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  • Andrew Luck admits he didn’t play well, even when healthy

    Andrew Luck admits he didn’t play well, even when healthy

    profootballtalk.com Updated Jun 23 (yesterday)
    Colts quarterback Andrew Luck had an injury-plagued season in 2015, but injuries weren’t the only problem. Luck admitted in an interview with ESPN that he did not play well last season, even when he was healthy. “Injuries aside, I was not playing very g…
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  • Dennis Polian, son of Bill, leaves Titans for job at Texas A&M

    Dennis Polian, son of Bill, leaves Titans for job at Texas A&M

    profootballtalk.com ESPN.com Jun 21 (3 days ago)
    A day after the Colts announced Bill Polian was going into their Ring of Honor, one of his kids is out of the NFL. According to Jason Wolf of the Tennesseean, Titans pro scout Dennis Polian has resigned his job with the team to take a job with Texas A&a…
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  • Bruce Arians still carries a grudge with Steelers over firing

    Bruce Arians still carries a grudge with Steelers over firing

    yahoo.com Jun 21 (3 days ago)
    Bruce Arians has been living quite well since the end of the 2011 NFL season. He was given a chance to coach the Indianapolis Colts when Chuck Pagano was ill in 2012 and won an NFL coach of the year award. He got his first head-coaching job with the Ari…
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  • Colts rookies get some eitquette training

    Colts rookies get some eitquette training

    profootballtalk.com Jun 21 (3 days ago)
    The Colts won’t be doing any on-field work until training camp opens, but the team’s rookies aren’t off to the four corners of the globe to enjoy a little time off before that gets underway. The new members of the club were in Indianapolis on Monday to …
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  • Pagano has high praise for undrafted rookie running back

    Pagano has high praise for undrafted rookie running back

    profootballtalk.com Jun 20 (4 days ago)
    The Colts considered drafting running back Josh Ferguson as soon as the fourth round, Stephen Holder of the Indy Star wrote recently, then made sure they wouldn’t be outbid by other suitors when Ferguson ended up going undrafted. Just a few weeks into F…
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  • Colts' 53-man roster projection features 40 percent of off…

    Colts' 53-man roster projection features 40 percent of offensive line as rookies

    ESPN.com Jun 20 (4 days ago)
    Colts' 53-man roster projection features 40 percent of offensive line as rookies
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  • Colts plan more rollouts to keep Andrew Luck upright

    Colts plan more rollouts to keep Andrew Luck upright

    Last season was ugly for Colts quarterback Andrew Luck. This season, the Colts believe they can keep him healthy and effective by making him a moving target for opposing defenses. According to the Colts’ website, there are more rollouts in the playbook …
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  • Colts' Andrew Luck 'reluctantly accepting' slidi…

    Colts' Andrew Luck 'reluctantly accepting' sliding to avoid hits

    ESPN.com Jun 16
    Colts' Andrew Luck 'reluctantly accepting' sliding to avoid hits
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  • Todd Herremans getting tryout with Ravens

    Todd Herremans getting tryout with Ravens

    Veteran offensive lineman Todd Herremans is getting a look from the Baltimore Ravens. According to the Baltimore Sun, Herremans was at mini-camp with the Ravens on Tuesday on a tryout basis. Herremans has been a free agent since being released last Dece…
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  • Colts OC Rob Chudzinski putting his prints on offense in first …

    Colts OC Rob Chudzinski putting his prints on offense in first full season

    ESPN.com Jun 14
    Colts OC Rob Chudzinski putting his prints on offense in first full season
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  • Curley Johnson, Punter for Super Bowl-Winning Jets, Dies at 80

    Curley Johnson, Punter for Super Bowl-Winning Jets, Dies at 80

    nytimes.com Jun 13
    Johnson began playing for the Jets when they were the New York Titans and helped them upset the Baltimore Colts in Super Bowl III.
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  • Will Clayton Geathers start at safety and also play linebacker …

    Will Clayton Geathers start at safety and also play linebacker for the Colts?

    ESPN.com Jun 11
    Will Clayton Geathers start at safety and also play linebacker for the Colts?
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  • Andrew Luck “reluctantly accepting” need to slide to avoid hits

    Andrew Luck “reluctantly accepting” need to slide to avoid hits

    The Colts have made no secret of their desire to see quarterback Andrew Luck do more to protect himself during games, particularly when he’s running out of the pocket on plays like the one that left Luck with a lacerated kidney last season. Luck accepte…
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  • Andrew Luck: Contract situation doesn’t weigh on me

    Andrew Luck: Contract situation doesn’t weigh on me

    A report this week said the contract talks between the Colts and quarterback Andrew Luck were progressing and that the team would like to reach agreement on an extension by July. Owner Jim Irsay confirmed that there’s been progress on Wednesday, but add…
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  • Luck should insist on a percentage of the salary cap in future …

    Luck should insist on a percentage of the salary cap in future years

    The Colts want to pay quarterback Andrew Luck a lot of money. Luck presumably wants to be paid a lot of money by the Colts. And the Colts presumably want to avoid having to go through this again, for as long as possible. For that reason, it’s no surpris…
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  • Colts have gone from contenders to not being talked about this …

    Colts have gone from contenders to not being talked about this year

    ESPN.com Jun 9
    Colts have gone from contenders to not being talked about this year
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  • Irsay: Luck deal not imminent, but both sides want to get it do…

    Irsay: Luck deal not imminent, but both sides want to get it done

    Colts owner Jim Irsay says he and Andrew Luck, and everyone else involved in contract negotiations, want to get a long-term deal done as soon as they can. “It’s progressing well,” Irsay said. “We’ve had really good conversations. There is nothing new to…
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  • Colts DE Anderson could miss start of season

    Colts DE Anderson could miss start of season

    The knee injury that ended Colts defensive end Henry Anderson’s rookie season might cause him to miss the start of the 2016 season, too. Speaking to reporters Wednesday night at a special minicamp practice open to fans at Lucas Oil Stadium, Colts owner …
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  • Report: Colts aim to finish Luck extension by July

    Report: Colts aim to finish Luck extension by July

    The Colts plan to have a contract extension for quarterback Andrew Luck done by July, NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport reported Wednesday. The report said the sides have been “moving closer” over the course of several conversations that started in February an…
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  • Colts TE Dwayne Allen is doing twice-a-week yoga to help injury…

    Colts TE Dwayne Allen is doing twice-a-week yoga to help injury problems

    ESPN.com Jun 8
    Colts TE Dwayne Allen is doing twice-a-week yoga to help injury problems
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  • Colts punter Pat McAfee recovering from knee surgery

    Colts punter Pat McAfee recovering from knee surgery

    The Colts might not have as much quarterback depth the rest of OTAs and minicamp, but should be back to full strength by training camp. Colts punter/emergency quarterback volunteer Pat McAfee had surgery this offseason on his left (non-kicking) knee, bu…
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  • Colts shuffle bottom of the roster, replacing injured lineman

    Colts shuffle bottom of the roster, replacing injured lineman

    The Colts have had to shuffle the bottom of the roster, after an injury knocked out one of their undrafted rookies. The team announced that rookie guard Isiah Cage was waived-injured, and will revert to injured reserve if he clears waivers. They filled …
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  • NFL Insider: Colts will have to outscore foes to win

    NFL Insider: Colts will have to outscore foes to win

    There are a few mysteries in the AFC South heading into the season. ■ Is Brock Osweiler the answer for Houston at quarterback? ■ Can the Jaguars defense improve as much as the offense did last year? ■ Will the Titans still be listening to coach Mike Mul…
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  • Former Colts LB Jonathan Newsome heading to CFL

    Former Colts LB Jonathan Newsome heading to CFL

    The Colts parted ways with linebacker Jonathan Newsome after a February arrest for marijuana possession and the 2014 fifth-round pick will now continue his professional football career in Canada. As a result of the arrest, Newsome faced a suspension to …
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  • Robert Mathis: I’m going until the wheels fall off

    Robert Mathis: I’m going until the wheels fall off

    The Colts changed defensive coordinators this offseason and made changes to the personnel, but at least one thing is the same as it has been for most of the last two decades. Robert Mathis is going to be counted on to be a leading pass rusher. The outsi…
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  • Video - Luck is 100 percent invested in Colts 02:03

    Luck is 100 percent invested in Colts

    Jun 24
    Andrew Luck speaks with Bob Holtzman about his contract situation with the Colts and looks back at his performance from last season.
  • Video - Luck poised to redefine QB market 01:25

    Luck poised to redefine QB market

    Jun 24
    Josina Anderson says Andrew Luck should be expected to make an average of $25 million per season when he signs a new contract, which falls in line with how the NFL's salary cap has risen.
  • Video - Does Luck deserve to be the highest-paid QB? 01:57

    Does Luck deserve to be the highest-paid QB?

    Jun 23
    Louis Riddick and Field Yates share their thoughts on if they believe Colts QB Andrew Luck warrants becoming the highest-paid player at his position.
  • Video - Do rookies need etiquette classes? 01:39

    Do rookies need etiquette classes?

    Jun 22
    Mike Golic is on board with the Colts' new policy to send rookies to etiquette class and commends Indianapolis for stepping up efforts to help rookies mature.