Originally posted on Taking Bad Schotz  |  Last updated 8/20/13

Sports Fans, Who is excited for the return of football? I personally can’t wait, and have been watching a good amount of preseason football for some reason. My favorite team is the Lions and while watching one of their games and with the help of writer Eric Huberman, I stumbled upon my new favorite Lion. He hails from Norway and his name is Havard Rugland a.k.a Kickalicious. He is a kicker that took the football world by storm with his incredibly awesome Youtube video. In this video he not only does some amazing trick kicks, but he hits incredibly long FGs, and this led to the Lions giving him a shot at training camp. He has done very well with everything except kickoffs, but is getting plenty of action in the preseason. In his first NFL game he hit two FGs including a 50-yarder. He is 3/3 overall in preseason and could turn out to be a great get for the Lions who will need a replacement once Akers retires. Click here to view the video on YouTube. -Noah

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