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
Colts also trade DB Marcus Burley to Seattle Seahawks for a 6th rd pick in 2015
Pro Football Talk "The Colts’ cuts to 53 players include a guy who started seven regular-season games a year ago. Gone, per a league source, is linebacker Kelvin Sheppard. He appeared in 15 regular-season games, and he started both postseason games for Indianapolis." August 30
ESPN.com "If getting blown out wasn’t bad enough, Indianapolis Colts receiver Da'Rick Rogers added to the embarrassment when he tried to punt himself off the roster. Rogers caught a 7-yard pass from quarterback Chandler Harnish in the fourth quarter when the Colts were down 28-0. Rather than hand the..." August 30
ESPN.com "Colts owner Jim Irsay has reached a plea agreement in his impaired driving case, the Indianapolis Star reported Friday, citing court officials. Details of the agreement were not immediately released. Irsay was arrested in March on two misdemeanor charges and was scheduled for an Oct. 30..." August 30
Cincinnati Enquirer "With starting running back Giovani Bernard kept out of the Bengals' preseason finale on Thursday and three other running backs unable to play due to injury, rookie second-round pick Jeremy Hill got plenty of work in the first half, and almost got one touch too many. Hill carried 15 times for 60..." August 29
X-rays determine #colts Joe Reitz with high sprain to left ankle. That's normally 4-6 weeks recovery.
Former #Colts WR Lavon Brazill signed with the Toronto Argonauts of the CFL.
Sporting News "The ripple effect of the Logan Mankins trade between the Patriots and Buccaneers may reach all the way to Indianapolis. The veteran guard's arrival in Tampa Bay reduced the odds of Richie Incognito signing there and Colts head coach Chuck Pagano told reporters Tuesday that they were open to..." August 27
Indianapolis Star "Linebacker Robert Mathis begins his NFL-imposed four-game suspension at 4 p.m. Saturday. At that time, he isn't allowed at the Colts complex and is prohibited from having any contact with team personnel. "Zero. Zero. Players, coaches, nobody," Pagano said. "Got a memo (from the league) with a..." August 27
Yahoo! Sports "Sean Gilbert and DeMaurice Smith need to go at it, town-hall style battle-royale style in a debate. After all, these are the two men who could go head-to-head for the NFLPA executive director spot soon, even if the sitting executive director Smith has no plans of leaving his post. Gilbert, the..." August 26
Colts.com "The Indianapolis Colts today waived CB-Johnny Adams, CB-Qua Cox, G-Andre Cureton, G-Marcus Hall, CB-Kameron Jackson, WR-Nu’Keese Richardson, LB-Jonathon Sharpe, S-David Sims, WR-Eric Thomas, WR-Tony Washington and FB-Cameron White. With the moves today, the Colts have reached a 79-man..." August 25
New Orleans Times-Picayune "If New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees grew tired of the questions about the potential of a rusty game in his two interviews with the local media this week, he didn't show it. Brees patiently answered the question with a smile creeping on his face behind the goatee he'd been growing..." August 24
ESPN.com "The neck injury that has sidelined Indianapolis Colts safety Delano Howell for more than a week is not career ending, a source told ESPN.com Friday. Howell spent part of the week in Minneapolis meeting with a specialist to decide what the best action is to take with his neck. Colts officials..." August 22
ESPN.com "Indianapolis Colts rookie guard Jack Mewhort is eager to play in a game, but his health is in question. Mewhort, who earlier this week said missing more than a week of practice was just a precaution with his right knee, did not practice again Thursday. “You want those guys out there 100..." August 22
Indianapolis Star "Defensive lineman Montori Hughes is on extended leave from the Indianapolis Colts following the recent passing of his infant daughter. Coach Chuck Pagano announced Thursday that Maveah Alice Hughes, the 3-month-old daughter of Hughes and girlfriend Leigh Burton, died last week. Hughes..." August 22
Indianapolis Star "Indianapolis Colts coach Chuck Pagano was asked this week to pinpoint his No. 1 wide receiver. His answer might as well have been, "Who cares?" "All I know is we're deeper than we've ever been and we've got a lot of talent at that position," Pagano said. "So, I feel really good. I know who it..." August 21
CBSSports.com "Jim Irsay was originally scheduled to face trial on Aug. 28, but thanks to a continuance, that date has now been pushed back two months. The new trial date for the Colts owner is scheduled for Oct. 30, according to the Associated Press. Irsay is facing two misdemeanor counts of impaired driving..." August 21
CBSSports.com "By any measure, running back Trent Richardson has been a huge disappointment. The Colts gave up a first-round pick to get him and he responded by averaging 2.9 yards per carry last season. Impossibly, Richardson's been worse this preseason, managing just 2.4 yards per carry. For months, the..." August 21
Forbes.com "Just because the auction of the Buffalo Bills is having a tough time drawing bids above $1 billion two years after the Cleveland Browns sold for $987 million, and just weeks after the National Basketball Association’s Los Angeles Clippers were sold for $2 billion, doesn’t mean the National..." August 20
Indianapolis Star "Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay will likely have court dates in Hamilton and Morgan counties during the NFL's regular season, according to recent filings. Irsay also faces potential disciplinary action from the league, which could come before those cases are resolved. A Hamilton Superior..." August 19
Pro Football Talk "The Colts have added one tailback and released another, announcing the re-signing of Deji Karim and the waiving of Davin Meggett on Sunday. The 27-year-old Karim appeared in three games as a reserve for Indianapolis in 2012. He has also had stints with Jacksonville (2010-2011) and Houston..." August 17
Indianapolis Star "Maybe Hakeem Nicks read his calendar wrong. Perhaps he thought Saturday night's Colts preseason matchup against the New York Giants was, you know, the regular season matchup the teams are scheduled to play in November. Given the way Nicks came out looking to stomp on the collective neck of..." August 17
Pro Football Talk "The Colts’ 27-26 preseason loss to the Giants on Saturday night ended with Pat McAfee missing a 64-yard field goal, wide left. But Colts coach Chuck Pagano says seeing McAfee miss that kick did nothing to diminish the teams confidence in McAfee from beyond 60 yards. McAfee is the Colts’ punter,..." August 17
New York Post "Victor Cruz described it as “fun’’ late Saturday night watching the Giants’ backups overcome a 26-0 fourth quarter deficit to overtake and beat the Colts 27-26 in a wild preseason game at Lucas Oil Stadium. “I had a blast watching them at the end,’’ Cruz said of seeing the youngsters stage the..." August 17
Pro Football Talk "The two-game suspension of Ray Rice and the looming suspension of Josh Gordon have left folks wondering when or if the NFL will take action against Colts owner Jim Irsay. In early June, Adam Schefter of ESPN reported that league insiders expected Commissioner Roger Goodell to impose a..." August 15
Indianapolis Star "In case you're counting, and T.Y. Hilton is, the Indianapolis Colts don't have one No. 1 receiver, they have three, and he's one of them. "All you have to do is turn on the film and watch me play," Hilton said with his customary economy. Hilton is a doer, not a talker, a little man with a..." August 15
Indianapolis Star "Imagine a world without Andrew Luck in a Colts uniform. It's a scary thought for Colts nation. But one that was a lot closer to reality than you think. No, the Colts weren't toying with the idea of drafting Robert Griffin III at No. 1 instead of Luck. However, a year earlier, in the 2011 NFL..." August 14
USA Today "LeSean McCoy is in the best position to succeed Tim Heaney, senior fantasy writer: Why blindly pick last year’s top running back at No. 1? Jamaal Charles is a first-rounder, but 12 rushing scores and 70 receptions are hard to repeat, even with Andy Reid running things. After his monumental..." August 13
Stampede Blue "The Colts made a minor roster move this morning, bringing back defensive end Gannon Conway and waiving offensive tackle Eric Pike. The Indianapolis Colts continued their roster shuffling today by making a relatively minor roster move. They brought back defensive end Gannon Conway and waived..." August 12