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Former Bronco Mike Adams Joins the Indianapolis Colts
June 14th, 2014 at 2:36 PM
The ties between the Indianapolis Colts and Denver Broncos have become even closer. After the injury of safety Corey Lynch, the Colts sprung into action looking for a replacement. They found one in Mike Adams. The 33 year old player was released from the Broncos in May, after two seasons...

Worst Fear Confirmed as Reggie Wayne Has Torn ACL
October 21st, 2013 at 12:41 PM
Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Reggie Wayne has a torn ACL and will miss the remainder of the 2013 NFL season, according to head coach Chuck Pagano on Monday, Oct. 21. Wayne, 34, suffered the injury during the team's contest against the Denver Broncos on Sunday, Oct. 20, in the fourth quarter....

Tight End Dwayne Allen Out for Season After Hip Injury
September 18th, 2013 at 1:28 PM
The early season blows to its roster keep coming for the Indianapolis Colts, as head coach Chuck Pagano announced tight end Dwayne Allen will miss the remainder of the season because of a hip injury that requires surgery during his press conference on Wednesday, Sept. 18. Allen suffered the injury during...

BREAKING: Vick Ballard Out for Season with Torn ACL
September 13th, 2013 at 12:43 PM
Indianapolis Colts running back Vick Ballard will miss the remainder of the season with a knee injury suffered in practice Thursday, Sept. 12, according to a report by ESPN's Adam Schefter and Mike Wells. Head coach Chuck Pagano said Ballard will be placed on injured reserve with a torn ACL, and...

Return of Pat Angerer Gives Defense Additional Voice for Week Two
September 12th, 2013 at 5:35 PM
Indianapolis Colts linebacker Pat Angerer was cleared to play in week two against the Miami Dolphins, as announced by head coach Chuck Pagano at his weekly press conference Wednesday, Sept. 11, and it could not happen at a better time for his defense. ***PHOTO1*** While showing off its aptitude against the run...

Indianapolis Colts Want Points in Second Preseason Test
August 17th, 2013 at 8:43 PM
Scoring points is a key to winning any football game, but working on doing so is exactly what the Indianapolis Colts plan to work on during its second preseason outing on Sunday, Aug. 18. The team heads to MetLife Stadium to face the New York Giants hoping to develop more playing...

Indianapolis Colts Playing to Win Sunday Against Houston Texans
December 26th, 2012 at 4:38 PM
Resting players the final week of the season is still a subject that arouses strong feelings in Indianapolis. For some, the wounds are still fresh from Jim Caldwell's decision to put Peyton Manning and company on the bench during the second half of the 2009 season finale against the New...

Indianapolis Colts Will Go to Kansas City Battered and Bruised
December 18th, 2012 at 7:55 AM
Rarely is Indianapolis Colts' interim head coach Bruce Arians so direct about injuries this early in the week. On Monday, Arians told reporters in no uncertain terms that the Colts' injury situation heading into this weeks game against the Kansas City Chiefs would not be any better. Arians has already ruled...

Indianapolis Colts Travel to Houston Without Key Players
December 14th, 2012 at 6:19 PM
Stop me if you've heard this before. The Indianapolis Colts will (once again) be shorthanded with several key starters out due to injury. Playing with the AFC South on the line, the Colts will have to rely on the "next man up" to perform well on Sunday. Tom Zbikowski will miss...

Tom Zbikowski Won’t Make the Trip to Detroit
November 30th, 2012 at 3:53 PM
The injury bug just keeps biting at the Indianapolis Colts. Already having learned that starting defensive lineman Fili Moala would be lost for the season, the Colts announced today that safety Tom Zbikowski's knee hasn't progressed enough for him to play in this weekend's game against the Detroit Lions. "He will not...

Fili Moala Lost for the Season with ACL Injury
November 26th, 2012 at 6:09 PM
Indianapolis Colts interim head coach Bruce Arians announced today that starting DT Fili Moala would miss the rest of the season with an ACL injury sustained in the third quarter of yesterday's 20-13 win over the Buffalo Bills. Moala's loss comes at a time when he was just beginning to exert...

Indianapolis Colts Activate Josh Chapman; Jerraud Powers Placed on IR
November 12th, 2012 at 4:01 PM
From the Indianapolis Colts:   ***PHOTO1***The Indianapolis Colts today activated nose tackle Josh Chapman from the Reserve/Non-Football Injury List and elevated tight end Kyle Miller from the practice squad to the active roster. The Colts placed defensive tackle Drake Nevis and cornerback Jerraud Powers on Injured Reserve.   Chapman, 6-0, 316 pounds, was originally...

Indianapolis Colts Battling Injuries, Short Week Heading to Jacksonville
November 7th, 2012 at 6:28 PM
The Indianapolis Colts are riding the crest of the three game winning streak. The Jacksonville Jaguars are head in the opposite direction, losers of their last five. The Jaguars last, and to this point, only victim? The Indianapolis Colts. The Jags stole a victory in the waning seconds of their matchup...

Indianapolis Colts Slowly Regaining Their Health
November 1st, 2012 at 3:00 PM
***PHOTO1***The Indianapolis Colts haven't only been adjusting to their overhauled 2012 staff and roster. A spate of injuries has had the Colts shuffling personnel on both sides of the ball every week since the beginning of the season. Now it appears that the Colts are getting relatively healthy. Interim head coach...

Could Josh Chapman Be the Answer in the Middle?
October 24th, 2012 at 11:07 AM
  The Indianapolis Colts have struggled in the middle of their defensive line, both against the run and in putting pressure on the quarterback by limiting the pocket. The return to practice of rookie fifth round pick Josh Chapman could bring some welcome relief to a position beset by injuries.   At 6'0"...

Injuries Mounting on Indianapolis Colts Front Seven
October 19th, 2012 at 9:24 AM
***PHOTO1***We'll start with the good news. It looks like LB Pat Angerer and CB Vontae Davis will return to action this weekend when the Indianapolis Colts host the Cleveland Browns. That ends the good news for the defense. The Colts continue to be ravaged by injuries, particularly along their defensive front...

Indianapolis Colts and New York Jets Both Dealing with Key Injuries
October 13th, 2012 at 8:21 AM
***PHOTO1*** It's only game six for the New York Jets and game five for the Indianapolis Colts, but both teams have been forced to deal with key injuries thus far in 2012. Each team could be without the services of as many as six players who were pegged as starters when...

Donald Brown Out; Vick Ballard to Make First Start Against New York Jets
October 10th, 2012 at 3:09 PM
Indianapolis Colts' running back Donald Brown enjoyed his best game of 2012 Sunday against the Green Bay Packers with 84 yards on 19 carries and a critical two point conversion following the go-ahead touchdown. Brown apparently injured one of his knees on that play, however, and has had surgery to...

Indianapolis Colts Place Seth Olsen on IR
October 8th, 2012 at 6:32 PM
  From the Indianapolis Colts:   The Indianapolis Colts today waived tight end Dominique Jones and placed guard Seth Olsen on Injured Reserve. Olsen is designated for return to the active roster. The Colts also signed wide receiver Kris Adams to the practice squad.   Jones was signed as an undrafted free agent on April...

Bye Week Comes at Opportune Time for Injured Indianapolis Colts
September 28th, 2012 at 10:42 AM
***PHOTO1*** Unlike many teams, the Indianapolis Colts are perfectly happy to have their bye week fall so early in the season. Yes, it means the Colts must now endure 13 straight weeks of action (more if they make the playoffs) but with so many key injuries, this week off early in...