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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...

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...

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...

Ahmad Bradshaw, Indianapolis Colts Agree to Terms
June 11th, 2013 at 2:00 PM
After days of negotiations, Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay announced on his Twitter account (@JimIrsay) that the team agreed to terms with running back Ahmad Bradshaw on Tuesday, June 11. Bradshaw, 27, is a former seventh-round draft pick in 2007 by the New York Giants out of Marshall University. According 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...

Colts’ Sign, Attached to Several Undrafted Free Agents
April 28th, 2013 at 12:05 AM
Wasting little time following the conclusion of the 2013 NFL Draft, the Indianapolis Colts made several additions to its roster. Confirmed by multiple sources, the following players have signed a contract as an undrafted free agent with the team: Emmett Cleary, Offensive Tackle, Boston College Jerome Cunningham, Tight End, Southern Connecticut Nick Driskill, Safety,...

Indianapolis Colts Sign Former First Round Pick Heyward-Bey
April 1st, 2013 at 9:40 PM
The Indianapolis Colts announced the signing of wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey on Monday, April 1, according to the team's official website. The deal between Heyward-Bey and the Colts will be for one-year and worth $3 million, per ESPN's Adam Schefter. Heyward-Bey, 26, is a 6-foot, 2-inch, 216 pound former first round pick...

Big Winners and Losers in Week One of NFL Free Agency
March 17th, 2013 at 8:02 AM
The first week of NFL free agency is in the books and for all intents and purposes all the moves that will move the needle on the win-loss record for 2013 are complete. Time to take a glance at who came out on top, who lost the most, and what...

Ryan Grigson, Chuck Pagano Happy with Free Agent Haul
March 16th, 2013 at 11:33 AM
Indianapolis Colts general manager Ryan Grigson and head coach Chuck Pagano expressed great satisfaction with their free agent signings this week. Both indicated that while the team may still be looking at some minor additions, the Colts major free agent action is finished. Pagano, true to his defensive roots, is most excited...

Indianapolis Colts Add to Defensive Line with Ricky Jean Francois
March 14th, 2013 at 6:55 PM
He was an understudy in San Francisco, but Ricky Jean Francois will get a chance at a starring role with the Indianapolis Colts. The Colts signed the fourth year player to a contract today, bringing their free agent haul to six new players. Since being selected by the 49ers in the...

Indianapolis Colts in the Market for a Backup Quarterback
March 14th, 2013 at 8:45 AM
***PHOTO1***With Drew Stanton headed to Arizona to compete for the starter's job with former offensive coordinator Bruce Arians' Cardinals, the Indianapolis Colts are now in need of a backup quarterback. The Colts still have second year pro Chandler Harnish on the roster, but Harnish spent all of last season on...

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....

New Indianapolis Colts Excited About Opportunities
March 13th, 2013 at 7:51 PM
The newest members of the Indianapolis Colts were at the Indiana Farm Bureau practice facility on Wednesday to finalize their contracts and meet with the members of the Indianapolis media. Gosder Cherilus, Lawrence Sidbury, Donald Thomas, Greg Toler and Erik Walden all spoke glowingly about their new team and the opportunities...

Breaking Down Indianapolis Colts First Free Agent Signings
March 13th, 2013 at 7:56 AM
The Indianapolis Colts didn't make a splash in free agency, but certainly jumped in the pool with both feet, signing five new players on the first day. Joining the Colts are T Gosder Cherilus, LB Lawrence Sidbury, G Donald Thomas, CB Greg Toler and LB Erik Walden. The Colts also...

Indianapolis Colts First Day of Free Agency Underwhelming
March 12th, 2013 at 8:12 PM
Last year, Indianapolis Colts general manager Ryan Grigson was nothing short of miraculous in assembling a playoff-caliber roster despite the jettisoning of the majority of the roster and being severely strapped by the salary cap. With $40 million to spend this year and some major free agents in areas where the...