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Indianapolis Colts Plan of Attack for the 2014 NFL Draft

With the Draft just over the horizon, it’s time to take a detailed look at each team’s acquisitions and losses and gauge a plan of attack for how they should approach the first three rounds of this year’s draft.  We’ll start with the lowly Houston Texans and work our way all the way up to the Super Bowl Champs in Seattle.  The Cols are up this lovely Tuesday. INDIANAPOLIS...
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Andrew Luck -- Most Valuable Player in the League?

 At only 24 years old, Andrew Luck has cemented himself as one of the best young quarterbacks to enter this league in many years. Is he the most valuable player in the league, or even the most untradeable player? If you were to start your team right now, and you could choose any player you want, whom would you take? Names like Aaron Rodgers, Drew Brees, JJ Watt and Andrew Luck...
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21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Five missed opportunities for the Indianapolis Colts in the offseason

The Colts have been active in the free agent market since Ryan Grigson took the reigns as the general manager of the Colts. During the Bill Polian era, the Colts would avoid free agency like the plague and would rest their laurels on a “next man up” mantra that saw minimal success due to consistent first round losses in the playoffs. One can argue that the lack of action in the...
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Phil Costa Retires, Josh Gordy Re-Signs, & the Colts Sign a Guy Named Colt

  Follow @MarcusDugan Monday was an odd and busy day at the Indianapolis Colts headquarters.  The players returned, went through some workouts, and met with coaches.  Oh, and on is 38th day as a Colt, center and free agent signee Phil Costa decided to hang up his cleats for good. Retiring at 26, Costa leaves the Colts in a strange position, having cut last year’s starter, Samson...
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Colts sign Colt Anderson and placed Phil Costa on reserve/retired list

Today the Indianapolis Colts signed former Philadelphia Eagles safety. He was signed by the Minnesota Vikings as an undrafted free agent in 2009. He played college football at Montana. @caplannfl: #Colts announced: agreed to contract terms with S Colt Anderson. The team also made a surprise move by placing former Dallas Cowboy Phil Costa on […] The post Colts sign Colt Anderson...
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Colts Agree To Terms With S Colt Anderson

  The Indianapolis Colts announced Monday that they have agreed to terms with S Colt Anderson. Anderson, 28, signed with the Vikings as an undrafted free agent out of Montana back in 2009. A year later, the Eagles signed him off of the Vikings practice squad and he has spent the past four years in Philadelphia.  Last year, he appeared in 14 games for the Eagles and totaled 11...
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Breaking: Phil Costa retires after signing two year deal with Colts last month

We broke the story last month that the Indianapolis Colts had signed veteran Phil Costa to a two year deal to help streghtn the interior offensive line. Well today that signing becomes pointless. The Colts announced after their first offseason workouts that they have place Phil Costa on the retirement list. Ryan Grisons had this to say “Phil feels it’s in his best interest to...
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Newly Signed Center Phil Costa Retires at Age 26

The Indianapolis Colts signed 26 year old center Phil Costa to a 2 year deal last month, but the newly signed center decided to retire and the Colts have placed him on the reserve/retired list.In a somewhat shocking turn of events, the Colts' current starter at center decided to call it quits. Colts GM Ryan Grigson said that he "feels it's in his best interest to retire...
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Colts Go Back To Work: Four Things to Keep an Eye on in 2014

  Chuck Pagano at the NFL Owners Meetings. Photo: Brian Spurlock – USA Today Sports Follow @MarcusDugan The Colts’ offseason workouts have begun.  Most of the teams that didn’t go back to work on April 7 did so today, and the last few will join them tomorrow. They’ll continue their spring and summer work with a voluntary Minicamp May 6-8, followed by OTA’s (Organized...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Reggie Wayne on injuries: I'm the dog who jumps the fence

35-year-old Indianapolis Colts receiver Reggie Wayne vows that his surgically repaired knee won't hold him back the least in 2014. "You can believe I'm that dog that keeps jumping over the fence," Wayne told reporters Friday at a charity event, via The Indianapolis Star. "You guys say that I can't do it. I'm 35. I'm over the hill. No way I can...
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National Rewind: Indianapolis Colts near top of offseason Power Rankings, more

While the NBA and NHL playoffs are now in full swing, the NFL never rests. Here are the best national columns from the cover32 universe this week. National Columns - The top-10 cornerbacks in the NFL Draft. (READ) - POWER RANKINGS: Grading each teams offseason performance so far. (READ) - NFL Mock Draft Round 1 version 1.0 (READ) - The 10 best games on the 2014 NFL schedule ...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

How 'Ferris Bueller' helped define the career of former Colts lineman Ryan Diem

Peyton Manning is apparently a big "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" fan. Everybody talks about how complex Manning's offensive systems and audibles, but people often fail to mention how funny they can be, too. One such comical audible helped shape Ryan Diem's career. Diem, a Carol Stream, Ill., native who attended Glenbard North High School and Northern Illinois...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Indianapolis Colts: Why drafting a safety is biggest need

Sure, there are a number of holes on the Indianapolis Colts roster, but most of those would be depth issues. Safety is the most prevalent hole that GM Ryan Grigson wants to fill. I can tell you that he definitely has faith in his 2013 fourth-round pick, Khaled Holmes, to man the center position. He also brought in Phil Costa to be a backup to Holmes, even though it’s not the greatest...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Reggie Wayne takes shots at his haters

Indianapolis Colt Reggie Wayne has been shutting down skeptics since his days as a Miami Hurricane. As he fights through the rehab process surrounding the ACL injury that he suffered in October, he has a message for his detractors: “you motivate me.” Please click here to read this story. The post Reggie Wayne takes shots at his haters appeared first on Players View.
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Colts reportedly won't allow Hakeem Nicks to wear No. 88

(Credit: BSO) Although the number 88 isn’t officially retired by the Indianapolis Colts, it appears nobody else will wear it again for the team. This includes recently signed wide receiver Hakeem Nicks, who wore 88 with the New York Giants. 88 is a sacred number in Indy, as it belonged to the franchise’s all-time leading receiver Marvin Harrison, as well as Hall of Fame tight...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss
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