Colts kicker Adam Vinatieri said the following: “Sometimes we all need a little time to decompress, I needed a little extra time," he said. "Little time to clear my mind...
"I'm going to work this week to get the demons out and be clear headed on Sunday."
Vinatieri said he feels fine and good enough to do his job. Speculation was Vinatieri would announce his retirement this past Monday after missing two field goals and three extra points over the Colts first two games, but that didn't happen. He's at least giving it a go in Week 3.