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The Best New York Jets Kickers Of All Time

Updated December 9, 2019 516 votes 38 voters21 items

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

The best New York Jets 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 Nick Folk and Jay Feely have made their mark in the Jets’ past, early standouts like Pat Leahy and Jim Turner helped craft their own legacies in the old days of the franchise.

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

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  • Pat Leahy
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    Jets career: 1974–1991

    Career accomplishments: 
    First-team All-Pro (1978)

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    Jim Turner

    Jim Turner
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    Jets career: 1964–1970

    Career accomplishments: 
    2× Pro Bowl (1968, 1969)
    Super Bowl III champion

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  • Jets career: 2010–2016

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  • Bobby Howfield
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    Jets career: 1971–1974

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