Found November 16, 2012 on
Players noticed an unexpected figure today standing next to general manager Ryan Grigson as the Indianapolis Colts' practice neared its end.
Coach Chuck Pagano was on the scene, watching, enjoying.
"It was a beautiful moment, again," interim coach Bruce Arians said.
Pagano has been on indefinite leave since being diagnosed with leukemia Sept. 26. He has remained in constant contact with Arians, who issued an invitation this morning.
"Called him this morning," Arians said. "I'm always afraid to invite him when we go indoors because of germs. But we were outside and . . . (I said) 'If the doc says it's OK, please come . . . If you're feeling good today, man, please enjoy it.'
"He came and enjoyed a good bunch of sunshine and talked to the guys.'' Source: Indianapolis Star Attached Thumbnails
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The Colts were terrible last year and were supposed to be rebuilding with Luck this season. Reggie Wayne is old is isn't supposed to produce at his age. Something is going very right in Indy.
We've entered the second half of the season and talk of league MVP will start heating up.
Here is a look at my MVP candidates by position:
Payton Manning ...
The Colts' Andrew Luck is delivering as promised. This week he'll get a big stage to prove it.
After a rough Week 10, I'm sitting at 92-54-1. Who wants to keep track of a tie.
Let's see if I can turn this around this week.
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Here's a look at their seasons:
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Cold Hard Football Facts’ Kerry Byrne joined John Dennis and Gerry Callahan on WEEI’s The Dennis and Callahan Show on Friday morning to discuss...
Indianapolis Colts coach Chuck Pagano surprised his team Friday by visiting practice on Friday. Pagano, who is on leave since being diagnosed with leukemia in September, is amidst a second round of chemotherapy. Doctors recently announced that his cancer is in remission. Though he has been away from the team, he has been an inspiration to the team. "The sun was shining...
With the Colts currently 2-0 when head coach Chuck Pagano visits the team, they will look to upset the Patriots this weekend after he surprised them during practice today (Credit: AP Photo)
This Sunday, the 6-3, rookie led Indianapolis Colts will face the 6-3 New England Patriots. If the Colts can somehow beat the Patriots, they will be in the driver’s seat for a playoff spot and...
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In the Bill Belichick...
Game of the week.
If you looked at this game when the schedule was released months ago, it would have possibly caught your eye, but with the Colts coming off of a two win season, it was going to get lost in the morning shuffle.
But the trusty flex schedule came to the rescue and thrust it into the late afternoon slate of games for all of our viewing pleasure. It pits the face...