Stephen Gostkowski K NE 12 Days

Gostkowski made three of his four field goal attempts en route to a 13-point effort in Sunday's 37-22 win over the Bills,

The miss was Gostkowski's first of the season (on 17 attempts) and he currently slots in as the NFL's top scorer among kickers, with 64 points through six games.

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Gostkowski made all five of his field goal attempts en route to a 19-point effort in Sunday's 43-17 win over the Bengals.

The Patriots' offense rebounded in Week 5, giving Gostkowski an opportunity to bounce back from the two-point game he had in Week 4 against the Chiefs. Overall, he has made all 13 of his field goal attempts and leads NFL kickers with 51 points through his first five games.

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Gostkowski recorded just two extra points in Monday's 41-14 loss to the Chiefs.

Gostkowski came into Week 4 averaging 10 points a game, but the Patriots' offense was brutal Monday, leading to the kicker's dud. While the team's offense has sputtered of late, Gostkowski has been accurate when given a chance thus far, having made all eight of his field goal attempts.

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Gostkowski made all three of his field goal attempts in Sunday's 16-9 win over the Raiders, en route to a 10-point effort in the contest.

Through three games, Gostkowski, generally one of the league's most reliable kicking options, is averaging 10 points per contest.

Stephen Gostkowski K NE 1 Month

Gostkowski made all three of his field goal attempts in Sunday's 30-7 win over the Vikings, en route to a 12-point effort.

Gostkowski, who now has scored 20 points over the Patriots' first two games, continues to help fantasy owners out more often than not while working behind the Patriots' offense.

Stephen Gostkowski K NE 2 Months

Gostkowski made both of his field goal attempts en route to an eight-point effort in Sunday's 33-20 loss to the Dolphins.

Gostkowski, who connected from 47 and 45 yards out on Sunday, is coming off a 2013 season in which he recorded a league-high 158 points. In spite of the team's disappointing defeat in Week 1, while kicking behind the Patriots' offense, Gostkowski remains one of the more reliable fantasy kicking options available.

Stephen Gostkowski K NE 2 Months

Gostkowski made all three of his field goal attempts (from 47, 60 and 21 yards out) en route to a 12-point effort in Friday's preseason win over the Panthers.

The longest field goal Gostkowski has made made in a regular season contest was from 54 yards, but in Friday's preseason contest, he was given a chance to make the 60-yard attempt. While such opportunities are rare when the games count, what is worth noting is that Gostkowski approaches the coming season healthy, on the heels of notching a league-high 158 points in 2013. He also led NFL kickers in points (with 153) in 2012 and remains among the top fantasy options at his position, while working behind the Patriots' offense.

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Stephen Gostkowski has made just 2-of-5 field goals through two preseason games.

Gostkowski has converted from 34 and 39 yards out, but has missed from 44, 50, and 53. Coach Bill Belichick says the whole field-goal unit "needs to be better," but insisted he has full confidence in Gostkowski. He's the only kicker in Patriots camp, so there is no competition for the job. Gostkowski is scheduled to make $2.5 million this season, so he needs to be a lot better.

Stephen Gostkowski K NE Jan 27 '13

ESPN Boston wonders if the Patriots will bring in competition for K Stephen Gostkowski this offseason.

Gostkowski has shown a steady leg in his time with the Patriots, but his salary is on the rise. He currently has the fourth-highest base salary on the team's books for 2013 at $2.5 million. For how accurate Gostkowski has been, he isn't asked to make too many tough kicks. He has attempted just ten kicks from 50-plus yards out in his seven-year career.

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The Patriots worked out free agent kickers Billy Cundiff, Neil Rackers and Graham Gano Wednesday.

The Pats are putting Stephen Gostkowski on notice even though he's drained all seven of his field-goal attempts the past four weeks, and is 17-of-20 on the year. More than likely, coach Bill Belichick is just compiling an emergency list in case Gostkowski struggles again later in the season. Gostkowski has been very reliable throughout most of his seven-year career, converting 84.5 percent of his field-goal tries.