Gonzalez catches pass in 200th straight game

Updated: October 7, 2013, 9:31 PM ET
Associated Press

ATLANTA -- Atlanta Falcons tight end Tony Gonzalez has become only the second player in NFL history to catch a pass in 200 consecutive games.

Gonzalez reached the milestone with a 6-yard reception on the fourth play of the Falcons' game against the New York Jets on Monday night.

The 37-year-old Gonzalez joins Jerry Rice as the only players to reach the 200-game milestone. The San Francisco 49ers great holds the record with a catch in 274 consecutive games.


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