Tagged: ‘Pat McAfee’

Pat McAfee Hopes to Go for a Record
June 26th, 2014 at 1:15 AM
In a recent interview, punter Pat McAfee has stated that he's more the a one-trick-pony. Not only does he want to pull double duty and kick field goals, he also thinks he has what it takes to smash the current record. ***PHOTO1*** The record for longest field goal was set only last...

“Chuckstrong” Gala Continues to Raise Money and Awareness
May 3rd, 2014 at 2:48 PM
For the second year in a row, the Indianapolis Colts have rallied together to fight for cancer research at the Chuckstrong Tailgate Gala. ***VIDEO1*** The event particularly personal for Chuck Pagano, who was diagnosed with acute promyelocytic leukemia early in the 2012-13 season. After thirteen weeks of treatment, he was announced to...

Where the Indianapolis Colts Stand on the Eve of NFL Free Agency
March 11th, 2013 at 8:05 AM
The posturing is over. At midnight, agents and NFL teams can begin to reach actual deals and all the rumors and smokescreens sent out over the past two weeks can be laid to rest.  A lot has happened though since we put out our series of free agency pieces last month....

Pat McAfee Receives Indianapolis Colts Franchise Tag
March 2nd, 2013 at 12:02 PM
***PHOTO1*** As expected the Indianapolis Colts placed their franchise tag on punter Pat McAfee, ensuring that he will stay with the Colts at least through the 2013 season. McAfee could have become and unrestricted free agent on March 12 had he not been tagged, meaning he could have signed with another team...

Free Agency Should Heat up Next Week with Combine Over
February 22nd, 2013 at 3:45 PM
Waiting for news on Pat McAfee getting re-signed? Wondering if the Indianapolis Colts have a shot at Dwayne Bowe or another free agent? You'll have to wait a few days while NFL front office personnel and scouts get finished with their business at the NFL Combine. Very little news has trickled...

After Further Review: What a Ride It Was!
January 7th, 2013 at 1:03 PM
Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay said it best following yesterday's season-ending loss to the Baltimore Ravens in the wild card round of the NFL Playoffs: "What a ride!" Indeed, Mr. Irsay. Colts fans have enjoyed one of the more memorable seasons in franchise history. And while this season didn't end...

Matchup of the Week: Indianapolis Colts Special Teams V. Joshua Cribbs
October 21st, 2012 at 7:53 AM
The Indianapolis Colts' special teams units have been under fire all season, having to contain some of the NFL's best return men. It doesn't get any easier today when the face Joshua Cribbs of the Cleveland Browns. With the exception of the Jacksonville game, the Colts have had to face opposing...

Indianapolis Colts Bye Week Report Card: Defense and Special Teams
September 30th, 2012 at 4:16 PM
Yesterday we took a look at the Indianapolis Colts' offense after three games. Today we'll evaluate the progress of the defense and special teams units. Defensive line: C The new-look defensive line won't get as much attention as the 3-4 scheme is designed for them to simply occupy linemen while the...

Pat McAfee and Adam Vinatieri are a Special Tandem in Kicking Game
September 18th, 2012 at 9:14 AM
 ***PHOTO1***  Pat McAfee had a great game Sunday, but he was more impressed by Adam Vinatieri's game-winning field goal. I had the chance to talk with Pat afterward. You can read about it here at

Matchup of the Week: “Boomstick” V. “Anytime”
September 6th, 2012 at 8:36 AM
***PHOTO1***The key matchup in this weeks season lidlifter between the Indianapolis Colts and the Chicago Bears won't be found on either offense or defense. In fact, the time that these two will be on the field together will likely account for one or two per cent of the total plays...

Indianapolis Colts Preseason Review: What’s the Progress on Building the Monster?
September 2nd, 2012 at 4:36 PM
***PHOTO1*** The preseason is over. A week from today at Soldier Field in Chicago, Andrew Luck and the rest of the "new era" Indianapolis Colts will take the field for meaningful football. Before we begin our usual week of breaking down the opponent and analyzing that week's game, let's take a...

Oliver Luck on Hand to Check Out Andrew’s Progress at Indianapolis Colts Training Camp
August 3rd, 2012 at 6:28 PM
 ***PHOTO1*** The Indianapolis Colts had a special visitor watching practice today at Anderson University: Andrew Luck's father, Oliver, was on hand to get a glimpse at his son's progress as an NFL quarterback. Of course, the Colts are quite used to having a quarterback's father around watching, having spent 14 years...

Pat McAfee Sheds Pony Tail for Charity
November 26th, 2011 at 6:15 AM
 ***PHOTO1*** His own mother said he looked like a "dirty hippie." Mrs. McAfee doesn't have to worry about that any longer as her son, Indianapolis Colts' punter Pat McAfee sacrificed his signature pony tail this week to benefit a charity helping young people affected by long-term illness. Locks of Love is a...

The Indianapolis Colts are in Trouble
September 19th, 2011 at 7:26 PM
***PHOTO1***What do you get when you lose your Hall of Fame quarterback a month before the season starts, a lockout that prevents any off season work, and a first place schedule? The Indianapolis Colts, version 2011.0. The Colts needed to right the ship on Sunday against Cleveland. That meant show...