Nick Lowery

Nick Lowery

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Lowery in Iraq, 2006
No. 7, 8
Position: Kicker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1956-05-27) May 27, 1956
Place of birth: Munich, Germany
Height: 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight: 215 lb (98 kg)
Career information
College: Dartmouth
Undrafted: 1978
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Field goals: 383 / 479
FG%: 80
Extra points: 562 / 568
Points scored: 1,711
Player stats at

Dominic Gerald Lowery (born May 27, 1956), nicknamed Nick the Kick, is a former American football placekicker for the New England Patriots (1978), the Kansas City Chiefs (1980-1993), and New York Jets (1994-1996).[1] Lowery was selected to the Pro Bowl three times and when he retired was ranked first in field goal percentage and also had the most field goals in NFL history. He is currently tenth on the National Football League's list of all-time scoring leaders, and is the Chiefs' all-time leading scorer, with 1,466 points in his 14 seasons with the club.

Nick grew up in Washington, D.C. and attended St. Albans School where he was a star football player.

He attended Dartmouth College.[2] He has an M.P.A from Harvard's Kennedy School of Government,[2] the first pro athlete to graduate from there.

In 2009 Lowery was inducted into the Kansas City Chiefs Hall of Fame.[2]

NFL Career Highlights

Lowery was All-Pro 7 times during his career, and set several NFL records during his career.

Career regular season statistics

Career high/best bolded


  1. "Nick Lowery". National Football League. Retrieved 13 January 2015.
  2. 1 2 3 Furlong, Lisa. "Nick Lowery '78". Dartmouth Alumni Magazine. Dartmouth Alumni Magazine. Retrieved 13 January 2015.
  3. "NFL Career Total Field Goals Made Leaders". Retrieved November 16, 2016.

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