Adam Vinatieri, others sound off

Updated: March 6, 2014, 9:12 AM ET
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Some NFL kickers are hoping a proposal that would push extra-point attempts from 20 yards to 43 ultimately gets the boot.

Adam Vinatieri told USA Today Sports that the proposal -- which would spot the ball for PATs at the 25-yard line instead of the 2, according to an NFL.com report -- won't make the game better.

"I don't understand the logic: Will it make the game safer for people by moving the extra point back to a 43-yarder?" Vinatieri said. "If anything, players ...

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