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NFL players don't want kickoffs to get the boot

Updated: January 10, 2013, 2:10 PM ET
Associated Press

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By ARNIE STAPLETON

AP Pro Football Writer

DENVER -- The eight teams left in the NFL playoffs can thank their special teams for a good part of their success. That's one reason players are still upset Commissioner Roger Goodell has floated the idea of abolishing kickoffs altogether.

Baltimore Ravens return specialist Jacoby Jones, who returned two kickoffs for touchdowns this season, said if the league gets rid of the electrifying ...

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