The Patriots and kicker Stephen Gostkowski have agreed on a long-term deal.
The deal for is Gostkowski makes him the highest-paid kicker in the NFL. The deal is for four years and is worth $17.2 million.
Gostkowski had until 4pm today to get a deal done as he was tagged as the clubs franchise tag player.
The 31-year-old has been fantastic the last two seasons, hitting for 92.7 percent and 94.6 percent.