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Who is the Best Kicker in the NFL Right Now?  

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While they may not be the ones throwing touchdown passes or defending the line, the best kickers in the NFL do plenty for their teams—and they can sometimes be unsung heroes. From sending a punt to the other end of the field to coming in and making a much-needed field goal, and even getting that extra point after a touchdown, NFL kickers have an important role on the team. Of all the placekickers in football, however, who is the best kicker in the NFL right now?

Without a doubt, the top NFL kickers include the likes of Justin Tucker, Harrison Butker, Wil Lutz, and Greg Zuerlein—not to mention the ever-accurate Stephen Gostkowski. In fact, some of these players may even be considered the best kickers of all time. Regardless, these current NFL kickers withstand some serious pressure and nail it one kick after the other—often coming in when their teams needs them most. 

Who's your choice for the best kickers in the NFL today? Check out the list below and vote up the guys you think are at the top of their class. For more football, check out the best linebackers in the league right now. If you're a fantasy football player, head over and help decide the best fantasy football kickers of 2019.

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Justin Tucker is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Who is the Best Kicker in the NFL Right Now?
Baltimore Ravens
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Greg Zuerlein is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Who is the Best Kicker in the NFL Right Now?
Los Angeles Rams

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Stephen Gostkowski is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Who is the Best Kicker in the NFL Right Now?
New England Patriots

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Adam Vinatieri is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Who is the Best Kicker in the NFL Right Now?
Indianapolis Colts

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Wil Lutz is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Who is the Best Kicker in the NFL Right Now?
New Orleans Saints
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Harrison Butker is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Who is the Best Kicker in the NFL Right Now?
Kansas City Chiefs

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Mason Crosby is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Who is the Best Kicker in the NFL Right Now?
Green Bay Packers

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Jake Elliott is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Who is the Best Kicker in the NFL Right Now?
Philadelphia Eagles
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Matt Prater is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Who is the Best Kicker in the NFL Right Now?
Detroit Lions

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Robbie Gould is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Who is the Best Kicker in the NFL Right Now?
San Francisco 49ers
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Aldrick Rosas is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Who is the Best Kicker in the NFL Right Now?
TRENT13 added Aldrick Rosas New York Giants
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Graham Gano is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Who is the Best Kicker in the NFL Right Now?
Carolina Panthers
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Matt Bryant is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Who is the Best Kicker in the NFL Right Now?
Atlanta Falcons

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Josh Lambo is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Who is the Best Kicker in the NFL Right Now?
Jacksonville Jaguars
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Brandon McManus is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Who is the Best Kicker in the NFL Right Now?
Denver Broncos

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Jason Myers is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Who is the Best Kicker in the NFL Right Now?
Zack Scott added Jason Myers New York Jets
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Steven Hauschka is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Who is the Best Kicker in the NFL Right Now?
Buffalo Bills

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Ka'imi Fairbairn is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Who is the Best Kicker in the NFL Right Now?
TRENT13 added Ka'imi Fairbairn Houston Texans

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Austin Seibert is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Who is the Best Kicker in the NFL Right Now?
Austin Seibert Cleveland Browns

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Brett Maher is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Who is the Best Kicker in the NFL Right Now?
TRENT13 added Brett Maher Dallas Cowboys

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Dan Bailey is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Who is the Best Kicker in the NFL Right Now?
Minnesota Vikings
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Chris Boswell is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Who is the Best Kicker in the NFL Right Now?
Pittsburgh Steelers
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Ryan Succop is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Who is the Best Kicker in the NFL Right Now?
Tennesse Titans
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Phil Dawson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Who is the Best Kicker in the NFL Right Now?
Arizona Cardinals

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Dustin Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Who is the Best Kicker in the NFL Right Now?
Washington Redskins

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