Feb 2, 2014; East Rutherford, NJ, USA; Seattle Seahawks kicker Steven Hauschka (4) makes a field goal against the Denver Broncos during the first quarter in Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports

Seahawks re-sign Steven Hauschka with 3-year deal

The Seahawks have agreed to a 3-year deal with Steven Hauschka. The deal is worth more than $9 million, according to NFL.com’s Ian Rapoport.

Seattle decided weeks ago not to give Hauschka a franchise tag, and instead agreed on a deal which should keep the kicker in Seattle until 2017.

Hauschka was extremely accurate last season, converting 33 of his 35 field-goal attempts.

Pro Football Focus noted that his performance in 2013 made him the league’s No. 5 overall kicker.

The Seattle P-I said that Hauschka’s 89.1 percent accuracy rate on field goals makes him the most accurate kicker in Seahawks history. He has been with the team since 2011.

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