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The Best Los Angeles Rams Kickers Of All Time

Updated December 4, 2019 386 votes 60 voters 1.2k views26 items

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

The best Rams kickers ever have all had a part in some of the biggest moments in franchise history, whether in Los Angeles or St. Louis. 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 Jeff Wilkins and Greg Zuerlein have made their mark in the Rams’ past, early standouts like Mike Lansford and Bruce Gossett helped craft their own legacies in the old days of the franchise.

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

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  • 1

    Rams career: 1997–2007

    Career accomplishments: 
    Pro Bowl (2003)
    All-Pro (2003)
    Super Bowl champion (XXXIV)

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    Mike Lansford

    Rams career: 1980–1990

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    Rams career: 2012–present

    Career accomplishments:
    Pro Bowl (2017)
    First-team All-Pro (2017)

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    6

    Bruce Gossett

    Rams career: 1964–1969

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    Rams career: 1945–1952

    Career accomplishments: 
    2× NFL champion (1945, 1951)
    2× Pro Bowl (1950, 1951)
    3× First-team All-Pro (1945, 1946, 1949)
    NFL Most Valuable Player (1945)
    NFL 1940s All-Decade Team
    Los Angeles Rams No. 7 retired

  • 6

    Rams career: 1978–1981 

    Career accomplishments:
    Pro Bowl (1978)
    All-Pro selection (1978)

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    4

    David Ray

    Rams career: 1969–1974

    Career accomplishments: 
    PFW Golden Toe Award (1973)

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    Rams career: 1975–1976

  • 9

    Rams career: 1991–1994

  • 10

    Rams career: 2008–2011

  • 11

    Rams career: 1977

    Career accomplishments: 
    UPI NFL All-rookie team (1977)

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    Rams career: 1960–1964

  • 13

    Rams career: 1996

  • 14

    Rams career: 2000

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    6

    Paige Cothren

    Rams career: 1957-1958

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    Rams career: 2000

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    2
    2

    Lou Zontini

    Rams career: 1944

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    1
    2

    Chuck Nelson

    Rams career: 1983

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    1
    4

    Zach Hocker

    Rams career: 2015

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    4
    4

    Sam Ficken

    Rams career: 2017–2018

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    4
    4

    Steve McLaughlin

    Rams career: 1995

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    Rams career: 1953

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    2
    4

    Cairo Santos

    Rams career: 2018

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    Rams career: 1995

  • 25

    Rams career: 1958-1960