Indianapolis Colts announce plans for Peyton Manning statue

Peyton Manning finished off his Hall of Fame career by winning a Super Bowl title with the Denver Broncos. However, it’s hard to disagree that Manning will always be known more for what he did with the Indianapolis Colts than with the Broncos. Now than Manning has retired, the Colts plan to honor Manning for his time in Indianapolis with a statue outside of Lucas Oil Stadium...
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Polian: Next NFL CBA will focus on commissioner power

Roger Goodell has irked the NFLPA with his actions during this current term for the Collective Bargaining Agreement. While the agreement runs through 2021, issues are already popping up as hot topics for the upcoming NFL CBA, set to be negotiated in five years. Bill Polian suggests that the scope of the commissioner’s power will be the main focus for the NFLPA in negotiations:...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Bill Polian selected for Colts' Ring of Honor

INDIANAPOLIS -- Hall of Fame executive Bill Polian will become the 13th member of the Indianapolis Colts' Ring of Honor during a Jan. 1 game against Jacksonville.He was the architect of the most successful era in the franchise's history in Indianapolis. After joining the team following the 1997 season, he drafted Peyton Manning with the No. 1 overall pick over Ryan Leaf and two-time...
Via Associated Press
June 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Colts to induct Bill Polian into Ring of Honor

The Indianapolis Colts announced today that they will induct former President/Vice Chairman and Pro Football Hall of Famer Bill Polian into the team’s Ring of Honor. It’s about damn time. How Eric Dickerson made it into the Ring before Polian is beyond me. What, you might ask, was so incredible about Polian’s 14 seasons in Indianapolis? Take a look: Eight division titles Two...
Via The Colts Authority
June 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Indianapolis Colts to induct Bill Polian into Ring of Honor

Four years ago, the Indianapolis Colts fired Bill Polian. Now, the team is putting him the Ring of Honor among several other respected former Colts members. Polian is now just the 13th person to receive the honor. His induction will take place in week 17 of the regular season, when the Colts take on the Jacksonville Jaguars. “Bill was incredibly successful during his time with...
Via Campus Sports Net
June 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Polian says catch rule likely to remain vague

Former Bills, Panthers and Colts general manager Bill Polian says that player safety trumps the clarification of what a catch is in the NFL. Polian, part of a six-person panel that was put together to help simplify the definition of a catch, told The Washington Post that players would lose some of their protection as defenseless receivers if they no longer had to establish themselves...
Via The Sports Daily
February 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Bill Polian: Peyton Manning is victim of 'smear campaign'

Bill Polian is convinced that the the sexual assault claims against Peyton Manning that have resurfaced in a recent lawsuit are part of a blatant effort to tarnish the two-time Super Bowl champion’s legacy. In an interview with “The Freddie Coleman Show” on ESPN Radio this week, Polian was asked about Manning’s involvement in a lawsuit that was filed against the University...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Bill Polian: Peyton Manning could 'immediately' be successful GM

Hall of Fame executive Bill Polian believes Peyton Manning has what it takes to be a success as an NFL executive. Polian, who drafted Manning and was the GM for his entire Colts career, believes that the quarterback could transition to a front office role successfully immediately, if he wanted to. “I believe he could very quickly fill the role that John Elway fills with the Broncos...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Bill Polian happy at ESPN, not interested in job with Bills

Current ESPN NFL analyst Bill Polian said that he is not interested in any formal role with the Buffalo Bills. “Anything I could do to help in any way, I would,” Polian said Tuesday night in an interview with "The John Murphy Show." “But any kind of a formal role is absolutely precluded. Nor am I seeking that. I’m very happy with what I’m doing at ESPN.” Polian served...
Via Awful Announcing
December 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Bill Polian claims Colts had 1st-round grade on Brady in 2000

Former Indianapolis Colts general manager Bill Polian claims he and his scouts gave Tom Brady a first-round grade back in 2000. You know, the year in which Brady wasn’t picked up until the sixth round by the New England Patriots? During in interview with Doug Farrar of, Polian revealed the Colts did have a first-round grade on Brady, but that, obviously, they weren’t...
Via Sportsnaut
September 18, 2015  |  Discuss

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