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Adam Vinatieri

Bears kicker Robbie Gould. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bernstein: The NFL’s War On Kickers

Kickers have created unforeseen imbalance, and now the NFL has created a double standard.

CBS Chicago–03/05/2014

FOXBORO, MA - JANUARY 11: Andrew Luck #12 of the Indianapolis Colts reacts after a play against the New England Patriots during the AFC Divisional Playoff game at Gillette Stadium on January 11, 2014 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Andrew Luck’s Errors Hurt Again As Pats Run All Over Colts

The Indianapolis Colts were hoping to not end up having to come from behind in another huge deficit this week. Well, they didn’t have to until they got to the fourth quarter and the New England Patriots opened it up.

01/12/2014

Justin Tucker. (Credit: Getty Images)

Silverman: Tucker’s Performance Vs. Lions Proves Kickers Have Come A Long Way

Kickers deserve respect, and have for a long time.

670 The Score–12/19/2013

Chicago Bears v Oakland Raiders

Fantasy Football: Top 10 NFL Kickers

Outside of a few players, a kicker’s fantasy success depends more on his team than his talent. Here are the top 10 kickers.

08/23/2012

Donald Brown #31 of the Indianapolis Colts runs down the sideline en route to an 80 yard touchdown during the game against the Tennessee Titans at Lucas Oil Stadium on December 18, 2011 in Indianapolis, Indiana.  The Colts defeated the Titans 27-13.  (Photo by John Grieshop/Getty Images)

Colts Finally Win One, Beating Titans 27-13

The Colts avoided their first 0-16 season thanks to a quarterback who was trying to prevent his second. Dan Orlovsky, who closed out the NFL’s only 0-16 season with Detroit in 2008, threw one touchdown pass and the key block to spring an 80-yard touchdown run Sunday and lead the previously winless Colts to a 27-13 win over playoff hopeful Tennessee.

12/18/2011

Devin Hester. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Hester Named NFC Special Teams Player Of The Week… Again

Devin Hester picked up his third NFC Special Teams Player of the Week honor of the season Wednesday after recording 122 punt return yards on three returns and an 82-yard punt return touchdown Sunday against the Lions.

CBS Chicago–11/16/2011

LaDainian Tomlinson

Jets Knock Out Colts By One Point

The Colts looked like they were going to come out on top after keeping the Jets scoreless during the first half and having a 10-7 lead after the third quarter. A fourth quarter comeback gave the Jets a nail-biting win.

01/08/2011