Stephen Gostkowski wins AFC Special Teams Player of the Week

Ryan Hannable
December 07, 2016 - 4:50 am

[caption id="attachment_94945" align="alignright" width="150"]Stephen Gostkowski Stephen Gostkowski[/caption] FOXBORO -- Another AFC weekly award for the Patriots. Following his 4-for-4 performance on Sunday against the Rams, Stephen Gostkowski was named the AFC's Special Teams Player of the Week. Of his four field goals, three of which were from 40 yards or longer. It was his 11th career game with at least four field goals, and it marked the third time in his career that has mas been successful on three field goals of 40 or more yards in a single game. For the season, Gostkowski is 20-for-24 on field goals this season. It's the eighth time this season that a Patriots player has earned an NFL honor. For more Patriots news, visit