Colts K Adam Vinatieri told reporters that if the team wants him back next year, “[he] can’t imagine (I’d) not keep playing.”
“If they’re wanting, I can’t imagine (I’d) not keep playing, you know?” Vinatieri said, via the Indy Star. “I haven’t made the decision yet. I’ll spend a week or two and just kind of see where we’re at.”
Even so, Vinatieri says he plans to take some time to make a decision.
“I never want to make a decision on a day like today, one way or another,” Vinatieri said. “That’s emotional. You’re not thinking through stuff.”
- Colts WR T.Y. Hilton said Sunday that doctors have told him that he’ll need a few months of rest for his ankle, but it won’t require surgery. (Kevin Bowen)
- Adam Schefter reports that the Dolphins have Patriots LBs coach Brian Flores as their No. 1 choice to be the team’s next head coach and are planning to finalize an agreement once the Patriots’ season has come to an end.
- According to Schefter, Dolphins GM Chris Grier was “highly impressed” with Flores and his knowledge of “The Patriot Way.“
- Sources have told Schefter that Dolphins owner Stephen Ross also was impressed with New Orleans Saints DC Dennis Allen. However, Flores’ leadership and character impressed Miami’s brass more.
According to Rapoport, Brady has been dealing with an MCL that he suffered while attempting to catch a pass against the Titans.