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The Indianapolis Colts had an awful 2011 season with a 2-14 record, but on the bright side, the Colts were able to have an excellent draft day. Of course they drafted Andrew Luck the first overall pick, but they were also able to pick up two tight ends and wide receiver, Eugene “T.Y.” Hilton. Hilton was taken in the third round as the 92nd pick.
Hilton was a star wide receiver at Florida International University, and I know what you are going to say, “What? Florida International?”, but don’t sell him short just yet. Although he doesn’t hail from a big time football school like Auburn, Oklahoma, Texas, Alabama or Nebraska (just to name a few), he is deemed to be one of the best receivers in college football. Let’s remember, he choose to attend FIU in order to stay close to home.
At FIU, Hilton was named Sun Belt Freshman of the year, first-team all conference returner and all- purpose player, as well as a Freshman All-American as a return specialist. As a freshman he racked up 41 r...
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The Colts signed rookie wide receiver T.Y. Hilton to a four-year contract. The Colts traded back into the third round, sending multiple picks to the 49ers to get the 92nd overall selection and choose Hilton. Hilton was a standout receiver and return specialist at Florida International. At 5-9, 183 pounds, he became Florida International's highest drafted player in school...
The Indianapolis Colts have signed receiver T.Y. Hilton, one of their two third-round draft picks.
He was selected No. 92 overall in April.
Indy has now signed seven of its 10 draft picks. The Colts' top three picks - quarterback Andrew Luck and tight ends Coby Fleener and Dwayne Allen - are still unsigned.
The Colts are hoping Hilton, Fleener, Allen and Luck will form a young...
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Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay tweeted that the contract talks with Andrew Luck’s agent Will Wilson have been productive and they’re close to signing him.
Irsay tweeted, “Talks with A Luck’s agent,Will Wilson(the brother of Andrew’s mother) have been productive. Team Counsel Dan Emerson n Will r getting close!”
Luck will join his new teammates after...
The Indianapolis Colts are reportedly close to a deal with Stanford QB Andrew Luck. Currently, Luck is prohibited from practicing with the Colts and is finishing his degree at Stanford University. Luck will join the Colts for their mandatory camp later this month.
The news of the team nearing agreement with Luck was broken by, no other than the team’s owner. Jim Irsay used his...
Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay announced on his Twitter account that negotiations between the team and No. 1 draft choice Andrew Luck to strike a deal for a contract are "getting close." NBC Sports' Pro Football Talk reported that the money part of a contract is pretty set for Luck, who starred at Stanford. He will receive a fully-guaranteed four-year contract...
The Indianapolis Colts today claimed cornerback Korey Lindsey off waivers from the Arizona Cardinals and waived safety Micah Pellerin.
Lindsey, 5-10, 194 pounds, was originally selected in the seventh round (207th overall) by the Cincinnati Bengals in the 2011 NFL Draft. He was released by the Bengals on September 3 and claimed off waivers by the Cardinals on September...
The Indianapolis Colts are getting close to signing rookie quarterback Andrew Luck to his first NFL contract, according to Colts owner Jim Irsay.
"Talks with A Luck's agent,Will Wilson(the brother of Andrew's mother) have been productive," Irsay wrote on his Twitter account. "Team Counsel Dan Emerson n Will r getting close!
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The Indianapolis Colts made two somewhat significant moves today, starting with the waiving of UDFA safety Micah Pellerin.
Taking Pellerin's spot on the roster is cornerback Korey Lindsey, a seventh...