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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...

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...

Colts Move Off the Line with Sixth Round Pick
April 27th, 2013 at 5:14 PM
After using its first four selections in the 2013 NFL Draft on lineman to play on both sides of the ball, the Colts moved into the secondary in round six in taking Oregon S John Boyett. Boyett only played in one game in his senior season at Oregon before undergoing surgery...

Indianapolis Colts Release Safety Tom Zbikowski
March 15th, 2013 at 5:03 PM
In a surprising move, the Indianapolis Colts released safety, Tom Zbikowski this afternoon. The move came mere hours after a press conference in which head coach Chuck Pagano specifically mentioned Zbikowski along with Antoine Bethea and newly acquired Laron Landry, saying the Colts were "comfortable" moving forward with those three. Here...

Indianapolis Colts Fill Need at Safety with Laron Landry
March 14th, 2013 at 7:54 AM
from the Indianapolis Colts Ryan Grigson worked late on Wednesday night. He was determined not to let free agent safety Laron Landry leave Indianapolis without having signed a contract. His persistence paid off.   We're ecstatic about this signing," said Grigson. "We feel LaRon is an absolute game changer and a true impact player....

Indianapolis Colts Can Upgrade Secondary Through Free Agency
February 15th, 2013 at 8:07 AM
***PHOTO1***Perhaps no unit was more maligned for the Indianapolis Colts this season than the defensive secondary. This off season's crop of free agents combined with ample cap space gives the Colts an opportunity to upgrade that unit significantly. The only returning players with job security would appear to be CB Vontae...

Will Ed Reed Finish His Career with the Indianapolis Colts?
February 1st, 2013 at 3:56 PM
***PHOTO1*** ESPN's Adam Schefter reported yesterday that soon-to-be free agent safety Ed Reed would certainly consider signing with the Indianapolis Colts when the free agency period begins in March. Reed, who is preparing to play in Sunday's Super Bowl with the Baltimore Ravens, hasn't been shy talking about the possibility of...

Tom Zbikowski Won’t Make the Trip to Detroit
November 30th, 2012 at 3:53 PM
The injury bug just keeps biting at the Indianapolis Colts. Already having learned that starting defensive lineman Fili Moala would be lost for the season, the Colts announced today that safety Tom Zbikowski's knee hasn't progressed enough for him to play in this weekend's game against the Detroit Lions. "He will not...

Matchup of the Week: Indianapolis Colts Banged up Secondary V. Blaine Gabbert
November 8th, 2012 at 10:05 AM
***PHOTO1***The Indianapolis Colts enter tonights critical AFC contest with the Jacksonville Jaguars extremely thin at cornerback. Both starters, Vontae Davis and Jerraud Powers, are out tonight. Their replacements, along with the nickel backs in reserve, are going to have to step up to shut down Jacksonville's Blaine Gabbert who is...

Tom Zbikowski Early Favorite for Leadership Role
April 5th, 2012 at 10:22 AM
***PHOTO1*** When the Indianapolis Colts look at what's been lost this off season, some of the numbers seem impossible to replace. Will Andrew Luck be able to put up Peyton Manning's customary 4000 yards and 30 touchdowns? Who in the backfield will get Joseph Addai's touches? Will whoever the new center...

Indianapolis Colts Nab Former Fighting Irish Star to Strengthen Secondary
March 17th, 2012 at 10:58 AM
***PHOTO1***Tom Zbikowski was so excited about reaching a deal with the Indianapolis Colts that he let it be known on his Twitter account. His agent, Ralph Cindrich, quickly chimed in via his own account that a deal hadn't been signed yet. Everything worked out though and this morning Cindrich confirmed that...

Indianapolis Colts Rebuilding Turning into Extreme Home Makeover
March 9th, 2012 at 5:26 PM
***PHOTO1*** On the heels of releasing Peyton Manning, the Indianapolis Colts announced they are terminating the contracts of LB Gary Brackett, TE Dallas Clark, RB Joseph Addai, QB Curtis Painter and S Melvin Bullitt. This purge of veterans underscores the organizations plans to completely remake the team. With the exception of Painter,...

Indianapolis Colts Draft Watch: Beyond Luck
November 5th, 2011 at 8:00 AM
Last week's college football landscape was dominated by Andrew Luck's matchup with USC. Indianapolis Colts fans especially were interested to watch Luck match up against USC quarterback Matt Barkley. This week, Colts fans can see those two again, but have an opportunity to look at some other quarterback prospects, should...

Indianapolis Colts Shake up Roster in a Major Way
September 28th, 2011 at 5:46 PM
  ***PHOTO1*** Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay announced several roster moves Wednesday via his Twitter account that will change the face of the Colts defense.  Most significant was linebacker Gary Brackett and safety Melvin Bullitt both being placed on injured reserve, ending their seasons. Dan Orlovsky was re-signed yesterday and linebacker AJ Edds was...

At 0-3 Indianapolis Colts’ Glass Half Full and Half Empty
September 26th, 2011 at 4:59 PM
For Indianapolis Colts fans, the first three games without Peyton Manning have gone about as poorly as they could have from a win-loss perspective. On the other hand, there have been several bright spots that have Colts fans grasping at some hope for the remainder of the season. While it...