David Akers

Detroit Lions #2 - Kicker

  • Born: 12/09/74
  • Age: 39
  • Height: 5-10
  • Weight: 200

NFL Draft Profile: Kicker Nate Freese

Unless you're the Oakland Raiders, nobody takes kickers in the first couple of days of the draft. But that doesn't mean someone like Freese should be denied a chance to kick on Sundays.

Where the Lions roster stands: Special teams

A breakdown of the Detroit Lions' specialists and what needs they may have on special teams.

Lions not planning to re-sign five free agents

The Detroit Lions have already decided to not sign five of their impending free agents.

Lions notes: Fauria, Bell, Akers, more

Lions notes looks at Joseph Fauria, Joique Bell, David Akers and much more.

Lions roster review: Special teams players

A look back at how the Detroit Lions' special teams players performed in 2013.

Lions notes: More on Monday's loss to Ravens

Lions notes looks at various tidbits from Monday's loss to the Baltimore Ravens.

Matt Prater-AFC Special Teams Player of The Week!

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Breaking records gets you recognized.

Lions notes: David Akers, Montell Owens, more

Lions notes looks at David Akers, Montell Owens and much more.

Eagles vs. Broncos: A Brief History

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The Eagles are 7-4 all time against the Broncos.

On David Akers and the Lions' situation at kicker

David Akers was 0 for 2 on field goals on Sunday, but that doesn't mean that the Detroit Lions are suddenly going to bring back Havard Rugland.

We Must Protect This House!

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Home field advantage has not been particularly strong in Philadelphia recently. But what contributes to it? Chip Kelly and his Eagles will attempt to reverse the trend.

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