Found April 06, 2012 on Football Nation:
Colts owner Jim Irsay’s unannounced decision of his first round pick may have gotten a little easier after Baylor quarterback Robert Griffin III declined to meet with the Colts April 3.   Irsay reveled on Twitter that he was playing the field evenly. He reached out to Robert Griffin III agent Ben Dogra to meet, but he said no. It is unclear if Irsay intended to workout with Griffin or simply have a meeting, but it appears Griffins declined with reasoning.   Since college football ended in December and Griffin and Luck declared for the draft, Luck was the favored first round pick for the Colts and Griffin was projected to go to the Redskins after they traded the Rams for their No. 2 pick.   While Colts' team officials attended Luck and Griffin’s Pro Day, the Colts set up a private workout and meeting with Luck but not Griffin. General manager Ryan Grigson said, circumstances did not allow for anything private with Griffin.   Now Griffin is perpetuating the same message back to th...

Irsay drops draft hint on Twitter

With only a couple weeks left before the NFL Draft, Colts owner Jim Irsay took to Twitter to give his team's fans some insight on which QB they might select. 

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2012 Indianapolis Colts Mock Draft Board

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Get Smart or Get Luck-Y? Will the Colts get cute on draft day, or, go with the consensus number 1?

I've got a nagging feeling that Robert Griffin III may develop into the better overall quarterback than his draft class peer, but, if I'm the Colts it still makes sense to go with Luck rather than what lies behind door #2. I apologize for the bad Luck pun, we were all subjected to it during this season’s ‘Suck for Luck’ campaign, and, we’re going to have to put up...

Colts sign DT McKinney

The Indianapolis Colts have signed free agent defensive tackle Brandon McKinney. In 61 career games with the San Diego Chargers (2006-07) and Baltimore Ravens (2008-11), the 6-2, 345-pound McKinney had 82 tackles, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery. McKinney was originally signed as an undrafted free agent by the Chargers in 2006. He was released in 2008 and was signed by...

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Prima Donna already? RGIII camp calling the shots

Jim Irsay and the Indianapolis Colts have confirmed via Twitter that the Robert Griffin III's camp has declined a request for a private workout. Griffin's agent formally turned down the request, and while Griffin himself didn't do the talking, the writing is on the wall. By not working out for the Colts, it ensures Griffin will be selected by the Washington Redskins...
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