Jason Hanson vs. Matt Prater: Debating who is the greatest Detroit Lions’ kicker of all-time

While browsing Twitter not too long ago, I came across a series of tweets debating whether Jason Hanson or Matt Prater is the greatest Detroit Lions‘ kicker of all time. My immediate response was that Prater is the best the Lions have ever had but that was based solely on his percentage of makes from … Read more

Former Detroit Lion on Detroit Lion crime results in 109-yard TD [Video]

There wasn’t much happening for the Detroit Lions in the first half on Sunday afternoon. But, a couple of former Lions made a debut in the rarest of all plays in football: the 109 yard missed field goal return for a touchdown. Arizona Cardinals kicker, Matt Prater (remember him?), lined up for an end-of-half BOMB, that fell just a bit … Read more

Former Detroit Lions K Matt Prater hits FG as time expires to lift Cardinals over Cowboys [Video]

Of course, this happened on the same night the Detroit Lions dropped a one-point game to the Buffalo Bills. Take a look as former Lions kicker Matt Prater drills a 47-yard field goal to give the Arizona Cardinals a 19-16 win over the Dallas Cowboys on Friday night. Prater was 4-for-4 in field goals on … Read more

Reports indicate Detroit Lions finalizing deal with kicker Randy Bullock

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The Detroit Lions lost veteran kicker Matt Prater yesterday to the Arizona Cardinals, and moved quickly to find a replacement. They’re finalizing a deal with former Cincinnati Bengals kicker Randy Bullock: The #Lions are finalizing a deal with veteran kicker Randy Bullock that should be done tonight, per source. So after losing Matt Prater to … Read more

Former Detroit Lions kicker Matt Prater signs with Arizona Cardinals

The Detroit Lions are now in the market for a new kicker. Matt Prater has officially signed a two-year deal with the Arizona Cardinals: Welcome to Arizona, @MattPrater_5! We have agreed to terms with K Matt Prater on a two-year contract. pic.twitter.com/ZVsiHz1y4D — Arizona Cardinals (@AZCardinals) March 17, 2021 Prater is coming off a three-year, … Read more

The next kicker for the Detroit Lions is on the roster and his name is not Matt Prater

UPDATE: With Matt Prater signing with the Arizona Cardinals, this is even more possible. Previous Article: There is absolutely no question about it that Matt Prater is one of the greatest kickers in NFL history but after a sub-par 2020 season, his time with the Detroit Lions could be up. After connecting on 137 of … Read more

Robot destroys Detroit Lions K Matt Prater in kicking competition [Video]

Detroit Lions kicker Matt Prater has earned himself plenty of accolades over the course of his career. He currently holds the NFL record for longest field goal, accomplished in 2013 while a member of the Denver Broncos. Additionally, he holds the longest field goal record in Lions team history. Oh, and there was that whole … Read more

Matt Prater has earned free beer for Detroit Lions fans

Hey, none of us got to experience the Detroit Lions season (or previous 365 days) we had in mind. But here’s something that we will soon enjoy – free beer! Bud Light teamed upwith Lions kicker Matt Prater before the season started, and now they’re delivering. We haven’t forgotten… @lions let’s make it happen for … Read more

Matt Prater ties NFL all-time record during Detroit Lions loss to Titans

If you happened to watch Sunday’s game between the Detroit Lions and Tennessee Titans, you know that the Lions were absolutely dominated as not many things seemed to go right….especially on the defensive side of the ball. But one highlight that came from the game was when Matt Prater drilled a 53-yard field goal. The … Read more

Detroit Lions K Matt Prater named NFC Special Teams Player of the Week

It should come as absolutely no surprise that Detroit Lions kicker Matt Prater has been named the NFC Special Teams Player of the Week following Sunday’s performance against the Washington Football Team. On Sunday, Prater was perfect against Washinton as he nailed all three of his field-goal attempts, including a 59-yard attempt as time expired … Read more