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Vontae Davis Turning Out to Be a Bargain for Indianapolis Colts
June 4th, 2013 at 3:29 PM
The Indianapolis Colts have one player on their roster who is a true bargain. CBS Sports columnist Jason LaCanfora included cornerback Vontae Davis in his list of players who are among the most economical in the NFL’s salary structure. Last fall, new Colts GM Ryan Grigson made a bold move to...

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...

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...

Vontae Davis Named AFC Defensive Player of the Week
January 2nd, 2013 at 4:12 PM
  The NFL today announced that Indianapolis Colts cornerback Vontae Davis has been named the AFC Defensive Player of the Week for Week 17. This marks the first time Davis has earned the award in his career.   In the regular season finale against Houston, Davis tied a career high with two interceptions....

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...

Indianapolis Colts Battling Injuries, Short Week Heading to Jacksonville
November 7th, 2012 at 6:28 PM
The Indianapolis Colts are riding the crest of the three game winning streak. The Jacksonville Jaguars are head in the opposite direction, losers of their last five. The Jaguars last, and to this point, only victim? The Indianapolis Colts. The Jags stole a victory in the waning seconds of their matchup...

Indianapolis Colts and New York Jets Both Dealing with Key Injuries
October 13th, 2012 at 8:21 AM
***PHOTO1*** It's only game six for the New York Jets and game five for the Indianapolis Colts, but both teams have been forced to deal with key injuries thus far in 2012. Each team could be without the services of as many as six players who were pegged as starters when...

Bye Week Comes at Opportune Time for Injured Indianapolis Colts
September 28th, 2012 at 10:42 AM
***PHOTO1*** Unlike many teams, the Indianapolis Colts are perfectly happy to have their bye week fall so early in the season. Yes, it means the Colts must now endure 13 straight weeks of action (more if they make the playoffs) but with so many key injuries, this week off early in...

Ryan Grigson Earns His Stripes with Trade for Vontae Davis
August 26th, 2012 at 5:11 PM
New Indianapolis Colts general manager Ryan Grigson has already impressed with bold moves to remake the Colts roster in the draft and through free agency. Those moves were mostly based on talent evaluation, which fit closely with Grigson's background as a scout. Still some questioned his youth and whether that would...