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Category: ‘Wide Receivers’

Reggie Wayne Rested and Ready to Go
June 28th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Despite rumors that wide receiver Reggie Wayne would need more time to heal after his ACL reconstruction, he is back with the team and appears to be as ready as ever. Although he was cleared for activity as early as April, it is only recently that he has joined the...

Marvin Harrison Narrowly Avoids Gunfire in Philadelphia
June 16th, 2014 at 3:22 PM
Former Colts wide receiver Marvin Harrison earned fame for making receptions and dodging tackles, but Saturday morning he was dodging bullets.  ***PHOTO1*** The incident began about 3:20 a.m., as Harrison was driving through the Philadelphia neighborhood of Wynnefield Heights. Harrison was flagged down by a man wearing only boxer shorts, who was...

Donte Moncrief Signed and Ready to Go
May 31st, 2014 at 3:59 PM
This week the Colts signed Donte Moncrief, who will join the team's excellent selection of wide receivers. Moncrief is the last of the Colt's draft picks to be signed, but has already been building a lot of excitement. ***PHOTO1*** The 6'2" player can run 40 meters in 4.40 seconds, which made him...

Worst Fear Confirmed as Reggie Wayne Has Torn ACL
October 21st, 2013 at 12:41 PM
Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Reggie Wayne has a torn ACL and will miss the remainder of the 2013 NFL season, according to head coach Chuck Pagano on Monday, Oct. 21. Wayne, 34, suffered the injury during the team's contest against the Denver Broncos on Sunday, Oct. 20, in the fourth quarter....

Delone Carter Traded to Baltimore Ravens
August 21st, 2013 at 3:38 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Indianapolis Colts traded running back Delone Carter to the Baltimore Ravens on Wednesday, Aug. 21, according to the Indianapolis Star's Mike Chappell. Carter, 26, was the team's fourth-round selection in the 2011 NFL Draft out of Syracuse University, making three starts during his rookie season. In his Colts career, Carter rushed...

30 at 30: Number 15, Wide Receiver Bill Brooks
July 11th, 2013 at 11:36 AM
Colts 101 is listing the 30 most influential members of the Indianapolis Colts organization in celebration of the team's 30th season playing in Indianapolis. The Colts chose two players before they picked Bill Brooks with the 86th overall pick in the 1986 NFL Draft. By the time his career as a...

LaVon Brazill Suspended Four Games for Substance Abuse Violation
June 24th, 2013 at 4:22 PM
The NFL announced today that Indianapolis Colts second year wide receiver LaVon Brazill has been suspended without pay for the first four games of 2013. The announcement was a result of Brazill being found in violation of the league's substance abuse policy. Brazill will be eligible to participate in all training...

Reggie Wayne Back in Indianapolis Early
June 6th, 2013 at 7:53 AM
Reggie Wayne made his first appearance at the Indianapolis Colts practice facility this off season. Wayne is one of several Colts veterans who have not been attending the voluntary OTA's. The mandatory workouts begin next week, but Wayne was in town for teammate Robert Mathis' wedding and decided to stay...

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...

Indianapolis Colts Still Searching for a Wide Receiver
March 30th, 2013 at 2:26 PM
 ***PHOTO1***Darrius Heyward-Bey came to Indianapolis last week and left without a contract. He did the same in Detroit, so it's not a foregone conclusion that he's out of the Colts' plans, but it's getting late in the free agent game and the Colts still haven't secured a wide receiver. The Colts...

Dwight Freeney and Indianapolis Colts Part Ways
February 15th, 2013 at 6:19 PM
***PHOTO1***We knew it was coming. To some degree, it was even surprising they stayed with him this long, but today the Indianapolis Colts made it official. Owner Jim Irsay tweeted, "Sadly, Dwight and the Horseshoe parting ways." In a prepared statement announcing the Colts would not renew Freeney's contract, Irsay said: “Few...

Indianapolis Colts Free Agent Needs: Wide Receiver
February 7th, 2013 at 9:17 AM
As Ryan Grigson and the Indianapolis Colts assess their free agent needs this offseason, wide receiver might not seem like a pressing need compared to other areas on the field. Reggie Wayne returns, having regained his Pro Bowl form this season and TY Hilton emerged as a dangerous deep threat. But...

TY Hilton Earns NFL Special Teams Player of the Week
November 28th, 2012 at 2:38 PM
  From the Indianapolis Colts The NFL today announced that Indianapolis Colts wide receiver T.Y. Hilton has been named the AFC Special Teams Player of the Week for Week 12. This marks the first time Hilton has earned the award in his career.   Last week against Buffalo, Hilton recorded his second two-touchdown game...

Indianapolis Colts Place Seth Olsen on IR
October 8th, 2012 at 6:32 PM
  From the Indianapolis Colts:   The Indianapolis Colts today waived tight end Dominique Jones and placed guard Seth Olsen on Injured Reserve. Olsen is designated for return to the active roster. The Colts also signed wide receiver Kris Adams to the practice squad.   Jones was signed as an undrafted free agent on April...

Donnie Avery Has the Most to Prove This Week for the Indianapolis Colts
August 23rd, 2012 at 9:54 AM
There's an old saying in NFL locker rooms this time of year: "You can't make the team from the training room." While several Indianapolis Colts have been sidelined with injuries, veteran WR Donnie Avery has probably been most injured by his injury. Avery has been unable to go in either of...

Quan Cosby Making a Name for Himself with Indianapolis Colts
August 13th, 2012 at 3:58 PM
Quan Cosby had a great performance in yesterday's preseason opener against the St. Louis Rams. I had a chance to speak with him after the game and he's very enthusiastic about his and the Colts' prospects for 2012. Colts.com has the full story here. ***PHOTO1***

TY Hilton Loving the South Florida Weather in Indianapolis
August 4th, 2012 at 11:36 AM
I had a chance to talk with the Indianapolis Colts third round draft choice TY Hilton earlier this week. Colts.com has the details of our conversation.

Time for Andrew Luck to Hit the Books
June 15th, 2012 at 10:30 AM
***PHOTO1***If Andrew Luck thought preparing for finals at Stanford was hard, he ain't seen nothing yet. With mandatory mini-camp in the rear view mirror, the Indianapolis Colts quarterback now has a little over a month to prepare for his toughest exam yet: NFL training camp and his first regular season...

Indianapolis Colts Make Two Roster Transactions; Sign WR Ty Holtman and CB Korey Lindsey
June 1st, 2012 at 12:06 PM
The Indianapolis Colts got one of their third round draft picks under contract and picked up another cornerback via the waiver wire on Thursday. The Colts announced they've signed WR TY Hilton to a four year deal totaling $2.6 million for the rookie speedster out of Florida International. Hilton should compete for time...

Decoding Jim Irsay: “Emerge” Means “Not Here Yet”
May 15th, 2012 at 1:14 PM
 ***PHOTO1*** Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay took a break from tweeting obscure song lyrics to issue this update on the status of his team: "Franchise is taking shape..3rd Receiver and 2nd Corner must emerge..much progress in Free Agency n Draft…Def Front 7 should impress new 3-4.’’ Let's start with the back end first....