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Colts’ Pat McAfee tweets that he’ll be back punting tomorrow

Colts punter Pat McAfee was noticeably absent from practice today, as he was nowhere to be seen during the special teams drills and wasn’t hanging out with fellow specialists Adam Vinatieri and Matt Overton. The update from the team after practice was that McAfee missed practice due to an illness, though no other details were provided. McAfee provided those details himself, however...
Via Stampede Blue
10 hours ago

Grigson and Pagano: Happy Together Now

ANDERSON, Ind.—The cement walls of the dorm rooms at this 100-year-old university are bare as ever, save for a fresh slathering of white paint. The golf carts, having escorting players from mess halls to the practice field, are lined against the port-a-pottys and the crooked fence. Andrew Luck addressed the media already, saying “gosh” no less than twice. Adam Vinatieri...
Via MMQB
10 hours ago

Ryan Kelly Gives Colts No Worry In The Middle Of Their Offensive Line

In spending the 18th overall pick this year on center Ryan Kelly, the Colts were hoping they got a guy who checked all the boxes. What has Kelly shown them so far?
Via Colts.com
12 hours ago

2016 #ColtsCamp Q&A: Peter King

Morning Morning Quarterback’s Peter King brought his training camp tour to Anderson University on Thursday to get a feel for the Indianapolis Colts’ upcoming season. He sat down with Colts.com for a Q&A about Indy’s 2015 season, Luck’s big contract and the Colts’ prospects moving forward.
Via Colts.com
13 hours ago

Colts Camp Notebook: Day Two

The Indianapolis Colts returned to the practice field on Thursday afternoon for their second session of training camp, and it was a much better and sharper practice than it was yesterday. In yesterday’s session there were some obvious miscues that could simply be attributed to the first day of camp, but today everyone seemed much more crisp - starting with Andrew Luck, who had...
Via Stampede Blue
14 hours ago

Matt Hasselbeck says Andrew Luck 'takes pride in not showering'

For the first time since 1998, Matt Hasselbeck is not reporting to an NFL training camp in late July. He finally retired in March at age 40 after taking some serious abuse last season in relief of franchise QB Andrew Luck.Now free to hang out with his kids and discuss his football life without fear of a locker room reprisal, he opened up about Luck's hygiene during an appearance...
Via FOX Sports
15 hours ago

T.J. Green, Sio Moore Sidelined With Injuries

The Colts wrapped up their second walk-through of the 2016 Training Camp on Thursday morning and next up was media availability. What did Chuck Pagano have to say at his second media session of Training Camp?
Via Colts.com
18 hours ago

Colts’ Robert Mathis feeling “a whole lot better” this year

This year’s training camp is quite different for Robert Mathis than last year’s. A year ago, Mathis was recovering from a torn Achilles that caused him to miss camp and preseason. This year, he’s a full go and he’s healthy as he prepares for the 2016 season. “[I feel] a whole lot better. A whole lot better,” Mathis said today. “2013 this year, if you know what I...
Via Stampede Blue
19 hours ago

Players in Their Final Year of Fantasy Football Relevance, Pt. 2

Frank Gore made 1,000 yard seasons a trend throughout his impressive career. During his time as a 49er, he broke nearly every rushing record the team had, and earned Pro Bowl honors in five of his eleven NFL seasons. In 2014, he became the 29th running back to pass the 10,000 yard mark, and just the 20th to ever pass 11,000. Gore’s career statistics should already earn him consideration...
Via isportsweb.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Concussion leads to Colts running back giving up football at age 22

Indianapolis Colts running back Tyler Varga announced his retirement Tuesday, stepping away from the game of football after one season in the NFL.Colts fans notwithstanding, the move likely did little to move the needle. An undrafted free agent out of Yale, Varga was somewhat anonymous by NFL standards -- he was said to be the last player to make the Indy roster out of training camp...
Via FOX Sports
1 day ago

Lesson learned: Colts to temper talk about expectations

ANDERSON, Ind. -- The Colts' first training camp practice had a familiar look.Fans watched quarterback Andrew Luck and receiver T.Y. Hilton hook up on the field Wednesday. Outside linebacker Robert Mathis and cornerback Vontae Davis went back to work, and general manager Ryan Grigson and coach Chuck Pagano chatted on Anderson University's sun-drenched campus.But after a lost season...
Via Associated Press
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: Cowboys have ‘no interest’ in Freeney, Hardy

The Dallas Cowboys are not looking at veteran options to help aid their suspension-depleted pass-rush. According to Jean-Jacques Taylor of ESPN, the Cowboys—who saw the four-game suspension for defensive end Randy Gregory grow to 10 games this week—still have “no interest” in veteran pass-rushers Dwight Freeney or Greg Hardy. “The Cowboys want to see what they have in...
Via The Sports Daily
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Andre Johnson worked out for Tennessee Titans

Andre Johnson is not ready to call it a career, but he still does not have a home yet for training camp. The free agent wide receiver is hoping to change that. Johnson worked out for the Tennessee Titans on Tuesday, as first reported by the Houston Chronicle’s John McClain. Andre Johnson spied at Titans facility today. He'd be a good fit 4 young WRs but no word on signing yet...
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Colts put RB Varga on did not report list

INDIANAPOLIS -- The Indianapolis Colts put running back Tyler Varga on the reserve-did not report list Tuesday. Varga, a Yale grad, played in three games in 2015 but finished the season on injured reserve with a concussion. He participated in the Colts' offseason workouts. Coach Chuck Pagano did not take questions when the Colts reported to training camp at Anderson University. Indy...
Via Associated Press
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Andrew Luck: Feels `as good as I've ever felt` for training camp

Quarterback Andrew Luck and the entire Indianapolis Colts organization would certainly like a do-over from an underwhelming, non-postseason 2015 campaign. That might just happen, based on some exciting news Luck conveyed upon entering training camp. “I feel great, I feel as good as I’ve ever felt going into a training camp,” Luck told NFL Media’s Stacey Dales, per Chris...
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Brett Favre chooses a surprise presenter for his Hall of Fame induction

Brett Favre will be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Aug. 6, along with seven other legends of the game. And his wife, Deanna, will handle the presentation."Deanna is the best teammate I've ever had," Favre said in a statement Tuesday, per NFL.com. "She has been by my side throughout this journey and I'm so excited that she gets to play such an important role for me...
Via FOX Sports
2 days ago

Andrew Luck: Colts were 'gutsy' to keep Pagano, Grigson

Andrew Luck is a big fan of Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay’s decision to keep head coach Chuck Pagano and general manager Ryan Grigson. “I think [owner Jim] Irsay showed a lot of guts keeping coach Pagano and Ryan,” Luck said, via Zak Keefer of the Indianapolis Star. “I think the easy thing is to start all over, I really do. I think that was an awesome, gutsy move...
Via Sportsnaut
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Colts' Jones suspended four games for PED use

Indianapolis Colts defensive lineman Arthur Jones has reportedly been suspended four games for violating the NFL’s policy on performance enhancing substances. Colts' DT Arthur Jones suspended the first four games for violating the NFL policy on performance enhancing substances. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) July 22, 2016 While this is the first time Jones has been suspended...
Via Sportsnaut
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Colts DL Arthur Jones suspended 4 Games for PEDs

Today has not been one of the better days for NFL PR. Not only has famed coach Dennis Green passed away, but fourth overall pick Ezekiel Elliot has been accused of domestic violence, J.J Watt is recovering from major offseason surgery and might miss the start of the season, LeVeon Bell is likely going to be suspended for the first four games of the season for violating the NFL...
Via The Comeback
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Indianapolis Colts: Four potential breakout players

The Indianapolis Colts are ready to put the 2015 season behind them. During the offseason, they drafted help for the offensive line and re-signed key players. The Colts could easily make it back to the playoffs in 2016 with a healthy Andrew Luck and some potential breakout candidates. There are four Colts who I predict will have a breakout season offensively this year. Ryan Kelly...
Via isportsweb.com
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Ex-Colt Jeff Saturday compares Andrew Luck to Peyton Manning

Andrew Luck and Peyton Manning of course will be forever linked given how their shared histories with the Indianapolis Colts are inseparably bound together. And one former Colt believes the two quarterbacks share remarkable similarities above and beyond how the ultimate decision to draft Luck with the first overall pick in the 2012 NFL Draft led to the end of Manning's storied...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Peyton Manning statue outside Lucas Oil Stadium coming in 2017

Peyton Manning may have finished his career with the Denver Broncos, but in the hearts and minds of many fans, he will always be a member of the Indianapolis Colts. So, it’s fitting that the Colts organization announced earlier this year that it will pay tribute to the greatest player in team history with a statue outside Lucas Oil Stadium. The team revealed this week additional...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
14 days ago  |  Discuss
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