The best Houston Texans kickers ever have all had a part in some of the biggest moments in the franchise's short history. NFL games can be won and lost by one or two points, making every made or missed kick of the greatest importance and every starting kicker a potential hero.
Just six players have ever held the job of placekicker for the Texans, a franchise whose past dates back only to 2002. Kris Brown was the first kicker and remains the longest tenured kicker, going back to the old days of the team. Meanwhile, Neil Rackers was an NFL legend who passed through the team's doors for a couple years as well.
But which of these kickers from Texans history deserves to rank near the top of the list? Who are the best Houston Texans kickers of all-time? Vote below, and check back to see what other football fans thought.
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Texans career: 2016–present217Is he a great kicker?
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Texans career: 2002-2009
Pro Bowl (2007)
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- Birthplace: Southlake, Texas
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Texans career: 2015–2016
2× AFC South Champion (2015, 2016)
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- Birthplace: San Diego, California
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Texans career: 2010–2011
Most field goals of 55 yards or more in one quarter (2)
Most field goals of 50 yards or more in one game (3)
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- Birthplace: St. Louis, Missouri