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Dropkick Field Goal or PAT

Picture of a FootballTrivia Question

Doug Flutie was the last NFL player to dropkick a point-after or a field goal (he did a PAT). Who was the last player to do it before Flutie?

Trivia Question Answer

On January 1, 2006, Doug Flutie drop kicked a point after touchdown in the New England Patriots regular season finale against the Miami Dolphins. Doug was the first player to accomplish the feat in over 60 years. The previous player to Flutie to dropkick through the uprights was Ray McLean of the Chicago Bears. He drop kicked a PAT in the Bears’ 37-9 win over the New York Giants in the 1941 NFL Championship Game on December 21, 1941.