COBY FLEENER RUMORS & GOSSIP
Colts coach Chuck Pagano said tight end Coby Fleener' reception total "should double" in his second season, according to the Herald Bulletin.Fantasy Spin:Fleener missed four games last season due to a shoulder injury and finished with 26 catches and 281 yards. More was expected of Andrew Luck's college teammate at Stanford in his rookie year.
The Colts are “hopeful” Coby Fleener (shoulder) will be ready for Week 12.
Out since Week 10, Fleener was expected to miss “at least” two games. The Indy Star speculated Thursday Fleener would be sidelined until Week 13, but it sounds like he’ll be pushed in practice this week. If Fleener returns against the Texans, he’ll likely find himself in a timeshare with Dwayne...
Well, it's a bit of a slow day so far for finding good, current stories on the Colts. Nonetheless, here's what I have so far:
Phil Richards of The Indianapolis Star says Allen and Fleener have been bright spots in the Colts' gloom. The two haven't been super productive, but remember that they're rookie tight ends. For rookies at that position, they'...
There has been no official word if the head injury suffered by Indianapolis Colts tight end is a concussion. On Thursday the tight end was upgraded to full participation during the teams practice. This would seem to signal that he will be active on Sunday.
Fleener did not catch a pass in Week 3 against Jacksonville. In week 2 he caught two passes for a total of 16 yards.
Fans were excited when Coby Fleener was drafted in April, and they had some reason to be.
Fleener was the most athletically gifted tight end in the draft, and his connection with Andrew Luck was thought to give him a natural edge to start the season.
But so far this season, Fleener has been bad, underwhelming at best.
He’s had a few good moments, giving Luck a target to throw...
The Indianapolis Colts and second round pick, TE Coby Fleener, came to terms on a contract just before the clock struck midnight last night. Fleener was the last remaining draft pick to be signed, meaning that the Colts will come to Anderson this weekend with a full roster.
Fleener's signing came just after fellow rookie TE, Dwayne Allen reached an agreement. Having both...
The Indianapolis Colts have signed former Stanford tight end Coby Fleener, the last of the team's 10 draft picks to agree to a contract.
Terms of the deal weren't disclosed Wednesday.
Fleener was selected in the second round, 34th overall.
Teaming with fellow Colts rookie Andrew Luck at Stanford, Fleener had 34 catches for 667 yards - a 19.6-yard average - and 10 touchdowns...
Via AP on Fox
July 25, 2012
Coby Fleener was the second pick in the second round, and the second choice of the Indianapolis Colts. The choice was easy for Ryan Grigson. Finding the proper mix of positional need, positional value, and draft value is what General Managers aim for. Finding that unique mix, combined with the opportunity to create familiarity [...]
ESPN gave Colts tight end Coby Fleener the once-over in its series on ten players they've deemed "rising stars." Fleener clearly knows things are about to change:
What’s the biggest difference between being a college football star and a pro football player? The biggest transition is going to be the idea that it’s one, a job, and two, it’s my only responsibility.
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The Colts took Coby Fleener and Dwayne Allen in the second and third rounds of the 2012 draft, reviving what had long been an Indianapolis staple: the two tight end offense.
I thought it would be useful to look at a brief history of two tight ends in Indy, to see when it took hold and where it has gone in recent years.
Though Marcus Pollard and Ken Dilger pre-date Peyton Manning...