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Name  Adam Vinatieri
Born  12/28/1972
Height  6-0
Weight  206
College  South Dakota State
3/11/2014 6:23:00 PM
Description: Adam Vinatieri is returning to the Colts on a two-year, $5 million contract. SOURCE: Adam Schefter, ESPN
Insight: The 41-year-old can still bring it. Last year, Vinatieri connected on 87.5 percent of his attempts, his highest success rate since 2010. We'd expect him to have another strong season in 2014.
6/24/2010 6:41:00 PM
Description: The Colts "very much want" Adam Vinatieri to be their kicker this season, according to the Indy Football Report.
Insight: Vinatieri is still good, of course, but the Colts bette rhope he stays healthier than he was last year. (SportsBuff.com)
5/20/2010 10:17:00 PM
Description: Adam Vinatieri (knee) was not limited in Colts practice Thursday
Insight: The Colts will probably rely on the veteran, but he needs to hold off promising Brett Swenson to keep the gig. (SportsBuff.com)
5/9/2010 10:53:00 PM
Description: ESPN's Paul Kuharsky speculates that the Colts could let Adam Vinatieri go if they're impressed by undrafted rookie Brett Swenson.
Insight: He used to be one of the first kickers selected every year, but the party is just about over for Vinatieri. (SportsBuff.com)
12/28/2009 11:16:00 PM
Description: Vinatieri hit one field goal and added one extra point against the Jets on Sunday.
Insight: Vinatieri returned to action for the first time since Week five but did not do much. He even had an extra point blocked. (SportsBuff.com)
Out11/10/2009 7:53:00 PM
Description: Vinatieri is expected to return to action around Thanksgiving, according to the Indianapolis Star.
Insight: Vinatieri had knee surgery and has been replaced for the time being by Matt Stover. (SportsBuff.com)
Out10/14/2009 11:57:00 AM
Description: Vinatieri is expected to miss up to six weeks due to a knee injury, according to ESPN.com.
Insight: Vinatieri will undergo knee surgery and as he is out, will be replaced by veteran Matt Stover. (SportsBuff.com)
9/3/2009 11:57:00 AM
Description: According to National Football Post, Vinatieri (hip/knee) has been activated from the PUP after passing his physical.
Insight: Vinatieri appears to be 100% after offseason hip and knee surgeries. He is no longer among the elite fantasy kickers, but kicking for a productive Colts' offense certainly doesn't hurt him. (SportsBuff.com)
Steady6/17/2009 9:56:00 AM
Description: Vinatieri has hit at least 20 field goals in each of his 13 years in the league.
Insight: Last year, he had 103 points, the second lowest total of his career. He converted 80 percent of his field goals. Things probably won't change too much with Jim Caldwell as the head coach. (SportsBuff.com)

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