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The Best Los Angeles Chargers Kickers Of All Time

Updated December 4, 2019 497 votes 85 voters 2.0k views30 items

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

The best Los Angeles/San Diego Chargers 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 Nate Kaeding and Nick Novak have made their mark in the Chargers’ past, early standouts like John Carney and George Blair helped craft their own legacies in the old days of the franchise.

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

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  • 1

    Chargers career: 1990–2000

  • 2

    Chargers career: 2004–2012

    Career accomplishments: 
    2× Pro Bowl (2006, 2009)
    First-team All-Pro (2009)
    Second-team All-Pro (2006)

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    Chargers career: 1977–1986

  • 4

    Chargers career: 2010, 2011–2014, 2017

  • 5

    Chargers career: 2015–2016

  • 6

    Chargers career: 2018–present

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    Chargers career: 1973–1976

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    Dick Van Raaphorst

    Chargers career: 1965–1967

  • 9

    Chargers career: 2001–2003

  • 10

    Chargers career: 1987–1988

  • 11

    Chargers career: 1961–1964

    Career accomplishments: 
    AFL All-Star (1961)
    AFL champion (1963)

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    5
    4

    Wade Richey

    Chargers careers: 2001-2002

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    5
    5

    Greg Davis

    Chargers careers: 1997

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    5
    5

    Bob Thomas

    Chargers career: 1985

  • 15

    Chargers career: 1970

  • 16

    Chargers career: 1976

  • 17

    Chargers career: 1989

  • 18
    11
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    Younghoe Koo

    Chargers career: 2017

  • 19

    Chargers career: 2010

  • 20

    Chargers career: 1960, 1964

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    Mike Wood

    Chargers career: 1979–1980

  • 22

    Chargers career: 1984

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    2

    Bill McClard

    Chargers career: 1972

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    Chargers career: 1990

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    Jeff Gaffney

    Chargers career: 1987