Originally written on NFL Injury Report  |  Last updated 10/20/14

INDIANAPOLIS - JANUARY 06: Dwight Freeney #93 of the Indianapolis Colts celebrates a defensive play against the Kansas City Chiefs during their AFC Wild Card Playoff Game January 6, 2007 at RCA Dome in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)
Veteran cuts are in full swing, and Indianapolis Colts linebacker Dwight Freeney hopes he’s not among the casualties. Freeney told Austin Knoblauch of NFL.com that he hopes to finish out his career with the Colts. "It would be great to finish off my career as an Indianapolis Colt," Freeney told NFL.com's Austin Knoblauch on Thursday. "I've been there my whole career, and I don't know anything different. ... Ideally, it would be great to stay there. But it is a business, so we'll see.” Unfortunately for Freeney, there’s a good chance that he and the Colts part ways this offseason. He didn’t handle the team’s transition to a 3-4 defense well last season, struggling in coverage as an outside linebacker and only totaling five sacks. While Freeney thinks he’ll be back, he’ll be turning 33 in February and isn’t a clear fit in the team’s current defensive scheme. For these reasons he may have to don another jersey if he hopes to continue his playing career. Follow @TheNFLInjuryRpt !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="http://www.thenflinjuryreport.com//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs"); var _gaq = _gaq || []; _gaq.push(['_setAccount', 'UA-34100676-1']); _gaq.push(['_trackPageview']); (function() { var ga = document.createElement('script'); ga.type = 'text/javascript'; ga.async = true; ga.src = ('https:' == document.location.protocol ? 'https://ssl' : 'http://www') + '.google-analytics.com/ga.js'; var s = document.getElementsByTagName('script')[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(ga, s); })();
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