Found June 08, 2012 on The Colts Authority:
Somehow I missed this awesome quote by Dwight Freeney in a FOX Sports exclusive last month. It's always refreshing to hear players spouting loyalty for a town, but when it entails references to LeBron James' "Decision" two years ago, it adds a layer of humor that I personally find hilarious. “I’m kind of old-school when it comes to that thought. I’m not LeBron trying to leave the team. I’m more like the era of Magic and Lawrence Taylor, who stayed with that same team for their entire careers win, lose or draw. They were married to the city they were drafted in. You go through the tough times and great times with them, and that’s it. That’s what I’m looking forward to." Freeney's future with the Colts is still up in the air. He costs a base $14 million this year, the final year of his contract, and could still be traded. From the looks of it though, I personally believe the Colts plan to keep him this season, and then possibly sign him to a reduced contra...

Colts Authority Participates in Press Conference at Dwight Freeney's Football Procamp

On Wednesday and Thursday this week, Dwight Freeney held his fifth annual football procamp for kids ages 7-14 years old. He took a little time out of his camp schedule Wednesday morning to answer some questions for local media in attendance. Thanks to our work with ProCamps Worldwide, who were fantastic hosts and partners, Colts Authority was able to be a part of the event and asked...

Luck ready to get started

Austin Collie recently had dinner with Andrew Luck and noticed the rookie quarterback is getting twitchy: Luck's last final exam is Thursday, then he can attend the Colts' June 12-14 mandatory minicamp. He has been trying to stay sharp at Stanford with private workouts, but Colts wide receiver Austin Collie said it has been a challenging time for his new teammate. "...

Colts Sign Veteran Cornerback Justin KIng

According to Jim Irsay's informative Twitter account, the Colts have signed veteran cornerback Justin King, who started 12 games for St. Louis last season. The Colts were rumored to be looking at King a few weeks ago, but nothing came out of it until today. King was Pro Football Focus' worst graded cornerback last season, with a negative 22.6 grade. Yes, worse than Jacob...

Interesting Notes From Media Availability OTAs

Yesterday's OTA was one that was attended by various media members, and as such, now seems as good of a time as any to go over some interesting points that have come out of the early workouts.  First, there are some interesting quotes coming out of the Colts' camp regarding the running backs in 2012. First, we hear this from Jim Irsay:  ColtsFans,I like Brown,Carter...

Indianapolis signs cornerback Justin King

The Indianapolis Colts have made another attempt to shore up their secondary by signing free agent cornerback Justin King. King was the Rams' fourth-round draft pick in 2008 and played the past four seasons in St. Louis. He started 19 games and recorded 131 tackles with the Rams. His best season came in 2011. King finished with a career-high 63 tackles and recorded the first...

Colts profess graduate Luck will be ready for minicamp

INDIANAPOLIS -- While rookie quarterback Andrew Luck isn't due back to participate in his first full-team mini-camp practice until next week, the Indianapolis Colts wrapped up organized team activity practices with a workout Thursday at the team's West 56th Street headquarters. Luck finishes up his architectural design classes at Stanford this week and is scheduled to...

AFC South: Most Indispensable Players

Indianapolis Colts Andrew Luck — No brainer. If any team knows the value of their franchise quarterback, it’s the Indianapolis Colts. Luck is the Colts’ foundation for rebuilding a contingent team. Losing him, at this point in the rebuilding process, would turn the entire team upside down. Dwight Freeney – Freeney is one of the few veterans that will return to the Colts’...

Andrew Luck or Robert Griffin III: Who Will Be Better Fantasy Option?

Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III will forever be compared because they were the top two selections in the 2012 NFL Draft.  While I believe both will be solid fantasy options—both the short-term and over the long-haul—there will be a difficult decision to make on the two rookie signal-callers in dynasty and re-draft leagues. It’s hard not like what both Luck and RGIII bring...

Indianapolis Colts not finished yet at cornerback

With the Denver Broncos apparently having the day off yesterday, the Indianapolis Star finally devoted some time to the Indianapolis Colts' roster. Their focus was on the one roster position still of major concern heading into 2012: cornerback. As Mike Chappell pointed out, the numbers don't lie with regard to the Colts pitiful performance against the pass last season...
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