Colts Vinatieri out for the season

Indianapolis Colts kicker Adam Vinatieri speaks to the media in the locker room at the NFL team's facility in Indianapolis, Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019. (AP Photo/AJ Mast)
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INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) - Colts placekicker Adam Vinatieri will undergo season-ending knee surgery, according to a report.

ESPN Insider Adam Schefter cited an unnamed source reporting that Vinatieri would go on Injured Reserve in a Monday morning tweet.


Monday afternoon the Indianapolis Colts confirmed Vinatieri was placed on injured reserve.

The release goes on to recap Vinatieri's 365-game career, Super Bowl wins and converting 599 of 715 field goals. Add that to his career extra points and a two-point conversion and Vinatieri scored 2,673 points.

Vinatieri has been with the team since 2006.