Adam Vinatieri Returning For 2016 Season, Expects To Talk New Deal With Colts At Some Point

Colts veteran K Adam Vinatieri tells the Indianapolis Star that he plans to continue playing in 2016 and possibly beyond that. “Not only a season, but Lord willing, a couple of years,” Vinatieri said. “There will come a time when it’s over for me. I don’t think that time is yet. I enjoy playing. I enjoy doing my thing.” Vinatieri added that he plans to speak with the...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Adam Vinatieri: Rooting For Patriots In AFC Title Game Was ‘No-Brainer’

SAN FRANCISCO — It’s hard to believe, but Adam Vinatieri has worn an Indianapolis Colts jersey for the same amount of the years that he was with the New England Patriots. That means the last time the Super Bowl hero was a Patriot was all the way back in 2005. However, just because it’s been a decade since Vinatieri called New England home doesn’t mean he’s forgotten...
10 days ago  |  Discuss

From O'Brien to Vinatieri, Super Bowl's most crucial kicks

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) When the Super Bowl comes down to the kicker, all eyes are on the smallest, least athletic guy on the field. There's only been one win-or-lose field-goal attempt in the first 49 years. Three other tie games were decided by a kicker who had the protection of overtime in case he missed. Many NFL fans and players hate to see games determined by a kicker's foot...
Via Associated Press
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Colts Would Like To Re-Sign K Adam Vinatieri

Colts owner Jim Irsay said he would like to re-sign impending free agent K Adam Vinatieri. “We’d like to retain Adam. He is still kicking at a high level. He really takes care of himself,” said Irsay, via Mike Chappell of CBS 4 Indianapolis. “Him and Pat McAfee really complement each other. Obviously that’s been one of the strengths of our football team.” “We’d like...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Adam Vinatieri named to NFL's 'Super Bowl 50 Golden Team'

Indianapolis Colts kicker Adam Vinatieri's history of clutch performances on the game's biggest stage has earned him a spot on the NFL's 'Super Bowl 50 Golden Team.'Vinatieri was the only unanimous selection and the only active player chosen by Pro Football Hall of Fame Board of Selectors. The Golden Team honors the best career performances at each position in Super Bowl history...
Via Fox Sports
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Vinatieri is unanimous pick for Super Bowl 50 Golden Team

CANTON, Ohio -- It's pretty clear that Adam Vinatieri is the greatest Super Bowl kicker ever.Voters for the Pro Football Hall of Fame inductions have selected 22 Pro Football Hall of Famers for the Super Bowl 50 Golden Team, and Colts kicker Adam Vinatieri made the cut.More than that, he was the squad's only unanimous selection.Vinatieri also was one of 10 players who earned four...
Via Associated Press
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Stephen Gostkowski shoulders blame for Pats loss but shouldn't

Stephen Gostkowski’s missed extra point loomed large in the final minutes of the New England Patriots’ AFC Championship Game loss. The Patriots trailed by eight points for the final 10 minutes of the fourth quarter and had three opportunities to score on the Denver Broncos in the red zone Sunday. The Patriots elected to try for touchdowns rather than field goals, and when they...
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Tom Brady Plays 31st Playoff Game, Breaks Adam Vinatieri’s NFL Record

Tom Brady broke another NFL record just by stepping on the field Sunday. The New England Patriots quarterback’s appearance in the AFC Championship Game against the Denver Broncos was his 31st playoff game, breaking the NFL’s all-time record for most postseason games previously held by his former teammate, kicker Adam Vinatieri. It’s a pretty remarkable achievement for Brady...
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Adam Vinatieri desreves a Hall of Fame ballot

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit Bill Belichick and Tom Brady get a lot of credit for four Super Bowl wins, and rightfully...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

Vinatieri randomly drug tested day after 53-yd field goal

  As is common practice in the NFL, Adam Vinatieri was selected for a random drug test Monday.Or was it random? The 41-year-old Indianapolis Colts kicker, who’s the oldest player in the NFL, just so happened to nail a 53-yard field goal in Indy’s AFC wild-card win over the Cincinnati Bengals the day before receiving the notice. Colts punter Pat McAfee pointed out...
January 05, 2015  |  Discuss

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