The New England Patriots and kicker Stephen Gostkowski have beat the franchise tag deadline, reportedly agreeing on a long-term contract.
Leading up to the NFL Draft, Scott Zolak and Marc Bertrand dig deep into the Patriots draft history and rank the best players Belichick has chosen in a given round.
The New England Patriots placed their franchise tag on kicker Stephen Gostkowski on Monday, making safety Devin McCourty a free agent.
The Patriots have applied the franchise tag on kicker Stephen Gostkowski.
The glow of winning the Super Bowl may not yet be fully faded, but in NFL front offices around the league, the 2015 season has begun.
If Super Bowl XLIX comes down to a field goal, Stephen Gostkowski is ready.
The Patriots made it look easy in advancing to their sixth Super Bowl of the Belichick/Brady era.
A resilient New England team did what was necessary to beat Baltimore.
Baltimore made its reputation on defense, but its kicking game is also pretty good.
Quarterback Tom Brady played well this season, but the Patriots wouldn’t have a 12-4 record without these contributors.