Who is considered the best punter in NFL history?

Who is considered the best punter in NFL history?

Gil Brandt’s greatest NFL punters of all time

  • 1 / 16. Dave Jennings. New York Giants, 1974-1984; New York Jets, 1985-1987.
  • 2 / 16. Donnie Jones. Seattle Seahawks, 2004; Miami Dolphins, 2005-2006; St.
  • 3 / 16. Don Chandler.
  • 4 / 16. Jeff Feagles.
  • 5 / 16. Thomas Morstead.
  • 6 / 16. Glenn Dobbs.
  • 7 / 16. Pat McAfee.
  • 8 / 16. Andy Lee.

Who has the most punting yards in NFL history?

NFL Career Leaders – Punting Yards

Player Num
1. Jeff FeaglesJ. Feagles, 1988-09 1,713
2. Shane LechlerS. Lechler, 2000-18 1,444
3. Andy LeeA. Lee, 2004-22 1,399

What is the highest punt in NFL history?

On September 21, 1969, Jets rookie punter Steve O’Neal booted the longest punt in NFL history–a 98-yard blast against the Broncos.

Who punted the longest punt?

In 1969, Jets punter Steve O’Neal set an NFL/AFL record with a 98-yard punt.

Who has the best punt average in the NFL?

Shane Lechler

Rank Player Y/P
1 Shane Lechler 47.6
2 Michael Dickson 47.4
3 Tress Way 47.0
4 Cameron Johnston 46.9

Who are the best punters in football?


Rank Name Avg. Distance
1 Jackson Smith 5⭐️P/5⭐️K 41.88
2 Jay Todd Baker 5⭐️P/4.5⭐️K 40.43
3 Guy Gillespie 5⭐️K/5⭐️P 37.00
4 Cole Arthur 5⭐️K/5⭐️P 43.86

Is Pat McAfee the best punter ever?

Pat McAfee was one of the most accurate punters in the NFL during his career, but one kicking mistake almost turned tragic when he missed the practice net during a game. McAfee was booting a few warm-up punts when one of his attempts went right over the net and straight into the air.

What is a good punting average?


Player Avg Net Avg
Jack Fox 49.2 42.3
Andy Lee 49 41.9
Matt Ammendola 48.5 42.5
Bryan Anger 48.4 44.6

How far can a high school punter punt?

Yeah of course a lot of them can kick it 75 yards if everything is perfect and with no pressure. But HS kickers kicking the ball 40-50 yards total which means only 25-35 yard net punt is very normal and average.

Has a kicker ever been drafted# 1?

One of only three NFL placekickers to be selected in the first round of an NFL draft, Janikowski is the Raiders’ all-time leading scorer and appeared in more games with the franchise than any other player….Sebastian Janikowski.

Field goals: 436/542
Touchbacks: 446