This Wednesday, mailbag readers inquire about where Stanford’s Christian McCaffrey might go in the draft, bringing back Darius Butler and how important finding an offensive lineman should be for the Colts.
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According to the Indianapolis Star’s Stephen Holder, Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck has been passed over on the AFC’s Pro Bowl roster again–only this time for Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith among all conference passers: With Alex Smith being named Pro Bowl replacement, my understanding is Andrew Luck was a 3rd alternate. Makes him, […] Colts Andrew...
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Unlike last year, the Colts now head into the 2017 offseason with capable options along their offensive line. Have the Colts found their future starting five up front?
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Indianapolis Colts running backs coach Jemal Singleton is serving as the running backs coach for the West Team as part of the East-West Shrine Game, which will be held on January 21st at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. Per NFL.com’s Chase Goodbread, the Colts assistant coach could be seen putting the West Team’s running […] Colts Getting Early Look at Running Backs...
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Peyton Manning may end up joining an NFL front office at some point in the future, but it doesn’t sound like it will be in 2017. According to Bob Kravitz of WTHR.com, Manning is “unlikely” to be hired by the Indianapolis Colts. Been told by multiple sources that a Manning hire is "unlikely'' at this point. Not sure if sticking point is ownership share or timing. — Bob...
You’d think by this point NFL teams would get the point: Jon Gruden likes being an ESPN broadcaster. He is not going to be your next coach. But apparently that message has not come through clearly, because ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported Saturday at the Indianapolis Colt tried to hire Gruden but that Gruden, for the umpteenth time, said he wanted to remain in the broadcast booth...
After drafting Andrew Luck in 2012, the Indianapolis Colts went 33-15 for the first three seasons of Luck’s career. Each season earned the Colts a playoff berth, even the AFC Championship runner-up award (haha). However, the Colts haven’t had the same fortune in recent seasons. Indianapolis has seen a pair of back-to-back 8-8 seasons, failing to win the laughable AFC South both...
It’s no secret that Jim Irsay’s Indianapolis Colts aren’t exactly the most stable team in the NFL, and the rumors that he asked Jon Gruden about coaching the team have done nothing to quell the notion that they are a dysfunctional mess. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported Saturday morning that Irsay did “pursue Jon Gruden, but Gruden resisted overtures.” In response, Gruden...
INDIANAPOLIS -- The Indianapolis Colts have signed Canadian Football League star Alex Bazzie to a reserve-future contract.The 6-foot-2, 240-pound outside linebacker had 29 sacks and 83 tackles in 50 games with the BC Lions. Last season, Bazzie had 11 sacks in 18 games and was a West Division All-Star.With Indy's career leader in sacks, Robert Mathis, retiring and last season's sacks...
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It’s not often that people get second chances in the NFL, let alone third chances. This happens to be the case with Colts’ General Manager, Ryan Grigson when Owner, Jim Irsay, decided he was going to bet on the Grigson/Pagano (Grigano, if you want) duo for one more season. Grigson was brought in after the Colts’ dreadful 2011 season that gave Grigson the more than convenient...
The Indianapolis Colts fell well short of expectations for the second consecutive year in 2016, but that is apparently not going to cost head coach Chuck Pagano his job. According to a report from Alex Marvez of Sporting News, Pagano has been informed by Colts owner Jim Irsay that the team is bringing him back for the 2017 season. Source tells @sn_nfl that @Colts HC Chuck Pagano...
There’s been a ton of speculation regarding the job status of Indianapolis Colts head coach. His team just finished off its second consecutive 8-8 season, missing out on the playoff each time. But instead of being fired immediately or hearing owner Jim Irsay support him publicly, Pagano seems to be a lame duck sitting there waiting for news, a clay pigeon in a "Duck Hunt" game...
INDIANAPOLIS -- The Indianapolis Colts played catch-up all season. Now they'll be doing it for a few more months.After going 8-8, sliding down another peg in the AFC South and missing the postseason in consecutive years for the first time in almost two decades, the Colts must figure out what went wrong, how to fix it and how they can get back to the playoffs.The transformation will...
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Seemingly meaningless Week 17 games between two mediocre teams do mean something in Vegas, for draft position and, most notably in the case of Colts kicker Adam Vinatieri, for player bonuses. Vinatieri has a clause in his contract that awards him a $500,000 bonus if he makes 90 percent of his field goals on the season. So what happened against the Jaguars? He promptly missed his...
The Indianapolis Colts had several opportunities to seize control of the AFC South in 2016, but they squandered all of them. With his team now 7-8 and having missed the playoffs for a second straight year, Colts owner Jim Irsay is not pleased. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that Irsay is frustrated with the way the Colts have played and that some on the coaching staff fear he may...
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