Originally posted on MyTeamRivals.com  |  Last updated 8/28/12
The Indianapolis Colts acquired former 1st round corner back Vontae Davis from the Miami Dolphins on Sunday. I, like nearly everyone else, has been predicting that the Colts would make a move via trade to help shore up their secondary. This maybe wasn’t quite the move we had been expecting however. The biggest thing Colts fans have to wonder: Is this the major upgrade the secondary needs, or did Grigson & Co. give up to much for a potential rental player? No one has questioned the fact that Vontae Davis has talent. The brother of fellow 1st round draft pick tight end Vernon Davis, he was drafted #25 overall out of Illinois in 2009. in his first 3 seasons with Miami, he has totaled 148 tackles, 9 interceptions (1 returned for a touchdown), 32 passes defended, and a forced fumble. The questions come from his maturity (or lack thereof). Reports that have been released following yesterday’s trades include issues regarding Davis’ work ethic and off the field issues. Davis also allege...
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