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Rian Lindell
K #4
Height:
6-3
Weight:
227
College:
Washington State
Hometown:
Portland, OR
Experience:
14
Field Goal
YearTeamGOverall FGs20-29 Yards30-39 Yards40-49 Yards50+ YardsPAT
BlkLngFGMFG AttPctMAttPctMAttPctMAttPctMAttPctXP AttXPMPctBlk
TOTAL 212 2 56 306 377 81.2 108 114 94.7 98 109 89.9 73 109 67 23 41 56.1 433 432 99.8 1
2013 TB 16 0 54 23 29 79.3 3 3 100 12 14 85.7 4 6 66.7 4 6 66.7 31 31 100 0
2012 BUF 16 0 50 21 24 87.5 3 3 100 10 11 90.9 6 7 85.7 1 2 50 39 39 100 0
2011 BUF 8 1 49 13 15 86.7 6 6 100 2 3 66.7 5 6 83.3 0 0 -- 25 25 100 0
2010 BUF 16 0 51 16 21 76.2 6 6 100 5 6 83.3 2 3 66.7 2 5 40 32 31 96.9 1
2009 BUF 16 0 56 28 33 84.8 12 12 100 9 9 100 6 9 66.7 1 3 33.3 24 24 100 0
2008 BUF 16 1 53 30 38 78.9 7 8 87.5 11 11 100 10 15 66.7 1 3 33.3 34 34 100 0
2007 BUF 16 0 52 24 27 88.9 11 11 100 7 7 100 4 6 66.7 2 3 66.7 24 24 100 0
2006 BUF 16 0 53 23 25 92 8 8 100 5 5 100 8 10 80 2 2 100 33 33 100 0
2005 BUF 16 0 53 29 35 82.9 8 9 88.9 11 13 84.6 7 10 70 3 3 100 26 26 100 0
2004 BUF 16 0 43 24 28 85.7 13 14 92.9 10 11 90.9 1 3 33.3 0 0 -- 45 45 100 0
2003 BUF 16 0 44 17 24 70.8 11 12 91.7 3 3 100 3 7 42.9 0 2 0 24 24 100 0
2002 SEA 16 0 52 23 29 79.3 9 9 100 8 10 80 4 5 80 1 4 25 38 38 100 0
2001 SEA 16 0 54 20 32 62.5 7 8 87.5 4 5 80 6 14 42.9 3 5 60 33 33 100 0
2000 SEA 12 0 52 15 17 88.2 4 5 80 1 1 100 7 8 87.5 3 3 100 25 25 100 0
Punting
YearTeamGPuntsYdsNet YdsLngAvgNet AvgBlkOOBDnIN 20TBFCRetRetYTD
TOTAL 212 1 37 17 37 37 17 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
2013 TB 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2012 BUF 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2011 BUF 8 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2010 BUF 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2009 BUF 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2008 BUF 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2007 BUF 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2006 BUF 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2005 BUF 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2004 BUF 16 1 37 17 37 37 17 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
2003 BUF 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2002 SEA 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2001 SEA 16 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2000 SEA 12 -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- --
Kickoff
YearTeamGKOYdsOOBAvgTBPctRetAvgTDOSKOSKR
TOTAL 212 848 51,884 12 61.2 69 0.1 741 -- 0 18 5
2013 TB 16 0 0 0 -- 0 0 0 -- -- 0 0
2012 BUF 16 47 2,900 0 61.7 7 0.1 40 -- -- 0 0
2011 BUF 8 43 2,829 1 65.8 12 0.3 30 -- -- 0 0
2010 BUF 16 67 4,242 1 63.3 8 0.1 57 -- -- 1 0
2009 BUF 16 68 4,327 1 63.6 6 0.1 58 -- -- 1 0
2008 BUF 16 77 4,755 2 61.8 10 0.1 62 -- -- 1 0
2007 BUF 16 65 4,022 1 61.9 6 0.1 56 -- -- 0 0
2006 BUF 16 69 4,134 0 59.9 5 0.1 59 -- -- 2 1
2005 BUF 16 69 4,205 1 60.9 2 0 63 -- -- 3 1
2004 BUF 16 83 4,835 1 58.3 3 0 77 -- -- 3 1
2003 BUF 16 60 3,632 1 60.5 3 0.1 55 -- -- 1 0
2002 SEA 16 79 4,582 2 58 0 0 73 -- -- 4 1
2001 SEA 16 68 4,216 0 62 4 0.1 64 -- -- 0 0
2000 SEA 12 53 3,205 1 60.5 3 0.1 47 -- -- 2 1
Defensive
YearTeamGTotalSoloAstSckSFTYPDefIntTDsYdsAvgLng
TOTAL 212 32 24 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 -- 0
2013 TB 16 0 -- -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- --
2012 BUF 16 1 0 1 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2011 BUF 8 2 2 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2010 BUF 16 4 3 1 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2009 BUF 16 2 2 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2008 BUF 16 4 4 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2007 BUF 16 4 3 1 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2006 BUF 16 2 2 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2005 BUF 16 4 2 2 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2004 BUF 16 5 3 2 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2003 BUF 16 0 -- -- -- 0 -- -- -- -- -- --
2002 SEA 16 2 2 0 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2001 SEA 16 2 1 1 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --
2000 SEA 12 -- -- -- 0 0 0 -- -- -- -- --

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Biography

ACQUIRED BY BUCS:

  • Signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent on August 21, 2013.

 

ORIGINALLY ENTERED NFL:

  • Originally entered the NFL a college free agent with the Dallas Cowboys in April of 2000.

 

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Has played in 212 games in 14 NFL seaons with Seattle (2000-02), Buffalo (2003-2012), and Tampa Bay (2013).
  • Has converted 306-of-377 field goals in his career (81.2%). The 306 made field goals are the 23rd-most in NFL history.
  • As a kicker for the Buffalo Bills from 2003-12, holds the following Bills records: career field goal percentage (83.33), season field goal percentage (92.00 in 2006), consecutive PATs (225) and consecutive field goals (18; 10/21/07 - 12/9/07).
  • His 225 successful field goals with Buffalo also rank second in team history (Steve Christie, 234).
  • Did not miss an extra point attempt in his first 321 attempts; this is the longest streak in NFL history to start a career and is the only player in NFL history to begin a career with a streak of 300+ made PATs.
  • In 2008, set career highs with 30 successful field goals and 124 total points.

 

2013 HIGHLIGHTS:

  • In first season with Buccaneers, converted 23-of-29 field goal attempts (79.3%) and all 31 of his PATs.
  • In Buccaneers debut at New York Jets (9/8), kicked go-ahead 37-yard field goal with 34 seconds remaining.
  • Hit a 30-yard field goal at New England (9/22).
  • Connected from 50 yards on his only field goal attempt vs. Arizona (9/29).
  • Successful on both field goal attempts vs. Philadelphia (10/13).
  • Converted all three field goal attempts at Atlanta (10/20).
  • Connected on both field goal attempts (47, 48) vs. Carolina (10/24).
  • Made only field goal attempt (33 yards) at Seattle (11/3).
  • Was successful on both field goal attempts in a 22-19 win vs. Miami (11/11).
  • Converted two-of-three field goals vs. Atlanta (11/17) with only miss coming from 55 yards.
  • Connected on a season-long 53-yard field goal at Carolina (12/1).
  • Became first kicker in Buccaneers history to connect on 53+-yard field goals in consecutive games when he did so vs. Buffalo (12/8).
  • Successful on both field goal attempts at St. Louis (12/22).

 

2012 HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Scored 102 points on the year, connecting on 39-of-39 extra points and going 21-of-24 on field goal attempts.
  • Against Jacksonville (12/2), converted both field goal attempts, including a season-long 50-yarder.
  • Handled all kickoff duties in seven of the team’s 16 games.

 

COLLEGE/PERSONAL:

  • At Washington State, finished his collegiate career fourth on the career scoring list with 206 points.
  • Led the team with 96 points as a junior, the fourth best single-season point total in school history.
  • Graduated with a degree in biology.
  • Played high school football at Mountain View High School (Vancouver, Wa.), where he served as a kicker, tight end and defensive end.
  • Earned the team’s defensive and special teams MVP honors while also gaining all-league honors as defensive end and kicker.
  • Had number retired by Mountain View in September 2004.
  • Also earned all-state, league MVP and team MVP honors in baseball as a third baseman and pitcher.
  • Born Rian David Lindell on January 20, 1977.
  • Along with wife, Johna, has one daughter, Abigail.

ACQUIRED BY BUCS:

  • Signed by Tampa Bay as a free agent on August 21, 2013.

 

ORIGINALLY ENTERED NFL:

  • Originally entered the NFL a college free agent with the Dallas Cowboys in April of 2000.

 

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Has played in 212 games in 14 NFL seaons with Seattle (2000-02), Buffalo (2003-2012), and Tampa Bay (2013).
  • Has converted 306-of-377 field goals in his career (81.2%). The 306 made field goals are the 23rd-most in NFL history.
  • As a kicker for the Buffalo Bills from 2003-12, holds the following Bills records: career field goal percentage (83.33), season field goal percentage (92.00 in 2006), consecutive PATs (225) and consecutive field goals (18; 10/21/07 - 12/9/07).
  • His 225 successful field goals with Buffalo also rank second in team history (Steve Christie, 234).
  • Did not miss an extra point attempt in his first 321 attempts; this is the longest streak in NFL history to start a career and is the only player in NFL history to begin a career with a streak of 300+ made PATs.
  • In 2008, set career highs with 30 successful field goals and 124 total points.

 

2013 HIGHLIGHTS:

  • In first season with Buccaneers, converted 23-of-29 field goal attempts (79.3%) and all 31 of his PATs.
  • In Buccaneers debut at New York Jets (9/8), kicked go-ahead 37-yard field goal with 34 seconds remaining.
  • Hit a 30-yard field goal at New England (9/22).
  • Connected from 50 yards on his only field goal attempt vs. Arizona (9/29).
  • Successful on both field goal attempts vs. Philadelphia (10/13).
  • Converted all three field goal attempts at Atlanta (10/20).
  • Connected on both field goal attempts (47, 48) vs. Carolina (10/24).
  • Made only field goal attempt (33 yards) at Seattle (11/3).
  • Was successful on both field goal attempts in a 22-19 win vs. Miami (11/11).
  • Converted two-of-three field goals vs. Atlanta (11/17) with only miss coming from 55 yards.
  • Connected on a season-long 53-yard field goal at Carolina (12/1).
  • Became first kicker in Buccaneers history to connect on 53+-yard field goals in consecutive games when he did so vs. Buffalo (12/8).
  • Successful on both field goal attempts at St. Louis (12/22).

 

2012 HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Scored 102 points on the year, connecting on 39-of-39 extra points and going 21-of-24 on field goal attempts.
  • Against Jacksonville (12/2), converted both field goal attempts, including a season-long 50-yarder.
  • Handled all kickoff duties in seven of the team’s 16 games.

 

COLLEGE/PERSONAL:

  • At Washington State, finished his collegiate career fourth on the career scoring list with 206 points.
  • Led the team with 96 points as a junior, the fourth best single-season point total in school history.
  • Graduated with a degree in biology.
  • Played high school football at Mountain View High School (Vancouver, Wa.), where he served as a kicker, tight end and defensive end.
  • Earned the team’s defensive and special teams MVP honors while also gaining all-league honors as defensive end and kicker.
  • Had number retired by Mountain View in September 2004.
  • Also earned all-state, league MVP and team MVP honors in baseball as a third baseman and pitcher.
  • Born Rian David Lindell on January 20, 1977.
  • Along with wife, Johna, has one daughter, Abigail.
 

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