Dan Miller at 58 yards against the Chargers on December 26, 1982.
Matt Prater of the Denver Broncos now holds the record for longest field goal. He kicked his record setting field 64 yard field goal 12/8/2013 vs. the Tennessee Titans.
Steve Christie kicked a 54 yard field goal for the Buffalo Bills in Super Bowl XXVIII against the Dallas Cowboys.
David Akers longest successful field goal went bouncing in the uprights 63 yards against the Packers in Week 1 of the 2012 season tying the NFL field goal record.
Four players share the NFL record for longest field goal (63 yards): Tom Dempsey of the New Orleans Saints in 1970; Jason Elam of the Denver Broncos in 1998; Sebastian Janikowski of the Oakland Raiders in 2011; and David Akers of the San Francisco 49ers in 2012. Both Elam and Janikowski tied the record in Denver. Elam's kick was in Mile High Stadium; Janikowski's was in Sports Authority Field at Mile High (formerly Invesco Field). Dempsey's field goal against the Detroit Lions at Tulane Stadium was a game winner. Akers' kick was against the Green Bay Packers at Lambeau Field. Elam, Janikowski and Akers kicked their field goals at the end of the first half. Dempsey's kick gave the Saints a 19-17 victory over the Lions with two seconds left in the game.
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Alex Henry kicked a 57 yard field goal to gain the lead over the Colorado Buffalo's in the 2008 season.
Steve Christie holds the record. He kicked a 54-yard field goal with the Bills in Super Bowl XXVIII.
The record for the longest field goal in high school football was set by Dirk Borgognone of Nevada Reno in 1985. He kicked a 68 yard field goal.
Shaun Suisham of the Pittsburgh Steelers kicked the longest field goal in Super Bowl XLV. The kick was a 33-yarder.
The longest field goal in NFL postseason history was kicked by Pete Stoyanovich of the Miami Dolphins , AFC: Miami vs. Kansas City, 1990
Steve Christie of the Buffalo Bills kicked a 54-yard field goal against the Dallas Cowboys in Super Bowl XXVIII in Atlanta.
Norm Johnson ... 46 yards in Super Bowl XXX.
Tom Dempsey and Jason Elam both kicked 63 yarders and co-hold the record.