"We think we have a young guy with the talent to go to the Pro Bowl," general manager A.J. Smith said earlier this year.
Scifres is in his third NFL season and currently ranks sixth among the 32 team punters with a 39.1 net average.
Last year, he was named a first alternate to the AFC Pro Bowl squad after finishing the season ranked third in the NFL with a 38.4-yard net punting average.
"He is a weapon," head coach Marty Schottenheimer added.