Patriots make kicker Stephen Gostkowski their franchise player

The New England Patriots have made kicker Stephen Gostkowski their franchise player, according to ESPN. Gostkowski was assigned a $4.125 million tender. Gostkowski ranks first on theĀ  Patriots' all-time scoring list. Gostkowski is a two-time Pro Bowl selection. Gostkowski went 35 for 37 on field goals last season. Follow me on Twitter: @RavensInsider Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun
Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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