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Colts | Close to deal with Vontae Davis
Sun, 09 Mar 2014 17:05:32 -0700
The Indianapolis Colts are close to an agreement with free-agent CB Vontae Davis (Colts). The two sides are expected to complete a deal Monday, March 10.
Colts | Adam Vinatieri expected to hit market
Sun, 09 Mar 2014 16:25:40 -0700
The Indianapolis Colts have been talking with free-agent PK Adam Vinatieri (Colts) about a new contract, but he is expected to test the free-agent market.
Colts | Hakeem Nicks interested
Sun, 09 Mar 2014 14:49:49 -0700
Free-agent WR Hakeem Nicks (Giants) is interested in signing with the Indianapolis Colts.
Colts | Patrick McAfee financials
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 10:13:59 -0800
Indianapolis Colts P Patrick McAfee reportedly will make $14.5 million as part of his five-year deal, with $5 million in guarantees, per a source who has seen the contract.
Colts | Not close with Vontae Davis
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 10:07:28 -0800
The Indianapolis Colts are not close to re-signing impending free-agent CB Vontae Davis, and no deal is imminent.
Colts | Patrick McAfee re-signs
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 06:48:53 -0800
The Indianapolis Colts re-signed P Patrick McAfee to a five-year deal.
Colts | Joe Reitz gets qualifying offer
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 12:59:55 -0800
Indianapolis Colts restricted free agent OG Joe Reitz received a qualifying offer from the team Thursday, March 6.
Colts | Josh Gordy gets qualifying offer
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 12:59:33 -0800
Indianapolis Colts restricted free agent CB Josh Gordy received a qualifying offer from the team Thursday, March 6.
Colts | Cam Johnson gets exclusive rights tender
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 12:56:05 -0800
Indianapolis Colts LB Cam Johnson recieved an exclusive rights tender from the team Thursday, March 6.
Colts | Release Samson Satele
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 12:09:53 -0800
The Indianapolis Colts released C Samson Satele Thursday, March. 6.
Colts | D'Qwell Jackson will start
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 10:31:49 -0800
The Indianapolis Colts fully expect LB D'Qwell Jackson to start for them next season since impending free-agent LB Pat Angerer isn't coming back. Jackson is viewed as a better 4-3 inside linebacker, but the Colts run a 3-4 defense. However, Jackson played in a 3-4 scheme with the Cleveland Browns last year and had 141 tackles.
Colts | D'Qwell Jackson signs
Thu, 06 Mar 2014 06:46:03 -0800
The Indianapolis Colts signed free-agent LB D'Qwell Jackson (Browns) to a four-year, $22 million deal with $11 million guaranteed.
Colts | Pat Angerer not retiring
Wed, 05 Mar 2014 14:39:17 -0800
Indianapolis Colts impending free agent LB Pat Angerer is not planning on retiring. "I can still play. I still want to play,'' Angerer said.
Colts | Pat Angerer to hit market
Wed, 05 Mar 2014 08:59:49 -0800
The Indianapolis Colts will not try to re-sign impending free-agent LB Pat Angerer before the start of free agency.
Colts | James Jones interested
Tue, 04 Mar 2014 16:45:53 -0800
Green Bay Packers impending free-agent WR James Jones (Packers) said he'd be interested in joining the Indianapolis Colts if the Packers don't re-sign him.
Colts | Visiting with D'Qwell Jackson
Tue, 04 Mar 2014 09:24:32 -0800
The Indianapolis Colts will visit with free-agent LB D'Qwell Jackson (Browns) Tuesday, March 4, or Wednesday, March 5.
Colts | Will not use franchise tag
Mon, 03 Mar 2014 06:53:54 -0800
The Indianapolis Colts will not use the franchise tag this year.
Colts | Won't franchise Vontae Davis
Mon, 03 Mar 2014 06:03:12 -0800
The Indianapolis Colts want to re-sign CB Vontae Davis but won't use the franchise tag on him.
Colts | Interested in Eric Decker
Wed, 26 Feb 2014 20:00:41 -0800
The Indianapolis Colts are among the teams that have interest in Denver Broncos impending free-agent WR Eric Decker, should he hit the market.
Colts | Andrew Luck would welcome Jonathan Martin
Wed, 26 Feb 2014 15:20:48 -0800
Indianapolis Colts QB Andrew Luck said he thinks Miami Dolphins OT Jonathan Martin would be a good fit for the team, and he supports the idea of the Colts bringing his former teammate at Stanford into the fold. "I'd say I love Jon, we had a great time at Stanford together, still stay in touch with him regularly and I think he's a great man," Luck said regarding the input he'd provide, if/when (when) he's asked about Martin.
Colts | Three players may vie to receive tag
Wed, 26 Feb 2014 00:36:06 -0800
The Indianapolis Colts may designate either CB Vontae Davis, S Antoine Bethea or PK Adam Vinatieri with the franchise tag. Sources indicate Vinatieri is the most likely to be tagged.
Colts | May approach free agency differently
Mon, 24 Feb 2014 23:48:53 -0800
The Indianapolis Colts aren't expected to splurge in free agency this offseason, but they could take an approach that would allow them to spend in future years. The team may explore the possibility of signing shorter contracts, or frontloading deals.
Colts | Want to upgrade offensive line
Mon, 24 Feb 2014 00:22:36 -0800
Indianapolis Colts general manager Ryan Grigson wants the team's offensive line play to improve. Although the unit did give up nine fewer sacks than in 2012, injuries abounded and the interior line play was inconsistent. Grigson realizes he may have to look to the draft for improvements.
Colts | Two players doing well in rehabs
Fri, 21 Feb 2014 18:51:29 -0800
Indianapolis Colts head coach Chuck Pagano said TE Dwayne Allen (hip) and OG Donald Thomas (quadriceps) are making progress in the recovery from their injuries. Both could be able to participate at some point during offseason workouts but should be ready for training camp.
Colts | Vick Ballard making progress
Fri, 21 Feb 2014 18:49:27 -0800
Indianapolis Colts head coach Chuck Pagano said RB Vick Ballard (knee) is making progress in his rehab from a torn anterior cruciate ligament and should be ready to participate no later than training camp.
Colts | Reggie Wayne should be ready for camp
Fri, 21 Feb 2014 18:45:43 -0800
Indianapolis Colts head coach Chuck Pagano said WR Reggie Wayne (knee) is making progress in his rehab from a torn anterior cruciate ligament and should be ready to participate no later than training camp.
Colts | Coach has confidence in Trent Richardson
Fri, 21 Feb 2014 10:40:50 -0800
Indianapolis Colts head coach Chuck Pagano said the sky is the limit for RB Trent Richardson and that having a full offseason will help him in preparation for 2014.
Colts | Priority is re-signing Vontae Davis
Thu, 20 Feb 2014 16:08:10 -0800
One of the highest priorities for the Indianapolis Colts this offseason will be re-signing impending free-agent CB Vontae Davis. However, both sides are in the early stages of negotiations, and a deal isn't close to being done. The Colts can re-sign Davis at any point because he is still under contract with the club.
Colts | Trent Richardson has surgery
Thu, 20 Feb 2014 13:03:31 -0800
Indianapolis Colts RB Trent Richardson (shoulder) underwent shoulder surgery following the season, but it was "just a scope." The surgery shouldn't affect his offseason training.
Colts | Cut two
Tue, 18 Feb 2014 13:41:19 -0800
The Indianapolis Colts waived DE Jake McDonough and released RB Tashard Choice Tuesday, Feb. 18.
Colts | Available cap space likely eaten up
Sun, 16 Feb 2014 00:08:29 -0800
While the Indianapolis Colts will have more than $30 million to spend, a bunch of big name free agents this offseason are not likely. New contracts for WR T.Y. Hilton and QB Andrew Luck are on the horizon, so much of that cap space will be saved for re-signing current players or cheaper free agents.
Colts | Donald Brown likely would be No. 3 RB
Sat, 15 Feb 2014 17:41:09 -0800
Indianapolis Colts impending free-agent RB Donald Brown likely would be behind RBs Vick Ballard and Trent Richardson on the depth chart if he re-signs with the team this offseason.
Colts | Aubrayo Franklin may not be back
Thu, 13 Feb 2014 17:57:47 -0800
The Indianapolis Colts may not be interested in re-signing impending free-agent DT Aubrayo Franklin this offseason because they are looking to improve at defensive tackle.
Colts | Justin Anderson cut
Mon, 10 Feb 2014 13:53:48 -0800
The Indianapolis Colts have waived OG Justin Anderson.
Colts | Henoc Muamba contract update
Mon, 10 Feb 2014 12:07:02 -0800
Updating a previous report, Indianapolis Colts LB Henoc Muamba has signed a three-year deal. The deal includes $107,000 in guaranteed money, but the other financial details were not disclosed.
Colts | David Sims signed
Mon, 10 Feb 2014 06:38:21 -0800
The Indianapolis Colts signed free-agent SS David Sims (Eagles) to an undisclosed deal.
Colts | Rob Chudzinski hired
Sat, 08 Feb 2014 08:43:37 -0800
The Indianapolis Colts have hired former Cleveland Browns head coach Rob Chudzinski as a special assistant to the head coach.
Colts | Adam Vinatieri expected back
Fri, 07 Feb 2014 20:44:30 -0800
The Indianapolis Colts are expected to re-sign impending free-agent PK Adam Vinatieri this offseason.
Colts | Henoc Muamba signs
Thu, 06 Feb 2014 19:59:50 -0800
The Indianapolis Colts signed free-agent LB Henoc Muamba (CFL) Thursday, Feb. 6. Terms of the deal were undisclosed.
Colts | Pat Angerer may not start if he returns
Wed, 05 Feb 2014 12:50:42 -0800
Indianapolis Colts impending free-agent LB Pat Angerer would not be assured a starting job if he re-signs with the team this offseason.
Colts | Trent Richardson to spend offseason studying
Wed, 05 Feb 2014 12:48:39 -0800
Indianapolis Colts RB Trent Richardson plans on spending the offseason studying the playbook and learning the system. "Learn the system, not just memorizing it," Richardson said. "Learning the whole concept of the system. There's a difference between having it memorized and feeling comfortable with the system. I'm going talk to a lot of veteran players, talk to Adrian (Peterson), talk to (LaDainian Tomlinson), talk to Emmitt Smith to make sure I'm the best I need to be next year."
Colts | Jack Breckner signs
Wed, 05 Feb 2014 09:56:29 -0800
The Indianapolis Colts signed undrafted free-agent OT Jack Breckner (Arena League) to an undisclosed deal Wednesday, Feb. 5.
Colts | Mike McGlynn unlikely to return
Wed, 05 Feb 2014 09:50:01 -0800
The Indianapolis Colts likely will not re-sign impending free-agent OG Mike McGlynn this offseason.
Colts | Ahmad Bradshaw not expected to return
Tue, 04 Feb 2014 17:11:11 -0800
The Indianapolis Colts likely will not re-sign impending free-agent RB Ahmad Bradshaw this offseason, because he likely would not accept being behind RBs Vick Ballard and Trent Richardson on the depth chart.
Colts | Antoine Bethea wants to return
Tue, 04 Feb 2014 09:31:32 -0800
Indianapolis Colts FS Antoine Bethea has expressed a desire to return to the Colts in 2014. Bethea has taken a noncommittal approach when asked about free agency.