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Chuck Pagano: It’s an important offseason for Trent Richardson

Chuck Pagano: It’s an important offseason for Trent Richardson

profootballtalk.com Updated 1 hour ago
The Colts kick off their offseason program on Monday and it promises to be a big one for running back Trent Richardson. Richardson’s in-season arrival in a trade with the Browns cost the Colts a first-round pick and got them a back who wound up being be…
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  • Colts haven’t retired No. 88, but they won’t let Nicks wear it

    Colts haven’t retired No. 88, but they won’t let Nicks wear it

    Technically, the Colts have not retired the 88 jersey which the team’s all-time leading receiver, Marvin Harrison, wore during his 13 seasons in Indianapolis, and which Hall of Fame tight end John Mackey wore for nine seasons in Baltimore. But the Colts…
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  • Reitz signs qualifying offer

    Reitz signs qualifying offer

    INDIANAPOLIS -- The Indianapolis Colts continued to add depth to their offensive line. Guard/tackle Joe Reitz signed his one-year, $1.43 million qualifying offer as a restricted agent Thursday. Reitz, who went to high school in the Indianapolis area, ha…
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  • Report: Ravens, Falcons, Patriots, Colts, Browns and Jets are h…

    Report: Ravens, Falcons, Patriots, Colts, Browns and Jets are heavily interested in Michael Sam

    yahoo.com Apr 17 (yesterday)
    Michael Sam is not expected to be a first-round pick in the upcoming NFL draft. He may not be selected in the middle rounds. In fact, there is a chance Sam is not drafted at all. However, there are plenty of NFL teams very interested in him. The Baltimo…
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  • NFL Nation: 4 Downs -- AFC South

    NFL Nation: 4 Downs -- AFC South

    ESPN.com Apr 17 (yesterday)
    There was only a brief respite for the AFC South, when the Indianapolis Colts' death grip on the division released. In its 12 seasons of existence, the Colts have won this division eight times and missed the playoffs only once. The Titans won the AFC So…
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  • Texans add some defensive line depth with Ricardo Mathews

    Texans add some defensive line depth with Ricardo Mathews

    profootballtalk.com Apr 15 (3 days ago)
    We’ll have to wait to see if the Texans use the first pick in the draft on a defensive lineman. But they continue to get younger up front, regardless. According to John McClain of the Houston Chronicle, the Texans signed former Colts defensive tackle Ri…
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  • Colts have No. 1 ranked stadium in NFL

    Colts have No. 1 ranked stadium in NFL

    ESPN.com Apr 14 (4 days ago)
    INDIANAPOLIS -- Indianapolis doesn't have the warm weather like Miami or San Diego. It doesn't have the New York City skyline like MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J. What Indianapolis does have, though, is the best stadium in the NFL for the third…
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  • Scouting the Jaguars' rivals in AFC South

    Scouting the Jaguars' rivals in AFC South

    jacksonville.com Apr 11 (7 days ago)
    Chasing the Colts. That’s the theme of the offseason for the other three teams in the AFC South — the Jaguars, Titans and Texans — who are trying to end Indy’s domination of the division. Since 2002 when the AFC South was realigned, the Colts have won i…
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  • Holding Wayne out is the right thing

    Holding Wayne out is the right thing

    ESPN.com Apr 11 (7 days ago)
    INDIANAPOLIS - Will Reggie Wayne not participating in minicamp impact the Indianapolis Colts' chemistry? That was one of the questions that came up after the receiver said he probably won't take part in the team's minicamp. No. Wayne tore his ACL in Wee…
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  • For Colts, additions among NFL's fewest

    For Colts, additions among NFL's fewest

    ESPN.com Apr 11
    INDIANAPOLIS – The Indianapolis Colts entered free agency last month with the fourth-most salary-cap space ($41 million). General manager Ryan Grigson was very open in saying that they weren’t going to be free spenders on the market. He was right. The C…
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  • Reggie Wayne proclaims himself “way ahead of schedule”

    Reggie Wayne proclaims himself “way ahead of schedule”

    When Colts receiver Reggie Wayne suffered a torn ACL six months ago, the biggest question was whether he’d be ready to work on the first day of training camp. Now Wayne says that’s not a question at all. Wayne told WNDE that he expects his doctor to cle…
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  • Allen's return gives Colts multiple options

    Allen's return gives Colts multiple options

    INDIANAPOLIS -- The two-tight end formation was supposed to be a significant part of the Indianapolis Colts' offensive package last season. Dwayne Allen, the all-around tight end, on one side. Coby Fleener, the pass-catching tight end, on the other side…
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  • Ballard now an experienced RB in division

    Ballard now an experienced RB in division

    ESPN.com Apr 7
    INDIANAPOLIS -- It was almost two years ago that Indianapolis Colts running back Vick Ballard entered the NFL as a bright-eyed rookie. Now, 877 yards and a torn ACL later, Ballard is considered an elder statesman when it comes to playing in the AFC Sout…
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  • Irsay’s situation gets more complicated

    Irsay’s situation gets more complicated

    For Colts owner Jim Irsay, an arrest last month on charges of operating a vehicle while intoxicated and felony possession of a controlled substance (four counts) may have been the tipping point in a series of problems that, at a minimum, justifies caref…
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  • Colts' offseason workouts begin April 21

    Colts' offseason workouts begin April 21

    ESPN.com Apr 4
    INDIANAPOLIS -- Another step toward the 2014 season starts April 21 for the Indianapolis Colts. I wish I could tell you that’s when the 2014 schedule will come out. That's not the case. But it is when quarterback Andrew Luck and the rest of the Colts wi…
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  • Kurt Coleman to visit Colts on Friday

    Kurt Coleman to visit Colts on Friday

    INDIANAPOLIS -- Safety Kurt Coleman will visit the Indianapolis Colts on Friday. That usually means one thing: The Colts have serious interest in him. Colts general manager Ryan Grigson isn’t one to bring players in for visits without them leaving with …
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  • Browns' misery over last 20 years remains utterly unmatched

    Browns' misery over last 20 years remains utterly unmatched

    CNNSI.com Apr 3
    They may be the stars of Draft Day, but the real-life Browns haven't caught a break in two decades.
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  • Pagano has seniority in AFC South

    Pagano has seniority in AFC South

    ESPN.com Apr 1
    INDIANAPOLIS -- Chuck Pagano has been coach of the Indianapolis Colts for just two seasons. He’s coached only 20 games because his unfortunate battle with leukemia caused him to miss 12 games during the 2012 season. Those two seasons have put Pagano at …
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  • Fullbacks will still be part of Colts' offense

    Fullbacks will still be part of Colts' offense

    ESPN.com Mar 31
    INDIANAPOLIS -- Stanley Havili was the only true fullback on the Indianapolis Colts' roster last season. He was used in short-yardage blocking situations, rarely carrying the ball (seven carries for 7 yards). He did catch the ball out of the backfield (…
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  • Jets have had eye on running back market all offseason

    Jets have had eye on running back market all offseason

    That the Jets might be interested in Chris Johnson shouldn’t necessarily come as a surprise. As it turns out, they’ve been looking for help all offseason. According to Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News, the Jets made a run at Colts free agent Dona…
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  • Questions surround 3 Colts running backs

    Questions surround 3 Colts running backs

    ESPN.com Mar 31
    INDIANAPOLIS -- The Indianapolis Colts Colts have three running backs with question marks. The running back situation -- with Trent Richardson, Vick Ballard and Ahmad Bradshaw -- looks good on paper for the Colts, but that doesn't automatically equate t…
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  • Contract bar gets even lower for LeGarrette Blount

    Contract bar gets even lower for LeGarrette Blount

    Former Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount finished strong in 2013, exploding for 166 yards and four touchdowns in a playoff win over the Colts. But that wasn’t enough to get Blount big money. It wasn’t even enough to get Blount paid at a rate refle…
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  • Video - Lone Colts In AFC South Playoff Race 03:50

    Lone Colts In AFC South Playoff Race

    Apr 17
    Are the Colts the only playoff team that the AFC South will produce in 2014? Jim Basquil and Herm Edwards break it down.
  • Video - NFL Nation Buzz: Colts 00:46

    NFL Nation Buzz: Colts

    Apr 10
    ESPN Colts reporter Mike Wells discusses wide receiver Reggie Wayne's progress in rehabilitating from his torn ACL.
  • Video - Roster Reset: Indianapolis Colts 02:12

    Roster Reset: Indianapolis Colts

    Apr 9
    The guys take a look at the Indianapolis Colts' roster and discuss the importance of bounce-back seasons from running back Trent Richardson and wide receiver Reggie Wayne.
  • Video - Roster Reset: AFC South 04:46

    Roster Reset: AFC South

    Apr 9
    Which team in the AFC South did the best for its squad during free agency? Our analysts break down some of the best signings, which include a wide receiver looking to rebound on a poor 2013 season.

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