Embed This Adam Vinatieri

Kicker Age: 44 Exp: 22 Years
Undrafted: 1996, Patriots College: South Dakota State Agent(s): Premier Sports



  • Current Contract

    Adam Vinatieri signed a 2 year, $6,000,000 contract with the Indianapolis Colts, including $1,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,000,000. In 2017, Vinatieri will earn a base salary of $2,750,000, while carrying a cap hit of $2,750,000 and a dead cap value of $2,750,000.

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $6,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $3,000,000
    Total Guarantees $1,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $1,000,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2016 Contract details by year 43 $3,250,000 $3,250,000 $3,250,000 $3,250,000($3,250,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $3,250,0002016 Cap Savings: $0 Pre-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: -2016 Cap Savings: $3,250,000 Post-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $3,250,0002017 Dead Cap: $02016 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: -2017 Dead Cap: $02016 Cap Savings: $3,250,000
    2017 Contract details by year 44 $2,750,000 $2,750,000 $2,750,000 $2,750,000($6,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $2,750,0002017 Cap Savings: $0 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: -2017 Cap Savings: $2,750,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $2,750,0002018 Dead Cap: $02017 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: -2018 Dead Cap: $02017 Cap Savings: $2,750,000
    2018 Free Agent Year 45 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $1 million guaranteed (2016 salary)
    • Annual Incentives: $500,000

    Previous Contracts

    2014-2015

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $5,000,000
    Signing Bonus $500,000
    Average Salary $2,500,000
    Guaranteed $500,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2014 41 $2,000,000 $250,000 - - $2,250,000 $500,000
    2015 42 $2,000,000 $250,000 $500,000 - $2,750,000 $250,000
    2016 Free agent year 43 UFA  
    • 2015 Roster Bonus: $500,000
    Source: Aaron Wilson
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    1996 Player Cash Earnings $131,000 $1,000 $3,000 - - - - $135,000
    1997 Player Cash Earnings $164,000 - $11,000 - - - - $175,000
    1998 Player Cash Earnings $238,000 - - - - - - $238,000
    1999 Player Cash Earnings $375,000 $900,000 - - - - - $1,275,000
    2000 Player Cash Earnings $425,000 - $150,000 - - - - $575,000
    2001 Player Cash Earnings $500,000 - $150,000 - - - - $650,000
    2002 Player Cash Earnings $551,470 $1,800,000 - - $198,529 - - $2,549,999
    2003 Player Cash Earnings $1,400,000 - - - - - $250,000 $1,650,000
    2004 Player Cash Earnings $1,425,000 - - - - - - $1,425,000
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $2,509,000 - - - - - $250,000 $2,759,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $980,000 $3,500,000 - - - - - $4,480,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $1,370,000 - - - - - - $1,370,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $1,650,000 - - - - - - $1,650,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $1,490,000 - $250,000 - $510,000 - - $2,250,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 - $250,000 - - - - $2,250,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $1,400,000 $3,600,000 - - - - - $5,000,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 - - - - - - $2,000,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 - $200,000 - - - - $2,200,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 $500,000 - - - - - $2,500,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 - $500,000 - - - - $2,500,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $3,250,000 - - - - - - $3,250,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $2,750,000 - - - - - - $2,750,000
    22 seasons $30,608,470 $10,301,000 $1,514,000 - $708,529 - $500,000 $43,631,999
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Adam Vinatieri ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season GA GP Snaps FG Att FG Made FG % PAT Att PAT Made PAT %
    2017 5 5 15 10 9 90 9 8 0.8888888888888888
    2016 16 16 53 31 27 87.1 44 44 1
    2015 16 16 48 27 25 92.6 35 32 0.9142857142857143
    2014 16 16 32 31 30 96.8 50 50 1
    2013 16 15 68 40 35 87.5 34 34 1
    2012 16 16 47 33 26 78.8 37 37 1
    2011 16 16 27 23 85.2 24 24 1
    2010 16 16 28 26 92.9 51 51 1
    2009 6 6 9 7 77.8 17 17 1
    2008 16 16 25 20 80 43 43 1
    2007 16 16 29 23 79.3 49 49 1
    2006 13 13 28 25 89.3 38 38 1
    2003 16 16 34 25 73.5 37 37 1