Extra point

Stephen Gostkowski of the New England Patriots kicks an extra point in the fourth quarter against the Denver Broncos during the AFC Championship game at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on January 19, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

NFL To Move Extra-Point Kicks To 15-Yard Line

The change was approved only for 2015, then will be reviewed. But Texans general manager Rick Smith predicts it will become permanent.

05/20/2015

Bills kicker Dan Carpenter boots an extra point against the Patriots on Oct. 12, 2014 in Orchard Park, New York. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

NFL Meetings: Changes Appear To Be Coming To The Extra Point In 2015

Spicing up the NFL’s dullest play, the extra point, appears to be coming for the 2015 season.

03/25/2015

Place kicker Matt Prater of the Denver Broncos kicks an extra point against the Jacksonville Jaguars at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on October 13, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. The Broncos defeated the Jaguars 35-19. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Report: NFL Competition Committee Discussing 42-Yard Extra Point

Coaches under the new proposal would have to choose between a PAT spotted on the 25-yard line or the traditional two-point conversion, according to Judy Battista of NFL.com.

03/04/2014

Roger Goodell (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Goodell Says NFL Might Consider Eliminating Extra-Point Kicks

Commissioner Roger Goodell told the NFL Network that the point-after-touchdown play lacks “excitement.” And who would disagree?

01/21/2014