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Top 5 Best NFL Kickers in the 2023 season

Top 5 Best NFL Kickers in the 2023 season

Top 5 Best NFL Kickers in the 2023 season

One of the NFL's most underappreciated components is the special teams. An unreliable kicker can single-handedly cost their team games. A reliable kicker can elevate a decent team to a great team. There aren't many other positions in a season that have that impact week to week.


Front offices have started to spend top dollar for the best special teams players in free agency and the NFL Draft as a result of their increased awareness of this need. Here are the top 10 free agency kickers available in the 2023 NFL offseason, regardless of whether your team is searching for the next breakout star or a short-term solution.

#5. Mason Crosby, Green Bay Packers

In his NFL debut, Mason Crosby played for the Green Bay Packers. At the 2007 NFL Draft, the Packers selected him in the sixth round. Crosby, who is now 38, played football in high school and college. He studied at Colorado University Boulder. He was the college football team's go-to kickoff specialist.


Crosby has played for the Packers consistently since being selected by them in the draft. He has also agreed to three contract extensions with the group.

#4. Josh Lambo, Tennessee Titans

Josh Lambo, a 32-year-old free agent kicker, is currently ranked as the fourth best kicker in the NFL. After being signed by the San Diego Chargers as an undrafted free agent in 2015, he made his NFL debut.


Lambo used to play goal for a living in soccer. He was selected by FC Dallas, and he also played twice for the U-17 United States national soccer team.

#3. Chris Boswell, Pittsburgh Steelers

We have arrived at the top three NFL kickers right now. Chris Boswell, the Pittsburgh Steelers' kicker, is on our number 3. Currently ranked as the fourth most accurate kicker in NFL history is the 32-year-old athlete.


Boswell participated in football during his high school and college years. He was signed by the Houston Texans in 2014 as an undrafted free agent. But the team released him and added him to the practice squad.

#2. Harrison Butker, Kansas City Chiefs

Harrison Butker, who is 27 years old, is currently ranked as the second-best kicker in the NFL. He now has the second-highest career field goal percentage of any kicker in NFL history.


He went to Georgia Tech for college and The Westminster Schools. Butker, the all-time highest scorer in college history, played both high school and college football.

#1. Justin Tucker, Baltimore Ravens

For our current NFL's top kicker, let's hear a drum roll. One of the best kickers of all time, he is a 33-year-old kicker for the Baltimore Ravens.


The most accurate placekicker in the NFL, Tucker has a 91.1% accuracy percentage. In addition, his 66-yard field goal attempt remains the NFL record for the longest successful field goal.

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