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Morten Andersen

Morten Andersen

Position: K
Height: 6-2    Weight: 217 lbs.

Born: August 19, 1960 in Copenhagen, Denmark
High School: Ben Davis
College: Michigan St.   (school history)
Drafted by the New Orleans Saints in the 4th round (86th overall) of the 1982 NFL Draft.

Weighted Career AV (100-95-...): 51 (1370th overall since 1950)
7-time Pro Bowler & 3-time First-Team All-Pro (fine print)

Hall of Fame finalist in 2014, 2015

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Fine Details  · Last updated Mar 23, 2015 11:04AM
All-Time Rank: #792. Todd McClure… #793. Michael McCrary… #794. R.C. Thielemann… #795. MORTEN ANDERSEN… #796. Mike Goff… #797. Jonathan Goodwin… #798. Joe Thomas… 

Kicking & Punting

Games 0-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50+ Scoring Punting
Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FGA FGM FG% XPA XPM XP% Pnt Yds Lng Blck Y/P AV
1982 22 NOR k 7 8 0 1 1 3 1 1 5 2 40.0% 6 6 100.0% 0
1983 23 NOR K 7 16 0 2 2 8 8 4 3 6 2 4 3 24 18 75.0% 38 37 97.4% 4
1984 24 NOR K 7 16 0 9 9 5 4 10 5 3 2 27 20 74.1% 34 34 100.0% 4
1985* 25 NOR K 7 16 0 5 4 14 13 12 11 4 3 35 31 88.6% 29 27 93.1% 7
1986*+ 26 NOR K 7 16 0 1 1 11 11 7 6 6 6 5 2 30 26 86.7% 30 30 100.0% 6
1987*+ 27 NOR K 7 12 0 3 3 6 6 9 9 12 8 6 2 36 28 77.8% 37 37 100.0% 5
1988* 28 NOR K 7 16 0 1 1 12 11 11 8 8 5 4 1 36 26 72.2% 33 32 97.0% 3
1989 29 NOR K 7 16 0 8 7 11 10 6 3 4 29 20 69.0% 45 44 97.8% 3
1990* 30 NOR K 7 16 0 5 5 6 5 12 8 4 3 27 21 77.8% 29 29 100.0% 5
1991 31 NOR K 7 16 0 6 6 13 11 9 6 4 2 32 25 78.1% 38 38 100.0% 5
1992* 32 NOR K 7 16 0 10 10 10 8 11 8 3 3 34 29 85.3% 34 33 97.1% 6
1993 33 NOR K 7 16 0 2 2 7 7 7 7 14 11 5 1 35 28 80.0% 33 33 100.0% 5
1994 34 NOR K 7 16 0 9 9 14 11 10 8 6 39 28 71.8% 32 32 100.0% 3
1995*+ 35 ATL K 5 16 0 1 1 8 8 11 11 8 3 9 8 37 31 83.8% 30 29 96.7% 5
1996 36 ATL K 5 16 0 5 5 11 9 8 7 5 1 29 22 75.9% 31 31 100.0% 3
1997 37 ATL K 5 16 0 1 1 10 10 7 7 6 3 3 2 27 23 85.2% 35 35 100.0% 4
1998 38 ATL K 5 16 0 1 9 8 7 7 9 6 2 2 28 23 82.1% 52 51 98.1% 3
1999 39 ATL 5 16 0 1 1 5 5 8 5 6 4 1 21 15 71.4% 34 34 100.0% 2
2000 40 ATL 5 16 0 6 6 7 6 15 11 3 2 31 25 80.6% 23 23 100.0% 4
2001 41 NYG 8 16 0 8 8 8 7 7 6 5 2 28 23 82.1% 30 29 96.7% 4
2002 42 KAN 8 14 0 6 6 10 10 9 5 1 1 26 22 84.6% 51 51 100.0% 4
2003 43 KAN 8 16 0 3 3 8 8 8 5 1 20 16 80.0% 59 58 98.3% 3
2004 44 MIN 7 16 0 1 1 8 8 7 5 6 4 22 18 81.8% 45 45 100.0% 3
2006 46 ATL 5 14 0 8 7 6 6 8 7 1 23 20 87.0% 27 27 100.0% 3
2007 47 ATL 5 14 0 9 9 12 12 7 4 28 25 89.3% 24 24 100.0% 3
Career 382 0 14 13 181 176 214 189 216 147 84 40 709 565 79.7% 859 849 98.8% 97
13 yrs NOR 196 0 9 9 96 93 112 96 119 82 53 22 389 302 77.6% 418 412 98.6% 56
8 yrs ATL 124 0 4 3 60 58 69 63 67 45 24 15 224 184 82.1% 256 254 99.2% 27
2 yrs KAN 30 0 9 9 18 18 17 10 2 1 46 38 82.6% 110 109 99.1% 7
1 yr MIN 16 0 1 1 8 8 7 5 6 4 22 18 81.8% 45 45 100.0% 3
1 yr NYG 16 0 8 8 8 7 7 6 5 2 28 23 82.1% 30 29 96.7% 4

Scoring Summary

Year Age Tm Pos No. G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM XPM FGM Sfty Pts Pts/G
1982 22 NOR k 7 8 0 6 2 12
1983 23 NOR K 7 16 0 37 18 91
1984 24 NOR K 7 16 0 34 20 94
1985* 25 NOR K 7 16 0 27 31 120
1986*+ 26 NOR K 7 16 0 30 26 108
1987*+ 27 NOR K 7 12 0 37 28 121
1988* 28 NOR K 7 16 0 32 26 110
1989 29 NOR K 7 16 0 44 20 104
1990* 30 NOR K 7 16 0 29 21 92
1991 31 NOR K 7 16 0 38 25 113
1992* 32 NOR K 7 16 0 33 29 120
1993 33 NOR K 7 16 0 33 28 117
1994 34 NOR K 7 16 0 32 28 116
1995*+ 35 ATL K 5 16 0 29 31 122
1996 36 ATL K 5 16 0 31 22 97
1997 37 ATL K 5 16 0 35 23 104
1998 38 ATL K 5 16 0 51 23 120
1999 39 ATL 5 16 0 34 15 79
2000 40 ATL 5 16 0 23 25 98
2001 41 NYG 8 16 0 29 23 98
2002 42 KAN 8 14 0 51 22 117
2003 43 KAN 8 16 0 58 16 106
2004 44 MIN 7 16 0 45 18 99
2006 46 ATL 5 14 0 27 20 87
2007 47 ATL 5 14 0 24 25 99
Career 382 0 849 565 2544
13 yrs NOR 196 0 412 302 1318
8 yrs ATL 124 0 254 184 806
2 yrs KAN 30 0 109 38 223
1 yr MIN 16 0 45 18 99
1 yr NYG 16 0 29 23 98

Playoffs Scoring Summary

Year Age Tm Pos G GS RshTD RecTD PR TD KR TD FblTD IntTD OthTD AllTD 2PM XPM FGM Sfty Pts Pts/G
1987*+ 27 NOR 1 0 1 1 4
1990* 30 NOR 1 0 2 6
1991 31 NOR 1 0 2 2 8
1992* 32 NOR 1 0 2 2 8
1995*+ 35 ATL 1 0 2 2 8
1998 38 ATL 3 0 6 7 27
2003 43 KAN K 1 0 4 1 7
2004 44 MIN K 2 0 6 1 9
Career 11 0 23 18 77
4 yrs NOR 4 0 5 7 26
2 yrs ATL 4 0 8 9 35
1 yr KAN 1 0 4 1 7
1 yr MIN 2 0 6 1 9

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Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

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