Gostkowski tied a career-best four field goal day Sunday when he successfully connected on kicks from 30, 38, 34 and 40 yards. He finished a perfect 4-of-4, with one PAT.
It was Gostkowski's kickoffs which sealed the honor. On six kickoffs, three reached the endzone, and two resulted in touchbacks. He has managed 15 touchbacks from 49 kickoffs this season.
Gostkowski's kickoffs helped the Patriots keep dangerous kick returner Ted Ginn under wraps. Ginn entered Sunday's game with 14 returns for 489 yards (34.9 avg.) on the season. On Sunday Ginn finished with 4 returns for 97 yards (24.2 avg.)
Gostkowski's 73 points rank second overall for scoring this season, and have him on pace to finish slightly behind his 148 from last season. With the four kicks form Sunday, Gostkowski now has 94 field goals, passing former Patriot Tony Franklin's 93 which he kicked from 1984-87.
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