Category: ‘Linebackers’

With Jerrell Freeman Moving on, the Indianapolis Colts Look for In-House Solutions at LB
March 14th, 2016 at 11:27 AM
The Indianapolis Colts are seeking some solutions at linebacker after the defection of Jerrell Freeman, their second leading tackler last season, to the Chicago Bears in free agency. The Colts' leading tackler, LB D'Quell Jackson, will now likely be retained foe another season. ***PHOTO1*** Freeman finished last season with 112 tackles (66...

Indianapolis Colts Release Linebackers Jonathan Newsome and Andy Studebaker
February 23rd, 2016 at 10:48 AM
The Indianapolis Colts released linebacker Jonathan Newsome after he was arrested for marijuana possession. Newsome has had run-ins with authorities in the past, in college at Ball State. He was the Colts' fifth round draft choice in 2014 and was tied for the team lead in sacks (6.5) as a...

DE Arthur Jones Likely Back with Colts, but OLB Trent Cole Could Be Released
February 11th, 2016 at 11:31 AM
The Indianapolis Colts were tied for 22nd in the NFL in sacks in 2015 with 35 and were 24th against the pass. They are in need of some edge rush help, something they thought they addressed the last few offseasons. This year, they will be looking to reshuffle the pass-rushing...

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...