Super Bowl contenders have taken steps back this season

...appears vulnerable. Injuries have slowed Denver (8-3) in all facets, and the coaches have little confidence in rookie kicker Brandon McManus.But the Broncos recognize that everything still is in front of them, even if they aren't the almost unstoppable...

'Kick-Six' remains indelible part of Iron Bowl

...for the national title instead of the Bama team many expected to get that shot.Alabama's Adam Griffith, now the starting kicker, lined up for a 57-yard field goal attempt with one second remaining in a tied game. It fell short, Davis returned it from...

Atlanta place-kicker Matt Bryant has been Mr. Automatic this season

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - At 39, Atlatnta Falcons place-kicker Matt Bryant has never been better.

Field-goal accuracy isn't improving in college at same rate that it has gone up in NFL

Whenever an NFL kicker attempts a field goal from inside 50 yards...you walk off and you won the game. The kicker did it. But in college, you see these...on.But most schools still only sign a kicker every few years. That type of recruiting...

More than bragging rights at stake for Blue Devils, Tar Heels

...Half of the sacks Duke has allowed this season came in that game, and so did one-third of its turnovers. Additionally, kicker Ross Martin ? who had made all 13 of his field goals ? missed two of them, including a 40-yarder with 2:26 left that...

Georgia gets high marks for win

...Bray fumbled punt and later used a roughing the punter penalty to extend a drive. Those two plays led to 10 points. Throw in kicker Marshall Morgan's 32-yard field goal and the special teams units recovered and saved face after a disastrous start.

Georgia kicker Marshall Morgan can break NCAA record

Georgia place-kicker Marshall Morgan is on the brink of Southeastern Conference history.If the junior converts his next attempt, he'll hold the...

Ex-South Carolina football star Marcus Lattimore retires from NFL before he can start

...ligament in his left knee in 2011, then injured the right knee in October 2012."It's a tough business," veteran place kicker Phil Dawson said. "We're all walking a fine line here. You spend so much time training and dreaming and working and one...

Cardinals sign Carson Palmer to a three-year contract extension

...likely make his fourth career start if Miller can't play. BIRONAS REPORT: The final police report states that former Titans kicker Rob Bironas was intoxicated and speeding when his sports utility vehicle went off the road and crashed into a row of trees...

Georgia Southern kicker starts off strong after rough 2013 season

...attempt.The Georgia Southern junior kicker is two years removed from an up-and-down...in a row.Going back farther, Eagles kicker Tim Foley was drafted in the 10th round...all mental - a needed ingredient for a kicker. One miss can't affect the next try...