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NFL rumors are in full swing this afternoon with the start of the 2013 NFL Combine. All teams are posturing themselves as being ready to grasp the Lombardi Trophy next February, and of course ever team’s general manager loves everyone currently on their roster. One tidbit that piqued my interest this afternoon is that free agent quarterback Drew Stanton is going to generate some interest this offseason. Seriously? A quarterback with five career touchdowns and nine interceptions in five seasons? publisher Tony Pauline reported this afternoon on Twitter that Stanton could be in play if the Indianapolis Colts don’t manage to re-sign him to a new deal. Pauline tweets, “FA buzz from combine; QB/Drew Stanton could be hot commodity-Colts will try and re-sign him otherwise keep an eye on the Vikings and Cardinals.” I could see the possibility of him heading to Minnesota to back up Christian Ponder. Joe Webb illustrated that he’s a great athlete, but not an NFL quarterback a...

Dwight Freeney would have taken discount to remain with Colts

Dwight Freeney time in Indianapolis is over. Freeney, the Colts all-time sack leader, was informed last week that he would not be brought back. The new caught the eleven-year veteran off-guard. “I’ll be honest with you, I was surprised the way it happened,” Freeney said in a telephone interview today with the Indianapolis Star. “I figured they would offer me something low...

Freeney: I wanted to retire a Colt

Seven-time Pro Bowler Dwight Freeney never expected to be released where he's spent his entire ten-year NFL career.  The 33-year-old defensive end didn't fit well as a 3-4 outside linebacker in the Colts new scheme.  

Dwight Freeney was expecting at least an offer from the Colts

While most understood when the Colts anounced that they would part ways with defensive end Dwight Freeney, Freeney himself was a little miffed. "I'll be honest with you, I was surprised the way it happened," Freeney told The Indianapolis Star's Mike Chappell on Wednesday, via "I figured they would offer me something low and I would just accept it...

Fantasy Football Player Profile – Andrew Luck, QB

Andrew Luck, QB, Indianapolis Colts Player Profile Height/Weight: 6-4/234 Birthdate: 9/12/1989 School: Stanford FANTASY FOOTBALL ANALYSIS Indianapolis Colts sophomore quarterback Andrew Luck enjoyed a very good rookie campaign, having combined for over 4,600 all-purpose yards and 28 touchdowns. While the 23/18 TD to INT ratio is alarming, it is something that most rookie quarterbacks...

Peyton Manning Recruiting Dwight Freeney To Sign With The Broncos?

Impending free agent DE Dwight Freeney joined Pro Football Talk Live on Wednesday and mentioned that Peyton Manning has already been recruiting him to sign with the Broncos. While this seems like an interesting idea given that Manning spent several years with Freeney in Indianapolis, it’s unlikely that they would pursue him as a 3-4 outside linebacker. The Colts asked Freeney...

Dwight Freeney Soon to be in Demand | - Sports Commentary, News, Rumors, Blogs, Photos, Videos by Pro Athletes and Fans

Dwight Freeney Soon to be in Demand | - Sports Commentary, News, Rumors, Blogs, Photos, Videos by Pro Athletes and Fans Dwight Freeney, the longtime defensive end/linebacker for the Indianapolis Colts, had hoped to get the chance to play out his remaining playing days right where he started in Indianapolis, but come March 12 he will be looking for a new...

Dwight Freeney Won't Retire A Colt, Shows Interest in Patriots, Jets, and Giants

Dwight Freeney was surprised to find out that the franchise he expected he would retire with no longer wants him to be a part of the team. It is not because Freeney is overpriced either, because he was not expecting a lot, according to USA Today Freeney was caught off guard by the news. "I'll be honest with you, I was surprised the way it happened. I figured they would...

Freeney would love to play for Giants

Saying "I grew up a Giants fan, all my life," free agent defensive lineman Dwight Freeney did not hide the fact that he would love to end up a member of the New York Giants.

Dwight Freeney Says Playing For Giants Would Be A Dream Come True

Free agent defensive end Dwight Freeney is looking for a team right now, and judging from his list of suitors, teams are looking for him. Freeney is not sure where he’ll end up, but if one NFL team called him, it would be a living out a dream.  Freeney was on Sirius radio with Adam Schein and admitted playing for the New York Giants would be a dream come true. Freeney grew up...

Dwight Freeney – New York State of Mind

Former Indianapolis Colts defensive end Dwight Freeney is open to play anywhere in the league but he’s got one city he’d really like to play, New York. Freeney played college ball at Syracuse and grew up in nearby Connecticut, so for someone whose nearing the end of his career a trip home sounds like a good idea. Also helps that both the New York Giants and New York Jets could...
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