history, sent the ol’ pigskin sailing through the uprights from 69 yards away, NFL fans had so many memes for Justin Tucker's stunned reaction to missed extra point, Justin Tucker was left in utter shock after missing a game-tying extra point, Ravens kicker Justin Tucker is out here kicking 70-yard field goals again, Real Madrid vs. You heard that right: Tucker said he'd be willing to attempt a kick in the NFL from 84.5 yards! If the situation is prime, then maybe 84.5 yards. Janikowski hit the try in the second quarter of an ugly affair with five seconds left before halftime. That means Tucker now has the NFL's longest streak of field-goal attempts without a miss – 30 straight. See All News. To top it all off, it was one of three makes on as many tries in the win against the Green Bay Packers and helped keep Akers' career mark from 50-plus above an impressive 50 percent. Joe Buck mentioned how Ravens kicker Justin Tucker had made 70 straight field goals inside 40 yards. This wasn’t a blast off a tee — it was a legit 69-yard field goal. The insane 2020 NFL season is nearing a close, but Week 14 gave us even more things to talk about. His long for most seasons floated in the 56-and-above range. The 16-year-veteran, who hung up the cleats in 2013, understood at the time the rarity of the kick. Teammates mobbed him, yet they were still down going into the locker room. Justin Tucker, Baltimore Ravens. The longest made field goal in NCAA history belongs to Martin Gramatica, who drilled a 65 yarder with Kansas State against Northern Illinois in 1998. Justin Tucker wanted to try a game-winning field goal … He made the field goal off an normal run up and hold. However, a false start penalty on guard Bradley Bozeman forced Baltimore to move the ball back by five yards. Tucker was even elected to his first Pro Bowl to end his 2013 season, at the end of his rookie season. NFL By Colby Lanham on August 4, 2016 August 4, 2016. He'd made 70… Earlier in training camp this season, Tucker nailed a 69-yarder. 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. Indeed, Janikowski joined the Oakland Raiders via the No. By Ryan Wilson. But that’s not even the longest attempt he’d try in a game. Feely's 3-of-4 day isn't only remembered for the the franchise record but also the miss from a shorter distance. Main Navigation. The incredible outdoor kick was just a hint of what Janikowski would do over the second half of his career. Heck, it's what happens when a team selects said kicker in the first round of a draft. As I was running down the field, I lost it for a second in the lights. Scoreboard. The longest field goal Baltimore Ravens kicker Justin Tucker has made in a game was a 61-yarder to defeat the Detroit Lions in 2013. Below is a list of the longest field goals … Tucker… Justin Tucker has an impressive array of accomplishments under his belt, including the record for most points scored in a season. It was definitely a once-in-a-lifetime type of a deal.". He also said he's made a 79-yarder in practice in Denver. Philadelphia 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. Jason Elam of the Denver Broncos sat on the 63-yard mark for more than a decade before Janikowski came for it. After entering the league in 2002 with the New York Giants, he wound up with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers by 2006—his fourth team. 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. The scene was innocent enough. 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. In the second quarter, the 31-year-old kicker trotted out on to the field to attempt a 36-yarder or a “gimme” in Tucker … "I am as happy as I can be," Elam, according to CBSNews.com. Explore all {Team} NFL player stats - including passing, rushing, receiving, tackles, and more! Buck: "I'm just gonna say he … Tucker is the latest in a long line of great kickers at Baltimore — which is now officially a kicking factory. More Justin Tucker Tucker … And when a passing game isn’t very good, a lot of the blame falls on the quarterback. Few positions in sports face more pressure and consequence than an NFL kicker. Use tab, enter, and escape to navigate this menu. That's right, the New York Jets, Jacksonville Jaguars and Cincinnati Bengals are in the driver's seat for the top picks. 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. Prater began the video by acknowledging Tucker… "When you hit the goal post at any part it usually makes that horrific noise and then it usually bounces back," Akers said, according to ESPN.com. The longest field goal Baltimore Ravens kicker Justin Tucker has made in a game was a 61-yarder to defeat the Detroit Lions in 2013. An undrafted free agent in the 2012 NFL Draft, Tucker was not selected by any of the 32 teams. Justin Tucker is carried off the field by his teammates after making a game-winning field goal against the San Francisco 49ers last season. They're few and far between and can happen at random, with distance the great definer of the feat. It featured 16 combined penalties and a 16-3 Oakland lead before halftime. 'If the situation is prime then maybe 84.5 yards' @jtuck9 on the longest attempt he would be willing to try https://t.co/hIIMsXtrrp, “To me it doesn’t matter where I just have to hit a good ball. At training camp the other day, however, Ravens kicker Justin Tucker sent the ol’ pigskin sailing through the uprights from 69 yards away. There are 49 field goal kickers with at least 50 field goal attempts since 2012, and Tucker has the second-longest average make (37.89 yards, behind only the inaccurate Jason Myers) and the longest average miss by a large margin (Mile High-aided Brandon McManus, at 49.03). 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