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Dallas Clark Says Goodbye as an Indianapolis Colt
June 20th, 2014 at 5:26 PM
After eleven years in the NFL, and numbers that put most tight ends to shame, Dallas Clark is retiring from the NFL. The 35 year-old player signed a one-day contract with the Colts so that he could retire with the team on which he served the longest, making June 18th...

Erik Swoope, Former Power Forward, Making the Leap to Tight End
May 28th, 2014 at 8:37 PM
  ***PHOTO1*** With the 2014 season coming closer everyday the Colts' lineup continues to grow and evolve, but one player in particular is attracting a lot of attention. Despite never having played a single down of organized football, former University of Miami power forward Erik Swoope is looking to trade the basketball for...

Tight End Dwayne Allen Out for Season After Hip Injury
September 18th, 2013 at 1:28 PM
The early season blows to its roster keep coming for the Indianapolis Colts, as head coach Chuck Pagano announced tight end Dwayne Allen will miss the remainder of the season because of a hip injury that requires surgery during his press conference on Wednesday, Sept. 18. Allen suffered the injury during...

Weslye Saunders Suspended for Eight Games
July 18th, 2013 at 9:15 PM
Indianapolis Colts tight end Weslye Saunders became the second player suspended for violating the NFL's drug policy. Saunders is charged with using performance enhancing drugs. Because this is Saunders' second offense, he will serve an eight game suspension. Saunders joins WR Lavon Brazill in this dubious honor. The statement from the...

30 at 30: Number 19, Tight End Dallas Clark
July 3rd, 2013 at 11:53 AM
Colts 101 is counting down the 30 most influential members of the Indianapolis Colts organization in anticipation of the Colts' 30th season in Indianapolis. Here's who we've profiled so far: 30. Andrew Luck 29. Ken Dilger 28. Tarik Glenn 27. Antoine Bethea 26. Bill Tobin 25. Eugene Daniel 24. Mike Vanderjagt 23. Ron Meyer 22. Jeff Herrod 21. Duane Bickett 20....

Williams, Cunningham Wrap up Colts’ Draft
April 27th, 2013 at 7:37 PM
The 2013 NFL Draft is complete and for the second-straight year, the Indianapolis Colts made the final selection. With that pick, the Colts made South Carolina tight end Justice Cunningham as the newest person to be called "Mr. Irrelevant" as the last player to be selected in a draft. Cunningham, 22, is...

Dwayne Allen is not Your Typical Rookie Tight End
August 6th, 2012 at 1:36 PM
I had the opportunity to spend some time with Indianapolis Colts' third round pick, tight end Dwayne Allen from Clemson. I was very impressed. I was expecting that "deer in the headlights" look that is somewhat common from rookies experiencing their first week in the NFL. What I saw was...

Coby Fleener Signing Completes Indianapolis Colts’ Draft Class
July 26th, 2012 at 11:18 AM
The Indianapolis Colts and second round pick, TE Coby Fleener, came to terms on a contract just before the clock struck midnight last night. Fleener was the last remaining draft pick to be signed, meaning that the Colts will come to Anderson this weekend with a full roster. Fleener's signing came...

Third Round Selection Dwayne Allen Signs with Colts
July 25th, 2012 at 7:21 PM
Twenty-four rookies reported to training camp for the Indianapolis Colts Wednesday, and one more is now on his way. On his Twitter account Wednesday, Colts owner Jim Irsay announced tight end Dwayne Allen has signed his rookie contract and will immediately report to camp Thursday. The signing leaves Coby Fleener, the team's...

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...

Dallas Clark Signs with Tampa Bay Buccaneers
May 22nd, 2012 at 7:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** Former Indianapolis Colts tight end Dallas Clark agreed to a deal Monday to join the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Thus ends a long off season search for Clark who had seen little interest from other NFL teams after being cut by the Colts in March. The move comes on the heels of...

Indianapolis Colts Acquire Seventh Tight End, Waive Defensive Back
May 15th, 2012 at 5:21 PM
Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay announced on his Twitter account Tuesday the team has claimed a tight end off waivers while waiving another player. Tight end Andre Smith was claimed by the Colts after being cut Monday by the Chicago Bears. He saw no game action in 2011 in his only...

Andrew Luck Already in Charge as Indianapolis Colts Start Rookie Mini-Camp
May 4th, 2012 at 2:09 PM
***PHOTO1***Indianapolis Colts head coach Chuck Pagano called him "unflappable." A nervous rookie WR, TY Hilton said that he helped calm him down. Andrew Luck just started his new job today as quarterback of the Indianapolis Colts and is already showing the signs of being the leader the Colts hoped for...

Indianapolis Colts Get Andrew Luck Two Talented Tight Ends
April 27th, 2012 at 10:49 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Indianapolis Colts got right to the business of making Andrew Luck comfortable in his new role by giving him the top two tight end prospects available in the draft. With the losses of Dallas Clark and Jacob Tamme, this was an obvious positon of need. With their second round pick...

Indianapolis Colts’ Second Round May Hold the Key to Success in Draft
April 8th, 2012 at 7:02 AM
***PHOTO1***All eyes will be on the Indianapolis Colts as the NFL Draft begins. If all goes as expected, the Colts will make Andrew Luck the first overall pick for 2012. Colts fans, however, would be wise to pay attention to what happens at the end of the first round. What...

Indianapolis Colts Sign Several, Waive DT Dan Muir
November 8th, 2011 at 7:58 PM
  Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay announced several roster moves on his Twitter account late Tuesday. Among the notable moves was the team waiving defensive tackle Dan Muir. Muir was re-signed by the Colts on Oct. 10 after spending each of the last three seasons in the organization. He recorded 11 total...