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  Titans | Stephen Gostkowski has nightmare game    Tue Sep 15, 02:10 AM

Tennessee Titans PK Stephen Gostkowski booted the game-winning field goal in Week 1 against the Denver Broncos, but he also missed three field goals and an extra point. He had six seasons previously where he missed three or fewer field goals before this egg laying.

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  Titans | Stephen Gostkowski terms    Thu Sep 3, 06:49 PM

Updating a previous story, free-agent PK Stephen Gostkowski (Patriots) signed a one-year deal with the Tennessee Titans Thursday, Sept. 3. The deal is worth $2.75 million with a max value of $3.25 million

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  Titans | Stephen Gostkowski joins Titans    Thu Sep 3, 09:17 AM

Free-agent PK Stephen Gostkowski (Patriots) agreed to an undisclosed deal with the Tennessee Titans Thursday, Sept. 3.

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  Titans | Stephen Gostkowski works out    Sat Aug 29, 08:45 PM

Free-agent PK Stephen Gostkowski (Patriots) worked out for the Tennessee Titans Saturday, Aug. 29.

Footballguys view: Stephen Hauschka also visited the team. The Titans don't seem to be satisfied with what they've seen from Greg Joseph and Tucker McCann in camp. They were last in field goal attempts last year, a reflection of how shaky their kicker situation has been.

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  Titans | Tennessee to consider Stephen Gostkowski?    Wed Jul 8, 03:16 PM

Free-agent PK Stephen Gostkowski (Patriots) could be an option for the Tennessee Titans, according to general manager Jon Robinson.

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  NFL | Stephen Gostkowski expects to find a team    Sun May 10, 01:11 PM

Free-agent PK Stephen Gostkowski (Patriots) said he expects to sign with a team around training camp since no team is allowed to practice at this point.

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  NFL | Stephen Gostkowski not ready to retire    Thu Apr 9, 02:19 PM

Unrestricted free-agent PK Stephen Gostkowski (Patriots) intends to play in 2020, provided there is a season. 'I'm not ready to just hang it up,' Gostkowski, 36, said. 'I'm gonna try to play. It's going to be tough to show teams what I can do right now or work out or do a physical, but I'm not too worried about it. I'm not concerned. I kind of take things day by day.'

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski let go    Mon Mar 23, 03:34 PM

New England Patriots PK Stephen Gostkowski was released Monday, March 23, according to a source.

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski could be cut loose    Sun Feb 23, 08:19 PM

New England Patriots PK Stephen Gostkowski (hip) has one year remaining on his contract, but he is 36 years old and coming off hip surgery. Releasing him would free up nearly $3.5 million in salary cap space.

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski placed on IR    Thu Oct 3, 12:56 AM

New England Patriots K Stephen Gostkowski (hip) was officially placed on the Reserve/Injured list on Wednesday, Oct. 2.

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski update    Wed Oct 2, 03:42 PM

Updating a previous story, New England Patriots K Stephen Gostkowski (hip) was diagnosed with a left hip injury that will require season-ending surgery, according to a source Wednesday, Oct. 2. Gostkowski is expected to be ready for the beginning of the 2020 season.

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski to be placed on IR    Wed Oct 2, 02:32 PM

New England Patriots PK Stephen Gostkowski (undisclosed) will be placed on the Reserve/Injured list, according to a source.

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski stays with Pats    Tue Apr 9, 06:04 PM

Free-agent PK Stephen Gostkowski (Patriots) was re-signed to a two-year deal by the New England Patriots Tuesday, April 9. Financial terms were not disclosed.

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  49ers | Stephen Gostkowski interests Niners    Tue Apr 9, 12:33 PM

Free-agent PK Stephen Gostkowski (Patriots) is drawing some interest from the San Francisco 49ers, a source said Tuesday, April 9.

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  Patriots | Steven Gostkowski, Pats at standstill    Tue Apr 2, 12:07 PM

Free-agent PK Stephen Gostkowski and his negotiations with the New England Patriots are quiet at the moment, a source said Tuesday, April 2. Money is an issue between the two sides, the source added, but there is still ample time to get a deal done.

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski talking with Pats    Thu Mar 21, 06:54 PM

Free-agent PK Stephen Gostkowski (Patriots) is making progress in contract talks with the New England Patriots. Gostkowski has also received interest from other teams.

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  Patriots | New England not expected to use tag    Tue Mar 5, 02:26 PM

New England Patriots impending free-agent DE Trey Flowers and PK Stephen Gostkowski are not expected to receive the franchise tag before the deadline Tuesday, March 5, according to sources.

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski likely to return    Sun Feb 24, 12:23 PM

New England Patriots PK and pending free agent Stephen Gostkowski appears likely to remain with the team, either via the franchise tag or a multiyear deal.

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski a tag candidate    Mon Feb 18, 07:20 PM

New England Patriots impending free-agent PK Stephen Gostkowski will be a candidate for the franchise tag if the two sides are not able to agree to a long-term extension over the next few weeks.

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski off injury report    Wed Feb 1, 07:24 PM

New England Patriots PK Stephen Gostkowski (illness) has been removed from the injury report for Super Bowl LI.

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski practices Saturday    Sun Jan 29, 11:11 AM

New England Patriots PK Stephen Gostkowski (illness) returned to practice Saturday, Jan. 28.

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski sits again    Fri Jan 27, 04:33 PM

New England Patriots PK Stephen Gostkowski (illness) did not participate in practice Friday, Jan. 27.

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski misses practice    Thu Jan 26, 05:28 PM

New England Patriots PK Stephen Gostkowski (illness) was not at practice Thursday, Jan. 26, due to an illness that has spread through New England's locker room.

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski makes history    Sun Dec 25, 02:20 PM

New England Patriots K Stephen Gostkowski kicked his 300th career field goal Saturday, Dec. 24, against the New York Jets. He is the 30th NFL player to reach 300 career field goals. His 300 field goals are fifth among active NFL players.

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski has been perfect    Tue Nov 17, 06:38 PM

New England Patriots PK Stephen Gostkowski is a perfect 21-for-21 on field goals this year and has made all 34 of his extra points, as well. He is the only kicker to be perfect on all of his kicks in 2015.

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski continues streak     Fri Oct 30, 12:49 PM

New England Patriots PK Stephen Gostkowski connected on his 26th straight field goal in the Week 8 win over the Miami Dolphins Thursday, Oct. 29, breaking Adam Vinatieri's franchise record. Gostkowski has also converted 50 straight field goal attempts at home.

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski signs long-term deal    Wed Jul 15, 02:18 PM

New England Patriots PK Stephen Gostkowski agreed to terms with the Patriots Wednesday, July 15, on a four-year deal worth around $17 million.

Footballguys view: Arguably the best kicker in the league, Gostkowski is now the highest-paid at his position. He had already signed his one-year franchise tender, but the two sides were able to work out a long-term agreement. His current ADP is K1 (13.02) in 12-team PPR leagues.

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski signs tender    Fri Mar 6, 05:48 PM

New England Patriots franchise free-agent PK Stephen Gostkowski has signed his tender offer, according to a source.

Footballguys view: The tag is worth $4.59 million, and this gives him a one-year guarantee. Gostkowski loses leverage in long-term negotiations with this move.

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski receives tag    Mon Mar 2, 02:53 PM

New England Patriots PK Stephen Gostkowski received the franchise tag Monday, March 2, according to a source.

Footballguys view: This move isn't uncommon for the Patriots. They placed the franchise tag on former kicker Adam Vinatieri twice (2002, 2005) during his time in New England. As a franchise kicker, Gostkowski will be paid $4.5 million this season, which is 120 percent of his 2014 salary-cap charge. The Patriots could alter that number if they're able to sign Gostkowski to a long-term deal.

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski unlikely for tag    Tue Feb 17, 01:38 PM

New England Patriots impending free-agent PK Stephen Gostkowski is unlikely to receive the franchise tag because impending free-agent FS Devin McCourty is a better candidate for it.

Footballguys view: However, if McCourty signs a long-term deal, Gostkowski could receive the tag, which runs at a price of around $3.75 million this year.

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski may be tag candidate    Sun Feb 15, 12:36 PM

New England Patriots impending free-agent PK Stephen Gostkowski could be a candidate for the franchise tag if the two-sides are not able to reach an agreement on a new contract.

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski boots long FG    Fri Aug 22, 08:49 PM

New England Patriots PK Stephen Gostkowski connected for a 60-yard field goal to close out the first half of the preseason game against the Carolina Panthers.

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  Patriots | Outstanding special teams in 2013    Wed Jan 29, 09:50 PM

The New England Patriots thrived under special teams coach Scott O'Brien, finishing ranked first among special teams units. Special teams captain Matt Slater was selected to the Pro Bowl, PK Stephen Gostkowski had another strong year, and rookie P Ryan Allen was solid replacing the departed P Zoltan Mesko.

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski added to Pro Bowl    Sun Jan 19, 10:34 PM

New England Patriots PK Stephen Gostkowski will play in the 2014 Pro Bowl in place of Denver Broncos PK Matt Prater.

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski could punt again    Wed Jan 15, 05:04 AM

New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick did not dismiss the possibility of K Stephen Gostkowski assuming the punting duties once again, or a free agent punter being added if P Ryan Allen (shoulder), who injured his right shoulder in the Colts game, is unable to go. Speculation is Belichick would add a punter.

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  Packers | Mason Crosby finishing regular season strong    Wed Dec 18, 03:29 AM

Green Bay Packers PK Mason Crosby has made 5-of-7 attempts from 50 yards and beyond, including two 57-yard field goals this season. Overall, he's converted a career-best 88.2 percent (30-of-34) of his attempts. Earlier this month, Crosby set the NFL record for most points by a player in his first seven seasons, breaking former Indianapolis Colts PK Mike Vanderjagt's mark of 874 points. Crosby now has 887 points. With two games remaining, he is on pace for the third 140-point season of his career. He would join David Akers (2008, 2010-11) and Stephen Gostkowski (2008, 2011-12) as the only players in league history to do so.

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  Ravens | Justin Tucker continues hot streak    Sat Nov 30, 03:03 AM

Baltimore Ravens PK Justin Tucker has connected on 27 consecutive field goals, including the ones made during Thursday's 22-20 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers. That is the longest active streak in the NFL, ahead of the New England Patriots' Stephen Gostkowski (21 field goals) and the Seattle Seahawks' Steven Hauschka (15).

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  Patriots | Could add competition for Stephen Gostkowski    Sun Jan 27, 01:14 PM

The New England Patriots could consider adding a young kicker this offseason to compete with PK Stephen Gostkowski during training camp.

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  Patriots | Two players fined    Fri Jan 18, 06:14 PM

New England Patriots SS Steve Gregory and PK Stephen Gostkowski have each been fined $15,750 for unnecessary roughness in the team's Divisional Round playoff game.

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski's job in jeopardy?    Wed Oct 31, 11:55 PM

The New England Patriots brought in free-agent PKs Billy Cundiff (Redskins), Graham Gano (Redskins) and Neil Rackers (Redskins) for workouts Wednesday, Oct. 31. It's uncertain if either is a serious threat to PK Stephen Gostkowski, or just being look at in the event of an emergency.

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski clutch in Week 7    Sun Oct 21, 11:01 PM

New England Patriots PK Stephen Gostkowski kicked the game-tying 43-yard field goal to force overtime in Week 7 against the New York Jets, and then he knocked through the game-winner in OT from 48 yards out. 'Steve came through big. He hit some big kicks and he kicked off well. Yup, did a good job,' head coach Bill Belichick said.

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski usually clutch     Mon Sep 17, 09:03 AM

New England Patriots PK Stephen Gostkowski had made 38 straight fourth-quarter, regular-season field goals prior to missing a potential game-winning kick in Week 2.

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski misses GW FG    Mon Sep 17, 12:28 AM

New England Patriots PK Stephen Gostkowski had four field goals (46, 34, 51, 53) in Week 2 against the Arizona Cardinals. However, he misfired badly on the game-winning field goal at the end of regulation from 42 yards out to give the Cardinals the huge upset. 'I felt good going out there and it wasn't the smoothest hit, and I looked up and I saw it was left, and you know, sometimes the ball just doesn't fly your way,' Gostkowski said.

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski awaits his big chance    Wed Feb 1, 01:50 AM

New England Patriots PK Stephen Gostkowski is hopeful to get his chance at a clutch kick in Super Bowl XLVI against the New York Giants Sunday, Feb. 5. 'I just wanna win,' Gostkowski said Tuesday, Jan. 31. 'I want to be able to call myself a champion. If I get to make a big play, even better.'

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski outstanding in fourth quarter    Sun Nov 6, 09:49 PM

New England Patriots PK Stephen Gostkowski booted two field goals in Week 9 against the New York Giants, including a successful 45-yard make in the fourth quarter. He has made 34 straight fourth quarter field goals.

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski not worried about Heinz Field turf    Sat Oct 29, 01:28 AM

New England Patriots PK Stephen Gostkowski isn't worried about kicking on the turf at Heinz Field in Week 8 against the Pittsburgh Steelers. 'Everything gets a little blown out of proportion,' Gostkowski said. 'Our field, when we had grass, was tough to kick in too.' He will have an extra left-footed cleat with longer spikes if the footing is shaky Sunday, Oct. 30.

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski says quadriceps fine    Thu Jun 9, 02:49 PM

New England Patriots PK Stephen Gostkowski (quadriceps) said the quadriceps injury he suffered during the season is healed and he has been able to kick normally during the offseason.

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  Patriots | Zoltan Mesko, Stephen Gostkowski worked out     Sun Jun 5, 02:26 PM

New England Patriots P Zoltan Mesko said that he has worked out with PK Stephen Gostkowski at times during the lockout.

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski making progress    Wed Feb 16, 10:50 AM

New England Patriots PK Stephen Gostkowski (quadriceps) said he is making good progress in his rehab from a quadriceps injury and is confident that he will not have lingering effects from the injury when he starts kicking again, reports Karen Guregian, of the Boston Herald.

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  Patriots | Stephen Gostkowski on schedule    Sun Jan 30, 05:05 PM

New England Patriots PK Stephen Gostkowski's (quadriceps) recovery is said to be on schedule and indications are that he will be ready for the start of next season, reports ESPNBoston.com's Mike Reiss.

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