Found May 09, 2013 on Everything Colts:
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 Khalid Holmes in the 4th round, and in a way, it made Shipley an expendable player. Khalid Holmes is now expected to be the backup.The Ravens were in need of a center after Matt Birk retired. Shipley will compete for the starting job there. The conditional pick that the Colts receive will probably depend if he starts, or if he plays at all. Shipley was a 7th round pick by the Steelers in 2009, and spent time with the Eagles. 

Indianapolis Colts sign Hugh Thornton & Kerwynn Williams

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...

Colts Sign Rookies John Boyett and Justice Cunningham

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...

Ravens get C Shipley from Colts for draft pick

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...

Colts sign Khaled Holmes

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...

Colts Center A.Q. Shipley Traded To Ravens

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...

Former Steelers Center A.Q. Shipley Traded From Colts To Ravens

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...

Colts sign Montori Hughes

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...

Andrew Luck says he’s “100 percent more comfortable than last year”

Photo from 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 Luck is excited that his...

Report: Broncos, Titans, Lions have shown interest in Dwight Freeney

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...

Ravens made a trade with the Colts

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?

Colts sign 6 draft picks on eve of rookie camp

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...

NFL Transactions: Thursday 5/9

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 Bears sign second-round pick LB Jon Bostic to a four-year contract. Colts Colts trade C A.Q. Shipley to the Ravens for a conditional 2014 draft pick. (NFLTR) Colts sign...
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