With his booming leg, Hopkins is considered this year's top NFL prospect after pumping home 22 of 27 field goal tries in 2011. The previous year he hit a game-winning 55-yarder against Clemson.
As a walk-on redshirt freshman, Hunnicutt beat out more experienced teammates to become the Sooners' primary placekicker. Successful on 21 of 24 field goal attempts, he nailed a 53-yarder at Kansas State.
Taking over for departed All-America Alex Henery, Maher filled his shoes by earning first-team All--Big Ten honors as both a kicker and punter (44.5-yard average). He made 19 of 23 field goals, including a careerlong 51-yarder against Michigan.