Final td in order to win a football game, people usually say " hey we need a touchdwn" but sometimes, you need a last second field goal to seal a victory.
So just how hard is it to knock down a field goal.
Sports reporter shaquira martin went to acadiana high to size up the uprights .
3 if one little thing gets in your head and distracts you, then youll missshaquira: the kicker on a football team is one of the most underated positions.
People are like oh they dont do anything during practice, or they dont work hard.
But like they are the game saver, the fg goal can be a do or die moment.
Just last week, the saints kicker needed a 58 yard fg from will lutz..
A kick he missed earlier in a game " it was like top 1 moment for me" so i asked the kids from acadiana high school, what goes behind getting the ball through the uprights.
If the snap is bad, then the kick willprobably be missed you have to kick it in the right spot to make it go the right distance and good height.
If you put your mind to it you can really do anythingbecause it looks easy from the stands...i gave it a try.
It took me 3 attempts before even getting the ball lifted correctly from the ground.
You get nervous.
Like you want to make the ball so bad.
You just mess up on the steps that you do hundred thousand times in practice.
So the next time youre at a football vibes to the kicker, because they know