Originally posted on AFC East Daily  |  Last updated 2/16/13
It's a slow news day. And since this is AFC East Daily and not SportsCenter, we won't try to create a story where there isn't one. We'll just pass the time. So no news is good news -- for the kickers. The AFC East has a pretty good dynamic of boots, so it's only fair they get their annual 400(ish) words of fame.Who better to start with than Buffalo Bills kicker Rian Lindell? He made 88 percent of his attempts last season, going 21-of-24 without missing from 30 yards in. Short story shorter, Lindell is a well-above average field goal kicker. However, Lindell was far and away the worst kickoff man in the NFL in 2012. According to Pro Football Focus, 85.1 percent of his kickoffs were returned, which was by far the highest percentage of anyone who kicked off in as many (10) or more games as Lindell.The Bills drafted and hired a kickoff specialist in John Potter last year, but the team released him after six games because head coach Chan Gailey said his 13-to-26 touchback-to-kickoff rati...
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