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Polian doesn't list Colts as a contenderINDIANAPOLIS – Bill Polian spent 15 years in the Indianapolis Colts' front office. But despite being with the franchise all that time, Polian didn’t cut them any slack when it came to revealing his list of playoff contenders. Polian, now an analyst at E…Share Tweet
Colts can't afford slip up against OaklandINDIANAPOLIS -- A look at the Week 1 schedule and most of the games are pretty evenly matched. Baltimore-Denver. Cincinnati-Chicago. Minnesota-Detroit. Atlanta-New Orleans. Green Bay-San Francisco. Giants-Dallas. Then there’s the Indianapolis Colts agai…Share TweetSan Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith and former Niners tight end Delanie Walker have been named in a lawsuit by a Northern California man who said he was shot during a party at Smith's house.Share TweetJaguars quarterback Blaine Gabbert continues to progress in his return from a fractured right thumb, but head coach Gus Bradley said a decision on whether Gabbert will start in the season opener against Kansas City could drag into Sunday. Gabbert was li…Share TweetINDIANAPOLIS – The Indianapolis Colts are about to be tested to see if they really did their homework on the read-option offense over the summer. Although no official word has come out about who Oakland’s starter will be, the Colts are preparing to face…Share Tweet
Survey says: A look at important stepsNASHVILLE, Tenn. -- What’s the most important step you take on any given play. I recently toured the Titans locker room asking that question. A lot of guys said it’s the first step, and that didn’t surprise me. But in getting the same answer from guys a…Share TweetThe Texans loved what they saw of rookie offensive lineman David Quessenberry in training camp and the preseason. Unfortunately, they won’t be seeing anything from him in the regular season. Quessenberry suffered a broken foot in practice this week will…Share TweetINDIANAPOLIS -- Indianapolis Colts receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey isn’t pointing fingers at anybody in the Oakland Raiders organization. Not even one person. He knows he was at fault for some of the things that happened during his four years with the Raid…Share Tweet
Colts getting healthy in time for openerThe Colts have been waiting for four members expected to play big roles on their offense to get healthy the last few weeks and it looks like they will have all four of them in the lineup against the Raiders. Coach Chuck Pagano previously said that runni…Share TweetHOUSTON -- Brian Cushing's personal goals are just as unyielding as J.J. Watt's are. "What I envision is being the clear-cut best middle linebacker in the NFL," Cushing said Wednesday as the Texans officially announced his contract extension. …Share TweetHOUSTON – Last week, Houston Texans coach Gary Kubiak said that safety Ed Reed would indicate when he was healthy enough to play. And once he's physically fine, Kubiak said he has no qualms about Reed starting right away. The Texans have remained mum, b…Share Tweet
Waiver claims leave Jags starting fresh on special teamsAll offseason, Jaguars special teams coach Mike Mallory worked with a particular set of guys, many rookies in key roles, but at least a similar set of faces. But after the team made seven waiver claims after final cuts, he’s starting anew the week of th…Share Tweet
Inside Edge: Titans-SteelersSep 4ESPN Insider Mike Sando delivers some key stats to help you decide a winner between Tennessee and Pittsburgh.
Titans must deal with zone blitzSep 4Pace is the Tennessee Titans' biggest issue as they deal with Pittsburgh's zone blitzes at Heinz Field on Sunday.
Inside Edge: Chiefs-JaguarsSep 4ESPN Insider Mike Sando delivers some key stats to help you decide a winner between Kansas City and Jacksonville.
Inside Edge: Raiders-ColtsSep 4ESPN Insider Mike Sando delivers some key stats to help you decide a winner between Oakland and Indianapolis