Originally posted on NFL Trade Rumors  |  Last updated 3/1/13

MIAMI - SEPTEMBER 21: Punter Pat McAfee #1 of the Indianapolis Colts kicks off against the Miami Dolphins at Land Shark Stadium on September 21, 2009 in Miami, Florida. The Colts defeated the Dolphins 27-23. (Photo by Doug Benc/Getty Images)
Mike Garafolo reports that the Colts have franchised punter Pat McAfee. With no obvious candidate for the designation, it makes sense for the Colts to use the tag on a punter as it will cost them a very reasonable $2.97 million for the 2013 season. McAfee put together a very solid season for the Colts and was rated as the No. 3 best punter in the league by Pro Football Focus. A long-term deal remains a possibility for the Colts and McAfee.   The post Colts Franchise P Pat McAfee appeared first on NFL Trade Rumors -.
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