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The Best Kansas City Chiefs Kickers Of All Time

Updated December 4, 2019 882 votes 187 voters 5.2k views22 items

List RulesVote up kickers based only on their performance with the Chiefs.

The best Kansas City Chiefs kickers ever have all had a part in some of the biggest moments in franchise 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.

While recent stars like Ryan Cuccop and Harrison Butker have made their mark in the Chiefs’ past, early standouts like Jan Stenerud and Nick Lowery helped craft their own legacies in the old days of the franchise.

So which of these kickers from Kansas City Chiefs history deserves to rank near the top of the list? Who are the best Chiefs kickers of all-time? Vote below, and check back to see what other football fans thought.

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    Jan Stenerud

    Chiefs career: 1967–1979

    Career accomplishments: 
    Super Bowl champion (IV)
    3× Pro Bowl (1970, 1971, 1975)
    3× First-team All-Pro (1970, 1971, 1974)
    2× Second-team All-Pro (1975, 1976)
    2× AFL All-Star (1968, 1969)
    2× First-team All-AFL (1968–1969)
    Second-team All-AFL (1967)
    NFL 75th Anniversary All-Time Team
    Kansas City Chiefs No. 3 retired
    Kansas City Chiefs Hall of Fame

  • 2
    Nick Lowery

    Chiefs career: 1980–1993

    Career accomplishments: 
    3× Pro Bowl (1981, 1990, 1992)
    2× 1st team All Pro (1985, 1990)
    Kansas City Chiefs Hall of Fame (2009)

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    Harrison Butker
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    Harrison Butker

    Chiefs career: 2017–present

    Career accomplishments: 
    PFWA All-Rookie Team (2017)

  • 4
    Ryan Succop

    Chiefs career: 2009–2013

    Career accomplishments: 
    Mr. Irrelevant (2009)

  • 5
    Morten Andersen

    Chiefs career: 2002–2003

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    Pete Stoyanovich

    Chiefs career: 1996–2000

    Career accomplishments: 
    PFW Golden Toe Award (1997)

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    Cairo Santos
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    Cairo Santos

    Chiefs career: 2014–2017

  • 8
    Lawrence Tynes

    Chiefs career: 2001–2002, 2004–2006

    Career accomplishments: 
    NFL Extra Point Attempts Leader (60) (2004)

  • 9
    Tommy Brooker
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    Tommy Brooker

    Chiefs career: 1962–1966

    Career accomplishments: 
    American Football League champion (1962)
    AFL All-Star (1964)

  • 10
    Ben Agajanian

    Chiefs career: 1961

    Career accomplishments: 
    NFL champion (1961)

  • 11
    Todd Peterson

    Chiefs career: 2000–2001

  • 12
    Tom Pennington
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    Tom Pennington

    Chiefs career: 1962

    Career accomplishments: 
    American Football League Champion, 1962

  • 13
    Eddie Murray

    Chiefs career: 1992

  • 14
    Nick Novak

    Chiefs career: 2008

  • 15
    Justin Medlock
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    Justin Medlock

    Chiefs career: 2007

  • 16
    John Carney

    Chiefs career: 2007

  • 17
    James Hamrick
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    James Hamrick

    Chiefs career: 1987

  • 18
    Michael Husted
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    Michael Husted

    Chiefs career: 2002

     

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    Connor Barth

    Chiefs career: 2008

  • 20
    Dave Rayner

    Chiefs career: 2007

  • 21
    Mike Mercer

    Chiefs career: 1966

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    Lin Elliott
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    Lin Elliott

    Chiefs career: 1994–1995