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Broncos' offense, kicker Matt Prater blast off for playoff berth and NFL record kick

...record.'"Prater broke the mark held by four kickers, set first in 1970 by Tom Dempsey and most recently matched by David Akers, whose kick last season in Green Bay bounced on the crossbar before going over.Three of the five longest field goals...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-12-08/broncos-offense-kicker-matt-p
David Akers' field goal leads Eagles past Denver

...Brian Dawkins pranced, danced and flexed before the game. The Philadelphia Eagles did all the celebrating at the end. David Akers kicked a 28-yard field goal with 4 seconds remaining, lifting the Eagles to a 30-27 victory over the Denver Broncos...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/28/pro_561039.shtml
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A swift kick has Eagles winning

PHILADELPHIA - The snap was there, the hold was good and the kick was perfect. David Akers hit a 38-yard field goal with no time left to give the Philadelphia Eagles a 23-20 victory over the New York Giants in a wild-card...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/01/08/pro_111728.shtml
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Eagles win in overtime

CLEVELAND - The only sign that Terrell Owens didn't have an issue with was the scoreboard. David Akers kicked a 50-yard field goal in overtime and Donovan McNabb matched a career high with four touchdown passes - two to Owens...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/25/pro_432361.shtml
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A couple of rematches in title games

...worked overtime for their spots in the NFC championship game. Philadelphia edged Green Bay 20-17 in overtime Sunday on David Akers' 31-yard field goal, putting the Eagles in the NFC final for the third consecutive year. The Eagles had to convert...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/12/pro_400794.shtml
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NFL power rankins Week 8

...Team/Prv. 1. New England Patriots1 Another week, another test. This time from Pittsburgh 2. Philadelphia Eagles2 David Akers just might be the best kicker in the league 3. Minnesota Vikings5 The defense shows up finally and they win without...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/31/pro_433037.shtml
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Eagles pick apart Bears

...really good team to stop the red-hot Philadelphia Eagles. Right now, mediocre is a reach for the Chicago Bears. David Akers kicked four field goals, Donovan McNabb threw for 237 yards and a touchdown, and the Eagles picked apart the injury-riddled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/04/pro_430348.shtml
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Eagles stay perfect

...linebacker with a few of his own moves and making even more enemies in Baltimore. Owens had an 11-yard TD catch and David Akers kicked three field goals, helping the Philadelphia Eagles beat the Baltimore Ravens 15-10 Sunday to reach 7-0 for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/01/pro_433120.shtml
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Eagles nab Packers in overtime

...Eagles' Brian Dawkins was there waiting for it. Dawkins intercepted Favre's desperation pass in overtime to set up David Akers' 31-yard field goal Sunday, giving the Eagles a 20-17 win over the Green Bay Packers and sending them to their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/12/pro_400793.shtml
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NFL power rankings for week 5

...and they'll own the consecutive wins record 2. Philadelphia Eagles2 Just when you think you have them contained, David Akers shows up 3. Indianapolis Colts3 Huge win at Jacksonville has fans thinking about a return trip 4. Seattle Seahawks4...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/10/pro_430926.shtml
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