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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....

Lawrenece Guy, Xavier Nixon Signed from Washington Redskins Practice Squad
September 24th, 2013 at 12:09 PM
The Indiananpolis Colts have sent out the following press release regarding two free agent signings the team made, Tuesday, Sept. 24. The Indianapolis Colts today signed free agent defensive end Lawrence Guy and signed tackle Xavier Nixon from the Washington Redskins practice squad. The Colts will have to make two additional...

Trent Richardson Traded to Indianapolis Colts for First-Round Pick
September 18th, 2013 at 6:58 PM
The Indianapolis Colts acquired running back Trent Richardson from the Cleveland Browns in a trade for the Colts’ 2014 first-round draft pick, Wednesday, Sept. 18.   ***PHOTO1***   Richardson, 22, was the third overall selection in the 2012 NFL Draft, two picks behind Colts quarterback Andrew Luck.   At, 5-foot, 9-inches, 225 pounds, Richardson started all...

BREAKING: Indianapolis Colts Trade for Running Back Trent Richardson
September 18th, 2013 at 6:25 PM
The Indianapolis Colts made a blockbuster trade Wednesday, Sept. 18, trading for Cleveland Browns running back Trent Richardson. In exchange, the Colts gave a 2014 first-round pick to the Browns. Stay tuned for further information in this story.

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...

Linebacker Cam Johnson Acquired from San Francisco 49ers, DaRick Rogers Signed to Practice Squad
September 2nd, 2013 at 1:21 PM
Continuing to rearrange its roster prior to the regular season opener, the Indianapolis Colts traded for a linebacker and signed a wide receiver Monday, Sept. 2. In an exchange with the San Francisco 49ers, the Colts acquired linebacker Cam Johnson. A seventh-round draft selection was sent back in return, according to...

Six Signed to Practice Squad, Jack Doyle Claimed Off Waivers
September 1st, 2013 at 11:35 PM
Filling out its practice squad, the Indianapolis Colts signed six players on Sunday, Sept. 1 that the team waived prior to the Saturday, Aug. 31 NFL deadline to bring rosters down to the 53-player limit. Among the most notable players brought back by the Colts were quarterback Chandler Harnish and linebacker...

Indianapolis Colts 2013 Roster Positional Breakdown
August 31st, 2013 at 5:55 PM
Final moves were announced by the Indianapolis Colts Saturday, Aug. 31 to get its roster under the mandated 53-player limit by the NFL's 6 p.m. EST deadline. Here is the listing by position of whom the team's final cut: Quarterbacks: Matt Hasselbeck, Andrew Luck Running Backs: Vick Ballard, Ahmad Bradshaw, Donald Brown, Kerwynn...

Chandler Harnish, Drake Nevis Among Final 53-Man Roster Cuts
August 31st, 2013 at 5:14 PM
The Indianapolis Colts made a handful of moves Saturday, Aug. 31 to bring its active roster down to the 53-player limit prior to the 6 p.m. EST league deadline. Offensive players that were waived include quarterback Chandler Harnish, fullback Robert Hughes, wide receivers Jeremy Kelley, Jabin Sambrano and Lanear Sampson, tight...

Waiting Game Remains as Toughest Part of Cut Time
August 30th, 2013 at 3:53 PM
The preseason schedule has ended, leaving only one obstacle in the way from the regular season's arrival. For players in the NFL, the last obstacle is the trickiest of them all though, with final cuts looming by the 6 p.m. EST deadline Saturday, Aug. 31. For those slotted high on the Indianapolis...

Indianapolis Colts Trim Roster Prior to First Cut Deadline
August 27th, 2013 at 11:34 AM
The Indianapolis Colts today completed the process of bringing its roster down to the 75-player maximum limit by the Tuesday, Aug. 27, 4 p.m. deadline. The team Monday officially waived injured wide receiver Nathan Palmer, placed safety John Boyett on the reserve and non-football injury list, but received a roster exemption...

Delone Carter Traded to Baltimore Ravens
August 21st, 2013 at 3:38 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Indianapolis Colts traded running back Delone Carter to the Baltimore Ravens on Wednesday, Aug. 21, according to the Indianapolis Star's Mike Chappell. Carter, 26, was the team's fourth-round selection in the 2011 NFL Draft out of Syracuse University, making three starts during his rookie season. In his Colts career, Carter rushed...

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...

Final Day of Training Camp Arrives, Offensive Line Improving
August 16th, 2013 at 6:19 AM
The Indianapolis Colts have one day of training camp remaining in Anderson, Ind., which concludes on Friday, Aug. 16. Camp will officially break after the final practice, wrapping up at 12:30 p.m. before the team heads for New York in preparation for its second preseason contest on Sunday, Aug. 18, against...

Weslye Saunders Suspended for Eight Games
July 18th, 2013 at 9:15 PM
Indianapolis Colts tight end Weslye Saunders became the second player suspended for violating the NFL's drug policy. Saunders is charged with using performance enhancing drugs. Because this is Saunders' second offense, he will serve an eight game suspension. Saunders joins WR Lavon Brazill in this dubious honor. The statement from the...

30 at 30: Number 15, Wide Receiver Bill Brooks
July 11th, 2013 at 11:36 AM
Colts 101 is listing the 30 most influential members of the Indianapolis Colts organization in celebration of the team's 30th season playing in Indianapolis. The Colts chose two players before they picked Bill Brooks with the 86th overall pick in the 1986 NFL Draft. By the time his career as a...

Looking Over Their Shoulders: Five 2012 Starters Who Could Lose Their Jobs in 2013
July 10th, 2013 at 12:11 PM
***PHOTO1***We're inside of three weeks until the 2013 season begins in earnest when the Indianapolis Colts take the field at Anderson University for training camp. The next month's worth of practices and preseason games will determine who will lead the Colts in their effort to return to the NFL Playoffs. For...

30 at 30: Number 19, Tight End Dallas Clark
July 3rd, 2013 at 11:53 AM
Colts 101 is counting down the 30 most influential members of the Indianapolis Colts organization in anticipation of the Colts' 30th season in Indianapolis. Here's who we've profiled so far: 30. Andrew Luck 29. Ken Dilger 28. Tarik Glenn 27. Antoine Bethea 26. Bill Tobin 25. Eugene Daniel 24. Mike Vanderjagt 23. Ron Meyer 22. Jeff Herrod 21. Duane Bickett 20....

LaVon Brazill Suspended Four Games for Substance Abuse Violation
June 24th, 2013 at 4:22 PM
The NFL announced today that Indianapolis Colts second year wide receiver LaVon Brazill has been suspended without pay for the first four games of 2013. The announcement was a result of Brazill being found in violation of the league's substance abuse policy. Brazill will be eligible to participate in all training...