Check out this video of a kicker at a high school in Spokane, who made a 67-YARD FIELD GOAL on Thursday. The NFL record is 63 yards, but the high school record is actually 68 yards, and the college record is 69. has an article explaining why it's harder to kick long field goals in the NFL.  Apparently, NFL kickers have to use brand new balls, which don't go as far as footballs that have been broken in.