The Best New Orleans Saints Kickers Of All Time

Over 60 Ranker voters have come together to rank this list of The Best New Orleans Saints Kickers Of All Time
Voting Rules
Vote up kickers based only on their performance with the Saints.

The best New Orleans Saints 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 John Carney and Will Lutz have made their mark in the Saints’ past, early standouts like Tom Dempsey and Charlie Durkee helped craft their own legacies in the old days of the franchise.

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

Ranked by
  • Saints career: 1982–1994

    Career accomplishments: 
    1986 Golden Toe Award
    6× Pro Bowl (1985–1988, 1990, 1992)
    4× First-team All-Pro (1985–1987, 1992)
    Second-team All-Pro (1988)
    NFL 1980s All-Decade Team
    NFL 1990s All-Decade Team
    New Orleans Saints Ring of Honor
    New Orleans Saints Hall of Fame
    Greater New Orleans Sports Hall of Fame 2013
    Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame 2011

  • Tom Dempsey
    25 votes

    Saints career: 1969–1970

    Career accomplishments: 
    Pro Bowl (1969)
    First-team All-Pro (1969)
    New Orleans Saints Hall of Fame

  • Saints career: 1979

  • Wil Lutz
    37 votes

    Saints career: 2016–present

    Career accomplishments:
    PFWA All-Rookie Team (2016)

  • Saints career: 2008–2013

    Career accomplishments: 
    Super Bowl XLIV champion

  • Saints career: 1995