Morten Andersen's Career Highlights

All-Pro: 1985 (SN)  •  1986 (AP, PFWA, NEA, SN, PW)  •  1987 (AP, PFWA, NEA, SN, PW)  • 1992 (PFWA, NEA)  •  1995 (AP, PFWA, SN) 

All-Pro Second Team: 1985 (AP)  •  1988 (NEA)  •  1992 (AP)

All-NFC: 1985 (UPI)  •  1986 (UPI, PW)  •  1987 (UPI, PW)  •  1988 (UPI)  •  1992 (UPI, PW)  •     1995 (UPI, PW)

(7) – 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1991, 1993, 1996

(at time of his retirement following 2007 season)

• [1st] Most Games Played, Career – 382
• [1st] Most Points Scored, Career – 2,544
• [1st] Most Consecutive Games Scoring – 360
• [1st] Most Field Goal Attempts, Career – 709
• [1st] Most Field Goals, Career – 565
• [1st] Most Field Goals, 50 or More Yards, Career – 40
• [1st] Most Field Goals, 50 or More Yards, Season – 8 (1995)
• [Tied for 1st] Most Field Goals, 50 or More Yards, Game – 3 (vs. New Orleans, Dec. 10, 1995)
• [2nd] Most Seasons Played – 25
• [2nd] Most PAT Attempts, Career – 859
• [2nd] Most PATs Converted, Career – 849
• [Tied for 2nd] Most Seasons, 100 or More Points – 14
• [Tied for 3rd] Longest Field Goal – 60 (vs. Chicago, Oct. 27, 1991)

Postseason Records

• [Tied for 3rd] Most Consecutive Games Scoring Field Goals, 10 (1987-2004)

Pro Bowl Records

• [1st] Most Points Scored, Career – 45
• [1st] Most PATs Converted, Career – 15
• [1st] Most Field Goal Attempts, Career – 18
• [1st] Most Field Goals, Career – 10
• [Tied for 2nd] Longest Field Goal – 51 (1989)
• [Tied for 3rd] Most Field Goal Attempts, Game – 4 (1993)

Saints records held by Andersen
(Records through the 1994 season, Andersen’s final season with New Orleans)

• [1st] Most Consecutive Games with Points Scored – 174 (1983-1994)
• [1st] Most Consecutive PATs Converted – 119 (1989-1992)
• [1st] Most Consecutive Games with Field Goal – 20 (1987-88)
• [1st] Most Consecutive Successful Field Goal Attempts – 25 (1992-93)
• [1st] Most Games Played, Career – 196
• [1st] Most Points Scored, Career – 1,318
• [1st] Most Points Scored, Season – 121 (1987)
• [1st] Most Field Goals, Career – 302
• [1st] Most Field Goals, Seasons – 31 (1985)
• [1st] Most Field Goal Attempts, Career – 389
• [1st] Most PATs Converted, Career – 412
• [1st] Most PATs Converted, Season – 44 (1989)
• [Tied for 1st] Most Season – 13
• [Tied 1st] Most Field Goals, Game – 5 (vs. L.A. Rams, Dec. 1, 1985; vs. San Francisco, Oct. 25, 1987; vs. Atlanta, Dec. 3, 1992; at Atlanta, Dec. 11, 1994)
• [Tied for 1st] Most Field Goal Attempts, Game – 7 (vs. San Francisco, Oct. 25, 1987)
• [Tied for 1st] Most PATs Converted, Game – 6 (vs. Denver, Nov. 20, 1988)
• [2nd] Most Consecutive Games with Field Goal – 19 (1985-86)
• [2nd] Most Consecutive Successful Field Goal Attempts – 20 (1985-86)
• [2nd] Most Points Scored, Season – 120 (1985, 1992)
[2nd] Most Field Goals, Season – 29 (1992)
• [2nd] Most Field Goal Attempts, Season – 39 (1994)
• [2nd] Longest Field Goal – 60 (vs. Chicago, Oct. 27, 1991)
• [Tied for 2nd] Most Consecutive Games, Career – 122 (1987-1994)
• [3rd] Most Consecutive Games with Field Goal – 17 (1990-91)
• [3rd] Most Field Goals, Season – 28 (1987, 1993, 1994)
• [3rd] Most PATs Converted, Season – 38 (1991)

Chiefs records held by Andersen
(Records through the 2003 season, Andersen’s final season with Kansas City)

• [1st] Most PAT Attempts, Season – 59 (2003)
• [1st] Most PATs Converted, Season – 58 (2003)
• [2nd] Most PAT Attempts, Season – 51 (2002)
• [2nd] Most PATs Converted, Season – 51 (2002)
• [Tied for 2nd] Most PATs Converted, Game – 7 (vs. Arizona, Dec. 2, 2002; vs. St. Louis, Dec. 8, 2002)
• [Tied for 3rd] Most Consecutive Games Scoring Field Goals – 11 (2002)

Falcons records held by Andersen
(Records through the 2007 season, Andersen’s final season with Atlanta)

• [1st] Most Points, Career – 806
• [1st] Most Consecutive Games Scoring, Career – 124
• [1st] Most PATs Converted, Career – 254
• [1st] Most PAT Attempts, Career – 256
• [1st] Most PAT Attempts, Season – 52 (1998)
• [1st] Most PATs Converted, Season – 38 (1991)
• [1st] Most Consecutive PATs Converted, Career – 153
• [1st] Most Field Goals, Career – 184
• [1st] Most Field Goal Attempts, Career – 224
• [Tied for 1st] Most PATs Converted, Season – 51  (1998)
• [1st] Most Field Goals, 50 or More Yards, Career – 15
• [1st] Most Field Goals, 50 or More Yards, Season – 8 (1995)
• [1st] Most Field Goals, 50 or More Yards, Game – 3 (vs. New Orleans, Dec. 10, 1995)
• [1st] Longest Field Goal – 59 (vs. San Francisco, Dec. 24, 1995)
• [2nd] Most Points, Season – 122 (1995)
• [2nd] Most Field Goals, Season – 31 (1995)
• [2nd] Best Field Goal Percentage, Career – .821
• [Tied for 2nd] Most Consecutive Field Goals Made – 18 (1995)
• [3rd] Most Points, Season – 120 (1998)
• [3rd] Most Field Goal Attempts, Season – 37 (1995)

NFL Statistical Championships
Most Field Goals: 1987 N

NFC Statistical Championships
Scoring Titles: 1992 N
Most Field Goals: 1985 N, 1987 N, 1995 A

Team Statistical Championships
Scoring Titles: Scoring Titles: 1983N, 1984 N, 1985 N, 1986 N, 1987 N, 1988 N, 1990 N, 1991 N, 1992 N, 1993 N, 1994 N, 1995A, 1996 A, 1997 A, 1998 A, 1999 A, 2000 A, 2001G, 2004M, 2006 A, 2007 A

N - New Orleans   G - N.Y. Giants    M -  Minnesota    A - Atlanta

• NFL All-Decade Team of 1980s
• NFL All-Decade Team of 1990s

Year Team W L T Division Finish
1982* New Orleans Saints 4 5 0 (9th)
1983 New Orleans Saints 8 8 0 (3rd)
1984 New Orleans Saints 7 9 0 (3rd)
1985 New Orleans Saints 5 11 0 (3rd)
1986 New Orleans Saints 7 9 0 (4th)
1987 New Orleans Saints 12 3 0 (2nd)
1988 New Orleans Saints 10 6 0 (3rd)
1989 New Orleans Saints 9 7 0 (3rd)
1990 New Orleans Saints 8 8 0 (2nd)
1991 New Orleans Saints 11 5 0 (1st)
1992 New Orleans Saints 12 4 0 (2nd)
1993 New Orleans Saints 8 8 0 (2nd)
1994 New Orleans Saints 7 9 0 (2nd)
1995 Atlanta Falcons 9 7 0 (2nd)
1996 Atlanta Falcons 3 13 0 (4th)
1997 Atlanta Falcons 7 9 0 (3rd)
1998 Atlanta Falcons 14 2 0 (1st)
1999 Atlanta Falcons 5 11 0 (3rd)
2000 Atlanta Falcons 4 12 0 (5th)
2001 New York Giants 7 9 0 (3rd)
2002 Kansas City Chiefs 8 8 0 (4th)
2003 Kansas City Chiefs 13 3 0 (1st)
2004 Minnesota Vikings 8 8 0 (2nd)
2006 Atlanta Falcons 7 9 0 (3rd)
2007 Atlanta Falcons 4 12 0 (4th)


* AFC regular season finish in strike-shortened season
(Division Finish in Parentheses)
Qualified for Postseason in Bold

 

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