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Adam Vinatieri

43-Year-Old Kicker – Indianapolis Colts

2016 Kicking Stats

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20

FGA

22

FG%

90.9

50+

5

XP

28

2016 Kicking Projections

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50+

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2016 Fantasy Football Outlook

The absence of Andrew Luck for most of last season was a considerable hit to the Colts' offense and their kicking game, as Vinatieri's 27 field-goal attempts were the second-fewest he's had in a full ...

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2016 ADP:  168.68

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HT: 6' 0"   WT: 206   DOB: 12/28/1972  College: South Dakota State  Show ContractHide Contract

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Adam Vinatieri Contract Information:

Signed two-year, $6 million contract with Colts in March of 2016.

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Vinatieri ended a streak of 44 consecutive field goals made with a missed 42-yard attempt in Sunday's win over Tennessee. He did hit from 49 yards, while making all three extra-point attempts.

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Adam Vinatieri NFL Stats
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  Field Goals 20-29 Yds 30-39 Yds 40-49 Yds 50+ Yds Extra Points
Year Age Team G FGM FGA FG % FGM FGA FG % FGM FGA FG % FGM FGA FG % FGM FGA FG % XPM XPA XP %
2008 35 16 20 25 80.0% - - - - - - - - - - - - 43 43 100.0%
2009 36 6 7 9 77.8% 4 4 100.0% 1 2 50.0% 2 2 100.0% 0 1 0.0% 17 18 94.4%
2010 37 IND 16 26 28 92.9% 8 8 100.0% 9 10 90.0% 9 10 90.0% 0 0 0.0% 51 51 100.0%
2011 38 IND 16 23 27 85.2% 7 7 100.0% 6 7 85.7% 8 10 80.0% 2 3 66.7% 24 24 100.0%
2012 39 IND 16 26 33 78.8% 8 8 100.0% 4 7 57.1% 9 10 90.0% 4 7 57.1% 37 37 100.0%
2013 40 IND 15 35 40 87.5% 6 6 100.0% 10 11 90.9% 15 17 88.2% 4 6 66.7% 34 34 100.0%
2014 41 IND 16 30 31 96.8% 10 10 100.0% 10 10 100.0% 7 8 87.5% 3 3 100.0% 50 50 100.0%
2015 42 IND 16 25 27 92.6% 7 8 87.5% 6 6 100.0% 8 8 100.0% 4 5 80.0% 32 35 91.4%
2016 43 IND 11 20 22 90.9% 3 3 100.0% 5 5 100.0% 7 8 87.5% 5 6 83.3% 28 28 100.0%
2016 Proj 43 IND Subscribe now to see our 2016 projections for Adam Vinatieri

Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Adam Vinatieri Fantasy/Red Zone Stats
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  Fantasy Points Per Game Kicking Stats
Year Age Team G Standard PPR 0.5 PPR Total Points Points/Game
2008 35 16 --- 103 6
2009 36 6 6.7 6.7 6.7 38 6
2010 37 IND 16 8.6 8.6 8.6 129 8
2011 38 IND 16 6.6 6.6 6.6 93 6
2012 39 IND 16 8.3 8.3 8.3 115 7
2013 40 IND 15 10.8 10.8 10.8 139 9
2014 41 IND 16 9.6 9.6 9.6 140 9
2015 42 IND 16 7.7 7.7 7.7 107 7
2016 43 IND 11 9.5 9.5 9.5 88 8
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Age is determined on September 1st of each season.

Adam Vinatieri – Playing Time Overview

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Snap Count Stats

0

Offensive Snaps in 2016

Adam Vinatieri was on the field for 0 of his team's snaps on offense in 2016.

53

Special Teams Snaps in 2016

Adam Vinatieri was on the field for 53 of his team's snaps on special teams in 2016.

Year Off ST
2014 0 0
2015 0 0
2016 0 53
Adam Vinatieri 2016 Game Log
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  Snap Count Field Goals 20-29 Yds 30-39 Yds 40-49 Yds 50+ Yds Extra Points
Week Opp Off ST FGM FGA FG % FGM FGA FG % FGM FGA FG % FGM FGA FG % FGM FGA FG % XPM XPA XP %
1 Det 0 5 2 2 100.0% 0 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0% 1 1 100.0% 1 1 100.0% 3 3 100.0%
2 @Den 0 4 2 2 100.0% 0 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0% 1 1 100.0% 1 1 100.0% 2 2 100.0%
3 SD 0 5 2 2 100.0% 0 0 0.0% 2 2 100.0% 0 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0% 2 2 100.0%
4 @Jax 0 5 2 2 100.0% 0 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0% 1 1 100.0% 1 1 100.0% 3 3 100.0%
5 Chi 0 7 5 5 100.0% 1 1 100.0% 0 0 0.0% 2 2 100.0% 2 2 100.0% 2 2 100.0%
6 @Hou 0 6 3 3 100.0% 0 0 0.0% 2 2 100.0% 1 1 100.0% 0 0 0.0% 2 2 100.0%
7 @Ten 0 6 2 2 100.0% 1 1 100.0% 1 1 100.0% 0 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0% 4 4 100.0%
8 KC 0 2 0 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0% 2 2 100.0%
9 @GB 0 5 1 1 100.0% 1 1 100.0% 0 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0% 4 4 100.0%
10 BYE Bye Week
11 Ten 0 6 1 2 50.0% 0 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0% 1 2 50.0% 0 0 0.0% 3 3 100.0%
12 Pit 0 2 0 1 0.0% 0 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0% 0 0 0.0% 0 1 0.0% 1 1 100.0%
13 @NYJ
14 Hou
15 @Min
16 @Oak
17 Jax

A blank stat line is used above whenever a player was not on the field for any plays in the game that week.

Measurables Overview for Adam Vinatieri
As Compared To Other Kickers
Height:   6' 0"
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Weight:   206 lbs
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Adam Vinatieri: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Vinatieri extended his streak of consecutive made field goals to a NFL record 43 in Sunday's win over Tennessee. He made both field-goal and all four extra-point attempts.

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Vinatieri made all three field-goal attempts in Sunday's loss to Houston, along with both extra-point attempts. He's made 41 consecutive field goals and is just one away from the NFL record.

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Vinatieri made all five field -goal attempts and both extra-point attempts in Sunday's win over Chicago. His current streak of 38 made field goals is the third longest in NFL history, according to ESPN.

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Vinatieri made both field goals, from 50 and 40 yards, and all three extra point attempts in Sunday's loss to Detroit.

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Through the Colts' first three preseason games, Vinatieri has made five of six field goal attempts and three of four extra point attempts.

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The Colts and Vinatieri agreed to a contract extension Tuesday, the team's official site reports.

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Vinatieri confirmed Tuesday that he intends to play next season, Zak Keefer of the Indianapolis Star reports.

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Vinatieri made all three field goals he attempted, including a 52-yarder, during Sunday's win over the Titans.

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2016

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2015

Vinatieri was the NFL's most accurate kicker last season, missing once in 31 attempts. His relative lack of field-goal opportunities (15 kickers had more attempts) can be attributed to the Colts' red-zone efficiency. Only four kickers, though, hit more PATs than Vinatieri's 50, which placed him third in scoring. He's been solidly accurate most of his time in Indianapolis (2012 aside), thanks in part to kicking indoors. The Colts played 10 games last year in covered stadiums and have the same number this year, plus December games in Jacksonville and Miami. Vinatieri's accuracy should continue, but the Colts' offense, with more weapons this year, likely will be efficient in the red zone once again, which again could limit Vinatieri's field-goal attempts.

2014

Vinatieri turned in a surprisingly effective age-41 season, knocking down a career-high 35 field goals at a respectable 87.5 percent rate. The season compared favorably with those he posted during the prime of his career with the Patriots, and earned him a two-year extension in March. Heís supplemented his productivity by showing more ability from deep over the past two seasons, connecting on 8-of-13 from 50-plus yards, after converting on only 12-of-25 during the first 16 years of his career. With 10 games in domed or retractable-roof stadiums, the Colts wonít have much hesitation to run out Vinatieri for field goal attempts, perhaps putting another finish near the top of the scoring leaderboard within reach.

2013

Perhaps overdrafted the last few seasons based on his big-game reputation, Vinatieri drastically declined in his age-40 season, hitting only 78.8 percent of his field goals. Although he nailed a career-high four 50-yarders and benefitted from more field-goal opportunities thanks to a much-improved Colts squad, Vinatieri finished 16th among kickers with 115 points. Even if Andrew Luck continues to propel the offense to greater heights (which likely would mean more PATs at the expense of field goals), Vinatieriís best days are clearly behind him.

2012

Like many of his teammates, Vinatieriís value dipped with Peyton Manning out for the season, his scoring falling from 129 to 93 points. Vinatieri has never had a big leg (his three 50-plus yarders last year were actually a career high), and his accuracy has been fairly inconsistent year-to-year. Unless Andrew Luck can make the Colts into a top-tier offense, Vinatieri isnít likely to turn things around.

2011

Vinatieri enjoyed his best season since joining the Colts in 2006, as he made an outstanding 26-of-28 field goals (92.9 percent, second in the league) while making a league-high 51 extra-point attempts. His 92.9-percent accuracy and 129 points, which ranked second and third, respectively, were the highest of his career, save for his 2004 season in New England. Accuracy is paramount for Vinatieri, who will never be ranked among the league leaders in field-goal attempts while kicking for the efficient Colts offense. The Colts were tops in the league last season with an outstanding 67.9 percent red-zone touchdown rate. What's more, theyíre the only team in the league to post a red-zone TD rate of at least 60 percent each of the last three seasons, averaging 67.3 percent from 2008-10 and never scoring less than 66 percent in that span. Unfortunately for Vinatieri, he's a career 82.7-percent kicker. And he's never had a big leg, making just 10 field goals beyond 50 yards in his 15-year career (no attempts last season). He still has fantasy value in a high-scoring offense, but don't expect another top-3 finish in points.

2010

Vinatieri played in just six games last season due to a knee injury. Matt Stover was his standin, but Vinatieri will be back this season. An inconsistent Colts offense stunted Vinatieriís output in 2008, but last season the Colts might have been a little too consistent for the kicker position. The Colts scored 51 touchdowns last season but had just 98 kicker points as they attempted the second fewest field goals in the league. They were one of the most efficient teams from in close, scoring touchdowns on 64.5 percent of their red-zone trips (third in the league). Whatís more, donít expect long-range scoring from Vinatieri. Heís made just two kicks from 50-plus yards in the last seven years, and in the last three years, heís attempted just nine from 40-49 yards.

2009

Vinatieri suffered his worst season last year since joining the Colts, in part because of an inconsistent Indianapolis offense. Vinatieri had just 10 field-goal attempts in the first nine games, and the Colts scored eight fewer touchdowns than in 2007. On the plus side, Vinatieriís length returned after a year in which his longest kick was a mere 39 yards. Thanks to a healthier leg, Vinatieri converted a 50-yarder for the first time since 2002, going 2-for-2. It remains to be seen how exactly the new coaching staff will impact things, but the Colts figure to improve offensively this year - everyone who matters is back, the offensive line is healthier and Peyton Manning will have a full training camp this season. Whatís more, four of five games in Weeks 12-16 are indoors.

2008

Vinatieri had perhaps his worst season in the NFL, but still tied for 10th in kicker scoring. He didn't make a field goal beyond 40 yards last season, attempting a career-low two. Couple that with the fact that he has not made a kick of 50-plus in the regular season since 2002, and it's enough to downgrade him in leagues that award bonuses for long-range field goals. Vinatieri, though, kicks for one of the league's best offenses, and with no potential bad weather games in December, he is still a solid fantasy starter.

2007

Quite simply, Vinateri is one of the greatest kickers in NFL history. He scored 125 points last year in his first season with the Colts. Expect the same productivity this season as the Colts figure to be one of the best offenses in the NFL again. In fact, Colts kickers have averaged 126 points a season the last five years. Finally, Vinateri benefits from playing 11 dome games and only one potential bad-weather date, Dec. 9 at Baltimore.

2006

Vinatieri has always been a valuable fantasy kicker, but was somewhat limited because he kicked outdoors in the Northeast, and because of coach Bill Belichickís reluctance to go for field goals of more than 50 yards. Things change for Automatic Adam in 2006. Heíll kick in a dome for 10 games (eight in Indy, two in Houston) and for a team with a more potent offense. We expect increased points from Vinatieri, who has averaged 116.8 points over the last five seasons.

2005

Vinatieri led all kickers in scoring last season with 141 points, largely because he made a career-best 93.9 percent (31-for-33) of his attempts. Nothing will change much in New England, but Vinatieri is unlikely to keep kicking at that rate Ė heís a career 82.1-percent kicker. Still, with normal output from the Patriots offense, Vinatieri is good for 115-120 points.

2004

One Super Bowl kick made us forget that Vinatieri had his worst season as a pro in terms of accuracy in 2003. Back problems that the team kept quiet were a factor. Still, heís averaged 114 points in the past three seasons and is a virtual lock to reach 106-plus for the ninth consecutive season. Heís only had 14 career attempts from beyond the 50, so they seldom use him deep. For those of you keeping track, the Patriots have two home games in December (technically, one is Jan. 2), but cold weather hasnít usually been a problem for Vinatieri.

2003

The only thing keeping Vinatieri from fantasy greatness is his home address and the offense he's riding with - he's usually one of the top 10 kickers when points are added up, but he's seldom challenging for the top spot. Nonetheless, he remains one of the more reliable kickers around, especially in the clutch, and he's never missed an indoor kick in his career. Vinatieri has four potential bad weather games in December, with three home dates and a trip to New York - but we're not overly concerned as Vinatieri has averaged 112 points during his seven-year career, and he's never finished with less than 106. Vinatieri is a great option with one of your final picks.