Colts Rumors & News

  • 27m
    Stephen Holder @HolderStephen

    No sign of TY Hilton so far at today’s practice. No Gosder Cherilus either. Xavier Nixon might be up at right tackle.

  • Colts winning but struggling to close out games

    Indianapolis Star "With a league-wide average margin of victory this season of just 12.8 points per game, success in the NFL is clearly dependent on a team's ability to emerge with wins in close games. And the Colts have done just that this season. They're 4-2 in games decided by one score, including Sunday's..." December 16

  • Chuck Pagano says Colts won’t rest starters

    Pro Football Talk "The Colts don’t have much to play for in Weeks 16 and 17. They’ve already clinched the AFC South, but they’re highly unlikely to catch the Patriots or Broncos to earn a first-round bye. So will they rest their starters in the next two games? Nope. Colts coach Chuck Pagano says he doesn’t..." December 15

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    Mike Chappell @mchappell51

    #colts HC Chuck Pagano: TY Hilton's MRI on hamstring negative. Hopes to practice Wednesday. Joe Reitz, Hugh Thornton still rehabbing. @rtv6

  • Wayne on playing hurt: 'If I'm out there, I'm good'

    Indianapolis Star "Two things we know: Reggie Wayne is hurt. Reggie Wayne will play on. Asked on Friday about his decision to push through what was revealed this week as a torn left triceps -- and whether the injury is affecting his play -- Wayne said what you figured he would. "If I'm out there playing,"..." December 13

  • Colts' Cherilus on Texans' Clowney: 'He's screwed'

    Indianapolis Star "No. 1 overall draft pick Jadeveon Clowney of the Houston Texans made his intentions clear before ever playing in an NFL game, warning AFC South foe Andrew Luck to "have his head on a swivel" because the outside linebacker promised to take him to the ground. Clowney, who is battling a serious..." December 13

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    Mike Chappell @mchappell51

    #colts rule out Joe Reitz, Hugh Thornton.

  • NFL salary cap projected at $138.6 million "The NFL salary cap is projected to be $138.6 million in 2015, a 4.21 percent increase over this year's $133 million. The projection was revealed to NFL owners at their meeting in Irving, Texas. That number could rise as high as $141 million, two team executives told USA Today. Last year,..." December 11

  • NFL approves new personal conduct policy

    SB Nation "Roger Goodell announced a new personal conduct policy at the NFL owners meetings Wednesday. The new policy will make several changes to how policy violations are handled. For example, accused players are expected to immediately be placed on paid leave after they have been charged. In addition, the..." December 10

  • Reggie Wayne says drops are just a concentration issue

    Stampede Blue "Appearing on his weekly radio show on 1260 WNDE with Jake Query and Derek Schultz, Colts' wide receiver Reggie Wayne confirmed that he has a partially torn triceps and talked about playing through the injury, including his tough day on Sunday. On Sunday against the Browns, though the Colts won,..." December 09

  • Josh Cribbs on his return: 'It was too emotional for me'

    Indianapolis Star "Josh Cribbs established himself as one of the NFL's all-time best kick returners during his eight seasons with the Cleveland Browns. That level of achievement did nothing, though, to settle Cribbs' feelings as he faced his old team during the Colts' 25-24 win at Cleveland on Sunday. "On a..." December 08

  • Luck's last-minute TD drive gives Colts 25-24 win over Browns

    Indianapolis Star "It was ugly and mistake-prone and unconvincing, but the Indianapolis Colts somehow exited Cleveland's First Energy Stadium on Sunday afternoon with the one thing they sought when they arrived: A victory. Andrew Luck engineered an 11-play, 90-yard march in 3:14 late in the fourth quarter to..." December 08

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    RT @zkeefer: Chuck Pagano said on his postgame radio interview that Reggie Wayne's been battling through "knee, elbow and torn tri(ceps)."

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    Adam Levitan @adamlevitan

    FYI RT @MatthewBerryTMR On FFNow @JosinaAnderson saying after speaking to Colts sources they expect an even bigger workload for Dan Herron.

  • Colts running back Trent Richardson ignores his critics, says he’s still the same player Browns drafted

    Chronicle-Telegram "Colts running back Trent Richardson willingly admits his NFL career hasn’t gone as planned. “T-Rich” didn’t expect the Browns to draft him with the No. 3 overall pick in 2012, nor did he expect them to trade him two games into the next season. More than anything else, though, the former..." December 06

  • Reggie Wayne considering retirement after 2014 season

    SB Nation "The Indianapolis Colts may be nearing the end of an era. Reggie Wayne, the only holdover from the legendary passing triumvirate that included Peyton Manning and Marvin Harrison, is mulling retirement at the conclusion of the 2014 season, according to Mike Chappell of RTV6. "It's real, man," the..." December 06

  • Dwayne Allen returns, gives Colts offense options

    Indianapolis Star "Indianapolis Colts tight end Dwayne Allen returned to the lineup for Wednesday's practice, instantly changing the complexion of the team's offense. Allen, out the past two games with a sprained ankle, is expected to play on Sunday at the Cleveland Browns. And considering his value in the..." December 04

  • Richardson, on facing Browns: 'They gave up on me; I'm going to go into this game like it's my last one'

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Trent Richardson hasn't forgotten about Sept. 18, 2013. It seemed like an ordinary Wednesday. The Browns finished practice, he iced up and headed home. Then he was traded to the Indianapolis Colts. "I was shocked," Richardson said Wednesday on a conference call with Cleveland reporters...." December 03

  • Trent Richardson struggles (again), Boom Herron steps up for Coltsagainst Redskins

    Indianapolis Star "Boom Herron had footballs to protect Sunday at Lucas Oil Stadium, and he let one get away. Which explains why for all the public adoration showered upon him in a 49-27 victory, the Indianapolis Colts' backup running back understood that NFL longevity can be tied to fumbles. Herron has had..." December 01

  • Ray Rice is not on Colts' radar

    Indianapolis Star "The Colts could use a boost in their running game. But that boost will not be coming from now-reinstated Pro Bowl running back Ray Rice. The Colts currently have no plans to pursue Rice, who won an appeal Friday and is free to sign with any NFL team. That news comes from a source familiar..." November 30

  • Reggie Wayne on criticism: 'You ever heard of toilet material?' "Indianapolis Colts receiver Reggie Wayne extended his streak of games with at least three catches to 81 last week against Jacksonville. How he did it, though, two catches that totaled two yards in the final three minutes of a game that had already been determined is what raised a lot of..." November 29

  • Has Luck-RG3 draft reached status of Manning-Leaf?

    USA Today "Andrew Luck is on pace to pass for more than 5,000 yards this season and join the elite class of NFL quarterbacks. Whether Robert Griffin III will ever play for the Washington Redskins again is uncertain. Luck was the No. 1 pick in the 2012 draft by the Indianapolis Colts; Griffin went No...." November 27

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    Mike Wells @MikeWellsNFL

    Barring a change, Boom Herron will continue to start at RB over Richardson. Pagano doesn't seem to enjoy answering questions these days

  • 21d
    Indianapolis Colts @Colts

    RT to welcome @ShaunPhillips95 to #ColtsNation!

  • Colts bring back Victor Butler

    Pro Football Talk "The Colts shuffled up the makeup of their defense on Monday, bringing back a former member of the team a week after letting him go. Linebacker Victor Butler is back in Indianapolis and the team has waived defensive tackle Kelcy Quarles. Butler initially signed with the team in October and..." November 25

  • Colts win ugly over Jacksonville, 23-3

    Indianapolis Star "It was ugly at times – really, really ugly at times – but the Indianapolis Colts overcame six fumbles and a sloppy start Sunday afternoon to eventually roll past the Jacksonville Jaguars 23-3. Masking an otherwise sleepy afternoon at Lucas Oil Stadium was a charming moment in the third quarter...." November 24

  • T.Y. Hilton cradles ball after TD "Colts receiver T.Y. Hilton followed through with a touchdown for his newborn daughter. Hilton caught a 73-yard touchdown from Andrew Luck in the third quarter Sunday against the Jacksonville Jaguars. Once he got into the end zone, the receiver cradled the football as if it was his baby..." November 23

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    Kevin Bowen @KBowenColts

    Boom Herron announced with the starting lineup. Trent Richardson was sick earlier this week.

  • Colts cut return man Griff Whalen, sign RB Zurlon Tipton

    Pro Football Talk "Colts return man Griff Whalen’s latest mistake was his last in Indianapolis. Whalen was part of the odd botched kickoff return that easily could have been a safety on Sunday against the Patriots. The Colts signed veteran return man Josh Cribbs this week and have now cut Whalen today." November 22

  • Colts TE Dwayne Allen ruled out for Week 12

    CBS Sports Fantasy News "Colts coach Chuck Pagano told reporters that tight end Dwayne Allen will not play Week 12 against the Jaguars. The team officially ruled him out for the game, per the team's official website. Allen suffered an ankle Week 11 against New England and was unable to practice all week leading up to..." November 22

  • Three Colts Starters Ruled Out for Sunday's Game

    Stampede Blue "While this news isn't unexpected, it's still significant: three Colts starters have been ruled out for Sunday's game against the Jacksonville Jaguars, per head coach Chuck Pagano in his press conference this afternoon. Tight end Dwayne Allen (ankle), right tackle Gosder Cherilus (shoulder), and..." November 21

  • Which Colts player makes NFL-leading $45K per play?

    Indianapolis Star "When it comes to body parts, Adam Vinatieri should be thanking that sweet foot of his. That foot. That right foot. That size 10 foot he kicks with (in a size 8.5 soccer shoe). That foot earns him $45,946 per play. And that makes Vinatieri the highest paid guy, per snap, in the NFL. No. Not..." November 21

  • Is this the end for Colts RB Ahmad Bradshaw?

    Indianapolis Star "Ahmad Bradshaw's season is officially over, the Colts veteran running back landing on injured reserve this week for the second time in as many seasons. It's a big blow for the Indianapolis Colts, but it's also a huge personal setback for Bradshaw. He had just overcome a serious neck injury..." November 20

  • Colts have signed Josh Cribbs; here's why

    Indianapolis Star "Veteran return man Josh Cribbs is Indianapolis-bound. The Colts announced his signing Tuesday afternoon. Cribbs was in Indianapolis last week where he had what an NFL source described as an impressive workout. But coach Chuck Pagano said at the time the workout was more or less a routine..." November 19

  • Source: Colts have no interest in adding Rice "Despite losing running back Ahmad Bradshaw for the season, the AFC South-leading Indianapolis Colts would have no interest in signing Ray Rice as a potential replacement once the player is reinstated to the NFL, a team source said. Colts coach Chuck Pagano was defensive coordinator of the..." November 18

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    Mary Kay Cabot @MaryKayCabot

    Source confirmed for a report by @FSOhioZJackson that Josh Cribbs will sign w/ #Colts. I'm told it will be today.

  • With Bradshaw down, Colts' Richardson takes on challenge

    Indianapolis Star "The Indianapolis Colts essentially had no running game in Sunday's loss to the New England Patriots. Now, with Trent Richardson preparing to carry a bigger load, getting that running game back on track will prove an even steeper climb. Leading rusher Ahmad Bradshaw could miss the rest of the..." November 18

  • Patriots continue their run with thrashing of Colts

    CSN New England "Another week, another AFC rival emasculated on national television. Sunday night’s 42-20 win over the Colts, highlighted by Jonas Gray’s 199 rushing yards and Rob Gronkowski blocking a Colt out of the end zone and into the tuba section, is becoming the norm. Since the Kansas City Thing, the..." November 17

  • Ahmad Bradshaw leaves in a boot and on crutches "Observed and heard in the Indianapolis Colts’ locker room after their 42-20 loss to the New England Patriots at Lucas Oil Stadium. Blow to the running game: Running back Ahmad Bradshaw was on crutches with a boot on his left foot when he departed the locker room after the game. He suffered..." November 17

  • Ahmad Bradshaw may have broken ankle

    Pro Football Talk "It wasn’t good to see Colts running back Ahmad Bradshaw walking gingerly to the locker room last night without a shoe or a sock on his left leg. It wasn’t good to see him leaving the stadium with a walking boot on his foot and in crutches. And it’s definitely not good to hear the preliminary..." November 17

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    Adam Schefter @AdamSchefter

    TE Dwayne Allen suffered what Colts believe to be a high ankle sprain, per source. So lose Ahmad Bradshaw and Allen hurting.

  • Colts, Seahawks, 49ers among teams eyeing CFL star Duron Carter "Troubled wide receiver Duron Carter, son of Hall of Fame pass catcher Cris Carter and formerly a top college recruit, is free to begin negotiating with NFL teams next month. And upward of 10 NFL teams are tracking the CFL standout closely. Several sources close to the player believe the Colts will..." November 16

  • Colts Arthur Jones Ruled Out for Sunday's Game

    Stampede Blue "Today the Colts concluded their final day of media availability before they take on the New England Patriots this Sunday night, and with it comes the official injury report. The Colts have ruled out defensive lineman Arthur Jones (ankle) and listed offensive lineman Gosder Cherilus (groin) as..." November 15

  • Brady maybe a little envious of Luck "New England Patriots veteran Tom Brady faces another marquee quarterback in prime time on Sunday night and he's envious of what Andrew Luck of the Indianapolis Colts can do. "He's a great player, in his third year, and he's had a lot of success," Brady said Wednesday of the Colts' impressive..." November 12

  • NFLPA pushing league to collectively bargain over personal conduct policy changes

    SB Nation "The NFLPA has been adamant that any changes to the league's personal conduct policy must be collectively bargained. The NFL has been resistant, however. The NFL Players Association are butting heads once again, this time over how to negotiate changes to the league's personal conduct policy. The..." November 04

  • Colts activate Landry "The Indianapolis Colts activated defensive back LaRon Landry off the suspended list after he sat out four games for violating the NFL's policy on performance enhancing substances. The Colts' secondary hasn't missed a beat without Landry, thanks to the strong play of cornerbacks Vontae Davis and..." November 04

  • Colts' Hugh Thornton benched in disciplinary move

    Indianapolis Star "Colts starting right guard Hugh Thornton was benched Monday night in an apparent disciplinary move by coach Chuck Pagano. Thornton was not injured and had practiced all week in preparation for the Colts' matchup with the New York Giants. But he was unexpectedly sidelined when the game began...." November 04

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    Kevin Bowen @KBowenColts

    Wayne says he doesn’t think he will be limited in any way on Monday night. “If I’m going out there, I’m expecting to play."

  • 48d
    Zak Keefer @zkeefer

    Vontae Davis, Trent Richardson also out here practicing. No sign of Reggie Wayne, though he usually takes a rest day each week.

  • 51d
    Kevin Bowen @KBowenColts

    Pagano says Reggie Wayne is ahead of schedule. The hope is to get him back sometime this week.