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Report: Detroit Lions to extend kicker Matt Prater's contract for 3 years

Matt Prater#5 of the Detroit Lions kicks the game winning field goal to defeat the Minnesota Vikings 16-13 at Ford Field on November 24, 2016 in Detroit, Michigan. (Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
Matt Prater#5 of the Detroit Lions kicks the game winning field goal to defeat the Minnesota Vikings 16-13 at Ford Field on November 24, 2016 in Detroit, Michigan. (Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

DETROIT – The Detroit Lions will be signing kicker Matt Prater to a three year contract extension, according to the NFL Network.

Ian Rapoport reported that the Lions resigning is worth $11.4 million. He also reported that Prater will get a $3.6 million signing bonus.

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