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Colts | Adam Vinatieri makes history

Sun, 26 Oct 2014 13:35:28 -0700

Indianapolis Colts PK Adam Vinatieri opened the scoring with a 31-yard field goal in the first quarter of the Week 8 game against the Pittsburgh Steelers. It was his 200th field goal in a Colts uniform, making him the first player in NFL history to post 200 field goals with two different organizations.

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Colts | Patrick McAfee would like to try PK spot

Tue, 24 Jun 2014 00:04:19 -0700

Indianapolis Colts P Patrick McAfee hit several kicks from 60 yards out in offseason workouts, and he has expressed an interest in trying out placekicking duties from time to time. The idea is not likely to occur, however, as long as PK Adam Vinatieri is healthy.

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Colts | Adam Vinatieri contract update

Tue, 11 Mar 2014 11:44:59 -0700

Updating a previous report, the Indianapolis Colts have re-signed PK Adam Vinatieri to a two-year deal worth $5 million.

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Colts | Adam Vinatieri re-signs

Tue, 11 Mar 2014 07:35:48 -0700

The Indianapolis Colts re-signed PK Adam Vinatieri to a two-year deal.

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Colts | Adam Vinatieri expected to hit market

Sun, 09 Mar 2014 16:25:40 -0700

The Indianapolis Colts have been talking with free-agent PK Adam Vinatieri (Colts) about a new contract, but he is expected to test the free-agent market.

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Colts | Three players may vie to receive tag

Wed, 26 Feb 2014 00:36:06 -0800

The Indianapolis Colts may designate either CB Vontae Davis, S Antoine Bethea or PK Adam Vinatieri with the franchise tag. Sources indicate Vinatieri is the most likely to be tagged.

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Colts | Adam Vinatieri expected back

Fri, 07 Feb 2014 20:44:30 -0800

The Indianapolis Colts are expected to re-sign impending free-agent PK Adam Vinatieri this offseason.

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Colts | Adam Vinatieri wants to continue

Fri, 31 Jan 2014 06:30:32 -0800

Indianapolis Colts PK Adam Vinatieri, 41, said he wants to kick for two or three more years. He's an impending free agent.

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Colts | Adam Vinatieri joins elite club

Sun, 29 Dec 2013 17:09:03 -0800

Indianapolis Colts PK Adam Vinatieri booted three field goals in Week 17 against the Jacksonville Jaguars, and he added three extra points. With the 12 points, Vinatieri ended up going over 2,000 points for his career, becoming the seventh player in NFL history to pass the milestone.

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Colts | Adam Vinatieri moves up career list

Sun, 22 Dec 2013 15:56:30 -0800

Indianapolis Colts PK Adam Vinatieri made three of his four field goal attempts with two extra points in the Week 16 game against the Kansas City Chiefs. He now has scored 1,993 points, passing former Denver Broncos PK Jason Elam for seventh on the NFL's career list.

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Colts | Adam Vinatieri has solid performance

Sun, 01 Dec 2013 18:01:43 -0800

Indianapolis Colts PK Adam Vinatieri converted all five of his field goal attempts in Week 13 against the Tennessee Titans, and he added one extra point. He became the second player in NFL history to score 800 or more points with two different teams, joining former Atlanta Falcons and New Orleans Saints PK Morten Andersen. Vinatieri tied his career-high with the first field goals. Vinatieri also reached 100 points for the season, tying him for the most seasons (16) with 100 or more points. Former Denver Broncos PK Jason Elam also accomplished the feat.

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Colts | Adam Vinatieri finally misfires in playoffs

Sun, 06 Jan 2013 16:33:10 -0800

Indianapolis Colts PK Adam Vinatieri missed a field goal in the AFC Wild Card game against the Baltimore Ravens Sunday, Jan. 6. It was his first missed field goal in the postseason dating back to Super Bowl XLI against the Chicago Bears.

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Colts | Adam Vinatieri continues to be clutch

Sun, 16 Sep 2012 19:17:13 -0700

Indianapolis Colts PK Adam Vinatieri nailed a 53-yard game-winning field goal in Week 2 against the Minnesota Vikings with eight seconds remaining in regulation. The 53-yarder was the longest of his 24 career game-winning FGs.

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Colts | Adam Vinatieri says Peyton Manning throwing well

Thu, 02 Feb 2012 06:44:47 -0800

Indianapolis Colts PK Adam Vinatieri was among the teammates who got a look at QB Peyton Manning (neck) when he returned to throwing a football following his third neck procedure in the last two years. Vinatieri said Manning is not far off from his usual form. "I haven't watched him the last few weeks, but I did see him at the end of the season," Vinatieri said. "He was developing nicely. Was he quite all the way back yet? No, probably not. Not to his standards. But he definitely is not that far off."

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Colts | Adam Vinatieri misfires on only FG attempt

Sun, 11 Sep 2011 18:26:43 -0700

Indianapolis Colts PK Adam Vinatieri misfired on his only field goal attempt, and he finished with just one extra points in Week 1 against the Houston Texans.

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Colts | Adam Vinatieri boots 55-yard field goal

Fri, 19 Aug 2011 22:11:06 -0700

Indianapolis Colts PK Adam Vinatieri proved he still has plenty of leg in the preseason game Friday, Aug. 19, against the Washington Redskins. Vinatieri kicked a 55-yard field goal, as he accounted for all of the team's offense.

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Colts | Adam Vinatieri agrees to terms

Wed, 27 Jul 2011 13:05:33 -0700

The Indianapolis Colts have agreed to terms with free-agent PK Adam Vinatieri (Colts) on a three-year deal. Financial terms were not disclosed.

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Colts | Adam Vinatieri on radar

Wed, 27 Jul 2011 08:51:28 -0700

The Indianapolis Colts want to re-sign free-agent PK Adam Vinatieri.

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Colts | Unrestricted free agents

Tue, 26 Jul 2011 21:12:07 -0700

The Indianapolis Colts have the following unrestricted free agents to consider re-signing for the 2011 season: RB Joseph Addai, S Melvin Bullitt, DE Keyunta Dawson, S Aaron Francisco, LB Tyjuan Hagler, S Ken Hamlin, DT Antonio Johnson, OT Charlie Johnson, DT Daniel Muir, RB Dominic Rhodes, LB Clint Session and PK Adam Vinatieri.

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Colts | Adam Vinatieri optimistic he'll return

Sat, 23 Apr 2011 22:49:15 -0700

The Indianapolis Colts tried to sign PK Adam Vinatieri to a long-term contract prior to the March 11 lockout, reports Mike Chappell, of the Indianapolis Star. Vinatieri is optimistic that he'll remain with the team.

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Colts | Adam Vinatieri might get extension

Thu, 17 Feb 2011 19:57:33 -0800

Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay said Thursday, Feb. 17, that he has opened negotiations to extend the contract of PK Adam Vinatieri, reports The Associated Press.

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Colts | Adam Vinatieri likely will handle kickoffs

Wed, 27 Oct 2010 11:08:23 -0700

Indianapolis Colts PK Adam Vinatieri likely will handle the kickoff duties in Week 8 in place of suspended P Patrick McAfee, according to The Indianapolis Star's Phil Richards.

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Colts | Adam Vinatieri says he is completely healed

Mon, 31 May 2010 16:09:57 -0700

Indianapolis Colts PK Adam Vinatieri (knee) claims everything is "healed up and looking good," reports Aaron Wilson, of NationalFootballPost.com. Vinatieri added, "The entire offseason, we've been working on strengthening everything back and making sure I'll be ready for a long season. Things have been moving in exactly the direction we wanted to go."

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Colts | Week 21 Inactives

Sun, 07 Feb 2010 13:56:32 -0800

The Indianapolis Colts have declared PK Adam Vinatieri, TE Colin Cloherty, DL Ervin Baldwin, DL Fili Moala, DL John Gill, OL Michael Toudouze, OG Mike Pollak, WR Sam Giguere inactive for Week 21.

Fantasy Tip: DE Dwight Freeney (ankle) was the big question mark, but he is active and scheduled to start against the New Orleans Saints.

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Colts | Vinatieri practices in full Friday

Fri, 05 Feb 2010 14:52:15 -0800

Indianapolis Colts PK Adam Vinatieri (hip) practiced in full Friday, Feb. 5, and is probable for the Super Bowl.

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Colts | Stover, Vinatieri practice Thursday

Thu, 04 Feb 2010 15:52:05 -0800

Indianapolis Colts PK Matt Stover (calf) and PK Adam Vinatieri (hip) fully participated in practice Thursday, Feb. 4.

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Colts | Stover, Vinatieri practice Wednesday

Wed, 03 Feb 2010 15:34:05 -0800

Indianapolis Colts PK Matt Stover (calf) and PK Adam Vinatieri (hip) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Feb. 3.

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Colts | Stover will handle place-kicking duties in Super Bowl

Wed, 03 Feb 2010 09:39:24 -0800

CBSSports.com reports Indianapolis Colts PK Matt Stover will handle place-kicking duties for the team in Super Bowl XLIV, even though PK Adam Vinatieri is on the active roster. "We made that decision early on, so there was no guess work later on," head coach Jim Caldwell said of going with Stover.

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Colts | Vinatieri practices in full Friday

Fri, 29 Jan 2010 13:48:22 -0800

Indianapolis Colts PK Adam Vinatieri (hip) practiced in full Friday, Jan. 29, and is probable for the Super Bowl.

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Colts | Vinatieri practices in full Thursday

Thu, 28 Jan 2010 13:57:43 -0800

Indianapolis Colts PK Adam Vinatieri (hip) practiced in full Thursday, Jan. 28.

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Colts | Vinatieri practices in full Wednesday

Wed, 27 Jan 2010 14:29:40 -0800

Indianapolis Colts PK Adam Vinatieri (hip) practiced in full Wednesday, Jan. 27.

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Colts | Week 20 Inactives

Sun, 24 Jan 2010 11:07:11 -0800

The Indianapolis Colts have declared PK Adam Vinatieri, TE Colin Cloherty, DL Ervin Baldwin, DL Fili Moala, CB Jerraud Powers, OL Michael Toudouze, OG Mike Pollak, WR Sam Giguere inactive for Week 20.

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Colts | Vinatieri practices in full Friday

Fri, 22 Jan 2010 13:00:02 -0800

Indianapolis Colts PK Adam Vinatieri (hip) practiced in full Friday, Jan. 22, and is probable for the AFC Championship Game.

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Colts | Vinatieri practices in full Thursday

Thu, 21 Jan 2010 13:35:16 -0800

Indianapolis Colts PK Adam Vinatieri (hip) practiced in full Thursday, Jan. 21.

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Colts | Vinatieri practices in full Wednesday

Wed, 20 Jan 2010 13:58:30 -0800

Indianapolis Colts PK Adam Vinatieri (hip) practiced in full Wednesday, Jan. 20.

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Colts | Week 19 Inactives

Sat, 16 Jan 2010 16:06:35 -0800

The Indianapolis Colts have declared PK Adam Vinatieri, TE Colin Cloherty, DL Ervin Baldwin, DL Fili Moala, DL John Gill, OL Michael Toudouze, OG Mike Pollak, WR Sam Giguere inactive for Week 19.

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Colts | Vinatieri probable for Divisional Round

Fri, 15 Jan 2010 10:28:05 -0800

Indianapolis Colts PK Adam Vinatieri (hip) fully participated in practice Friday, Jan. 15. He is listed as probable for the team's Divisional Round playoff game.

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Colts | Vinatieri practices in full Thursday

Thu, 14 Jan 2010 13:34:07 -0800

Indianapolis Colts PK Adam Vinatieri (hip) practiced in full Thursday, Jan. 14.

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Colts | Vinatieri practices Wednesday

Wed, 13 Jan 2010 14:21:15 -0800

Indianapolis Colts PK Adam Vinatieri (hip) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Jan. 13.

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Colts | Vinatieri to prepare as if he will be kicking

Thu, 07 Jan 2010 12:03:53 -0800

Phil Richards, of The Indianapolis Star, reports Indianapolis Colts PK Adam Vinatieri said he does not really care for the decision of him not kicking in the playoffs but will prepare as if he will be kicking during playoff games. "I don't necessarily care for the decision but obviously all of us want to be on the field as much as we can, but I understand their concerns as well," Vinatieri said. "I'm going to keep preparing like I'm going to be the guy that goes out on the field and if it happens that way, great, and if it doesn't I'll be a good cheerleader."

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Colts | Stover to kick in playoffs

Thu, 07 Jan 2010 10:25:31 -0800

ESPN.com reports Indianapolis Colts head coach Jim Caldwell said PK Matt Stover will continue to kick in the playoffs. PK Adam Vinatieri (knee) will remain active.

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Colts | May keep both kickers on postseason roster

Mon, 04 Jan 2010 16:45:09 -0800

CBSSports.com reports Indianapolis Colts head coach Jim Caldwell said the team might keep both PK Matt Stover and PK Adam Vinatieri (knee) on their postseason roster.

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Colts | Week 17 Inactives

Sun, 03 Jan 2010 09:14:18 -0800

The Indianapolis Colts have declared PK Adam Vinatieri, DL Antonio Johnson, RB Chad Simpson, LB Clint Session, DL Dwight Freeney, FB Gijon Robinson, CB Jerraud Powers, OT Ryan Diem inactive for Week 17.

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Colts | Three players out for Week 17

Sat, 02 Jan 2010 14:12:52 -0800

Paul Kuharsky, of ESPN.com, reports Indianapolis Colts RB Chad Simpson (concussion), PK Adam Vinatieri (knee) and DT Antonio Johnson (shoulder) did not travel with the team for their Week 17 game and will not play in the game.

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Colts | Vinatieri questionable for Week 17

Fri, 01 Jan 2010 14:45:52 -0800

Indianapolis Colts PK Adam Vinatieri (knee) participated in practice Friday, Jan. 1. He is listed as questionable for Week 17 but is expected to play.

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Colts | Vinatieri practices Thursday

Thu, 31 Dec 2009 14:45:45 -0800

Indianapolis Colts PK Adam Vinatieri (knee) participated in practice Thursday, Dec. 31. He is expected to play in Week 17.

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Colts | Vinatieri practices Wednesday

Wed, 30 Dec 2009 13:59:22 -0800

Indianapolis Colts PK Adam Vinatieri (knee) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Dec. 30.

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Colts | Vinatieri practices Friday, questionable for Week 16

Fri, 25 Dec 2009 18:44:08 -0800

Indianapolis Colts PK Adam Vinatieri (knee) practiced in full Friday, Dec. 25. He is listed as questionable for Week 16, but he is expected to play.

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Colts | Vinatieri practices Thursday

Thu, 24 Dec 2009 17:32:24 -0800

Indianapolis Colts PK Adam Vinatieri (knee) practiced Thursday, Dec. 24, and he is expected to play Week 16. He says he is planning to kick in the game.

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Colts | 13 players practice Wednesday

Wed, 23 Dec 2009 14:41:59 -0800

Indianapolis Colts RB Donald Brown (chest), RB Mike Hart (ankle), RB Chad Simpson (chest), OG Jamey Richard (shoulder), OT Ryan Diem (foot), OT Tony Ugoh (knee), PK Adam Vinatieri (knee), LB Gary Brackett (foot), CB Jacob Lacey (biceps), CB Tim Jennings (ankle), SS Aaron Francisco (ankle), SS Melvin Bullitt (shoulder) and FS Antoine Bethea (foot) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Dec. 23.

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