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Adam Vinatieri: Still a horse

Colts kicker Adam Vinatieri had his third career game with five field goals, and the ex-Patriot has spread them out evenly. The first two were as members of the Patriots. Sunday’s performance was the most impressive of the three as he tied an NFL record with four kicks of at least 40 yards.

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Sept. 22, 1996: Patriots 28, Jaguars 25 (OT)

  • Site: Foxboro Stadium

  • Field goal lengths: 23, 30, 29, 41, 40

  • Average length: 32.6

  • Caption: Vinatieri (left) and holder Tom Tupa celebrated the game-winning kick in overtime.


Nov. 14, 2004: Patriots 29, Bills 6

  • Site: Gillette Stadium

  • Field goal lengths: 27, 24, 20, 45, 37

  • Average length: 30.6

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Dec. 1, 2013: Colts 22, Titans 14

  • Site: Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis

  • Field goal lengths: 47, 48, 45, 37, 49

  • Average length: 45.2

  • Caption: Vinatieri kicked one of his five field goals Sunday.

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