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Colts Countdown to Kickoff: No. 50 Jerrell Freeman

The Indianapolis Colts’ third-year Canadian Football League import Jerrell Freeman is not immediately thought of as one of the league’s best inside linebackers to the casual NFL fan, but those that follow the team will tell you a different story.Before we get into Freeman’s development as one of the league’s best, let us take a look at his underdog, against-all-odds journey...
Via Pro Football Spot
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Jerrell Freeman: An Impact Tackler?

Tackles are a befuddling statistic. Not because it’s confusing, or is a bad thing to track in and of itself, but because it’s so easy to misuse. Having a lot of tackles isn’t, on it’s own, a necessarily telling fact. Having a lot of tackles doesn’t help the team unless the tackles prevent a successful play by the offense (see Landry, LaRon). There are multiple ways that...
Via The Colts Authority
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Indianapolis Colts: Final offseason move that needs to be made

With the end of OTAs and minicamps, there isn’t much left for the Indianapolis Colts to do team-wise till training camp beings. But, there is always room for improvement, and here we’ll look at one final move the Colts can make before the off-season is over and the pre-season gets underway. Trim down the fat at the middle linebacker position D’Qwell Jackson, Jerrell Freeman...
Via isportsweb.com
June 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Indianapolis Colts ILBs D’Qwell Jackson, Jerrell Freeman named top-10 in NFL

Typically speaking, sports fans tend to worry about two things – the past and the future. They’ll debate who was the greatest player of all-time, while also spending hours discussing whether or not a rookie is going to be develop into an All-Pro. Both are fun exercises, things that keep fans engaged and the beer flowing at the local tavern. But they miss out on what is most important...
Via cover32 - Colts
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

D’Qwell Jackson lands on the Colts roster; Signs 4 year 22 million dollar deal

Today D’Qwell Jackson the former Cleveland Browns linebacker signed a deal to make him part of the Indianapolis Colts. AdamSchefter Colts agreed to terms with free agent linebacker D’Qwell Jackson. 3/6/14 9:51 AM mchappell51 #colts reportedly signed D’Qwell Jackson to 4-year, $22 million deal. They obviously like him. A lot. 3/6/14 9:46 AM That is […]The post D’Qwell Jackson...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

The Indianapolis Colts add another Canadian to their linebacking corps

The last time the Colts looked north to Canada they found Jerrell Freeman, who has now led the team in tackles for the last two seasons. Yesterday the Colts looked to strike gold again when they signed linebacker Henoc Muamba of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. Just recently Muamba was released by the Blue Bombers so that he could pursue his career in the NFL. Before the Colts signed the...
Via cover32 - Colts
February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Eric Smith: Identifying the Colts' Best Players at the Midseason Mark

Eric Smith of Bleacher Report has some midseason player evaluations as well as some very high opinions of our Indianapolis Colts, which he believes should be 4-2 if not 5-1 right now.  He is also very impressed with former CFL linebacker Jerrell Freeman, calling him one of the five best players on the team: Freeman has a team high 55 tackles, one sack, one interception, and one...
Via The Colts Authority
October 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Former division 3 football player takes rough road to NFL for Colts

Next to Jerrell Freeman’s name is “Mary Hardin-Baylor”-indicating the school which he played his college football. But its not just a long name for the well known Big 12 university, one that produced 2011 Heisman Trophy Winner RG3. Indeed Mary Hardin-Baylor is its own school in Belton, Texas and has about 2,800 students. Its a Christian school located in the central part of...
Via NFL Draft Zone
October 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Jerrell Freeman's Long Road to the NFL

Phil Richards of Indystar.com has a great story on Jerrell Freeman's improbable rise to the NFL, including quotes from Freeman and his father, Jimmy, as well as some of Freeman's eye-opening stats: He can run, he can cover and you can’t bend or buckle his spirit. He is instinctive. He is studious. He is almost always in position: 13 tackles against Chicago, 18 against...
Via The Colts Authority
September 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Jerrell Freeman: Someone to Keep an Eye On

There are a lot of new players on the Colts. At last count, at least 54 players are either new or have a year or less of experience.  This leads to a lot of moments where I read and update, see a name, and a blank slate just replaces my mind. Never before can I remember mixing up so many names, and being so unfamiliar with a roster.  The roster is filled with no-names, and it...
Via The Colts Authority
August 08, 2012  |  Discuss
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