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    Longest Field Goals

    Longest Field Goals
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    The longest field goals in National Football League history:

    63 - Tom Dempsey, New Orleans vs. Detroit, Nov. 8, 1970

    63 - Jason Elam, Denver vs. Jacksonville, Oct. 25, 1998

    62 - Matt Bryant, Tampa Bay vs. Philadelphia, Oct. 22, 2006

    60 - Morten Andersen, New Orleans vs. Chicago, Oct. 27, 1991

    60 - Steve Cox, Cleveland vs. Cincinnati, Oct. 21, 1984

    59 - Pete Stoyanovich, Miami at N.Y. Jets, Nov. 12, 1989

    59 - Tony Franklin, Philadelphia vs. Dallas, Nov. 12, 1979

    59 - Steve Christie, Buffalo vs. Miami, Sept. 26, 1993

    59 - Morten Andersen, Atlanta vs. San Francisco, Dec. 24, 1995

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    Re: Longest Field Goals

    For those of you who don't know who Tom Dempsy is, he only had 1/2 of a foot.

    His kicking foot.

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    Re: Longest Field Goals

    "singersp" wrote:
    For those of you who don't know who Tom Dempsy is, he only had 1/2 of a foot.

    His kicking foot.


    I heard he sawed it off on the sidelines so it would fit into the kicking boot....anything for the W.
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    Re: Longest Field Goals

    it probably helped him. gave him a nice flat edge to kick with
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    He also only had half of one of his arms.

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