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Falcons kicker Matt Bryant gets contract extension

The Atlanta Falcons signed kicker Matt Bryant to a contract extension Wednesday.Bryant could have...were not announced. RAVENS: Jacoby Jones, the wide receiver and kicker returner who was a major contributor to Baltimore's Super Bowl...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-02-25/falcons-kicker-matt-bryant-ge
West Virginia coach wants to explore changing the start of the baseball season

...after sweeping a doubleheader from Sam Houston State on Saturday. The Boilermakers won 4-3 in 12 innings and 9-7. The kicker: they were tied or behind after 19 of the 21 innings.NO PLACE LIKE HOME: Arizona's Kevin Newman had a walk-off steal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-02-23/west-virginia-coach-want
Liverpool pulls out victory against Crystal Palace in FA Cup

...Bayern, with Robert Lewandowski claiming another and substitute Franck Ribery scoring on his return from a right thigh injury.It was Bayern's most crushing Bundesliga victory since a 9-0 win against Kickers Offenbach in March 1984.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-02-14/liverpool-pulls-out-
This year's Super Bowl kickers seldom miss

...been saving for some big occasion.NFL kickers had their best season ever by several important...Like Prater and nearly every other NFL kicker, Hauschka went undrafted out of college...younger, I didn't even want to be a kicker. I wanted to play baseball."I try...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-01-31/years-super-bowl-kickers-seld
Browns release place-kicker Billy Cundiff

...working on his mechanics and hoping to snap out of his recent funk.He won't play there today.The Browns waived the slumping kicker Saturday and replaced him with veteran Garrett Hartley, who will likely kick against the AFC North-leading Cincinnati Bengals...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-12-13/browns-release-place-kicker-b
Fantasy Football: Good kickers, ends are scarce

...points. There are only three or four kickers in the league who possess both attributes...accuracy being in short supply. A kicker can also be helped by being on a team...set up), but not much more. Like kickers, there are only a few tight ends...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/29/pro_386791.shtml
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For many kickers, the mental aspect of the game exceeds physical demands

If you don't think kickers live a peculiar existence...along with sophomore kicker David Cordaro, joins...That's how I became a kicker," said Mackey, a junior...beat Midland Valley. Kickers say the best way to succeed...Westside graduate who is the kicker at the University of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/09/26/hig_477200.shtml
High school | Evans High School
Place-kickers followed different paths

...as two of the top place-kickers in the area with college potential...and he's not only a good kicker, but he's a cool guy...but we go out looking for kickers," Johnson said. "They're...at times. We get all of our kickers from the soccer team." Cooke...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/02/foo_269235.shtml
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Place-kickers followed different paths

...as two of the top place-kickers in the area with college potential...and he's not only a good kicker, but he's a cool guy...but we go out looking for kickers," Johnson said. "They're...at times. We get all of our kickers from the soccer team." Cooke...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/02/hig_269238.shtml
High school | Midland Valley High School
Kickers celebrate induction into Hall

On a night made for kickers, former Oakland Raiders quarterback...of fame. "There's a lot of great kickers," Paul Blanda said. "And 99 percent...Blanda's right. Only one pure kicker, Stenerud, was elected into the Pro...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/05/24/pro_399181.shtml
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