NFL placekicker known for his game-winning field goals with the Colts and the Patriots. He won three Super Bowl titles with the Patriots and one title with the Colts. He has held the record for most postseason points scored and most overtime field goals made.
He played one season with the NFL Europe Amsterdam Admirals after playing college football for South Dakota State University.
He was named to the NFL 2000s All Decades Team as well as the Patriots All-1990s and All-2000s teams.
He has two children, AJ and Allison, with his wife Valeri Vinatieri, whom he married in 2001.
He was teammates with Tom Brady on three Super Bowl-winning teams.