Andrew Luck RUMORS & NEWS

  • Andrew Luck has power to demand Colts changes, per report

    The Sports Daily "The Indianapolis Colts sit as one of the NFL’s biggest punchlines at 2-4 and dead last in the AFC South, the NFL’s biggest divisional punchline. Many problems persist throughout the organization, though the most obvious simply comes from a terrible job of roster building. According to sources..." October 21

  • Andrew Luck on sacks: Blame me for holding the ball too long

    Pro Football Talk "Colts quarterback Andrew Luck has been sacked an NFL-high 20 times this season, but he’s not blaming his offensive line. Luck said today that he thinks he deserves a lot of the blame for all those sacks, saying he can get rid of the ball more quickly to avoid the pass rush. “I don’t think..." October 13

  • Grigson: Luck’s contract takes cap space, affects Colts’ defense

    Pro Football Talk "Colts General Manager Ryan Grigson has taken some criticism for not building a good enough team around quarterback Andrew Luck. But Grigson says the presence of Luck on the team affects the way they build the rest of the club. Grigson said today that the Colts can’t spend as much money on..." October 07

  • Kurt Warner: Colts asking too much from Andrew Luck "There's nothing like a fruitless trip across the pond for forced introspection. The latest London loser to wonder where it all went wrong, the Indianapolis Colts have already fired two players while fielding criticism of high-profile members of the organization such as quarterback Andrew..." October 07

  • Andrew Luck taking sacks at a career-high rate

    Pro Football Talk "Colts owner Jim Irsay says he wants to see Andrew Luck protect himself. So far this season, that isn’t happening. Through four games this year, Luck has been sacked 15 times. That’s the most for any player in the NFL this season and puts Luck on pace for a career high in sacks. If Luck..." October 06

  • Reggie Wayne defends Andrew Luck, criticizes Colts front office

    Sportsnaut "A lot has been made of Andrew Luck’s lack of success under center for the Indianapolis Colts recently. He boasts a 3-9 record in his past 12 starts and is coming off a disastrous loss to the previously winless Jacksonville Jaguars this past week. As the $123 million face of the franchise, Luck..." October 05

  • Luck, Colts agree: Team wasn't focused for Jags

    Indianapolis Star "T.Y. Hilton strode through the locker room with Sam Cooke’s lyrics bouncing from his lips. “A change is gggonna commmme,” Hilton sang. “A change is gggonna commmme.” Hopeful, those five words. Dangerous, too. Hilton seemed confident as he crooned the R&B legend’s 1964 hit, unshaken by the..." October 03

  • Colts owner Jim Irsay denies Andrew Luck's shoulder is a 'serious issue'

    Fox Sports "With the Indianapolis Colts in London to take on the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday, owner Jim Irsay is out mingling with fans and talking to reporters. On Saturday, he wanted to put to rest any rumors that Colts QB Andrew Luck's throwing shoulder is a problem. While Luck hasn't missed a game..." October 01

  • Irsay: Luck needs to protect himself like Peyton did

    Indianapolis Star "Andrew Luck’s throwing shoulder is just fine. Nothing to see. No need for worry. That was the emphatic message offered Saturday by an optimistic Jim Irsay, the Indianapolis Colts owner who seemed bullish about his team’s chances for success this season behind the play of its franchise..." October 01

  • Colts’ Andrew Luck limited in practice on Thursday

    Today's Pigskin "Stephen Holder of the Indianapolis Star reports that Indianapolis Colts’ quarterback Andrew Luck was limited in practice on Thursday due to a right shoulder injury. Holder added that he still expects Luck to be under center this week, though he hasn’t been throwing in practice. Luck did not..." September 22

  • Ryan Grigson says all is well with Andrew Luck

    Pro Football Talk "The Colts got attention last season for failing to list quarterback Andrew Luck’s broken ribs on their injury report and they got attention on Wednesday for listing Luck as limited because of his right shoulder. Luck had been running the first team without incident all offseason and preseason,..." September 08

  • Colts’ Irsay has to believe Luck will usher in a new ‘golden era’

    Today's Pigskin "Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay is hopeful for the upcoming season. He’s also optimistic that 2016 will be the first step toward his team entering another “golden era.” “Time will tell. I’m optimistic, personally,” Irsay said, as reported by the team’s web site. “I think we have the makings..." September 07

  • Luck confident in Colts' offense: 'We're going to score a lot of points'

    Colts "It’s a very odd week for the NFL world. A preseason game will be played with hardly any headline guys. Nearly 40 guys will be cut from each team. And teams will turn their attention towards the regular season arriving in less than two weeks. The Colts practiced on Monday and will get back..." September 01

  • Andrew Luck traded in his old flip phone—for a new flip phone

    Indianapolis Star "Andrew Luck has a new a flip phone! We repeat, ANDREW LUCK HAS A NEW FLIP PHONE! The man with the most famous outdated cellular device in America has finally dipped into that new $140 million contract and upgraded. The Colts quarterback broke the news to his Facebook followers with a photo..." August 26

  • Colts rookie says he has to improve his vocabulary playing with Andrew Luck

    Fox Sports "Andrew Luck spent four years at Stanford, one of the best universities in the country academic-wise. He not only left the Cardinal an outstanding quarterback, but also an intelligent citizen. His wide-reaching knowledge of a multitude of topics comes across in his interviews and is evidenced by..." August 25

  • Chuck Pagano: The best thing Andrew Luck did was slide

    Pro Football Talk "Colts quarterback Andrew Luck had an excellent game in his preseason debut, completing all eight of his passes and generally looking much better than he looked in his injury-plagued 2015 season. But what Colts coach Chuck Pagano liked best about Luck’s performance is that when he ran, he slid:..." August 21

  • Preseason debut just 'another step' for Colts QB Andrew Luck

    Indianapolis Star "As he prepares to (finally) make his preseason debut, surely Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck must be eager to return to the field for the first time since Nov. 8, when he suffered a lacerated kidney and his 2015 season ended. Or, maybe not. Luck rejected the idea that there’s any..." August 17

  • The good and the bad from Andrew Luck's camp

    Indianapolis Star "He arrived on campus three weeks ago as the $140 million player with plenty to prove. He went back to the basics, retooling his throwing motion from the feet up. He made some throws that only a few quarterbacks in this league can make. He also made plenty he’d love to have back. How to grade..." August 11

  • Colts coach says Andrew Luck smarter about taking hits

    USA Today "Whether Andrew Luck makes his return in Sunday’s Hall of Fame game or later in the preseason, Indianapolis Colts coach Chuck Pagano believes one change in his star quarterback’s play style will be apparent. “He’s not going to take the egregious hits anymore,” Pagano told USA TODAY Sports,..." August 06

  • Andrew Luck's back, and Jim Irsay is thrilled

    Indianapolis Star "Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay made his first appearance at training camp during Tuesday night's practice at Anderson University. It's likely he hadn’t seen enough of the team during this camp to form a firm opinion of what the squad will ultimately look like. But there is one thing of..." August 03

  • Colts' Castonzo: Luck should have time to 'smoke a cigarette' in pocket

    Colts "Football season, it’s fair to say, is officially here. The Indianapolis Colts last week reported to Anderson University, where they got their dorm rooms all situated and began the at-times grueling grind that is training camp. From early in the morning until late in the evening, the Colts..." August 01

  • Luck Responds to Matt Hasselback’s Claim That He Doesn’t Shower

    Indianapolis Star "Andrew Luck talked about Matt Hasselbeck's comments right away in Friday's press conference. Just a little friendly banter." July 30

  • Luck: 'Gutsy' for Colts to keep Pagano, Grigson

    The Score "After the conclusion of the Indianapolis Colts' disappointing 2015 campaign, which was dominated by a power struggle between head coach Chuck Pagano and general manager Ryan Grigson, both were presumed to be dead men walking. Owner Jim Irsay, however, opted not to wipe the slate clean. He gave..." July 24

  • 'Let's get another opinion': Luck opens up about season-ending kidney injury

    Indianapolis Star "Your reward, after one hell of an afternoon: a few slices of pizza and a beer. A night out to celebrate the biggest win of the season? No chance. You’re spent. So you retreat to your downtown condo with your girlfriend, your mom and your dad. You order in. Spirits are high. This victory might just..." July 23

  • Former Colts center Jeff Saturday sees some Peyton Manning in Andrew Luck

    ESPN "Jeff Saturday isn’t the center snapping him the ball, but it's easy for him recognize a lot of Peyton Manning in Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck. The competitive nature. The never-rattled attitude. Leadership. Those are just a few of the similarities. What Saturday also sees is..." July 19

  • After record-setting deal, Luck faces immense pressure to erase 2015

    The Score "The Indianapolis Colts signed quarterback Andrew Luck to the richest contract in NFL history on Wednesday, and they made the right decision. Luck is as bankable a young franchise quarterback as you're going to find in football, taking his team to the AFC Championship in an MVP-caliber season in..." June 30

  • Andrew Luck signs contract extension with Colts through 2021

    Fox 59 "The Indianapolis Colts have locked up quarterback Andrew Luck through the 2021 season, according to owner Jim Irsay. Details of the extension aren’t immediately available, but speculation has had Luck’s extension making him the highest-paid player in NFL history. A new deal could be worth as..." June 29

  • Andrew Luck admits he didn’t play well, even when healthy

    Pro Football Talk "Colts quarterback Andrew Luck had an injury-plagued season in 2015, but injuries weren’t the only problem. Luck admitted in an interview with ESPN that he did not play well last season, even when he was healthy. “Injuries aside, I was not playing very good football — before they happened,”..." June 23

  • Luck should insist on a percentage of the salary cap in future years

    Pro Football Talk "The Colts want to pay quarterback Andrew Luck a lot of money. Luck presumably wants to be paid a lot of money by the Colts. And the Colts presumably want to avoid having to go through this again, for as long as possible. For that reason, it’s no surprise that (as suggested by Ian Rapoport of..." June 09

  • Andrew Luck, Colts working toward blockbuster extension "The Colts and quarterback Andrew Luck are making progress toward a blockbuster contract extension, sources say, with both sides still on track for July as the time of its likely completion. Slowly, over the course of several conversations since February, the two sides have moved closer on the..." June 08

  • Agent's Take: How to make Andrew Luck the highest-paid player in NFL history

    CBS Sports "Colts owner Jim Irsay announced a July 4 target date to sign quarterback Andrew Luck to a contract extension during the NFL owners meetings back in March. Luck is scheduled to make $16.155 million for the upcoming season, which is the fifth-year option of his rookie deal. Irsay gave a slightly..." May 19

  • Andrew Luck: I have an obligation to keep myself healthy

    Pro Football Talk "Last week, Colts quarterbacks coach Brian Schottenheimer said that the team wasn’t going to change the way quarterback Andrew Luck plays as a result of the injuries that kept him out of the lineup for nine games last year. Coach Chuck Pagano had a different take earlier this offseason, saying..." May 17

  • Luck plans to make nerdy purchase after signing contract

    NESN "Andrew Luck seems like a simple guy. He’s a Stanford product, a three-time Pro Bowl quarterback and likely will sign the richest contract in NFL history, yet the 26-year-old isn’t letting his fame or his impending fortune go to his head. He’s still a nerd through and through, as evidenced by..." May 16

  • Jim Irsay hopes Colts, Andrew Luck can strike deal by training camp

    ESPN "Jim Irsay said Saturday that contract negotiations with franchise quarterback Andrew Luck have become serious, and the Colts owner wants a deal to be agreed upon by the start of training camp in July. During the NFL owners meetings in March, Irsay said he hoped a "nine-figure" deal would be..." May 01