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Share TweetThe shopping and spending on the NFL's free-agent market have been brisk but the Indianapolis Colts probably aren't finished.Source: indystar.com
George Hill clarifies his concerns, after remarking that it ‘sucks’ to play in front of Laker fans in IndianaUpdated Mar 20 Share TweetSomething we neglected to point out, over an exhausting weekend, is the fact that George Hill is an Indianapolis native. This adds to the frustration that the Indiana Pacers guard expressed on Friday night, when pointed to what he termed a 70 percent Lo…Source: yahoo.com
Considering run stops in the AFC SouthUpdated Mar 20 Share TweetThe Indianapolis Colts' work on defense in free agency is clearly aimed at improving the team’s run defense, which ranked 29th in the NFL last season. Wednesday they added early-down run-stopping nose tackle Aubrayo Franklin. Defensive lineman Ricky JeaSource: ESPN.comShare TweetTheir similar last name isn't a concidence. Find out Elisabeth Hasselbeck's ties to the backup QB, plus some other nuggets of note.Source: indystar.comShare TweetThe playoffs are getting close, and that means playoff seedings, which are as jumbled as ever this year after more than two thirds of the regular season has elapsed. The East, especially, has bunched up just below the winning streak that’s catapulted thSource: dimemag.com
RTC: Half season at most for DeVier PoseyUpdated Mar 20 Share TweetReading the coverage… My interview with Greg Cossel of NFL Films ran through the Titans new acquisitions and touched on what the Colts have done. (Audio.) Houston Texans The Texans re-signed cornerback Brice McCain while free-agent safety Ed Reed mullsSource: ESPN.com
Chris Webber fires up the telestrator, analyzes the heck out of the ‘Ice Cream Couple’ (Video)Updated Mar 20 Share TweetWith all due respect to fans of the Indiana Pacers and Orlando Magic, there really wasn't a whole lot that was exciting about the first half of their Tuesday night game at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. The two teams combined to shoot 27.7 percent from the fl…Source: yahoo.com
The Denver Nuggets Put A Thumping On OKC; Sacramento Pulls Off A Huge UpsetUpdated Mar 20 Share TweetThe star of the night might’ve been the random ice cream guy (more on this later), but the theme of the night had to be based around the Denver Nuggets. Even up until this point - which is now 13 wins in a row for them - no one (and that’s includiSource: dimemag.com
NFL32OT: NFL Passes Helmet RuleMar 20Episode 292: Suzy Kolber and Herm Edwards discuss the new helmet rule that could affect running backs. Todd McShay breaks down the upcoming NFL draft. The NFL32 crew discuss which free-agent pass-rusher will have the biggest impact on a new team.
Don Banks: Outrage over new helmet rule much ado about nothingMar 20PHOENIX -- Emmitt Smith, Matt Forte, Eric Dickerson and running backs everywhere may squawk, but every change the NFL makes these days on behalf of player safety makes somebody squawk, doesn't it? Should the league really care? Not if it feels like it's…
NFL owners meetings - Pro Bowl survives but change is likelyMar 20The Pro Bowl will survive for next season, but changes are likely. Plus: playoff expansion talk, rules changes and more from the owners meetings.
NBA - Most intriguing 2013 draft prospects in the NCAA tournamentMar 20Our five-man team names the most intriguing NBA draft prospects in each region of the NCAA tournament.
NFL owners end tuck rule, approve helmet penaltyMar 20In votes Wednesday, the NFL's owners eliminated the tuck rule and agreed to a rule change that would ban offensive players from using the crown of their helmets against defenders in the open field.