This is the December 21, 2012 news archive. View today's Colts rumors and news.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- The Indianapolis Colts are hoping to get head coach Chuck Pagano back Monday, and all indications are that he will be.
Share TweetGREEN BAY, Wis. -- Jeff Saturday has one Super Bowl ring and was looking forward to having a chance to play for another with the Green Bay Packers getting ready to return to the playoffs.
Key for Colts to beat Chiefs, earn playoff berth: stop the runUpdated Dec 21, 2012 Share TweetThere's a playoff spot to be earned, but the Indianapolis Colts defense will approach their Sunday meeting with Kansas City at Arrowhead Stadium the same as it has the season's first 14 games: Stop the run.
Indianapolis Colts: Shipley's return is good sign for offensive lineUpdated Dec 21, 2012 Share TweetIndianapolis Colts back-up center A.Q. Shipley practiced Friday for the first time this week and participated in all drills while wearing a brace on his right knee.
T.Y. Hilton speeding to productive rookie seasonUpdated Dec 21, 2012 Share TweetFive years before the Indianapolis Colts traded up to get T.Y. Hilton in the third round of the 2012 draft, the wide receiver faced a momentous decision.Share TweetA year ago, Adrian Peterson tore his ACL. Now he has a chance to pass Eric Dickerson as the NFL's all-time single season rusher. Peter King asks A.P. how he has done it.Source: CNNSI.com
Chat wrap: On choosing position to draftUpdated Dec 21, 2012 Share TweetSome snippets from Thursday'a AFC South chat: Jonathon (Providence): If the Colts lock up the #5 seed chances are they will play Baltimore in the Wild Card round. Assuming this match-up happens how much of a chance do you give the Colts to win? Paul Kuh…Source: ESPN.com
'Playbook': Indianapolis Colts vs. Kansas City ChiefsDec 21Can the Indianapolis Colts avoid costly mistakes and take care of business in Kansas City? Our analysts take a look at the Colts' front seven and explain why the Chiefs struggle to put up points.
Who Should Win Offensive Rookie Of The Year?Dec 21The First Take crew debates among Andrew Luck, Robert Griffin III or Russell Wilson for NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year.
NFL playoff picture shaking out -- John Clayton's First & 10Dec 21The usual suspects are returning to the NFL playoffs this season, ending a long streak of postseason turnover.
Peter King: Peterson grasps at history after remarkable recoveryDec 21The next two games of Adrian Peterson's life will be historic, whether he breaks Eric Dickerson's all-time rushing record or not. Peterson needs 188 yards to become the seventh player ever to rush for 2,000 yards in a season ... and he'd be the first to…
The Sports Guy goes through his inbox, plus Week 16 picksDec 21It's the end of the world as we know it, so the Sports Guy is cleaning out his inbox while making his Week 16 picks.