Former NFL All-Pro Chad Johnson, from the Cincinnati Bengals and New England Patriots, from 2001-2011, is getting a shot to play in the XFL. As a kicker! Johnson mentioned on social media the other day he seems “excited as hell.” He is not new to the kicking game as he has hit a few extraContinue reading “Chad Ocho Cinco trying out for the XFL”
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Nick Sloan, Navy Football – TKS Student Meets President
Last week, Nick Sloan, formerly of Scripps Ranch HS and current kicker for the Naval Football team had a chance to meet President of the United States Barack Obama.The Midshipmen football team visits White House to accept Commander-in-Chief’s Trophy from the president.
No Kicking at SDSU?
Due to the recent controversy over the kicking game at SDSU and the college level in general, TKS had to chime in. Last week, SDSU head coach Rocky Long decided not to kick any extra points or field goals in a 21-12 loss to Washington. Coach Long has since explained that his thought process wasContinue reading “No Kicking at SDSU?”
Special Teams Unit – Field Goals: Operation Times, Working with the Snapper and Holder
Field Goal Timing and Kicker: Special Teams Unit TKS has been getting numerous phone calls over the last few days on how to help the special teams units for field goals and punting. We had to blog about the concepts: First you need find a good athlete in a consistent snapper. If you don’tContinue reading “Special Teams Unit – Field Goals: Operation Times, Working with the Snapper and Holder”
Dont Forget About the Kickers 2012 NFL Playoffs
In this TKS Radio Show, host John Matich and guest Filip Filipovich talk about Billy Cundiffs missed kick, Lawrence Tynes game winning field goal and Filip gives an insight to the crop of punters and kickers coming out this year in the NFL. Filip also talks about his new kicking endeavor, Top Kicker in America,Continue reading “Dont Forget About the Kickers 2012 NFL Playoffs”
Chris Koepplin, UMASS & Patriots, Kicker, Interview
In this show, Chris talks about his life as a free agent kicker. He explains how hard it is to make it in the NFL, what he is doing to help stay in shape, and much more. Great segment for all you free agent kickers! Chris spends a few minutes with TKS Host and KickingContinue reading “Chris Koepplin, UMASS & Patriots, Kicker, Interview”
Brett Maher, University of Nebraska Kicker, Interview
In this episode, Brett Maher, kicker from the University of Nebraska, talks about his daily practice routine, kicking and punting at the college level and how to handle the rigors of college football. A must listen! Join host, TKS Owner, John Matich on a road of information…http://blog.kickingsystem.com/
Kaeding, Scifres, San Diego Chargers Special Teams, and Nick Novak?
It was a busy Sunday with the 10th Anniversary of September 11th and the start of the NFL season! Not to mention the great performances of all the TKS Alumni in high school and college. The San Diego Chargers kicking game took a huge blow when the Minnesota Vikings took back the first kickoff 103Continue reading “Kaeding, Scifres, San Diego Chargers Special Teams, and Nick Novak?”
San Diego High School Kickers & Punters Preview 2011
It has been a busy summer and TKS wanted to take the time and preview this years kickers and punters for San Diego High Schools for 2011. Every year we are amazed of all the publications (we will not name them) on how much they don’t know about the best kickers in Southern California &Continue reading “San Diego High School Kickers & Punters Preview 2011”
NFL Draft Analyis 2009 Specialists / NFC South + Buehler Outlook
April 22nd, 2009 Here is the break down for the NFL 2009 Draft for the NFC South. 1) Atlanta Falcons: K Jason Elam, P – Michael Koenan . Elam had a fantastic year hitting 93.5 percent on his field goals with a long of 50 yards. Elam does not do kickoffs because Koenan handles them,Continue reading “NFL Draft Analyis 2009 Specialists / NFC South + Buehler Outlook”