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Wednesday, December 5, 2012

NFL Week 13: Assorted Kicking Tidbits & Milestones

St. Louis Rams kicker Greg Zuerlein became the first to hit 50+ yard field goals to tie the game on the final play of regulation and then win it in overtime in the same game. He now has seven 50+ yard field goals this season, one shy of the record shared by Morten Anderson and Jason Hanson.

Houston punter Donnie Jones punted 10 times against the Titans, tying Brett Hartmann for the second-most in a game in team history. Chad Stanley holds the Texans record of 11, set on 12/1/02 at Indianapolis.

As of 11/28 last week, the leaders in the Pro Bowl voting were:
  • AFC kicker: Sebastian Janikowski Oakland
  • AFC punter: Brandon Fields, Miami
  • NFC kicker: David Akers, San Francisco
  • NFC punter: Thomas Morstead, New Orleans
TEAM STATS thru three-quarters of 2012

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