Watch The Longest Field Goal In NFL History

Matt Prater kaboomed a 64-yarder like it was nothing.

1. Broncos kicker Matt Prater now sits atop the record book after he launched a 64-yard field goal today in Denver, besting the record set by Jason Elam, Tom Dempsey, David Akers, and Sebastian Janikowski by 1 yard.

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2. Here’s the kick a split-second before Prater let it fly.

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3. And…history.

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4. The direction was never in doubt. Distance was the only question mark.

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5. And boy, was it close.

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6. And how do you celebrate an all-time record field goal? However you damn well please.

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7. Here’s how Prater’s historic kick went down, including all the reaction and replays:

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8. This 19-yard field goal that Prater converted afterwards was probably just a little bit easier.

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