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Jay Feely: Gisele tried to get me to convince Tom Brady to retire

Former NFL placekicker Jay Feely recently revealed that Gisele Bündchen once attempted to get him to convince husband Tom Brady to retire from the game.Brady and Feely are longtime friends going back to their Michigan Wolverines days. According to Feely, Bundchen made her plea when he vacationed with Brady’s family last year. Via Sports Illustrated: This being Brady, Feely prefers...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
January 23, 2018  |  Discuss

Gisele urged Jay Feely to convince Brady to retire

Tom Brady is on his way to an eighth Super Bowl appearance. But if his wife Gisele Bundchen had her way, the quarterback would probably already be retired.A recent report from Sports Illustrated’s Greg Bishop details the following:“Last spring Brady and his family vacationed with retired kicker Jay Feely, a close friend from their college days at Michigan. This being Brady, Feely...
Via The Sports Post
January 23, 2018  |  Discuss

Jay Feely’s 14-year-old son making 50-yard field goals

There may be another Feely kicking in the NFL before too long.Jay Feely, who played 14 seasons in the NFL and made a Pro Bowl, shared a video on Twitter Wednesday of his 14-year-old son making a 50-yard field goal: That’s Feely’s son Jace, who is entering his freshman season in high school. Feely says that he only had started kicking at that age and that he probably wasn’t as good...
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 02, 2017  |  Discuss

Jay Feely shares thoughts on why NFL kickers are struggling

It’s no secret that the NFL’s new extra point is no longer a gimme. But now kickers are struggling not only to hit 33-yard extra points but everywhere else on the field as well. According to ESPN Stats & Info, there were 13 missed field goals and four missed extra points in Week 4 alone. So what’s the reason for the sudden drop in performance around the league? Former NFL kicker...
Via Sportsnaut
October 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Jay Feely concerned about player safety with new PAT rule

By Steve DelVecchio NFL free agent kicker Jay Feely criticized the NFL on Tuesday after owners voted to move extra-point attempts back to the 15-yard line beginning in 2015. Feely, who appeared in four games for the Chicago Bears last season, feels that the rule change is hypocritical in that it dismisses the league’s emphasis on player safety. I thought NFL was concerned about...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Jay Feely asked for a tryout with the Lions over Twitter, got one

Free agent kicker Jay Feely asked for a tryout with the Detroit Lions seemingly as a Twitter joke on Sunday, and the veteran actually is getting his opportunity. A Detroit sports fan frustrated with the Lions’ kicking issues sent a tweet on Sunday asked what Feely was up to. Feely jokingly replied that he was waiting for the Lions to call him. Well guess what happened next? The...
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Jay Feely throws his name in the hat to be team's new kicker

If the Detroit Lions had a serviceable kicker, they likely would have beaten the Buffalo Bills. Instead, Alex Henery missed three field goals, and it cost the team. They would go on to lose, 17-14. But free agent kicker Jay Feely wants to help shore up the team's kicking game. He threw his name in the hat as the man to do just that...
Via The Sports Daily
October 05, 2014  |  Discuss

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