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Rob Bironas Just Might Have Been The Best Kicker Of His Era

FiveThirtyEight - 21 Sep 2014
In a tragic piece of NFL news somewhat overshadowed by a full slate of games Sunday, former Tennessee Titans placekicker Rob Bironas was killed in a single-vehicle accident late Saturday after losing control of his SUV. A nine-year veteran of the ...
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Game Notes: Titans vs. 49ers - 18 Dec 2017
His streak ranks behind only offensive lineman Bruce Matthews (232), linebacker Robert Brazile (147), punter Craig Hentrich (146) and kicker Rob Bironas (144) in team annals. SUCCOP SETS NEW CAREER HIGH: Ryan Succop made all three of his field goal ...
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The 24-Hour Rule: Titans 20, Colts 16

Nashville Post (blog) - 27 Nov 2017
The last Titans kicker with 25 field goals in a season was Rob Bironas in 2013. The last time a Titans kicker made more than 25 was 2011, when Bironas made 29. • A first thought on the next game: Houston comes to town for the final home game against a ...
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Remembering Bironas: Kern Wears No.2 at Titans Practice - 20 Sep 2017
“I think about Rob all the time,” said Kern, who wears No.6 with the Titans. “Today is the three-year anniversary of him passing away, and figured this is a way I could pay him respect by remembering him. Wearing the No.2 jersey, it was great to honor ...
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Kern honors anniversary of Bironas' death

Nashville Post (blog) - 21 Sep 2017
Tennessee Titans punter Brett Kern didn't let the anniversary of Rob Bironas' death go unnoticed. Wednesday marked three years since the former Titans kicker was killed in a one-car accident. Kern, who doubled as Bironas' holder for more than four and ...
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Toxicology report: Rob Bironas had 0.218 blood alcohol

USA TODAY - 05 Oct 2014
As a college student, Larry Bironas would occasionally drink alcohol. But he never liked the bar scene. It made him uncomfortable. In recent years, he can't even remember finishing a full drink. Something else made him uncomfortable: Hearing stories ...
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Titans Remember Rob Bironas on Anniversary of Passing - 19 Sep 2015
On the night of September 20, 2014, the former Titans kicker lost control on a curve in his 2009 GMC Yukon Denali and crashed after 11 p.m., less than a mile from home. Police said Bironas was speeding when his vehicle went off the road and hit a line ...
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Rob Bironas tried out for Lions days before death

USA TODAY - 24 Sep 2014
Rob Bironas tried out as a kicker for the Detroit Lions last week and appeared to be in a normal state mentally, a person with knowledge of the situation told USA TODAY Sports. The person, who asked to remain anonymous due to the sensitive nature of ...
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UPDATED: The Baffling Death of Rob Bironas

The MMQB - 01 Oct 2014
The Tennessean reported on Friday that former Titans kicker Rob Bironas had a blood alcohol level of .218 when he engaged in two acts of alleged road rage before dying in a single-vehicle crash on Sept. 20. A small amount of Valium was also present in ...
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Rob Bironas left lasting memories with Titans teammates

USA TODAY - 22 Sep 2014
On the football field, kicker Rob Bironas became known for his strong leg, and his ability to come through in clutch situations. In the locker room, he was a prankster. He was the guy who'd throw the rookies' clothes in the cold tub every training camp ...
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Rob Bironas' family wants answers

The Tennessean - 30 Sep 2014
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The last image family members have of Rob Bironas was taken less than two hours before his death, courtesy of an iPhone video filmed from inside his home. He was holding a doll, made by his grandmother. As a scary movie played in the ...
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1 year after his death, Rob Bironas' family remembers son, brother

WLKY Louisville - 30 Sep 2015
During his time with the Titans, Rob Bironas became a dad to his son, London. He also went on to marry Rachel Bradshaw, the daughter of NFL Hall of Famer Terry Bradshaw, in June 2014. Just months after the wedding in September 2014, Rob Bironas died in ...
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Titans K Ryan Succop AFC Special Teams Player of the Week - 18 Oct 2017
He joined Rob Bironas (NFL record of eight field goals in a game on Oct. 21, 2007), Al Del Greco (five on Dec. 3, 2000) and Roy Gerela (five on Sept. 28, 1969). With a 48-yard field goal in the first quarter, Succop set a new NFL record by making his ...
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Rams beat Cowboys 35-30 on the strength of Greg Zuerlein's leg

Los Angeles Times - 01 Oct 2017
Greg Zuerlein made a career-high seven of seven field goals in the Rams' 35-30 victory over the Dallas Cowboys. The sure-footed kicker has made 17 of his attempts this season after putting it through the uprights at distances of 43, 28, 30, 44, 44, 49 ...
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Super Bowl hero stepped up - 15 Nov 2017
The Titans tied the game just before halftime on a Kerry Collins touchdown pass, and Rob Bironas put them ahead with a 45-yard field goal in the fourth quarter. The Steelers answered, with Jeff Reed sending it through the uprights to tie the game at 10 ...
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Bironas' dad won't let final hours define son

The Courier-Journal - 26 Sep 2014
Rob Bironas, the record-setting former Tennessee Titans kicker whose life ended in a one-vehicle accident, was remembered as determined, generous, funny and beloved at a memorial service on Thursday. A crowd of several hundred, including former ...
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Rams shock Cowboys, have better record than Patriots - 02 Oct 2017
ARLINGTON, Texas • Todd Gurley can help make Jared Goff's second go-round in the NFL much more enjoyable than the first. What better way for the Los Angeles Rams running back to show it than to lead his team to victory over last year's dynamic rookie ...
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Game Notes: Titans vs. Colts - 17 Oct 2017
Only five players in franchise history (Billy Cannon, Rob Bironas, George Blanda, Earl Campbell and Lorenzo White) have scored more than 18 points in a game (several have scored 18 points). SUCCOP 10TH IN FRANCHISE SCORING: With his first field goal of ...

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