Northwestern kicker Jeff Budzien is the most accurate kicker in Big Ten Conference history.
Now, he's making his bid for the NFL.
He was the Wildcats' career points leader (280), single-season field goals record holder (23), and extra-point career percentage (136 for 136). He was a four-time Academic All-Big Ten selection.
A late-round draft candidate, Budzien has drawn interest from the Houston Texans, New Orleans Saints, New England Patriots, New York Giants, Atlanta Falcons, Indianapolis Colts and Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
At his campus Pro Day workout this month, the 5-foot-11, 180-pounder made 15 of 16 field goals from under 50 yards and 6 of 9 from beyond 50 yards with successful kicks from 51, 52, 54, 57 and 58 yards.
He missed kicks from 55, 60 and 60 yards.
Follow me on Twitter: @RavensInsider
Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun
Check out our partners at TiqIQ for the best deals on all games on the 2014 NFL schedule.
OCT 31 Joel Corry
Will DeMarco Murray set the single season rushing record? Will an 8-8 mark win the NFC South? Let’s take a look.
OCT 31 Seth Schwartz
Despite having scouts at every game, James Harris wasn't a lock to be drafted.
OCT 30 Seth Schwartz
From the NFL to the CFL to the WFL and the USFL, Johnnie Walton's career was one for the ages.