Detroit Lions Kicker Named NFC Player Of The Week
Veteran Detroit Lions kicker Matt Prater has been named as the NFC's Special Teams Player of the Week on Wednesday morning.
Prater hit a 58 yard field goal as time ran out to force overtime in Sunday's win over the Minnesota Vikings. He also hit a 53 yarder earlier in the game.
Prater is 16-19 on the season in field goals. He is the NFL record-holder for the longest field goal ever made with a 64 yard field goal back in 2013 as a member of the Denver Broncos.