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How many yards from the line of scrimmage is needed to kick a field goal?

Generally, the holder kneels down six yards behind the line of scrimmage for a field goal attempt.


In football when kicking a field goal is the distance of the field goal determined from where the snapper is or from the place hold kicker?

A field goal is measured from where the ball is kicked from, not from the line of scrimmage. If Team A is kicking a field goal from the 20 yard line, the distance of the field goal would me measured as follows: Length to Goal Line: 20 Yards Length of Endzone: 10 Yards Place of Kick: 7 yards behind the line of scrimmage (typically kicks made from 6 to 7 yards behind the los) Total Distance of Field Goal: 37 yards.


How far from the line of scrimmage does the field goal kicker stand?

7 yards


How much yards do you backup to kick a field goal?

the ball is usually kicked about 7 yards back from the line of scrimmage.


How far do NFL kickers stand from the line of scrimmage?

It is not known how far exactly NFL kickers stand from the line of scrimmage when attempting a field goal. Most NFL kickers average a field goal range of 35 yards.


How many extra yards is a field goal from the actual line of scrimmage including end zone yardage?

I believe it is: 10 yards (end zone) + 7 yards (from line of scrimmage) = 17 yards. to brady sucks;)


Can a field goal be kicked from more than 7 yards behind the line of scrimmage?

yes


How many yards from the line of scrimmage is needed to kick a field goal in the NFL?

10-12


How long is a field goal from the thirty yard line in the nfl?

To start, the field goal from the end of touchdown is 9 yards. Then, the holder is about 5 yards behind the line of scrimmage. 9+5=14, 14+30= 44. About 44 yards.


How many extra yards is a field goal from the 40yd line?

A field goal can be attempted from anywhere on the field, so the distance from the 40 yard line isn't really relevant to anything. If you're asking how many extra yards the ball must travel relative to the line of scrimmage, you must allow seven yards to snap the ball back to the holder, plus ten yards to reach the back of the end zone (where the uprights are positioned). Therefore, if the line of scrimmage is the 40-yard line, you would have a 57-yard field goal attempt.


How far from line of scrimmage is fg holder?

Lets say its fourth and three from the 30 yard line and a field goal is attempted. The ball will be kicked from the 30 yard line but the ball must travel 47 yards to go through the uprights. The uprights are 17 yards deep in the end zone. So to figure the distance of a field goal attempt just add 17 yards to the line of scrimmage.


Any field goal kicker that kicked from a longer or shorter distance than 7 yards?

In modern NFL era, the shortest field goal could only be 17 yards. The Goal Post is 10 yards deep in the end zone and the holder is 7 yards from the Line of scrimmage. So if a team kicked from the goal line, the kick would be from 17 yards out.


How far behind the line of scrimage does a field goal kicker put the ball behind the line of scrimage?

Typically it's 7 yards. So if the line of scrimmage is on the 35 yard line then you add 7 yards for the kickers depth behind the line and then 10 yards for the depth of the endzone totaling in a 52 yard field goal.


Can a field goal kicker spot the football more than 7 yards behind the scrimage line?

Yes, the ball may be spotted at any point behind the line of scrimmage.


How many yards on a football field from goal line to goal line?

100 yards


Is the distance of field goal measured from the kicking spot or the line of scrimmage?

From the spot where the ball is kicked. Punt yardage is measured from the line of scrimmage.


Why is the football placed eight yards behind the line of scrimmage for a field goal attempt?

Most field goals are kicked from 7 or eight yards behind the line but that is not a rule in the rule book.. The ball must be kicked from behind the line of scrimmage and 7 or 8 yards gives the ball time to rise above the lineman and is back far enough to make blocking a kick with an outside rush difficult. Punts are 14 yards back to give the punter time to kick the ball.


How many yards is it from the goal line to the field goal post?

10 yards


Where do you spot the ball to kick a field goal?

Where the offense left the line of scrimmage


Is a deflected field goal that crosses the line of scrimmage considered a blocked field goal?

If a field goal attempt is deflected by an opposing player, that deflection is considered a Blocked attempt.


What is the length of a football field?

From goal line to goal line, the field is 100 yards long. Add 10 yards for each end zone. In Canada, the field is 110 yards long from goal line to goal line, plus 20 yards for each end zone.100 yards or 120 yards if you include the end zones, which is 300/360 feet, and 3600/4320 inches.


How many yards is the penalty spot on from the goal line on a soccer field?

The penalty spot is 12 yards from the goal line.


CFL football field measurements?

A Canadian football field measures 110 yards from goal line to goal line, and 65 yards wide. The end zones are 20 yards deep.


How long is a NFL football field goal line to goal line?

100 yards.


How long is goal line to goal line on a NFL football field?

100 yards