Check out the top 15 scorers in the history of the NFL!
The Top 15 Scorers in NFL History.
- Morten Andersen
Morten Andersen was known as The Great Dane. He is the all-time leader in terms of scores, with 2 544 points, and he spent the years between 1982 and 2007 playing for the NFL.
- Gary Anderson
Gary Anderson was the first South African to ever appear in a regular season game for the NFL, and he was active between 1982 and 2004. His total points number 2 434.
- Adam Vinatieri
Adam Vinatieri plays for the NFL’s Indianapolis Colts. He has played 5 Super Bowls and after starting his NFL career in 1996 he has made 2 378 points to date.
- Jason Hanson
Jason Hanson was an active football placekicker for the Detroit Lions from 1992 through to 2012. He managed to rack up 2 062 points over the course of his 20-year career.
- John Carney
John Carney was an American football placekicker who got signed by the Cincinnati Bengals in 1987. He was active between the years of 1988 and 2010, and, during that period, scored a total of 2 062 points.
- Matt Stover
Matt Stover was active between the years 1991 and 2009, and managed to make 2 004 points over that period. At the start of the NFL season for 2009, Stover was ranked as the 3rd most accurate kicker in the history of the NFL.
- George Blanda
Blanda played a total of 26 season of pro football, the most in this sport’s history, and, at the time of his retirement, had scored more points than anyone else in the game, with a total of 2 002. He played from 1949 to 1975, and would’ve made waves had the best bets NZ sportsbooks have to offer been as available then as they are now!
- Jason Elam
Elam was drafted by the Denver Broncos in 1993, and ended up playing 15 seasons with them, and 2 with the Atlanta Falcons over the course of a career that ended in 2009. He has 1 983 points to his name.
- John Kasay
John Kasay was drafted by the Seattle Seahawks in 1991, and ended his career with 1 970 points in 2011.
- Sebastian Janikowski
Janikowski is a Polish-born NFL player for the Oakland Raiders. He has been playing NFL games since the year 2000, and has 1 7 99 points to his name.
- Norm Johnson
Norm Johnson played for the NFL from 1982 to 1999, and he finished his 18 seasons with 366 of 477 field goals and 638 of 644 extra points, which gives him a total of 1 736 points.
- David Akers
David Akers was selected for the Pro Bowl a total of 6 times over the course of his career, between 1998 and 2013, and was at one point tied for the longest field goal in the history of the NFL. He made 1 721 points over that time.
- Nick Lowery
Nicknamed Nick the Kick, Lowery was active between 1978 and 1996. He managed to accrue a total of 1 711 points over that period.
- Jan Stenerud
Stenerud is the first pure placekicker to get inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, and is also the first Norwegian to play for the NFL. His career began in 1967, ended in 1985, and he scored 1 699 points by the end of it.
- Phil Dawson
Dawson plays for the Arizona Cardinals, and has been a member for the NFL since 1999. He has scored 1 698 points.