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Linebacker Shaun Phillips has taken an overnight elevator ride from the basement to the penthouse in the AFC South. Phillips was waived by the Titans on Tuesday and he’ll spend Thanksgiving as a member of the Colts, who announced that they added Phillip…Upvote Share Tweet
Joe Reitz to start at guard against the RedskinsESPN.com 4 hours agoINDIANAPOLIS -- With Hugh Thornton expected to miss Sunday's game against the Washington Redskins because of a knee injury, Joe Reitz will start at guard, according to a source. Indianapolis Colts coach Chuck Pagano said during his media portion on Wedn…Upvote Share Tweet
Colts' Daniel Herron could continue to start at RB over Trent RichardsonESPN.com 5 hours agoINDIANAPOLIS -- What seemed like a temporary switch at the starting running back position for the Indianapolis Colts because Trent Richardson missed some practice time last week with flu-like symptoms was actually not the case. Colts coach Chuck Pagano …Upvote Share TweetWhen: 1 p.m., Sunday Where: Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis TV: Fox INDIANAPOLIS -- So much for Andrew Luck vs. Robert Griffin III. Now it’s simply the Indianapolis Colts trying to move a step closer to winning their second consecutive AFC South title a…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com 9 hours agoINDIANAPOLIS -- The first regular-season meeting between quarterbacks Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III officially ended before it even started when Colt McCoy was named the starter in Washington on Wednesday. No Luck vs. RG III. No battle between the …Upvote Share Tweet
Analysis: ESPN's Total QBR Tries to Quantify the Other Things Passers Donytimes.com Nov 25 (yesterday)The Colts’ Andrew Luck is a good example of how Total QBR credits quarterbacks for positive plays that are otherwise ignored.Upvote Share Tweet
Colts’ practice squad adds Griff Whalen, sprinter Jeff Dempsprofootballtalk.com Nov 25 (yesterday)Griff Whalen wasn’t gone from the Colts for long. Whalen, the return man who was cut to make room for the signing of Josh Cribbs, has remained in Indianapolis and signed to the practice squad. The Colts also announced that they will bring Jeff Demps bac…Upvote Share TweetA quick observation of quarterback Blake Bortles and how he played in the Jacksonville Jaguars' 23-3 loss in Week 12: Bortles played the worst game of his career against the Colts (15-of-27 for 146 yards with an interception) and that continued a trend …Upvote Share Tweetjacksonville.com Nov 25 (yesterday)Observations and notes from the Jaguars’ 23-3 loss Sunday at Indianapolis: OFFENSE * Playing time leaders (54 snaps): RB – Denard Robinson 36 and Will Ta’ufo’ou 16. WR – Cecil Shorts 51, Allen Hurns 49 and Marqise Lee 35. TE – Marcedes Lewis 43, Nic Jac…Upvote Share Tweet
Colts bring back Victor Butlerprofootballtalk.com Nov 25 (yesterday)The Colts shuffled up the makeup of their defense on Monday, bringing back a former member of the team a week after letting him go. Linebacker Victor Butler is back in Indianapolis and the team has waived defensive tackle Kelcy Quarles. Butler initially…Upvote Share TweetINDIANAPOLIS -- Indianapolis Colts starting guard Hugh Thornton is week-to-week with a sprained MCL, coach Chuck Pagano said Monday. Thornton suffered the injury in Sunday's 23-3 victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars. Xavier Nixon and A.Q. Shipley spent…Upvote Share Tweet
Pagano purposely called plays late to extend Reggie Wayne's catch streakINDIANAPOLIS -- Reggie Wayne's streak of at least three catches in a game was in jeopardy. Serious jeopardy, for that matter. The Indianapolis Colts receiver only had one reception through the first three-plus quarters of Sunday's game against the Jacks…Upvote Share Tweet
Gus Bradley on Blake Bortles: 'He's young, but we expect more'jacksonville.com Nov 24 (2 days ago)Jaguars coach Gus Bradley had a strong critique of rookie quarterback Blake Bortles today at EverBank Field after the offense’s woeful showing in Sunday’s 23-3 loss to Indianapolis. Bortles was 15-of-27 passing for 146 yards and one interception against…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Nov 24 (2 days ago)It was another Monday of questions for Washington coach Jay Gruden about quarterback Robert Griffin III, including whether Griffin would be in the starting lineup against the Colts this week. Gruden said that he had “every intent” of putting Griffin in …Upvote Share Tweet
Josh Cribbs on his debut: 'I still wasn't even at my best'INDIANAPOLIS -- I walked up to Josh Cribbs at his locker after Sunday's game against the Jacksonville Jaguars and asked the Indianapolis Colts' return specialist if he planned to have Josh Gordy buy him dinner after his penalty cost Cribbs an 82-yard to…Upvote Share TweetINDIANAPOLIS -- There were signs of struggles in recent weeks, but the here-we-go-again moment came in the first half against the Jacksonville Jaguars for the Indianapolis Colts' offensive line. The Colts gave up five sacks in the first half, putting qu…Upvote Share Tweet
Colts shake off flu, fumble for rushing successESPN.com Nov 24 (3 days ago)INDIANAPOLIS -- It was surprising when Indianapolis Colts running back Daniel "Boom" Herron's name was announced with the rest of the offensive starters before Sunday’s game against the Jacksonville Jaguars. That was supposed to be Trent Richa…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Nov 24 (3 days ago)For most people, the birth of a child is enough activity for one day. Colts wide receiver T.Y. Hilton did a bit more than just support his wife during the birth of their daughter, however. He was roused from sleep at 5 a.m. by a team manager at the team…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Nov 24 (3 days ago)Patriots running back Jonas Gray shot from obscurity to the cover of Sports Illustrated by running for 201 yards and four touchdowns against the Colts last week, but the elevator back down to Earth may have travelled even faster. Gray arrived late to pr…Upvote Share Tweet
Colts Made The Right Choice Selecting Luck Over RG IIINov 26Colts reporter Mike Wells says drafting Andrew Luck has put Indianapolis in position to dominate the AFC South for years to come.
Colts To Face McCoyNov 26ESPN Colts reporter Mike Wells discusses why the Redskins have made the right decision to start quarterback Colt McCoy over Robert Griffin III against Indianapolis this weekend.
Trading Places: Griffin III And LuckNov 25Tim Hasselbeck talks about what would hapen if Andrew Luck were a Redskin and Robert Griffin III were a Colt.
Hilton Scores TD For Newborn DaughterNov 24Colts WR T.Y. Hilton discusses the birth of his daughter Eugenia and his emotional 73-yard touchdown catch in her honor.
Should RG3 Be QB2?Nov 26By Peter King I think Washington coach Jay Gruden made a mistake benching Robert Griffin III in favor of Colt McCoy. I say that with the full understanding that Griffin is awful right now. “He has the yips,” says Chris Cooley, the analyst on the team’s …
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Patriots-Packers showdown highlights quality post-Thanksgiving feast -- Jo…Nov 26John Clayton's First and Goal: After a three-game Thanksgiving Day feast, Week 13 offers plenty -- including a Patriots-Packers showdown -- to whet appetites.
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