New England Patriots have set veteran kicker Stephen Gostkowski.
In order to make him available for the 2020 season, gostkowski will require surgery for a left-hip harm.
According to reports, the Patriots worked out kickers on Wednesday, among them with Kai Forbath.
Matthew Wright was a part of this workout.
Gostkowski is currently in his 14th year as the kicker of New England however he struggled this season, overlooking four efforts in 15 attempts. He made efforts.
The 35-year-old has aided the Patriots win three Super Bowls since the team selected him for a substitute.
Whoever the next man is that comes in here, he does not need to try to be Steve, does not need to attempt to be Adam Vinatieri, Patriots special teams captain Matthew Slater explained.
He just wants to be himself. Hell be here for a reason, which reason is that coach Bill Belichick believes hes going to give us the best chance to help this team win.
Gostkowski has created 374-of-428 field-goal efforts (87.4 per cent) in his career, for example 25-of-35 in 50-plus yards. Hes a four-time Pro Bowl selection and was selected first-team All-Pro at 2015 and 2008. He hasnt missed a game.