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Another Game Down, and More Changes for the Colts
August 19th, 2014 at 11:17 PM
After a close 27-26 loss to the reinvigorated offense of the New York Giants, the Colts are continuing to make their preseason adjustments. While the Colts held them for much of the game, the Giants earned two touchdowns in the final four minutes to steal the game in its final...

First Game Finished, and Full of Surpises
August 9th, 2014 at 3:14 PM
The Colts may have lost to the New York Jets Thursday night in a 13-10 game, but the final score isn't what most will remember about the game. It was a night full of expected turns, twists, and even a few pleasant surprises. ***PHOTO1*** The preseason opener took place in the Meadowlands,...

Former Bronco Mike Adams Joins the Indianapolis Colts
June 14th, 2014 at 2:36 PM
The ties between the Indianapolis Colts and Denver Broncos have become even closer. After the injury of safety Corey Lynch, the Colts sprung into action looking for a replacement. They found one in Mike Adams. The 33 year old player was released from the Broncos in May, after two seasons...

Lawrenece Guy, Xavier Nixon Signed from Washington Redskins Practice Squad
September 24th, 2013 at 12:09 PM
The Indiananpolis Colts have sent out the following press release regarding two free agent signings the team made, Tuesday, Sept. 24. The Indianapolis Colts today signed free agent defensive end Lawrence Guy and signed tackle Xavier Nixon from the Washington Redskins practice squad. The Colts will have to make two additional...

Return of Pat Angerer Gives Defense Additional Voice for Week Two
September 12th, 2013 at 5:35 PM
Indianapolis Colts linebacker Pat Angerer was cleared to play in week two against the Miami Dolphins, as announced by head coach Chuck Pagano at his weekly press conference Wednesday, Sept. 11, and it could not happen at a better time for his defense. ***PHOTO1*** While showing off its aptitude against the run...

Linebacker Cam Johnson Acquired from San Francisco 49ers, DaRick Rogers Signed to Practice Squad
September 2nd, 2013 at 1:21 PM
Continuing to rearrange its roster prior to the regular season opener, the Indianapolis Colts traded for a linebacker and signed a wide receiver Monday, Sept. 2. In an exchange with the San Francisco 49ers, the Colts acquired linebacker Cam Johnson. A seventh-round draft selection was sent back in return, according to...

Six Signed to Practice Squad, Jack Doyle Claimed Off Waivers
September 1st, 2013 at 11:35 PM
Filling out its practice squad, the Indianapolis Colts signed six players on Sunday, Sept. 1 that the team waived prior to the Saturday, Aug. 31 NFL deadline to bring rosters down to the 53-player limit. Among the most notable players brought back by the Colts were quarterback Chandler Harnish and linebacker...

Indianapolis Colts 2013 Roster Positional Breakdown
August 31st, 2013 at 5:55 PM
Final moves were announced by the Indianapolis Colts Saturday, Aug. 31 to get its roster under the mandated 53-player limit by the NFL's 6 p.m. EST deadline. Here is the listing by position of whom the team's final cut: Quarterbacks: Matt Hasselbeck, Andrew Luck Running Backs: Vick Ballard, Ahmad Bradshaw, Donald Brown, Kerwynn...

Chandler Harnish, Drake Nevis Among Final 53-Man Roster Cuts
August 31st, 2013 at 5:14 PM
The Indianapolis Colts made a handful of moves Saturday, Aug. 31 to bring its active roster down to the 53-player limit prior to the 6 p.m. EST league deadline. Offensive players that were waived include quarterback Chandler Harnish, fullback Robert Hughes, wide receivers Jeremy Kelley, Jabin Sambrano and Lanear Sampson, tight...

Waiting Game Remains as Toughest Part of Cut Time
August 30th, 2013 at 3:53 PM
The preseason schedule has ended, leaving only one obstacle in the way from the regular season's arrival. For players in the NFL, the last obstacle is the trickiest of them all though, with final cuts looming by the 6 p.m. EST deadline Saturday, Aug. 31. For those slotted high on the Indianapolis...

Indianapolis Colts Trim Roster Prior to First Cut Deadline
August 27th, 2013 at 11:34 AM
The Indianapolis Colts today completed the process of bringing its roster down to the 75-player maximum limit by the Tuesday, Aug. 27, 4 p.m. deadline. The team Monday officially waived injured wide receiver Nathan Palmer, placed safety John Boyett on the reserve and non-football injury list, but received a roster exemption...

Indianapolis Colts Want Points in Second Preseason Test
August 17th, 2013 at 8:43 PM
Scoring points is a key to winning any football game, but working on doing so is exactly what the Indianapolis Colts plan to work on during its second preseason outing on Sunday, Aug. 18. The team heads to MetLife Stadium to face the New York Giants hoping to develop more playing...

Looking Over Their Shoulders: Five 2012 Starters Who Could Lose Their Jobs in 2013
July 10th, 2013 at 12:11 PM
***PHOTO1***We're inside of three weeks until the 2013 season begins in earnest when the Indianapolis Colts take the field at Anderson University for training camp. The next month's worth of practices and preseason games will determine who will lead the Colts in their effort to return to the NFL Playoffs. For...

Indianapolis Colts’ Joe Lefeged Arrested, Will Face Gun Charges
June 29th, 2013 at 3:03 PM
Indianapolis Colts safety Joe Lefeged was arrested just after midnight Saturday morning in the Washington D.C. area, according to the Indianapolis Star. Lefeged, 25, reportedly fled the scene of a traffic stop with another passenger in a vehicle before eventually being stopped and arrested. A police search of the vehicle also...

30 at 30: Number 27, Safety Antoine Bethea
June 20th, 2013 at 11:09 AM
Colts 101 is counting down the 30 most influential members of the Indianapolis Colts organization. You can track our previous picks by clicking here. ***PHOTO1*** Antoine Bethea is one of the great success stories not just in Indianapolis, but in the entire NFL. Drafted in the sixth round of the 2006 NFL...

LaRon Landry Has High Expectations for the Indianapolis Colts
June 12th, 2013 at 8:45 AM
New Indianapolis Colts safety LaRon Landry made his first appearance in a Colts uniform yesterday at the first day of mandatory mini-camp. Landry made it clear from the outset that he chose to come to Indianapolis because he expects great things here. Landry made an immediate impact, both with his confident...

Vontae Davis Turning Out to Be a Bargain for Indianapolis Colts
June 4th, 2013 at 3:29 PM
The Indianapolis Colts have one player on their roster who is a true bargain. CBS Sports columnist Jason LaCanfora included cornerback Vontae Davis in his list of players who are among the most economical in the NFL’s salary structure. Last fall, new Colts GM Ryan Grigson made a bold move to...

Colts Sign, Waive Former Indoor League Linebackers
May 23rd, 2013 at 7:46 PM
***PHOTO1***As Organized Team Activities continue this month in Indianapolis, the Colts made a pair of roster moves involving former indoor football players on Thursday. The team waived linebacker Jake Killeen to make room for the signing of linebacker Caesar Rayford. Rayford spent the previous three years with the Utah Blaze of the...

Antonio Johnson Signs with Tennessee Titans
May 13th, 2013 at 7:28 PM
The Indianapolis Colts crowded competition along the defensive line will be a little less so as free agent Antonio Johnson signed a free agent deal with division rival Tennessee. Johnson played five seasons for the Colts and started 47 games during his career. He had 19 tackles and seven assists...

Position Battles Will Highlight 2013 Indianapolis Colts OTAs and Training Camp
May 13th, 2013 at 8:50 AM
The Indianapolis Colts have welcomed their rookies and now look forward to the process of integrating them into the team for 2013. After a week off this week, organized team activities (OTAs) will begin next week and continue into the first week in June. Though no positions will be won...