Side note on Luck, I'm convinced based on what he told me today and Grigson's comments Friday that nothing's imminent on a contract.
ESPN Boston "Bill Belichick stated that the New England Patriots "followed every rule" in preparing their footballs for last Sunday's AFC Championship Game, offering several potential reasons behind the "Deflategate" controversy. Belichick addressed the issue in a lengthy statement Saturday, one day after..." January 25
Indianapolis Star "Colts linebacker Andrew Jackson was arrested in Kentucky early Friday morning on an impaired-driving charge, according to jail records. Jackson, 22, was booked into the jail just before 5 a.m. on preliminary charges of operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol or drugs and..." January 25
CBSSports.com "Good news for those of you suffering full-on Deflategate fatigue: Here's a story about something other than under-inflated balls. But it's bad news for those of you who don't want to hear about more Patriots shenanigans during their run to the Super Bowl. Either way, you've been warned. The..." January 24
ESPN.com "Robert Mathis sightings around the Indianapolis Colts' facility during the media portion were pretty rare during the season. There was no reason for linebacker to be in the locker room since he was out for the season with a torn Achilles, but you also wondered how his rehabilitation was going..." January 24
Trent Richardson will serve the 2nd game of his suspension next season if he's back with the Colts
Pro Football Talk "The NFL issued the following statement on Friday afternoon in response to inquiries about “Deflategate”: “Our office has been conducting an investigation as to whether the footballs used in last Sunday’s AFC Championship Game complied with the specifications that are set forth in the playing..." January 24
Grigson says Trent Richardson was suspended two games by the club.
Grigson wouldn't commit to Trent Richardson being back next season. Not surprising he said that.
NFL.com "With the NFL narrowing the goal post width from 18 to 14 feet for Sunday's Pro Bowl, ageless veteran kicker Adam Vinatieri will be one of the guinea pigs for the league's experiment. The 42-year-old -- who said Wednesday night at the Pro Bowl Draft he plans to return for his 20th season --..." January 22
Fox Sports "The Baltimore Ravens tipped off the Indianapolis Colts going into the AFC title game about the Patriots potentially doctoring the air in footballs, according to FOX Sports NFL Insider Jay Glazer. According to Glazer, the NFL was already planning to inspect the balls at halftime, despite D'Qwell..." January 22
Some clarification on Chudzinski. Colts have denied permission now but they can't in a week when his contract is up. So he could still b ...
The #Colts are blocking offensive assistant Rob Chudzinski from all of his interview requests. They want to keep him, he helps immensely
For my 2cents Blount scored 3 rushing touchdowns. He could've carried a beach ball. Also doesn't hurt we only gave up 7 points #inflatethis
Pro Football Talk "One of the key moments of “Inflationgate” came when Colts linebacker D’Qwell Jackson intercepted Patriots quarterback Tom Brady in the second quarter of Sunday’s AFC title game in Foxborough. Per multiple reports, the ball was deemed to feel a little light, and from there, the NFL got..." January 21
Colts, of course, deactivated Trent Richardson Sunday, but also suspended him.
rtv 6 "It was the traditional somber day-after in the Indianapolis Colts’ locker room. Large black trash bags were situated in front of each player’s cubicle. Many already had been stuffed with personal items. All would be crammed and carried to awaiting SUVs and cars by the end of Monday. The..." January 20
Newsday "Patriots coach Bill Belichick said Monday he will cooperate with an NFL investigation into whether the Patriots used footballs that were not fully inflated during Sunday’s 45-7 win over the Colts in the AFC Championship Game. NFL spokesman Michael Signora confirmed to Newsday early Monday..." January 20
Pro Football Talk "Colts coach Chuck Pagano isn’t talking about deflategate. Asked today about the NFL’s investigation into whether the Patriots deflated some of the footballs used in Sunday’s game to make them easier to grip, Pagano said declined to comment. “Did not notice, and that’s something for the..." January 20
Indianapolis Star "Reggie Wayne won't let himself start thinking about it until Nashville. Up to that point in the ride, it's only music. A lot of very loud music. The Colts veteran receiver will soon pack his car and make the same 16-hour drive he makes after every season finishes. He'll head home to Miami. On..." January 20
#Colts signed WR Jeff Demps to reserve/future deal.
Yahoo! Sports "The NFL will investigate the possibility that the New England Patriots deflated footballs during the AFC championship game, which they won 45-7 over the Indianapolis Colts, according to Bob Kravitz of WTHR.com. It rained constantly on Sunday in Foxborough, Mass., which made gripping the ball..." January 19
NESN "The Indianapolis Colts didn’t stand a chance. This New England Patriots team is rolling, and they just steamrolled Andrew Luck and the Colts for the second time this season. This one, a 45-7 drubbing, was even worse than Week 11’s 42-20 win in Indianapolis. Everywhere that the Patriots..." January 18
Colts inactives: WR Griff Whalen, RB Richardson, CB Sheldon Price, OL Xavier Nixon, C Jonotthan Harrison, LB Bjoern Werner, DL Zach Kerr
Alabama OC Lane Kiffin is a front-runner for 49ers OC job. Colts special assistant to HC Rob Chudzinski also under consideration.
CBS Sports Fantasy News "Barring a setback before the game, Colts cornerbacks Vontae Davis and Greg Toler will play in Sunday's AFC championship game at New England, sources told the NFL Network." January 18
Breaking: Trent Richardson missed this mornings walk through and didn't notify the team. Reason he didn't travel
Pro Football Talk "The Colts have a history of forcing their franchise quarterbacks to complete their contracts before signing them to new contracts. Indy has done it twice before, after Peyton Manning’s rookie deal expired — and then after his second contract ended. With quarterback Andrew Luck one year away..." January 18
ESPN.com "Indianapolis Colts running back Trent Richardson missed Saturday's walk-through in Indianapolis and will miss Sunday's AFC Championship Game against the New England Patriots because of a family situation. "I had to miss walk-through," Richardson told ESPN.com on Sunday. "I'm dealing with a..." January 18
I’m not making this up: #Colts offensive tackle Xavier Nixon missed the flight and is listed as out for tomorrow, team reports.
USA Today "Among the remarkable developments in the Indianapolis Colts' postseason run is that they've gotten here, on the verge of their first Super Bowl appearance since 2009, despite the failure of one of the biggest NFL trades in the past several years. Running back Trent Richardson, the third pick in..." January 18
#azcardinals released LB coach Mike Caldwell from contract to be Jets asst head coach, per source
Trent Richardson did not make the trip to New England due to personal reasons. It’s once again the tandem of Herron/Tipton for the @Colts.
Pro Football Talk "Former NFL referee Mike Carey said during the CBS broadcast of the Colts-Broncos game that Colts punt returner Josh Cribbs had muffed a punt and the Broncos had recovered. Then the referee, in conjunction with NFL head of officiating Dean Blandino, looked at the replay and ruled that Cribbs had..." January 17
CSN Bay Area "New 49ers coach Jim Tomsula intimated following his Thursday press conference that he has an eye on at least one assistant whose team is playing in the conference championship games on Sunday. Perhaps, the most likely target to join Tomsula’s staff is Rob Chudzinski, 46, the special assistant..." January 17
CBS Sports Fantasy News "Colts coach Chuck Pagano said cornerbacks Vontae Davis (knee) and Greg Toler (groin) are listed as questionable for Sunday's AFC title game at New England. Pagano said he is confident both cornerbacks will play Sunday. Pagano added they are just being cautious and were conservative with their..." January 17
Pro Football Talk "Colts kicker Adam Vinatieri is poised to become the NFL’s all-time leader in postseason games played, and his former teammate Tom Brady is right behind him. Sunday’s AFC Championship Game will make Vinatieri the first player in NFL history to appear in 30 postseason games. Currently Vinatieri..." January 17
USA Today "Jim Irsay doesn't view the arrest this week of Indianapolis Colts linebacker Josh McNary on rape charges as a major distraction for a team heading into the AFC Championship Game. That can be debated on its merits. But the Colts owner can't deny it's another blow to the image of the NFL,..." January 16
USA Today "Among the remarkable developments in the Indianapolis Colts' postseason run is that they've gotten here, on the verge of their first Super Bowl appearance since 2009, despite the failure of one of the biggest NFL trades in the past several years. Running back Trent Richardson, the third pick in..." January 16
Indianapolis Star "Before his first day on the job was in the books, Chuck Pagano's mind began to race. He wondered about the enormity of the task that lay ahead, the glaring lack of proven talent with which to work, and, most notably, whether taking a job as coach of the Indianapolis Colts was a colossal..." January 16
Indianapolis Star "How is Trent Richardson approaching this week's AFC Championship Game? "Like I'm going to be the starter," said the Indianapolis Colts recently benched running back. "Because that's just me." But Richardson won't be the starter – that job belongs to Boom Herron now – and Richardson, the..." January 16
Pro Football Talk "Colts linebacker Josh McNary has been accused of rape. McNary denies it. And McNary’s version of the events could eventually be vindicated. But that doesn’t matter in the post-Rice NFL, where mere accusations (true or otherwise) can get a guy placed on paid leave pending the outcome of the..." January 15
Indianapolis Star "Indianapolis Colts linebacker Joshua McNary denies the allegations that he raped a woman after a night of drinking at a Downtown bar. McNary, 26, who has been with the team since 2013, faces one count of rape, one count of criminal confinement and one count of battery, court documents..." January 15
Indianapolis Star "It wasn't supposed to be the sixth-round draft pick and twice-waived former practice squad player that buried the Denver Broncos late Sunday afternoon, each fourth-quarter run of his swallowing precious chunks of clock while he moved the chains and kept Peyton Manning stranded on the..." January 14
Fox 59 "Indianapolis Colts linebacker has been charged with rape. Josh McNary, 26, was formally charged Wednesday in a rape investigation. McNary faces one count of rape, one count of criminal confinement and one count of battery resulting in bodily injury. FOX59 has learned that the incident in..." January 14
NFL.com "Trent Richardson was a healthy scratch Sunday in the Indianapolis Colts' biggest game of the season. Explaining the decision to deactivate Richardson in favor of a running back signed off the street just last week, coach Chuck Pagano cited special teams experience. "Michael Hill was a..." January 13
Indianapolis Star "Believe it: The Indianapolis Colts are one win from Super Bowl XLIX. Behind a gritty, grind-it-out performance Sunday at Sports Authority Field at Mile High, the Colts added to Peyton Manning's playoff misery and punched their ticket to the AFC Championship game with a 24-13 victory over..." January 12
ESPN Boston "New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady is headed to the conference championship game for the ninth time in his 14-year career as a starter, a feat he said Monday he “never would have thought was possible.” More than half of the postseason games (14-of-27) Brady has played in have been..." January 12
CBS Sports Fantasy News "The Colts made a surprising move Sunday by listing running back Trent Richardson as inactive for the team's divisional playoff game at Denver. Richardson was not on the team's injury report." January 11