The Indianapolis Colts were hoping to not end up having to come from behind in another huge deficit this week. Well, they didn’t have to until they got to the fourth quarter and the New England Patriots opened it up.
There is a mutual admiration between clutch kickers Stephen Gostkowski and Adam Vinatieri.
Adam Vinatieri is the seventh NFL player to score 2,000 career points. The Colts kicker did it by making a 26-yard field goal as time ran out in the first half of Sunday’s game against Jacksonville.
Outside of a few players, a kicker’s fantasy success depends more on his team than his talent. Here are the top 10 kickers.
The NFL, provided, perhaps, a bit of joy in a weekend dominated by the tragic loss of six people in Arizona, 14 others who were injured and the assassination attempt of Representative Gabrielle Giffords.
The postseason is a new season for the coach of the team with the NFL’s best record. For Bill Belichick, past results have little effect on future games. “Now it will be best two out of three. It’s probably the way it should be,” he said Sunday.
Nick Folk nailed the game winning 32-yard field goal as time expired to give the Jets a 17-16 win over the Colts Saturday night in the Wild Card playoff at Lucas Oil Stadium.
Nick Folk kicked a 32-yard field goal as time expired Saturday night, giving the New York Jets a 17-16 first-round playoff victory over the Indianapolis Colts.
The man who has two Super Bowl-winning kicks was happy to get reacquainted with a bit of pressure in time for Saturday night’s playoff game against the New York Jets.