Adam Vinatieri

Kicker

Career Earnings: $51,132,000
Career APY: $2,130,500
Total Guarantees: $21,385,000
Largest Cash Payment: $5,000,000 (2011)
Largest Cap Number: $3,875,000 (2019)
  • Date of Birth: December 28, 1972
  • Height: 6-0
  • Weight: 202
  • College: South Dakota State
  • Entry: 1996 Undrafted Free Agent (Patriots)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PatriotsUDFAExpired19962$310,000$155,000$1,000$310,000100.0%$155,000
PatriotsERFAExpired19981$238,000$238,000$0$238,000100.0%$238,000
PatriotsRFAExpired19993$2,500,000$833,333$900,000$2,500,000100.0%$833,333
PatriotsFranchiseExpired20023$5,375,000$1,791,667$5,375,000$5,875,000109.3%$1,958,333
PatriotsFranchiseExpired20051$2,509,000$2,509,000$2,509,000$2,509,000100.0%$2,509,000
ColtsUFAExpired20065$12,000,000$2,400,000$3,500,000$12,000,000100.0%$2,400,000
ColtsUFAExpired20113$9,200,000$3,066,667$3,600,000$9,200,000100.0%$3,066,667
ColtsUFAExpired20142$5,000,000$2,500,000$500,000$5,000,000100.0%$2,500,000
ColtsUFAExpired20162$6,000,000$3,000,000$1,000,000$6,000,000100.0%$3,000,000
ColtsUFARenegotiated20181$3,625,000$3,625,000$2,000,000$3,625,000100.0%$3,625,000
ColtsExtensionExpired20191$3,875,000$3,875,000$2,000,000$3,875,000100.0%$3,875,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Patriots10$11,432,000$1,143,200$11,365,8250.0%$00.0%
Colts14$39,700,000$2,835,714$40,200,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
1996Patriots$131,000$500$3,000$0$0$134,5000.3%$135,000
1997Patriots$164,000$500$11,000$0$0$175,5000.4%$175,000
1998Patriots$238,000$0$0$0$0$238,0000.5%$238,000
1999Patriots$375,000$300,000$0$0$0$675,0001.2%$1,275,000
2000Patriots$425,000$300,000$150,000$0$0$875,0001.4%$575,000
2001Patriots$500,000$300,000$150,000$0$0$950,0001.4%$650,000
2002Patriots$551,471$666,176$0$0$551,471$1,217,6471.7%$2,800,000
2003Patriots$1,400,000$666,178$0$250,000$1,400,000$2,316,1783.1%$1,400,000
2004Patriots$1,425,000$600,000$0$0$1,425,000$2,025,0002.5%$1,675,000
2005Patriots$2,509,000$0$0$250,000$0$2,759,0003.2%$2,509,000
2006Colts$980,000$700,000$0$0$0$1,680,0001.6%$4,480,000
2007Colts$1,370,000$700,000$0$0$0$2,070,0001.9%$1,370,000
2008Colts$1,650,000$700,000$0$0$0$2,350,0002.0%$1,650,000
2009Colts$1,490,000$955,000$250,000$0$0$2,695,0002.2%$2,250,000
2010Colts$2,000,000$955,000$250,000$0$0$3,205,000--$2,250,000
2011Colts$1,400,000$1,200,000$0$0$0$2,600,0002.2%$5,000,000
2012Colts$2,000,000$1,200,000$0$0$0$3,200,0002.7%$2,000,000
2013Colts$2,000,000$1,200,000$200,000$0$0$3,400,0002.7%$2,200,000
2014Colts$2,000,000$250,000$0$0$0$2,250,0001.7%$2,500,000
2015Colts$2,000,000$250,000$500,000$0$0$2,750,0001.8%$2,500,000
2016Colts$3,250,000$0$0$500,000$1,000,000$3,750,0002.3%$3,250,000
2017Colts$2,750,000$0$0$0$0$2,750,0001.6%$2,750,000
2018Colts$2,625,000$0$1,000,000$0$2,000,000$3,625,0001.9%$3,625,000
2019Colts$1,875,000$2,000,000$0$0$0$3,875,0001.6%$3,875,000
Total$35,108,471$12,943,354$2,514,000$1,000,000$6,376,471$51,565,825$51,132,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnaps
InjuredHealthySpecial
201216----15.0%
2013150016.0%
2014160017.3%
2015160013.3%
2016160017.1%
2017150013.2%
2018160017.5%
2019124012.5%