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Colts sign Phillip Tanner, Jonathon Sharpe

Colts sign Phillip Tanner, Jonathon Sharpe

ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Updated 6 hours ago
The Indianapolis Colts' attempt to find a replacement for running back Vick Ballard (Achilles) on the roster continues. The Colts signed former Dallas Cowboys running back Phillip Tanner and linebacker Jonathon Sharpe on Tuesday. Tanner spent the past t…
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  • Depth has become a concern at RB for Colts

    Depth has become a concern at RB for Colts

    ESPN.com Jul 28 (yesterday)
    ANDERSON, Ind. -- The Colts strolled into training camp last week with a deep group of running backs on their roster. Several things have happened since then. Vick Ballard went down with a torn Achilles and away went Chris Rainey for not following team …
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  • Colts Camp Report: Day 5

    Colts Camp Report: Day 5

    ESPN.com Jul 28 (yesterday)
    A daily review of the hot topics coming out of Indianapolis Colts training camp: It is not often that the defense will win the battle against quarterback Andrew Luck and the rest of the offense. Monday was one of those days. The defense got the better o…
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  • Paul George lists the firing of an ex-coach as one of his top m…

    Paul George lists the firing of an ex-coach as one of his top memories as a rookie

    yahoo.com Jul 28 (yesterday)
    On Saturday, stuck in the middle of the NBA’s slow season, Indiana Pacers All-Star Paul George was clearly yearning: Missing fishing right now— Paul George (@Paul_George24) July 26, 2014 Looking to fill that void, George opened up to his nearly 700,000 …
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  • Colts release Rainey for rules violation

    Colts release Rainey for rules violation

    ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Jul 28 (yesterday)
    Running back Chris Rainey, released Monday by the Indianapolis Colts, was let go for a violation of an undisclosed team rule, coach Chuck Pagano said Monday.
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  • Holmes trying to lock down Colts' center

    Holmes trying to lock down Colts' center

    ESPN.com Jul 27 (2 days ago)
    ANDERSON, Ind. -- It’s not a glamorous position. It’s not one that often gets praise; more so it gets criticized when there’s a mistake. But for the Indianapolis Colts, it’s one that will be heavily scrutinized until the position is solidified. Their ru…
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  • Colts sign a running back

    Colts sign a running back

    profootballtalk.com Jul 27 (3 days ago)
    The Colts have added a running back to the roster in the wake of Vick Ballard’s Achilles injury. The team announced Sunday that they have signed Davin Meggett to their 90-man roster. Meggett is the son of former NFL running back Dave Meggett and spent t…
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  • Jim Irsay Handing Out $100 Bills At Colts Training Camp

    Jim Irsay Handing Out $100 Bills At Colts Training Camp

    deadspin.com profootballtalk.com Jul 26 (3 days ago)
    Jim Irsay is a wealthy man. He's got the kind of wealth where one drives stoned out of one's face with a briefcase full of $29,000 in cash—a totally normal amount for him to be carrying —and pills and escapes with only two misdemeanor charges . He also …
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  • Colts have to decide how to replace Ballard

    Colts have to decide how to replace Ballard

    ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Jul 26 (3 days ago)
    ANDERSON, Ind. – The immediate reaction to the news of Vick Ballard’s season-ending Achilles injury is that Indianapolis Colts general manager Ryan Grigson needs to look outside of the organization to find another running back to replace him on the rost…
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  • Werner in line to start for suspended Mathis

    Werner in line to start for suspended Mathis

    ESPN.com Jul 25 (4 days ago)
    ANDERSON, Ind. – The questions started moments after the NFL announced more than two months ago that Indianapolis Colts linebacker Robert Mathis would be the suspended for the first four games of the 2014 season. Who will start in Mathis’ place? How wil…
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  • Is Paul George Changing To Lucky Number 13?

    Is Paul George Changing To Lucky Number 13?

    dimemag.com Jul 24 (5 days ago)
    Pacers wing Paul George has been hinting at something on Twitter the last couple of days. It revolves around a tautological mention of Trece, or 13 in spanish. Does this mean we’ll finally get to use the PG-13 nickname? Here’s a reverse chronological or…
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  • No more excuses for Trent Richardson

    No more excuses for Trent Richardson

    ESPN.com Jul 24 (5 days ago)
    ANDERSON, Ind. -- There was one substantial trade in the NFL last season. One that was supposed to give Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck his complimentary piece in the backfield that he would team with for years to come. Too bad that hasn't ha…
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  • Ravens’ Rice Draws 2-Game Suspension From Goodell

    Ravens’ Rice Draws 2-Game Suspension From Goodell

    nytimes.com Jul 24 (5 days ago)
    After an off-season arrest on a charge of felony assault against a woman, Baltimore running back Ray Rice, received a two-game ban from the N.F.L.
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  • Ballard confronts mental aspect of injury

    Ballard confronts mental aspect of injury

    ESPN.com Jul 23 (6 days ago)
    ANDERSON, Ind. -- For Indianapolis Colts running back Vick Ballard, the date of his surgery -- Sept. 19, 2013 -- and the reason why he needed the procedure -- a torn ACL because of a cut during a running drill in practice -- are still entrenched in his …
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  • Colts' Wayne comes in IndyCar; 'ready to go'

    Colts' Wayne comes in IndyCar; 'ready to go'

    ESPN.com profootballtalk.com Jul 23 (6 days ago)
    Reggie Wayne made his typical grand entrance at training camp, reporting in an IndyCar, and said he's been cleared to participate after tearing his ACL in Week 7 last season.
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  • Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Says He’ll Train Roy Hibbert

    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Says He’ll Train Roy Hibbert

    dimemag.com Jul 23 (7 days ago)
    Earlier in the off-season — after what Paul George described as the Pacers forgetting their “edge,” which led to a marked drop in performance during the second half of the season — the team was reportedly “quietly” shopping Roy Hibbert. We’re not so sur…
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  • Michael Sam pragmatic about Dungy comments

    Michael Sam pragmatic about Dungy comments

    profootballtalk.com Jul 23 (7 days ago)
    Former Buccaneers and Colts coach Tony Dungy has said that he wouldn’t draft defensive end Michael Sam. On Tuesday, Sam addressed the situation in a very pragmatic way. “Thank God he wasn’t a St. Louis Rams coach,” Sam told reporters on Tuesday. “But I …
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  • Video - Chris Rainey Released For Violation Of Team Rule 02:28

    Chris Rainey Released For Violation Of Team Rule

    Jul 28
    Field Yates discusses the Colts' decision to release Chris Rainey and their lack of depth at running back.
  • Video - Wayne On Keys To Colts' Offense 03:02

    Wayne On Keys To Colts' Offense

    Jul 28
    Colts WR Reggie Wayne discusses his health entering training camp and what he expects from QB Andrew Luck in Luck's third season.
  • Video - Return Of Wayne Could Improve Colts' Playoff Luck 04:05

    Return Of Wayne Could Improve Colts' Playoff Luck

    Jul 28
    NFL Nation Colts reporter Mike Wells discusses the return of Reggie Wayne and offensive improvements that may help the Colts close the gap with the Broncos and Patriots.
  • Video - Protecting Luck 01:42

    Protecting Luck

    Jul 28
    Jeff Saturday breaks down his expectations for the Colts and evaluates the pressure put on Andrew Luck over the last two seasons and what the offensive line can do to protect Luck better.

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