Bills, PK Lindell agree to extension

Posted Feb. 07, 2012 @ 12:41 p.m.
Posted By PFW staff

Updated 12:41 p.m. ET on Tuesday, Feb. 7

The Bills agreed to a contract extension with PK Rian Lindell, who was set to become a free agent, the team announced on Tuesday.

WGR-550 in Buffalo reported on Sunday that Lindell's new contract is a four-year deal worth $11 million.

Lindell, a 12-year veteran, has kicked for Buffalo since 2003. He missed his first game since 2000 when he had to go on injured reserve this past season with a shoulder injury.

In eight games in 2011, Lindell was 13-of-15 on field goals with a long of 49 yards. He also had 12 touchbacks out of 43 kickoffs and converted all 25 extra-point attempts.