Found March 23, 2012 on The Colts Authority:
One of the strongest positions in the 2012 draft is WR, fortunate for the Colts with their deficiencies at the position. Currently, the top three receivers on the Colts roster are Reggie Wayne, Austin Collie, and Blair White. The Colts lack a true #1 receiver, with Wayne on his downside, Collie having a secure spot in the slot, and White being, well, Blair White. So, the Colts will almost certainly will be targeting a potential starting receiver in the first four rounds of the draft. Round three in particular contains several possible targets for the Colts, and so, our round three coverage has focused on such players. Today's profile is no different, this time targeting the hyper-athletic Brian Quick, star wide receiver from Appalachian State University.   Pros:  Elite size and strength, measuring in at 6'4" and 222 lbs.  Has big hands (9 3/4") and the ability to make spectacular catches Former basketball player and high jumper, aiding him in being tremendo...

Colts add veteran QB and WR

The Colts added some additional depth at quarterback by trading the the sixth round pick they got in the Winston Justice trade for Drew Stanton and a seventh round pick: The Colts sent the 17th pick in the sixth round, acquired in a trade with the Philadelphia Eagles last week, to the New York Jets. In return, they got four-year veteran QB Drew Stanton and the seventh pick in the...

Colts add free agent WR Donnie Avery to roster

The Indianapolis Colts have signed free agent receiver Donnie Avery. The move completes a frantic day of change for the Colts, who lost center Jeff Saturday to Green Bay and tight end Jacob Tamme to Denver, traded for quarterback Drew Stanton and lost offensive lineman Ryan Diem, who retired. Avery has started 28 games and has 103 receptions for 1,308 and nine TDs since being St...

Check it to Pancakes: March 22nd, 2012 - Manning to Denver

In this week’s episode, Greg and Laura bring you up-to-date on the latest Colts news, including the signing of S Tom Zbikowski, C Samson Satele, and OL Mike McGlynn. In the 2nd segment, they are joined by 1260 WNDE’s Derek Schultz to discuss Peyton Manning signing with the Broncos, his legacy with Colts fans, how the sides got to this point, and how Andrew Luck’s rookie...

Jeff Saturday signs with Packers

The news that the longtime Colts center has signed a contract with the Green Bay Packers signifies the end of a long and successful partnership between him and Peyton Manning.

Colts veteran G/T Diem announces retirement

Indianapolis Colts veteran guard/tackle Ryan Diem announced his retirement on Friday. Well, owner Jim Irsay actually broke the news on Twitter, but Diem later confirmed it on the social media site. Diem has started 150 games with the Colts since being selected in the fourth round of the 2001 draft. "ColtFans, met with Ryan D, big #71 in (your) hearts and program yesterday...

Colts might talk about drafting Robert Griffin III

After watching both Robert Griffin III and Andrew Luck during their respective pro day’s this week, there’s some belief that the Indianapolis Colts may at least think about drafting Griffin III first overall, at least Mike Mayock of the NFL Network believes they might. “I think it’s a healthy conversation,” said Mayock. “I think behind the confines of your building, it’s...

Avery Gets Another Shot with Indy

Wide receiver Donnie Avery has agreed to a deal with the Indianapolis Colts, according to Jason LaCanfora of the NFL Network. Contract terms were not disclosed, but it is likely a one or two-year pact. Fantasy Spin: Avery was a rising star before tearing his ACL in August of 2010, and the 28-year-old former speed demon is getting another shot with the Colts after making just three...

Colts Make a Couple Additions

If football fans in Indianapolis were starting to wonder if there team was going to have anyone on it next year (besides Reggie Wayne and Andrew Luck), they can assured that it will at least two other players. For weeks the Colts have made the news for the players it was losing, but on Friday they actually added a couple, quarterback Drew Stanton and wide receiver Donnie Avery. Stanton...

Colts attend Griffin pro day

The Colts are doing their due diligence on Robert Griffin III. Today coach Chuck Pagano attended Griffin's pro day at Baylor: New Indianapolis coach Chuck Pagano was among a group from the Colts at Baylor's pro day. Now without Peyton Manning, they are expected to take Heisman runner-up Andrew Luck from Stanford first overall. Griffin was sharp throwing a scripted 51 passes...

Check it to Pancakes Podcast Open Thread - 3/21/2012

Tun in to check it to Pancakes tonight as Colts Authority's Laura Calaway and Greg Cowan are joined by 1260 WNDE's Derek Schultz to discuss Peyton Manning signing with the Broncos, and everything that goes with it. Our 2012 7-in-7 Coverage also continues tonight with Round 3 talk. Listen to internet radio with Check it to Pancakes Colts on Blog Talk...

Path to Draft 7: Ohio St.'s Brewster

The signing of Jeff Saturday doesn't mean the Packers don't need a center, and four-year Ohio State starter Michael Brewster is one of the best in the draft.
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