Originally written on The Penalty Flag  |  Last updated 9/14/12
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San Diego Chargers kicker Nate Kaeding will be the NFL Comeback Player of the Year and remember you heard it here first. Kaeding impressively swung his leg left and right in front of a nationally televised audience to rack up five field goals on five attempts.  Even more impressively he had six touchbacks against the Oakland Raiders this past Monday. Not only are making field goals important, but so is field position, and Kaeding provided a huge boost to the Charger squad, by forcing the Raiders to start at the 20 yard line 6 times.

Fans like to point out Kaeding’s playoff issues when discussing his overall value to the team. It’s safe to say Kaeding hasn’t been the most well liked Charger in the minds of fans when playoffs are brought up year after year.… Read more

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