Field-goal posts to be narrowed by NFL?
March, 20, 2014
By Tom Carpenter | ESPN Insider
We've heard plenty of talk in recent weeks about removing extra points from the game or at least moving them back to the 25 yard line to increase the difficulty. The latter is a move that the New England Patriots have proposed. They also have put out the idea of extending the field-goal posts by five feet in order to put less pressure on officials who have to eyeball kicks that sail above the pipes.