How much is Adam Vinatieri worth? $25 million
How did Adam Vinatieri earn his money and wealth?
Adam Vinatieri was born on December 28, 1972. He is an American football placekicker who plays for the Indianapolis Colts of the National Football League (NFL). Adam not only played for many notable teams but also made some unique and amazing records while playing for NFL. He has played in a total of five Super Bowls: 4 with the New England Patriots and one with the Indianapolis Colts. Vinatieri won total of 4 Super Bowls in 2001, 2003, and 2004 with the Patriots, and in 2006 with the Indianapolis Colts. Among the top placekickers, he holds the records of NFL for most Super Bowl appearances and holds the record for winning maximum Super Bowls.
He also holds NFL records, for scoring maximum postseason points (234), and making maximum overtime field goals (12). He is the only player till date to score 1,000 points while playing for two different teams.In 2015, Vinatieri was listed as the 98th best player heading into the 2015 season on the NFL Network’s Top 100 Players of 2015 list, becoming the first kicker or punter ever to be named in the top 100, as well as the oldest player till date to be ranked in top100. As of the 2017 season, Vinatieri, 45, is the eldest active player in the NFL. Vinatieri has transformed the 2nd most field-goals in the history of NFL (553).
Vinatieri has been called by the name of “Mr. Clutch” by the media due to his repute for success when kicking under stress during his contract in the NFL. He is also Nicknamed as “Automatic Adam” for his precision, and “Iceman” for his composure under pressure, Vinatieri has converted several of the most critical field goals in the history of NFL.
In September 2017, Vinatieri began his 22nd season in the NFL in the game played against the Los Angeles Rams. In Feb 2018, Vinatieri signed a one-year tenure with the Colts through the 2018 season. Vinatieri his wife Valeri, to whom he got married in 2001 resides in Carmel, Indiana along with their three children AJ, Allison, and Gabriel.
Vinatieri featured in a television advertisement for the Snickers candy bar with the tagline, “Split the Uprights with Adam Nougatieri.” He also featured in a sketch starring Da Bears for Saturday Night Live, and as a guest invitee in NBC Sunday Night Football, NFL Monday Night Football, “The Greatest Game Ever Played” and ESPN Sunday Night Football. He also starred as himself in an episode of “Parks and Recreation”.
What are the most popular appearances of Adam Vinatieri?
- The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (2004)
- Late Show with David Letterman (2002-2005)
- ESPN’s Sunday Night Football (2005)
- NFL on FOX (2005)
- The Greatest Game Ever Played (2008)
- NFL Monday Night Football (2010)
- Mike & Mike (2014)
- NBC Sunday Night Football (2014)
- NFL Films Presents (2015)
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