How much does New York Giants kicker Will Allen cost?
NFL free agency is fast approaching, but who knows how much the New York Jets kicker will cost in free agency.
Allen was the first player drafted by the Jets and will be the team’s franchise player.
He was selected by the franchise in 2008 and played his first seven NFL seasons with the team.
The New York native missed all but one game in 2015, making a career-high 54 field goals.
Allen has made more field goals in 2016 than any other kicker in NFL history.
In 2017, Allen was named the NFC Offensive Player of the Year.
Allen, 30, has made 41 of his 45 career field goals from 30 or more yards, including two game-winning kicks.
He is a career 52.6 percent field goal kicker from 25 yards or longer.
Allen averaged more than 80 yards per kick during the 2016 season, including a career high 56.9 percent on the season.
He tied for the NFL lead with seven field goals of 50-plus yards.
Allen is also a career 65.8 percent field-goal kicker.
Allen made his first career field goal on Jan. 23, 2018, against the Detroit Lions.
The Jets are expected to give Allen a one-year contract worth $2.9 million.