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Indianapolis signed six of its seven draft picks Thursday and added one more undrafted rookie on the eve of a three-day rookie mini-camp.
The Colts said they have signed offensive linemen Hugh Thornton and Khaled Holmes, their third and fourth-round picks; fifth-rounder Montori Hughes, a defensive tackle; safety John Boyett, a sixth-round choice; and two seventh-round picks, Kerwynn Williams, a running back, and tight end Justice Cunningham.
Indy also signed Purdue offensive lineman Rick Schmeig.
Terms of the deals were not immediately available.
That leaves linebacker Bjoern Werner, Indy's first-round pick who is making the switch from college defensive end, as the only unsigned rookie. Werner was taken 24th overall.
Indy's rookie mini-camp opens Friday and runs through Sunday and all of the rookies are expected to attend.
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The Indianapolis Colts have reached an agreement with 3rd round pick Hugh Thornton and 7th round pick John Boyett.The signings continue to the Colts signing two more players. They are now up to 4 players, and now have 3 left to sign.Hugh Thornton was selected in the 3rd round and is expected to compete for the starting guard spot (and is a favorite to get it). He is a good versatile...
The Colts have reached agreements with 6th round safety John Boyett, and Mr. Irrelevant, tight end Justice Cunningham. Details are included.John Boyett is a talented safety from Oregon, and the 6th round pick for the Colts. Boyett has struggled with injuries in college, but could be an intriguing prospect if he can stay healthy. Justice Cunningham was drafted with the last pick...
The Colts have signed their 4th round pick, center Khaled Holmes.Just an hour after signing Montori Hughes, the Colts sign Khaled Holmes. The Colts selected Holmes in the 4th round, with the expectations of being a future starter. For now, he'll compete with Samson Satele for the starting spot. He was going to compete with Shipley as well, but Shipley was traded today.With this...
The Indianapolis Colts have signed 5th round pick (defensive tackle) Montori Hughes.Montori Hughes was picked in the 5th round after the Colts traded up to get him. Hughes is a risky prospect because he's had a lot of off the field issues, including being kicked off his football team and having to go to a D2 school. However, he's very talented and could be a solid player...
The Indianapolis Colts have traded center AQ Shipley to the Baltimore Ravens for a conditional 2014 draft pick.AQ Shipley was the backup center for the Colts last year, and when called into action, did a pretty good job. Samson Satele struggled with injuries and inconsistent play last year, and Shipley was asked to play more than a typical backup usually does.The Colts drafted center...
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Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck says that he’s a lot more comfortable going into the upcoming season.
“I’m 100 percent more comfortable than last year. It’s nice to be able to have the full offseason with the team,” Luck said in an interview that will air Wednesday on NFL Network’s NFL Total Access, via NFL.com.
Luck is excited that his...
According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the Broncos, Titans, and Lions have all shown some interest in free agent Dwight Freeney.
Teams who’ve shown interest in Freeney: Broncos, Titans, DET. For some, June 1 could be big when money comes off the books if Freeney waits
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) May 10, 2013
Freeney is expected to stat visiting some teams next week, per...
There has been little buzz surrounding Indianapolis Colts
free agent linebacker/defensive lineman Dwight Freeney this offseason. However,
Ian Rapoport of NFL.com reports that this is likely to change next week when
the former All-Pro begins taking visits. Rapoport adds that roughly four to
five teams are interested in the veteran, who’s marking is heating up.
From Total Access...
According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, the Baltimore Ravens have traded a conditional 2014 draft pick to the Colts for center A.Q. Shipley. Ravens have acquired AQ Shipley from the Colts via trade — Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) May 9, 2013 Ravens dealt a conditional 2014 pick for Shipley — Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) May 9, 2013 Need NFL Tickets?
The Indianapolis Colts have traded Center A.Q. Shipley to the Baltimore Ravens in exchange for a conditional 2014 draft pick.
The Ravens were looking for camp competition at the center because longtime C Matt Birk retired this off-season. The Ravens drafted Geno Gradkowski in the fourth round a year ago to take Birk’s place but GM Ozzie Newsome would like to give him incentive...
The Baltimore Ravens have acquired center A.Q. Shipley from the Indianapolis Colts for a conditional 2014 draft pick.
The tradel, announced Thursday by the Ravens, will be finalized after Shipley passes a physical.
Shipley played in 14 games last season with the Colts, getting five starts. He participated on special teams for Indianapolis in an AFC wild-card game in Baltimore last...
Center A.Q. Shipley, the Pittsburgh Steelers seventh-round draft pick in the 2009 draft, was traded Thursday morning from the Indianapolis Colts to the Baltimore Ravens for a conditional 2014 draft pick.
The former Penn State center did not make the Steelers 53 man roster out of training camp in 2009, but he showed enough during the preseason to warrant him being signed to the...
I added some free agent visits and tryouts as well, in case you’re wondering why there’s more than just transactions included in this post. We’ll have updates posted here throughout the day.
Bears sign second-round pick LB Jon Bostic to a four-year contract.
Colts trade C A.Q. Shipley to the Ravens for a conditional 2014 draft pick. (NFLTR)