Vinatieri had another solid season in 2018, his 13th with Colts. He contacted 23 out of 27 field goals (85.2%), including 4 out of 6 out of 50 yards or more, and also did 44 out of 47 attempts for extra points (93.6%). captain of a trusted team and leader of a young team of Colts, who started the season with a record 1-5, but rejected the victories in nine of his last 10 regular games to finish at 10-6 and win his first post-season after 2014.
The Colts – only the third AFL-NFL team in the 1970s to make the playoffs after a start of 1 to 5 – will continue to defeat Houston Texas in the wild circle before falling into Kansas City's offices in the Division circle.
Recognizing the fact that he felt something special in Indianapolis, Vinettieri told reporters on January 1
Listen: I like to play football, "said Vinatieri," I love to be in the dressing room with these guys and other things, so I can not imagine anything else but like all, we all will sit down and lose a little bit. we'll see where he's going
Ballard told reporters on January 14 that he plans to meet Vinaterie the next day – I'll say this: do I think he still can kick this league and be a really good kicker "I'm absolutely doing it," Ballard said, "he's such an important person in the dressing room," Ballard continued. a special team that has as much influence as Adam (Vinatieri) in the dressing room. From a positive point of view, all of our young boys who come to see Adam Vinarius work, rebuild, prepare their body every year, be professionals, cope with difficult times, cope with good times. I mean all that Adam brings brings a lot of value to this team. "