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John Kasay, who ranks among the NFL all-time leaders in field goals and scoring, is retiring with Carolina.
Kasay, who spent 15 seasons with Carolina, signed a one-day contract with the Panthers on Tuesday so he could retire as a member of the team. Kasay's 20th and final NFL season was with New Orleans in 2011.
After beginning his career with Seattle in 1991, Kasay was one of the first free agents to sign with the expansion Carolina franchise in 1995. He remained with the Panthers through the 2010 season and is the team's all-time leading scorer.
Kasay ranks sixth in NFL history with 461 field goals and fifth with his 81.9 field goal percentage. His 1,970 points rank eighth in league history.
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Another one of the legendary kicker of the modern era in the NFL--John Kasay (4)--has announced that he is hanging it up after two decades in the league.
When you have been around the league as long as Kasay has you are bound to be pretty good at your job--and he was. Over the course of his career he has booted 461 field goals through the uprights on 563 attempts (both sixth...
John Kasay joined the Carolina Panthers before their inaugural 1995 season. He went on to spent 15 of his 20 NFL seasons with the team before moving on to New Orleans.
The retirement of Kasay will not get the fan fare of Jason Hanson who retired after failing to work out a new deal with the Lions. But like Hanson, Kasay was one of the best kickers in the league during his time with...
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- John Kasay, who ranks among the NFL all-time leaders in field goals and scoring, retired on Tuesday with Carolina.
Kasay, who spent 15 seasons with Carolina, signed a one-day contract with the Panthers so he could retire as a member of the team.
After beginning his career with Seattle in 1991, Kasay was one of the first free agents to sign with the expansion...
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