Robots Can’t Placekick Worth Beans April 22, 2010 | By Fritz Holznagel Veteran NFL kicker Joe Nedney took on a robot this week for the placekicking championship of the world. Nedney is 234 pounds and 77 inches tall. The robot, Ziggy, is an intimidating 340 pounds and 14 inches. Who prevailed? Let’s go to the tape.