Networks have made their choices as to what games to protect so they can't be flexed to Sunday nights: pic.twitter.com/QhJOHpj9sn
Pro Football Talk "The Bengals finally got a first down with 48 seconds left in the first half, but it took an unusual play to get it. The lonely first down came by penalty, as Colts outside linebacker Erik Walden was ejected for putting his hands on an official. Walden was jawing back and forth with Bengals..." October 19
Cincinnati Enquirer "Three weeks in, Paul Guenther managed to miraculously make Mike Zimmer a distant memory. The beloved coordinator and current head coach of the Minnesota Vikings left town, but the dominant defense remained. Critics stalking Bengals box scores for ammunition were left with minuscule quarterback..." October 19
CBSSports.com "Authorities in Indiana have released the dash cam footage that was taken the night Colts owner Jim Irsay was pulled over and arrested in March. Following the March 16 arrest, Irsay was set to face charges of operating a vehicle while intoxicated and four felony counts of possession of a..." October 18
Indianapolis Star "Owner Jim Irsay's return to the Indianapolis Colts this week after a six-week suspension stemming from his guilty plea in a DUI case has him energized. During a 25-minute interview in his office on Wednesday – when Irsay hosted myself and a handful of other local media – you could plainly see..." October 17
Indianapolis Star "Owner Jim Irsay's return to the Colts this week after a six-week suspension stemming from his guilty plea in a DUI case has him energized. During a 25-minute interview in his office on Wednesday – when Irsay hosted myself and a handful of other local media – you could plainly see his eagerness..." October 16
Indianapolis Star "The hardest part was Sundays. That's when Jim Irsay found it toughest to cope with being away from the thing he loves almost as much as life: The Indianapolis Colts. The team's owner, fresh off a six-game suspension issued after pleading guilty in a driving-under-the-influence case in..." October 15
Pro Football Talk "The Colts have had plenty of success with onside kicks this season, recovering all three of their onside kick attempts. And Colts coach Chuck Pagano says there may be more of that coming. On Thursday night against the Texans, the Colts saw an obvious flaw in Houston’s kickoff return alignment:..." October 13
Indianapolis Star "What we saw of the Indianapolis Colts' 33-28 victory over the Houston Texans Thursday at NRG Stadium: • Colts hold on, Texans don't: With the Texans on the verge of taking the lead after trailing 24-0 in the first quarter, receiver Andre Johnson fumbled in Colts territory with safety Mike Adams..." October 10
Los That Sports Blog "Now that audio powerhouse Bose is the official headphone supplier for the NFL — something that got San Francisco QB Colin Kaepernick fined $10k for wearing Beats headphones this past weekend — Bose needs to push their brand via NFL players. Apparently the company has moved quickly to do so, as..." October 10
USA Today "Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay was officially reinstated Friday after serving a six-game suspension for violating the NFL's personal conduct policy and he acknowledged his return in a way only Irsay can -- via Twitter. "What can I say? I could say something,but nothing IS something;nothing..." October 10
Fox Sports "Suspended Colts owner Jim Irsay will be allowed to return to work Friday after the team's Thursday night game against the Houston Texans, ESPN reports. Irsay was suspended the first six games of the regular season and fined $500,000 for violating the league's personal conduct policy after he..." October 09
NFL.com "When Brett Favre and the Green Bay Packers went through a rocky divorce back in 2008, Charles Woodson described the situation as one that had "become its own monster." Although Peyton Manning's exit from Indianapolis never reached those levels of acrimony in the public eye, NFL Media columnist..." October 09
Indianapolis Star "When Mike Adams was a boy, he dreamt of playing football on glorious Sunday afternoons, with huge stakes and big plays to match. The ideal scenario: His defense takes the field needing a precious, final stop to slam the door and preserve a win. "That's what we want," the Colts' starting..." October 06
Indianapolis Star "A scroll through the 2001 NFL draft hints at an era long past, one of winnowed primes and expired careers. Some of the standouts – LaDanian Tomlinson, Steve Hutchinson – have happily retired, content to cap a decade-plus of Hall of Fame-worthy work. Most never came close to playing that..." October 05
Baltimore Sun "There’s a pretty solid chance that the Ravens’ scouting report on the Indianapolis Colts’ offense includes a few bolded reminders about how dangerous wide receiver T.Y. Hilton can be as a deep threat. Hilton is one of the fastest wide receivers in the NFL, having run the 40-yard dash in 4.34..." October 04
Source: Colts worked out former Cardinals/Saints LB Victor Butler, plus S's Winston Guy & Ray Ventrone.
Pro Football Talk "Colts receiver Hakeem Nicks, whose 2013 contract year in New York didn’t go so well, is off to another slow start in another contract year. But what Nicks lacks in production he makes up for in confidence that borders on delusion. “I still view myself as the best receiver in the league,”..." October 03
Indianapolis Star "Before he could stake serious claim as one of the league's finest punters, before he was rewarded with a five-year, $14 million contract this past offseason, and long before he became the affable and outgoing friend-to-all in the city that's become his home, Pat McAfee was little more than a naïve..." October 03
Indianapolis Star "Colts starting free safety LaRon Landry, part of the team's high-priced 2013 class of free agents, will miss the next four games while serving an NFL-issued suspension for a violation of the league's performance-enhancing drug policy. Landry will be eligible to return to the Colts' active..." October 01
Indianapolis Star "Colts starting free safety LaRon Landry, part of the team's high-priced 2013 class of free agents, will miss the next four games while serving an NFL-issued suspension for a violation of the league's performance-enhancing drug policy. Landry will be eligible to return to the Colts' active..." September 30
Colts announce they've extended Robert Mathis' contract through 2016.
Indianapolis Star "What we saw of the Indianapolis Colts' 41-17 victory over the Tennessee Titans Sunday at Lucas Oil Stadium: • The drive that mattered: There will be plenty of talk of how Pat McAfee's surprising first-quarter onside kick changed the direction of the game, and it did, but the way the Colts..." September 29
Indianapolis Star "The Indianapolis Colts released Da'Rick Rogers, 23, on Monday after news broke that the receiver had been arrested early Monday morning on suspicion of driving under the influence on IUPUI's campus. An IUPUI officer observed Rogers' vehicle swerving onto and over the yellow line of the road on..." September 29
Indianapolis Star "Colts free safety LaRon Landry has been suspended without pay for the next four games for violating the NFL policy on performance enhancing substances, according to a release by the NFL. Landry will be eligible to return to the Colts' active roster on Oct. 27 following the team's Oct. 26 game..." September 29
Colts worked out Chris Clemons, Dejon Gomes, M.D. Jennings, Jerron McMillian, Bacarri Rambo and Jamarca Sanford
Pro Football Talk "The Colts signed a backup inside linebacker on Saturday, bringing up rookie Andrew Jackson from the practice squad, the team announced. Jackson (6-1, 254) was the Colts’ sixth-round pick in May. He spent the first three games on the practice squad. A Western Kentucky product, Jackson could..." September 27
TY Hilton is out here as #Colts practice gets underway. Ankle must be ok.
Josh Gordon and LaVon Brazill officially down to 10-game suspensions as the NFL-NFLPA announce the full drug program.
#colts Pagano: Questionable, Ricky Jean Francois (ankle), Hakeem Nicks (illness), Joe Reitz (ankle).
Covers.com "Going into half-time of the Monday night game between the Indianapolis Colts and Philadelphia Eagles, one Delaware bettor must have been happy. The bettor played a $5 bet on a 15-team parlay and had hit all 14 leading into Monday night, with only the Colts needing to win to collect..." September 18
ThePostGame.com "While there are still many questions to be answered as the NFL investigates its handling of Ray Rice's assault case, there are already a handful of prominent voices calling for commissioner Roger Goodell to step down and an intriguing candidate to take his place. U.S. Senator Kirsten..." September 16
#colts LB Jerrell Freeman missed practice again. Can't imagine him playing vs. Philly. Would be big loss to defense. Top cover LB.
Stampede Blue "The Indianapolis Colts have made more roster moves today, signing outside linebacker Chris Carter and running back Dion Lewis and waiving running back Zurlon Tipton. The team also signed quarterback Dominique Davis to the practice squad. While the Colts have the day off today from practice,..." September 09
ThePostGame.com "This NFL season has kicked off with more fanfare than ever before, and excitement for the sport isn't limited to the United States. For the first time in the league's history there will be three regular-season games played abroad, all of them at Wembley Stadium in London. The games will come on..." September 09
Pro Football Talk "The Colts’ defense looked a little lost last night, missing the pass rush provided by Robert Mathis. They’ll need to find a way to fix it. Multiple league sources tell PFT that Mathis suffered a torn Achilles last week while working out on his own in Atlanta. His season is now..." September 08
ESPN.com "Some observations from the Indianapolis Colts' locker room after their 31-24 loss to the Denver Broncos at Sports Authority Field at Mile High: Receiver Reggie Wayne gave everybody a scare when he slipped and his knee bent awkwardly after making a catch in the third quarter. Wayne left for a..." September 08
Indianapolis Star "The time has come, and Reggie Wayne is eager to embrace it. Sunday night at Denver’s Sports Authority Field at Mile High, the Indianapolis Colts veteran receiver returns to the field for the first time since suffering a season-ending knee injury Oct. 20 against these same Broncos. “I’m..." September 06
DenverBroncos.com "Other quarterbacks run more than Indianapolis' Andrew Luck. Of the 41 quarterbacks with at least 200 action plays (attempts plus sacks plus rushes) last year, he was 12th in run frequency: one every 10.6 plays. Other quarterbacks run more dynamically than Luck; he ranked 11th among passers in..." September 06
Colts injuries per Chuck Pagano: Reitz out; SBrown, Holmes, Walden are questionable; Harrison, Landry, Wayne, Cherilis are probable.
ESPN.com "Life without owner Jim Irsay began late Wednesday afternoon for the Indianapolis Colts. But for others around the NFL, the six-game suspension and $500,000 fine issued to the longtime owner were not a sufficient enough punishment. "It's kind of like a slap on the wrist," Buffalo Bills..." September 03
ESPN.com "The NFL on Tuesday suspended Jim Irsay for six games and fined him $500,000 after the Indianapolis Colts owner pleaded guilty earlier in the day to one misdemeanor count of operating a vehicle while intoxicated." September 03
Indianapolis Star "Colts owner Jim Irsay will spend one year on probation after pleading guilty to driving under the influence of prescription drugs. During a change of plea hearing held this morning at the Hamilton County courthouse, Irsay officially entered a guilty plea for one misdemeanor charge of impaired..." September 02
Now that Colts owner Jim Irsay has pled guilty, NFL expected to discipline him before Thursday Night's GB-SEA opener, per league sources.
Jim Irsay will probably get suspended a year and a heavy fine.
USA Today "Week 1 of the NFL regular season begins in earnest soon and no one has to tell the Indianapolis Colts what that means. PEYTON MANNING! PEYTON MANNING! PEYTON MANNING! The Colts open Sunday at Denver, and that means another go-around with Manning, face of the Broncos franchise today, face of..." September 01
Pro Football Talk "After Colts owner Jim Irsay was arrested for driving while impaired, some thought the NFL would hold him to a higher standard by suspending him before his case was finalized. Irsay’s plea deal, which apparently will be finalized on Tuesday, means that any discipline will be imposed after the case..." September 01
Pro Football Talk "Rookie inside linebacker Andrew Jackson is among nine players to re-sign with the Colts’ practice squad after being waived Saturday, the team said today. The 22-year-old Jackson was the Colts’ sixth-round pick in May. The Western Kentucky product notched six tackles in the exhibition finale..." August 31
Pro Football Talk "The Colts have suffered several injuries on the interior of their offensive line this summer, so they decided to bolster their group of players at those positions by bringing back a former member of the team. Indianapolis announced that they have claimed center/guard A.Q. Shipley off of waivers..." August 31