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Colts | New Colts GM supports Chuck Pagano

Mon, 30 Jan 2017 21:36:56 -0800

Indianapolis Colts general manager Chris Ballard praised head coach Chuck Pagano and referred to him as "a good football coach in the National Football League" during his introductory news conference Monday, Jan. 30. He also added how "there are no other options."

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Colts | Chris Ballard's deal is for five years

Mon, 30 Jan 2017 14:23:40 -0800

Indianapolis Colts general manager Chris Ballard's newly signed deal is five years in length, according to owner Jim Irsay. Financial terms were not disclosed.

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Colts | Chris Ballard named new GM

Sun, 29 Jan 2017 15:20:17 -0800

The Indianapolis Colts hired Chris Ballard, previously the Kansas City Chiefs director for player personnel, as their new general manager.

Fantasy Tip: Ballard's move could put head coach Chuck Pagano on notice for 2018. Although Ballard has said having Pagano around in 2017 was not a deal-breaker, Ballard reportedly liked Chiefs special teams coordinator Dave Toub. For now, Pagano is not going anywhere.

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Colts | GM hire not expected to affect Chuck Pagano

Sun, 29 Jan 2017 11:17:05 -0800

Indianapolis Colts head coach Chuck Pagano's job appears to be safe heading into next season regardless of whom the team hires as its general manager, according to the Indianapolis Star's Stephen Holder. There has been speculation current Chris Ballard would prefer to bring special teams coordinator Dave Toub along with him from the Kansas City Chiefs to replace Pagano.

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Colts | Chris Ballard set for second interview

Sat, 28 Jan 2017 23:01:41 -0800

Updating previous reports, Kansas City Chiefs director of player personnel Chris Ballard is set to have a second interview with the Indianapolis Colts Sunday, Jan. 29, for their open GM position, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter.

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Colts | Chris Ballard the favorite to become Indy GM?

Sat, 28 Jan 2017 08:09:09 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs director of player personnel Chris Ballard appears to be the leading candidate for the Indianapolis Colts' general managerial vacancy, according to NFL Network's Mike Garafolo. The Colts have completed their first round of interviews with six candidates for the position but it is uncertain if a second round will take place. Indianapolis is expect to announce their new general manager in approximately one week.

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Colts | Indy to interview six GM candidates

Wed, 25 Jan 2017 12:11:36 -0800

The Indianapolis Colts are scheduled to interview Colts vice president of football operations Jimmy Raye III, Green Bay Packers director of football operations Eliot Wolf, Kansas City Chiefs director of player personnel Chris Ballard, Seattle Seahawks co-director of pro personnel Scott Fitterer, Seahawks co-director of pro personnel Trent Kirchner and Minnesota Vikings assistant general manager George Paton for their general manager position.

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Colts | Indy wants to talk to Chris Ballard

Tue, 24 Jan 2017 11:44:17 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs executive Chris Ballard has been requested to interview with the Indianapolis Colts for their open general manager position, according to sources.

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Chiefs | Chris Ballard will stay with Chiefs

Mon, 02 Jan 2017 17:20:31 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs director of football operations Chris Ballard will not interview with the San Francisco 49ers.

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Eagles | Chris Ballard not expected to interview

Mon, 05 Jan 2015 18:59:13 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs executive Chris Ballard is not expected to interview for the Philadelphia Eagles' open general manager position.

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Eagles | Request to interview Chris Ballard

Mon, 05 Jan 2015 16:40:02 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs executive Chris Ballard has been requested for an interview with the Philadelphia Eagles for their general manager opening. Ballard could already be the favorite for the GM job with the Chicago Bears.

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Jets | Chris Ballard turns down interview

Mon, 05 Jan 2015 10:43:27 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs director of player personnel Chris Ballard has turned down the opportunity to interview for the New York Jets general manager position, according to a source.

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Bears | Chris Ballard to interview Wednesday

Mon, 05 Jan 2015 00:21:29 -0800

Updating a previous item, Kansas City Chiefs personnel director Chris Ballard will interview with the Chicago Bears on Wednesday, Jan. 7.

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Bears | Chris Ballard to interview

Thu, 01 Jan 2015 14:12:38 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs personnel director Chris Ballard will interview with the Chicago Bears, according to a source.

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Bears | Want to hire GM before head coach

Tue, 30 Dec 2014 12:27:33 -0800

The Chicago Bears would like to hire their next general manager before they decide on a head coach. Kansas City Chiefs executive Chris Ballard, New York Giants executive Marc Ross, Tennessee Titans executive Lake Dawson and Baltimore Ravens executive Vince Newsome are their four current targets.

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Chiefs | Chris Ballard wanted to stay

Thu, 09 Jan 2014 10:28:32 -0800

The Kansas City Chiefs denied the Tampa Bay Buccaneers permission to speak to director of player personal Chris Ballard because Ballard wanted to stay with the team.

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Chiefs | Chris Ballard staying put

Thu, 09 Jan 2014 08:11:28 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs director of player personnel Chris Ballard will not be taking the Tampa Bay Buccaneers general manager vacancy.

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Buccaneers | Chris Ballard leading GM candidate

Thu, 02 Jan 2014 16:51:33 -0800

Kansas City Chiefs director of personnel Chris Ballard is the leading candidate to become the next general manager for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

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