Adam Vinatieri

Indianapolis Colts
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Indianapolis Colts
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Officially retires

Vinatieri announced his decision to retire from the NFL on Wednesday, Andrew Callahan of Boston Herald reports.

May 26, 2021 12:12 PM EST

Still rehabbing knee

Colts coach Frank Reich said Vinatieri continues to rehab his surgically repaired left knee, Joel A. Erickson of The Indianapolis Star reports.

Jul 29, 2020 2:48 PM EST

Unable to rehab effectively

Vinatieri wants to return for his 25th season, but rehab on his surgically-repaired knee has slowed, Tom Pelissero of NFL Network reports.

Apr 29, 2020 11:44 AM EST

Could play another season

Vinatieri (knee) was rehabbing at the Colts' facility earlier this offseason and hasn't ruled out playing in 2020, Zak Keefer of The Athletic reports.

Mar 31, 2020 8:46 AM EST

Future in Indianapolis murky

Vinatieri (knee), who is set to become an unrestricted free agent in March, is facing competition for the Colts' placekicker position from Chase McLaughlin, Mike Wells of reports.

Jan 17, 2020 9:49 AM EST

Placed on injured reserve

The Colts officially placed Vinatieri (knee) on injured reserve Monday.

Dec 9, 2019 4:13 PM EST

Hopeful to continue career

Vinatieri (knee) said Monday that he hopes to have "another chapter left" in his career, Mike Chappell of Fox 59 News Indianapolis reports.

Dec 9, 2019 11:13 AM EST

Done for season

Vinatieri is slated to undergo season-ending knee surgery, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports.

Dec 9, 2019 7:02 AM EST

Ruled out against Tampa Bay

Vinatieri (left knee) has been ruled out from playing in Sunday's game at Tampa Bay, Mike Wells of reports.

Dec 6, 2019 10:44 AM EST

Still waiting on MRI results

Vinatieri (knee), who sat out Thursday's practice, will await the results of the MRI he required earlier this week before his status for Sunday's game against the Buccaneers is determined, Andrew Walker of the Colts' official site reports.

Dec 5, 2019 3:41 PM EST

Dealing with sore knee

Vinatieri, who indicated that he's experiencing increased discomfort in his knee, won't kick at practice Thursday, Stephen Holder of The Athletic reports.

Dec 5, 2019 10:00 AM EST

Undergoes MRI

Vinatieri underwent an MRI on his knee after practice Wednesday and may not be available for Sunday's game at Tampa Bay, Tom Pelissero of NFL Network reports.

Dec 4, 2019 7:51 PM EST

Competition emerges

Vinatieri (knee) is facing competition following the Colts' decision to claim Chase McLaughlin off waivers Wednesday, Andrew Walker of the team's official site reports.

Dec 4, 2019 2:48 PM EST

Limited on Wednesday

Vinatieri (knee) was a limited participant in Wednesday's practice, Kevin Bowen of 107.5 The Fan Indianapolis reports.

Dec 4, 2019 2:13 PM EST

Another tough outing

Vinatieri converted on just one of four field goals but made both extra-point tries in Sunday's 31-17 loss to the Titans.

Dec 2, 2019 8:05 AM EST

Flawless in limited opportunity

Vinatieri converted his only field-goal try and both extra-point attempts during Thursday's 20-17 loss to the Texans.

Nov 22, 2019 7:25 AM EST

Perfect versus Jags

Vinatieri converted his lone field-goal try and all four extra-point attempts during Sunday's 33-13 win over the Jaguars.

Nov 18, 2019 9:44 AM EST

Retains job

Coach Frank Reich said Wednesday that Vinatieri will remain the Colts' kicker, Kevin Bowen of 1070 The Fan Indianapolis reports.

Nov 13, 2019 10:42 AM EST

Rebounds in win

Vinatieri converted all four field-goal attempts and his lone extra-point try during Sunday's win over the Chiefs.

Oct 7, 2019 10:33 AM EST

Misses 57-yarder

Vinatieri made one of two field-goal attempts and all three extra points in Sunday's 31-24 loss to the Raiders.

Sep 30, 2019 2:40 PM EST