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News: ESPN: Bailey kicks Cowboys to win over Redskins

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  1. Juke99

    Juke99 ...Abbey someone

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    Bailey kicks Cowboys to win over RedskinsSeptember, 27, 2011


    Despite not scoring a single touchdown on Monday, the Dallas Cowboys improved to 2-1 on the season with an 18-16 win over the previously unbeaten Washington Redskins. Dan Bailey kicked six field goals in six attempts tying the rookie record for field goals in one game. Garo Yepremian had six for the Lions in 1966 (in a 32–31 win over the Vikings) and the Steelers’ Jeff Reed had six in 2002 (in a 25–23 win over the Jaguars).

    Bailey is also the third kicker in Cowboys' history to kick at least six field goals in a game. The former Lou Groza Award winner out of Oklahoma State joins Chris Boniol in 1996 and Billy Cundiff in 2003 who each kicked seven field goals and also did it on Monday Night Football. According to the Elias Sports Bureau, Bailey is also the first Dallas kicker since Cundiff in 2003 to make at least one field goal in six consecutive quarters (including an overtime period).

    http://espn.go.com/blog/statsinfo/post/_/id/27283/bailey-kicks-cowboys-to-win-over-redskins
  2. Ranzo

    Ranzo New Member

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    We have a kicker. One kicker, and perhaps the most serendipitous turn of events from last night.

    Championship.
  3. ThreeSportStar80

    ThreeSportStar80 Benched

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    Dan Bailey was calm and cool last night, I was impressed.
  4. jblaze2004

    jblaze2004 Well-Known Member

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    so if you were bueler would you be nervous right now? our special teams played great last night with dan bailey kicking kickoffs and of course kicking field goals right down the middle.
  5. Reality

    Reality Administrator Staff Member

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    Until a good returner returns a kickoff for a touchdown .. Fans sometimes forget the NFL is not Madden.

    #reality
  6. LeonDixson

    LeonDixson Illegitimi non carborundum

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    It's going to be interesting to see what Forbath does when he is allowed to start practing. Congrats and thanks to Bailey for last night.
  7. Doomsday101

    Doomsday101 Well-Known Member

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    I'm feeling a lot better about our kicker situations. Great job Bailey!!!!

    Back to back weeks of pressure kicks and the guy gets it done :bow:

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