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McLean drop kicks exclamation point

Updated: January 18, 2006, 5:41 PM ET
By Larry Schwartz | Special to ESPN.com

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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