The Patriots have rewarded PK Stephen Gostkowski with a four-year contract extension that will pay him nearly $14 million, according to the Boston Herald.
The extension will take effect next season and run through 2014. Gostkowski signed his restricted free-agent tender during the offseason, which provides for a salary of $1.759 million this season.
The Pro Bowl placekicker will receive $5 million in guaranteed money under terms of the extension, according to the Herald.
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