Embed This Stephen Gostkowski

Kicker Age: 33 Exp: 12 Years
Drafted: Round 4 (#118 overall), 2006 College: Memphis Agent(s): CAA Sports



  • Current Contract

    Stephen Gostkowski signed a 4 year, $17,200,000 contract with the New England Patriots, including a $6,000,000 signing bonus, $10,100,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $4,300,000. In 2017, Gostkowski will earn a base salary of $2,700,000, a roster bonus of $200,000 and a workout bonus of $100,000, while carrying a cap hit of $4,500,000 and a dead cap value of $5,800,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $17,200,000
    Signing Bonus $6,000,000
    Average Salary $4,300,000
    Total Guarantees $10,100,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $10,100,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Workout Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2015 Contract details by year 31 $1,800,000 $1,500,000 $200,000 $100,000 $3,600,000 $10,200,000 $8,100,000($8,100,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $10,200,0002015 Cap Savings: $-6,600,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $10,200,0002015 Cap Savings: $-6,600,000 Post-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $5,700,0002016 Dead Cap: $4,500,0002015 Cap Savings: $-2,100,000 Post-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $5,700,0002016 Dead Cap: $4,500,0002015 Cap Savings: $-2,100,000
    2016 Contract details by year 32 $2,300,000 $1,500,000 $200,000 $100,000 $4,100,000 $6,900,000 $2,607,002($10,707,002)
    Pre-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $6,900,0002016 Cap Savings: $-2,800,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $4,500,0002016 Cap Savings: $-400,000 Post-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $3,900,0002017 Dead Cap: $3,000,0002016 Cap Savings: $200,000 Post-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $1,500,0002017 Dead Cap: $3,000,0002016 Cap Savings: $2,600,000
    2017 Contract details by year 33 $2,700,000 $1,500,000 $200,000 $100,000 $4,500,000 $5,800,000 $3,000,000($13,707,002)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $5,800,0002017 Cap Savings: $-1,300,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $3,100,0002017 Cap Savings: $1,400,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $4,300,0002018 Dead Cap: $1,500,0002017 Cap Savings: $200,000 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $1,600,0002018 Dead Cap: $1,500,0002017 Cap Savings: $2,900,000

    Potential Out: 2018, 3 yr, $13,707,002; $1,500,000 dead cap

    2018 Contract details by year 34 $3,200,000 $1,500,000 $200,000 $100,000 $5,000,000 $1,500,000 $3,500,000($17,207,002)
    Pre-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $1,500,0002018 Cap Savings: $3,500,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $1,500,0002018 Cap Savings: $3,500,000 Post-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $1,500,0002019 Dead Cap: $02018 Cap Savings: $3,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $1,500,0002019 Dead Cap: $02018 Cap Savings: $3,500,000
    2019 Free Agent Year 35 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $10.1M guaranteed (signing bonus + 2015, 2016 salaries)
    • Annual Per Game Bonus: $12,500 ($200,000)
    • Annual Workout Bonus: $100,000

    Previous Contracts

    2015-2015Franchise Tag

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $4,590,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $4,590,000
    Guaranteed $4,590,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2015 31 $4,590,000 - - $4,590,000 $4,590,000
    2016 Free agent year 32 UFA  
    • Amount represents 120% of his 2014 cap
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $275,000 - - - - - - $275,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $360,000 - - - - - - $360,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $445,000 - - - - - - $445,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $1,100,000 $4,000,000 - - - - - $5,100,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $1,700,000 - - $100,000 - - - $1,800,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $2,100,000 - - $100,000 - - - $2,200,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 - - $100,000 - - - $2,600,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $2,900,000 - - $100,000 - - - $3,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,800,000 $6,000,000 $200,000 $100,000 - - - $8,100,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $2,300,000 - $200,000 $100,000 - - $7,002 $2,607,002
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $2,700,000 - $200,000 $100,000 - - - $3,000,000
    11 seasons $18,180,000 $10,000,000 $600,000 $700,000 - - $7,002 $29,487,002
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $3,200,000 - $200,000 $100,000 - - - $3,500,000
    $21,380,000 $10,000,000 $800,000 $800,000 - - $7,002 $32,987,002
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Stephen Gostkowski ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season GA GP Snaps FG Att FG Made FG % PAT Att PAT Made PAT %
    2017 9 9 107 25 22 88 26 25 0.9615384615384616
    2016 16 16 176 32 27 84.4 49 46 0.9387755102040817
    2015 16 16 189 36 33 91.7 52 52 1
    2014 16 16 187 37 35 94.6 51 51 1
    2013 16 16 184 41 38 92.7 44 44 1
    2012 16 16 213 35 29 82.9 66 66 1
    2011 16 16 33 28 84.8 59 59 1
    2010 8 8 13 10 76.9 26 26 1
    2009 16 16 31 26 83.9 47 47 1
    2008 16 16 40 36 90 40 40 1
    2007 16 16 24 21 87.5 74 74 1
    2006 16 16 26 20 76.9 43 43 1