Matt Prater has a special place carved out in Canton.
SI.com reported Tuesday that Prater will send his cleats to the Pro Football Hall of Fame -- the same cleats he used to kick the NFL-record 64-yard field goal in Week 14.
The Broncos' veteran kicker said he'll only relinquish the cleats after the season, however.
With Denver pegged among the favorites to reach the...
The Pro Football Hall of Fame will get the right cleat that Matt Prater wore when he kicked the longest field goal in history.
Just not for a while.
''Yeah, they asked for the cleats. I said I'd give them to them after the season,'' Prater told The Associated Press.
If the Denver Broncos (11-3) and their strong-legged kicker can help it, that package won'...
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3 days ago
I might have just found the defensive play of the year. The defender’s name is WIND and he plays for New Mexico Military. The blocking force was so strong it ended up causing a Safety. Great play by W-I-N-D. Poor Punter
There were quite a few games in week 14 of the 2013 NFL season where kickers were nearly irrelevant. With snow pouring down in several games, a few teams didn’t want to put their kickers out in those types of conditions.
Despite being in Denver, there was no snow falling at Mile High stadium. Subsequently, the Broncos had no bones about sending...
Today Matt Prater’s kick, out of an Aaron Brewer snap and a Britton Colquitt hold, set an NFL record, at 64 yards. It gave the Broncos a boost along the way as they went on to a 51-28 victory at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. “Such an awesome moment, I’m glad it came in […]
Denver kicker Matt Prater kicked an NFL-record 64-yard field goal as the first half expired in the Broncos' game against Tennessee on Sunday.
Prater's kick on a clear day in 14-degree weather with nary a hint of wind barely cleared the crossbar. He and holder Britton Colquitt jumped in jubilation as their teammates rushed into the tunnel for halftime.
Via AP on Fox
12 days ago
You know it was going to happen soon. Kickers are getting better and better each year. Matt Prater of the Denver Broncos just set the NFL record for the longest field goal ever made at 64 yards. The kick barely made it, but all that matters is that it went through.
The previous record was 63 yards. Four kickers had accomplished it: Tom Dempsey (1970), Jason Elam (1998), Sebastian...
Broncos kicker Matt Prater kicked converted the longest field goal in the history of the NFL today when he nailed a 64-yarder against the Titans.
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Matt Prater has had himself quite the year with the Broncos, and he’s continued his reliability today vs. the Titans.
Now, he’s kicked his way to history, as he booted a 64 yard field goal late in the 2nd quarter to pull the Broncos closer to the Titans just before the half.
Mile High Stadium is known for the best kicks due to the altitude, the three longest kicks in history...
Add this to the insane The Broncos’ Matt Prater broke the NFL record for the longest field-goal in an NFL game after recording this 64-yarder Sunday against the Tennessee Titans. Snow-filled day has led to an insane day of NFL action.