This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word placekicker
(football) a kicker who makes a place kick for a goal
(in several forms of football) A player who takes a placekick
Placekicker, or simply kicker, is the player in American and Canadian football who is responsible for the kicking duties of field goals, extra points. In many cases, the placekicker also serves as the team's kickoff specialist or, more rarely, punter, as well.
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