Who Are The Best NFL Kickers In History, What Makes Them Elite? | Kickers of Earth

Each of these NFL kickers has a specific skill. And throughout history, these NFL Kickers have either revolutionized, changed, or created new opportunities for what is possible. Whether it is leg strength, elite-level multi-position players, or just complete clutch field goals ability, we will highlight what makes a great kicker. Hopefully, this post identifies what … Read more

Using Stretching To Improve Your Power | Kickers of Earth

When kicking, we want to have the strongest, most flexible leg on the field. When we step on the field, we want to know with full confidence that our legs and body are prepared. Stretching is extremely important since it allows our body to become more fluid throughout the kicking motion. Throughout this article, we … Read more

Great Kicking Drills For Kickers

Facebook Twitter Instagram Youtube Pinterest We have all been in a situation where we want to be on top of our game. There are many components that factor into being a successful Kicker. One of the many purposes of drills is to maximize strengths and minimizing weaknesses. Drills come in many forms; Ball Contact, accuracy, … Read more

Football Kickers, The Differences Between NFL and The Average? | Kickers of Earth

Being an elite kicker takes hard work!

If you are like me, you are probably wondering how the heck an NFL Kicker becomes so good. How do they keep improving? When will the NFL reach a plateau in kicking statistics? Hopefully, we will continue to improve our game season after season. The human body is only capable of so much. Eventually, a … Read more

Meditation And Kicking | How They are Related | Kickers Of Earth

Meditation and You Meditation can be complicated, but it’s simply the practice of breathing or actions done in order to relax. Kicking is a very relaxing practice that could also be seen as a form of meditation. Meditation is not only able to make you a better kicker, but a better person overall. This post … Read more

3 Creative & Easy Ways To Improve Your Field Goals

What makes an NFL Kicker So Good?

How Did I Begin? What makes a good field goal Kicker? It takes some time but Consistency is key. When I was about 12 years old, I found my way into kicking field goals and I was not consistent at first. (not at all) But eventually, through the corny, “hard work and dedication.” I got … Read more

Here’s 3 Ways you can Focus More in Games

3 ways to focus more in games

When you’re trying to focus more in games, there are a few really great ways to lock in during practice to help come game time. While it’s great to have all these different methods, these are the ones I believe are more helpful than other methods.  Crowd noise/Distracting sounds In order to really focus more … Read more

3 ways leg speed makes you a better kicker and punter

Leg speed improves height and power

Leg speed is the rate at which your leg moves through the plane of the kicking motion. The beautiful thing about kicking and punting is you can be 5’ 2” and still be in the NFL as long as you’ve got an incredibly fast swing, consistent foot-to-ball contact, and the consistency to back it up. … Read more

Be an Athlete First and a Kicker/Punter Second

People often look at a kicker and think that they’re not an athlete. The funny thing about Kickers and Punters is they’re becoming recognized for athleteicism as the years go on. Watching videos of kickers and punters in the 1970’s and you see the one bar helmets and the barefooted players and that would make … Read more

Trust The Process, It’s The Key To Mastery

Trust the process

Trust the process is a phrase i’m sure you’ve heard time and time again. I will quickly break down why trusting the process is a must-do for you to master any skill. When you start a new project, it will be fun and exhilarating at first. After some time though, there will come a point … Read more