McLean drop kicks exclamation point
Dec. 21, 1941
Chicago Bears halfback Ray "Scooter" McLean is the last player to score on a drop kick in the NFL for 64 seasons.
The Bears are leading the New York Giants, 30-9, in the fourth quarter of the NFL championship game when Ken Kavanaugh returns a fumble 42 yards for a touchdown. As the last touch of humiliation, McLean boots the extra point on a drop kick, which has been out of vogue for a while.
McLean's kick provides the last point in the Bears' ...
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