Patriots Gostkowski injured

New England Patriots kicker Stephen Gostkowski experienced tightness in his thigh while warming up before the 34-14 loss to the Cleveland Browns Sunday. By the second quarter, Gostkowski was out of the game, and receiver Wes Welker kicked an extra point and handled kickoffs.

Gostkowski had an MRI yesterday, and while coach Bill Belichick said he did not have an update on his status, Comcast SportsNet New England reported Gostkowski will be out at least two weeks and the team is expected to sign Shayne Graham to fill in.

The Patriots have a big game Sunday night against the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Gostkowski was drafted in the fourth round in 2006.

Topics: Patriots, Patriots Kicker Injured, Stephen Gostkowski

Want more from The Jet Press?  
Subscribe to FanSided Daily for your morning fix. Enter your email and stay in the know.

7 hours ago

Potential Pro’s and Con’s of Chris Johnson becoming a New York Jet

12 hours ago

Chris Johnson: Jets’ Fans Reactions via Twitter

19 hours ago

Welcome To The New York Jets, Chris Johnson