Team Notebook: Indianapolis Colts

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Colts | Phillip Dorsett signs
Wed, 27 May 2015 11:24:45 -0700

Indianapolis Colts rookie WR Phillip Dorsett signed his four-year contract Wednesday, May 27. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Colts | Andrew Luck impressed by Phillip Dorsett
Sun, 24 May 2015 17:27:01 -0700

Indianapolis Colts WR Phillip Dorsett has impressed QB Andrew Luck with his ability to quickly learn the offensive scheme. "It's definitely not too big for him," Luck said. "He fits in very, very well."

Colts | Competition expected at NT
Sun, 24 May 2015 07:12:21 -0700

Indianapolis Colts DT Josh Chapman is the leading candidate for the starting nose tackle job but is expected to receive competition from DTs Montori Hughes and David Parry.

Colts | Andre Johnson to have big role for Colts?
Sat, 23 May 2015 12:15:47 -0700

Indianapolis Colts WR Andre Johnson will play a significant part in the Colts' offense this season, according to's Mike Wells.

Colts | Phillip Dorsett could be No. 3 WR
Fri, 22 May 2015 14:44:20 -0700

Indianapolis Colts WR Phillip Dorsett is expected to compete with WRs Donte Moncrief, Duron Carter and Vincent Brown for the No. 3 wide receiver job during training camp. Dorsett is also expected to be a candidate for the kick and punt returner jobs.

Colts | Andre Johnson comfortable in offense
Thu, 21 May 2015 05:52:02 -0700

Indianapolis Colts WR Andre Johnson has made a "pretty seamless" transition to the offense, and he has a strong grasp of the playbook, according to head coach Chuck Pagano. Johnson took snaps with the starters during organized team activities Wednesday, May 20.

Colts | Frank Gore transitioning smoothly
Thu, 21 May 2015 05:37:47 -0700

Indianapolis Colts RB Frank Gore was made a "pretty seamless" transition to the Colts' offense and is displaying strong knowledge of the playbook, according to head coach Chuck Pagano.

Colts | Josh Lenz waived
Tue, 19 May 2015 11:56:11 -0700

Indianapolis Colts WR Josh Lenz was waived Tuesday, May 19.

Colts | Two expected to compete for center job
Mon, 18 May 2015 18:44:52 -0700

Indianapolis Colts Cs Khaled Holmes and Jonotthan Harrison are expected to compete for the starting center job during offseason workouts and training camp.

Colts | Phillip Dorsett expected to help early
Thu, 14 May 2015 10:04:37 -0700

Indianapolis Colts WR Phillip Dorsett is expected to make an early impact on offense because of his speed, according to offensive coordinator Pep Hamilton.

Colts | Dwayne Allen missing offseason program
Wed, 13 May 2015 17:05:41 -0700

Indianapolis Colts TE Dwayne Allen is missing the first four weeks of the Colts' offseason program as part of his plan to play as many as 20 games in 2015. "The high ankle sprain (from 2014) lingered a little longer then I wanted it to. I talked to (Coach Pagano) about it and there was an understanding. I've been out here for two months, just grinding, getting my body in good shape so that I can go out and the team can depend on me. Getting late in the year (2014), I had a banged up knee and a banged up ankle. They didn't feel, I didn't feel, that they could depend on me and that was frustrating because I feel as if, in every situation throughout the season, they can count me," Allen said. Allen expects to rejoin the team Monday, May 18, for the beginning of organized team activities.

Colts | Phillip Dorsett praised by Andrew Luck
Thu, 07 May 2015 19:50:35 -0700

Indianapolis Colts WR Phillip Dorsett received praise from QB Andrew Luck Wednesday, May 6. "I know Phillip's going to be a stud," Luck said. "Runs like the wind, tracks the ball in the air, makes big plays."

Colts | Josh Robinson agrees to terms
Wed, 06 May 2015 22:26:43 -0700

The Indianapolis Colts agreed to terms with RB Josh Robinson Wednesday, May 6. Financial terms of the deal were undisclosed.

Colts | Four Colts waived
Mon, 04 May 2015 07:50:42 -0700

Indianapolis Colts WR Kadron Boone, DE Gannon Conway, RB Jeff Demps and OT Matt Hall were waived Monday, May 4.

Colts | Phillip Dorsett to return kicks
Sun, 03 May 2015 07:43:49 -0700

Indianapolis Colts WR Phillip Dorsett will be the team's kick returner in addition to his role on offense.

49ers | Trade with Colts
Sat, 02 May 2015 11:45:31 -0700

The San Francisco 49ers traded the 151st overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft to the Indianapolis Colts in exchange for the 165th overall pick and the 244th overall pick.

Colts | Move up in the fifth round
Sat, 02 May 2015 11:43:38 -0700

The Indianapolis Colts acquired the 151st overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft from the San Francisco 49ers in exchange for the 165th overall pick and the 244th overall pick.

Colts | Joshua Cribbs released
Fri, 01 May 2015 15:01:51 -0700

Indianapolis Colts WR Joshua Cribbs was released Friday, May 1.

Colts | Phillip Dorsett selected 29th overall
Thu, 30 Apr 2015 20:13:02 -0700

Miami (Fla.) WR Phillip Dorsett was selected 29th overall by the Indianapolis Colts in the 2015 NFL Draft Thursday, April 30.

Colts | Jerrell Freeman signs tender
Mon, 27 Apr 2015 06:55:04 -0700

Indianapolis Colts LB Jerrell Freeman signed his restricted free-agent tender Monday, April 27.

Colts | Chuck Pagano could receive extension
Sat, 25 Apr 2015 08:32:24 -0700

Indianapolis Colts head coach Chuck Pagano could receive a contract extension before the start of the 2015 season, according to owner Jim Irsay.

Colts | T.Y. Hilton looking to be leader
Wed, 22 Apr 2015 11:02:10 -0700

Indianapolis Colts WR T.Y. Hilton said he will become a leader on the team since free-agent WR Reggie Wayne (Colts) will not return. "I'm the captain of the room. Right now, I gotta make sure everybody's on point, make sure we're on point with Andrew (Luck). For me, whatever (Wayne) taught me, make sure I'm teaching everybody else, because it's only right. Marvin did it with him. He did it for me. Now, I gotta pass on the torch," Hilton said.

Colts | Dwayne Allen contract talks not looming
Mon, 20 Apr 2015 11:58:38 -0700

Indianapolis Colts TE Dwayne Allen's contract talks will not begin until after the season. He has been given permission to train with his own trainer this offseason.

Colts | Akeem Hunt drawing interest in Indy
Mon, 20 Apr 2015 06:30:36 -0700

Purdue RB Akeem Hunt has drawn interest from the Indianapolis Colts.

Colts | Andre Johnson joining teammates
Fri, 17 Apr 2015 21:17:10 -0700

Indianapolis Colts WR Andre Johnson said he plans on participating in an offseason program that begins Monday, April 20. "I'm excited about it," Johnson said. "I'll actually be heading to Indy tomorrow. I'm excited about the opportunity. Can't wait to get it going. It'll be different, but at the same time, still football. I'll go in, just learn what I need to learn, learn my new teammates and try to fit in and help win games."

Colts | Ronald Darby visits
Wed, 15 Apr 2015 04:38:26 -0700

Florida State CB Ronald Darby visited the Indianapolis Colts on Tuesday, April 14.

Colts | Likely wait and see with Dwayne Allen
Mon, 13 Apr 2015 22:35:01 -0700

Indianapolis Colts TE Dwayne Allen has struggled to stay healthy in the early part of his career, so it is likely he needs to improve his durability before the team offers him a contract extension.

Colts | Coby Fleener enters last year of deal
Mon, 13 Apr 2015 22:33:55 -0700

Indianapolis Colts TE Coby Fleener is entering the final season of his rookie deal, and he is scheduled to become a free agent in spring 2016. He has established himself as one of the most criticial components of the Indy passing offense.

Colts | T.Y. Hilton likely looking for deal
Mon, 13 Apr 2015 22:33:08 -0700

Indianapolis Colts WR T.Y. Hilton recently fired his agent and re-hired Drew Rosenhaus, a move believed to precede a contract negotiation. He has outperformed his third-round rookie deal, and likely wants a new deal. The two sides have had negotiations, but it is unclear if the talks have moved forward.

Colts | Anthony Castonzo is long-term solution
Mon, 13 Apr 2015 22:32:18 -0700

Indianapolis Colts OT Anthony Castonzo is slated to play under the fifth-year option of his rookie deal. The team sees him as their long-term left tackle, although according to sources there is no long-term deal imminent at this time.

Colts | Aaron Morgan to Reserve/Retired list
Mon, 13 Apr 2015 09:09:55 -0700

Indianapolis Colts LB Aaron Morgan was placed on the Reserve/Retired list Monday, April 13.

Colts | IND picks up Andrew Luck's option
Thu, 09 Apr 2015 11:37:18 -0700

Indianapolis Colts QB Andrew Luck's fifth-year option was picked up by the team Thursday, April 9. He is scheduled to make $16.155 million in 2016.

Colts | Breshad Perriman to meet with Colts
Wed, 08 Apr 2015 09:27:06 -0700

Central Florida WR Breshad Perriman is scheduled to meet with the Indianapolis Colts before the 2015 NFL Draft, according to sources.

Colts | Donte Moncrief's role expanding
Sun, 05 Apr 2015 18:38:41 -0700

Indianapolis Colts WR Donte Moncrief is going to have "more opportunities going forward," head coach Chuck Pagano told the team's official website.

Colts | Vick Ballard making progress
Sun, 05 Apr 2015 08:53:37 -0700

Indianapolis Colts RB Vick Ballard (Achilles') is doing well in his rehab from a torn Achilles' tendon but there is no timetable for his return to the field, according to head coach Chuck Pagano. Ballard is expected to compete with RB Dan Herron for the No. 2 running back job if he is healthy.

Colts | Joshua Cribbs expected to be returner
Sun, 05 Apr 2015 08:47:02 -0700

Indianapolis Colts WR Joshua Cribbs is expected to be given the first opportunity to be the kick and punt returner next season but likely would lose the job if he struggles early.

Colts | Dwight Lowery agrees
Fri, 03 Apr 2015 17:17:16 -0700

Free-agent SS Dwight Lowery (Falcons) agreed to terms on an undisclosed deal with the Indianapolis Colts Friday, April 3.

Colts | Reggie Wayne wanted to stay in Indy
Fri, 03 Apr 2015 10:27:25 -0700

Free-agent WR Reggie Wayne (Colts) pleaded to remain with the Indianapolis Colts for one more season, but owner Jim Irsay told Wayne that the team decided to move on. "I have nothing bad to say about the Colts," Wayne said. "I have zero bad to say. They took me from the street and turned a frown upside down. Zero bad to say." Wayne had just 64 catches for 779 yards and two touchdowns in 2014 while dealing with nagging injuries, and he underwent triceps and knee surgery after the season.

Colts | Host Dwight Lowery
Wed, 01 Apr 2015 13:36:22 -0700

Free-agent SS Dwight Lowery (Falcons) visited the Indianapolis Colts this week.

Colts | Robert Mathis update
Wed, 01 Apr 2015 10:25:04 -0700

Updating a previous item, Indianapolis Colts LB Robert Mathis (Achilles') has not started running in his rehab yet, but he's hoping to be ready for training camp this summer. Owner Jim Irsay said the worst-case scenario for Mathis would be to "re-emerge" in November of this year.

Colts | Dan Herron signs tender
Wed, 01 Apr 2015 09:34:25 -0700

Indianapolis Colts exclusive rights free-agent RB Dan Herron has signed his tender offer Wednesday, April 1. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

Colts | Looking for more secondary help
Wed, 01 Apr 2015 00:35:12 -0700

The Indianapolis Colts are looking for another safety to help fortify the secondary and improve the defense.

Colts | Robert Mathis hopeful for preseason
Tue, 31 Mar 2015 20:20:41 -0700

Indianapolis Colts LB Robert Mathis (Achilles') said Tuesday, March 31, that he is hopeful of playing during the preseason. However, he said that his rehab for a torn Achilles' is going slow.

Colts | Vincent Brown signs
Tue, 31 Mar 2015 13:02:44 -0700

Free-agent WR Vincent Brown (Raiders) signed an undisclosed deal with the Indianapolis Colts Tuesday, March 31.

Colts | Andre Johnson praised by HC
Tue, 31 Mar 2015 11:17:59 -0700

Indianapolis Colts WR Andre Johnson still has what it takes to be a successful wide receiver in the NFL, according to head coach Chuck Pagano. "He's a big body guy that can still separate," Pagano said. "He's got a big catch radius… It's very difficult to match up [against him]."

Indianapolis Colts

Adams Mike C. FS
Adongo Daniel LB
Allen Dwayne TE
Anderson Colt FS
Anderson Henry DE
Anderson Roy AC
Arkin David OG
Ballard Vick RB
Bennett Bryan QB
Berbenich Tim AC
Boyer Brant AC
Bray Quan WR
Brown Jalil CB
Brown Vincent WR
Butler Darius CB
Carr Deveron CB
Carter Duron WR
Casey Chance CB
Castonzo Anthony OT
Celiscar Donald CB
Chapman Josh DL
Cherilus Gosder OT
Christensen Clyde AC
Chudzinski Rob AC
Cole Trent LB
Corbin Will OG
Davis Vontae CB
Dorsett Phillip WR
Doyle Jack TE
Emanuel Gary AC
Fields Carlos LB
FitzGerald Jeff AC
Fleener Coby TE
Freeman Jerrell LB
Galea Cody LB
Geathers Clayton S
Gilbert Joe AC
Gillhamer Mike AC
Good Denzelle OT
Gore Frank RB
Grigson Ryan GM
Guy Winston SS
Hamilton Pep OC
Harrison Jonotthan C
Hasselbeck Matt QB
Heenan Ben OT
Herremans Todd OG
Herrera Amarlo LB
Herron Dan RB
Hilton T.Y. WR
Hodges Zachary LB
Holmes Khaled C
Hoover Tyler OT
Hostler Jim AC
Howell Delano SS
Hughes Montori DL
Hunter Hal AC
Irving Nate LB
Jackson D'Qwell LB
John Ulrick OT
Johnson Andre WR
Johnson Cam LB
Johnson Ron AC
Jones Arthur DL
Kerr Zachariah NT
Langford Kendall DL
Lankford Ryan WR
Loiseau Shawn LB
Louis Lance OG
Lowery Dwight SS
Luck Andrew QB
Lutrus Scott LB
Manusky Greg DC
Mathis Robert LB
McAfee Patrick P
McDonald Dewey S
McMahon Tom AC
McNary Josh LB
Mewhort Jack OG
Mitchell Joshua CB
Moncrief Donte WR
Muamba Henoc LB
Newsome Jonathan DE
Okine Earl DL
Overton Matthew C
Pagano Chuck HC
Parry David DL
Pendleton Jeris DL
Pontius Taylor PK
Price Sheldon CB
Quarles Kelcy DL
Raye Jimmy TO
Reitz Joe OT
Roberts Alfredo AC
Robinson Josh RB
Ruffin Ezell WR
Ruggiero Rob LB
Shabazz Al-Hajj CB
Sifrin Jean TE
Sinz Justin TE
Smith D'Joun CB
Smith Robert R. S
Studebaker Andy LB
Swoope Erik TE
Sylvestre Junior LB
Terlecky Shawn AC
Thomas Donald OG
Thornton Hugh OG
Tipton Zurlon RB
Toler Greg CB
Toure Abou RB
Varga Tyler RB
Vinatieri Adam PK
Vitabile Brandon C
Walden Erik LB
Walker Tony WR
Werner Bjoern LB
Whalen Griff WR
White Brad AC
Williams Charlie AC
Winters Frank AC