“Tell Stumpy to get ready”

Here’s a great look at NFL kickers by Michael Lewis. Includes such useful trivia as how Bill Parcells intimidated kickers with his shadow, Adam Vinatieri’s similarity to Frodo Baggins, and the statistics of clutch kicking.

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