The new Yardbarker app is here! Install on your iPhone, iPad or Android device. You can also find us in Google Newsstand.


New England Patriots’ Stephen Gostkowski is Now the Highest-Paid NFL Kicker

Stephen Gostkowski #3 of the New England Patriots attempts a field goal during the first half at Ralph Wilson Stadium on October 12, 2014 in Orchard Park, New York. Gostkowski missed the attempt. (Mandatory Credit: Brett Carlsen/Getty Images) They may not be the star-players like quarterbacks, wide receivers or running backs, but kickers can also apparently make the big bucks in...
Via The Sports Journal
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Ravens kicker Justin Tucker a big fan of Stephen Gostkowski's new deal

The New England Patriots made Stephen Gostkowski the NFL's highest-paid kicker Wednesday, and it was music to the ears of Baltimore's Justin Tucker. Tucker greeted out congratulations when news of Gostkowski's rich new contract emerged, but you'd have to believe he was smiling ear-to-ear when he heard the dollar amounts -- $17.2 million over four years with a $6 million signing bonus...
Via Fox Sports
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots Make Stephen Gostkowski Highest-Paid Kicker in NFL

New England Patriots kicker Stephen Gostkowski secured a four-year, $17.2 million deal just hours before the franchise tag deadline approached. This makes him the highest-paid kicker in the NFL. The 31-year-old kicker has made 86.8 percent of his attempted field goals during his nine-year career. Additionally, Gostkowski had his two best seasons in 2013 and 2014, making 92.7 and...
Via Sportsnaut
19 days ago  |  Discuss

New England Patriots and Stephen Gostkowski Agree on Long Term Deal

The New England Patriots beat the July 15th at 4 pm deadline and signed thier franchise player Kicker Stephen Gostkowski.
Via CLNS Radio
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots and kicker Stephen Gostkowski reach agreement

The New England Patriots and kicker Stephen Gostkowski have reached an agreement on a four-year extension. The Patriots made sure to nail down this deal before the 4pm franchise tag deadline. According to a league source, the Patriots and kicker Stephen Gostkowski have reached agreement on a contract extension. — Christopher Gasper (@cgasper) July 15, 2015 Numbers now in...
Via EndZoneScore
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Patriots Sign K Stephen Gostkowski To A Four-Year Deal Worth $17.2M

Mike Reiss of ESPN Boston reports that the Patriots and franchise K Stephen Gostkowski have reached an agreement on a four-year contract worth around $17 million. Christopher Gasper first reported the agreement. Adam Schefter reports that the deal is worth $17.2 million. There hadn’t been a lot of buzz regarding a long-term deal between the Patriots ...The post Patriots Sign K...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Stephen Gostkowski Signs Patriots’ Franchise Tender For $4.59M

The New England Patriots are keeping Stephen Gostkowski around, and they’re reportedly paying him a handsome sum to do so. Four days after the team opted to place the franchise tag on Gostkowski, the Patriots kicker signed a franchise tender worth $4.59 million, a source told ESPN’s Field Yates on Friday. Gostkowski, who was named to his second straight...
March 06, 2015  |  Discuss

New England Patriots: Biggest needs this offseason (1/2)

It’s been a month since the New England Patriots won the Super Bowl, and preparations for next season are already underway. It’s the brilliance of the NFL offseason: soon after the final whistle blows on one season, the pressure is on to slap on franchise tags, pickup team options, and negotiate with RFAs. While MLBNetwork spends four months covering the not-so-hot stove, the...
March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch: Patriots Kicker Nails 60-Yard Field Goal

Stephen Gostkowski is widely regarded as one of the best kickers in the game, and for good reason. Just before the end of the first half in the New England Patriots’ “dress rehearsal” (third preseason game) against the Carolina Panthers, the 6-foot-1, 215-pound Baton Rouge, LA native showed off his powerful leg by nailing a 60-yard field goal. Photo Credit: If...
Via Gridiron Grit
August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Biggest surprise of the 2013 season: Stephen Gostkowski

I admit from the outset on this, in the pre-season, when coach Bill Belichick was having a “tryout” at punter between the incumbent Zoltan Mesko and rookie Ryan Allen, I shook my head and wondered to myself, “Why not Stephen Gostkowski?” Last year, Gostkowski’s field goal percentage was among the lowest of his career at just 82.9%, even though he had his second highest...
Via cover32 - Patriots
January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Patriots News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Adrian Beltre gets mad when assaulted after HR

Lindsey Vonn shows support for Tiger

Notre Dame doesn't need a conference

Rex takes jabs at Jets' management

Sanchez: It's 'crazy' to call Chip racist

Ronda Rousey calls out Cyborg

Five most underrated players in the NFL

Five potential NFL salary cap casualties this preseason

Winners and losers of the 2015 MLB trade deadline

Pirates do Pirates at deadline: Neat little moves

Mets acquire Cespedes from Tigers

Ranking the NFL’s 32 head coaches

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Follow Yardbarker