Connolly retires from the NFL. It’s important to me to leave the game healthy. I’m able to be here for my kids and walk away on my own terms. I feel like I got everything I could out of football in playing ten years, winning a Super Bowl, and playing alongside some truly great players.

Highest-paid NFL kicker

Patriots kicker Gostkowski signs a four-year $17.2 million contract and becomes the highest-paid kicker in the League.