Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 1/1/12

Veteran tight end Tony Gonzalez believes he has another year left in the tank. So do the Atlanta Falcons.

Gonzalez, 35, signed a one-year, $7 million contract extension through 2012 on Sunday.

In the midst of his finest season since arriving in Atlanta in 2009, Gonzalez has reeled in 79 receptions for 867 yards and seven touchdowns in 2011.

Selected to the Pro Bowl for the 12th time in his 15-year career, Gonzalez moved past Marvin Harrison (1,102) and Cris Carter (1,101) to sit second all-time with 1,148 receptions this season.

Jerry Rice is comfortably ahead at 1,549.

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