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Colts Expected To Place DL Arthur Jones On Season-Ending I.R.

Jason La Canfora mentions that he would be “shocked” if Colts DL Arthur Jones wasn’t placed on season-ending injured reserve in the coming days. Jones is reportedly undergoing surgery on his injured ankle today, but La Canfora expects him to be good to go for the 2016 season. This is bad news for the Colts’ defensive line, as he ... The post Colts...
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Five big questions left heading into the Indianapolis Colts final preseason game

There are very few questions that get substantial answers in the preseason. Though injuries often create a few. AROUND COVER32 First and 10: 10 players who can shift the course of the season Fantasy Preview: The top-20 DEFs for 2015 Top 10: The NFL’s best second-tier owners QB Rankings: Where do the QBs rank after Week 3’s dress rehearsal? For example: this very week we have...
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Report: Colts DT Arthur Jones' ankle injury requires surgery

It appears the Indianapolis Colts will be without defensive tackle Arthur Jones for an extended period of time once again.According to a report from NFL Media's Ian Rapoport, Jones needs surgery to repair torn ligaments in his left ankle. The six-year pro suffered the injury during last Saturday's preseason game against the St. Louis Rams.Rapoport notes that depending on whether...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Colts DT Arthur Jones could miss entire season

Indanapolis Colts defensive tackle Arthur Jones will reportedly need ankle surgery to repair torn ligaments, according to NFL.com's Ian Rapoport, which has the potential to put his availability for the entire season in doubt. Jones, who had 23 tackles and 1 1/2 sacks in nine games last year, could be placed on the injured reserve/designated to return list. #Colts DL Art Jones...
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Colts Considering Short-Term I.R. For DL Arthur Jones

Stephen Holder of the Indianapolis Star reports that the Colts have discussed the possibility of placing DL Arthur Jones on short-term injured reserve while he recovers from an ankle injury. Earlier in the day, Josina Anderson reports that Jones was seeking a second opinion from Dr. Robert Anderson, another foot and ankle specialist, who will review his foot ... ...
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NFL Notes: Buccaneers, Cardinals, Colts, Patriots, & Rams

Buccaneers Jenna Laine reports the Buccaneers are dissatisfied with the offensive line play and are looking for help and are exploring trading options. Cardinals Cardinals RB Chris Johnson will get reps today during team drills and “should be playing Thursday” after participating in individual drills on Monday. (Josina Anderson) Colts Colts DT Arthur Jones is seeking a ......
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Colts waiting for word on severity of DT Jones' ankle injury

The Indianapolis Colts are waiting to find out how long they'll be without one of their key contributors on defense after defensive tackle Arthur Jones injured his ankle during Saturday's preseason game against the St. Louis Rams. Per ESPN's Josina Anderson, Jones, who left the stadium in a walking boot, met with a foot and ankle specialist.  Jones suffered the injury during the...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Five Colts facing a make-or-break season in 2015

The stakes are high in Indianapolis the season. The Colts have assembled what they, and many observers believe, is a Super Bowl-caliber roster. If the Colts fall short, players (and perhaps coaches) will likely be held accountable. But regardless of whether Andrew Luck and company hoist the Lombardi Trophy in February, there are some members of the team that need big seasons to guarantee...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

Indianapolis Colts: Projected starting defensive line

The Indianapolis Colts signed and drafted quite a few defensive linemen this off-season, to nobody’s surprise. The defense had a monstrously tough time stopping the run last season, particularly when it came to their rivals, the New England Patriots. This defensive line has been injury prone, and not particularly skilled during the Chuck Pagano era. It was time to make a change...
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July 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Colts need Arthur Jones to be 'difference-maker'

If the Indianapolis Colts are to make a true run at the Super Bowl, they know they’ll need a greater contribution from their defense, specifically in stopping the run. That became evident during the Colts’ AFC title game loss to New England, when the Patriots ran for 177 yards on the ground. Fortunately for the Colts, they believe they have a man on the roster who can help ...
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May 29, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL Post-Draft Power Rankings: How Good is the Colts Defense?

View image | gettyimages.com The NFL Draft is now in the past.  Teams are finished assembling their 90-man rosters. Also, teams are beginning to get to work and are getting primed for serious offseason programs. As the draft has now concluded and NFL teams are now moving to a period of actual season preparation, we at TopSportsReport thought it’d be a good time to evaluate...
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May 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Indianapolis Colts defensive lineman is too big for his Corvette

At 6’3″ and 337 pounds, Arthur Jones is not what you would call a small man. That size though has helped him become a vital role in the Indianapoolis Colts defense when he is healthy. However, as for fitting into a nice sports car like a Corvette, it just does not work. Wish I could fit. Guess it’s going back to the dealer. Lol Way up i feel blessed! #bigboyproblems A...
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May 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: Arthur Jones Can’t Fit in His New Corvette

Arthur Jones is the new owner of a Corvette. There’s only one problem: he can’t fit in the car. The Indianapolis Colts’ 6-foot-3, 337-pound defensive end posted a picture to Instagram on Friday of himself standing next to the car, which he apparently plans to return. Wish I could fit. Guess it's going back to the dealer. Lol Way up i feel blessed! #bigboyproblems...
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May 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Big problem: Colts' 337-lb. defensive end Arthur Jones is too large for his Corvette

Indianapolis Colts defensive lineman Arthur Jones apparently wanted to live the dream of driving a shiny new Corvette. The 28-year-old came close but his extra large size — all 6 feet, 3 inches and 337 pounds of him — sadly caused some fit issues: That little red Corvette kind of looks like a Matchbox car next to the big fella. Jones will have to find a more suitable vehicle...
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May 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Colts' 337-pound defensive end Arthur Jones is too large for his Corvette

Indianapolis Colts defensive lineman Arthur Jones apparently wanted to live the common male dream of driving a Corvette. The 28-year-old came close but because he's a humongous individual -- 6 feet 3 inches tall and 337 pounds -- he couldn't fit: That Corvette kind of looks like a matchbox car next to the big fella. Jones will have to find a more suitable vehicle. Big men need to...
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May 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Colts defensive lineman Arthur Jones too large to fit in his new Corvette (pic)

Indianapolis Colts defensive lineman Arthur Jones recently got himself a brand new Corvette. Sadly, due to the fact that he is 6-foot-3 and weights 337 pounds, the only thing Jones could do is stand beside it. Because he’s far too large of a man to fit in such an itty-bitty vehicle. Jones posted the above...Read More The post Colts defensive lineman Arthur Jones too large to fit...
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May 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Indianapolis Colts defensive end jinxes his son

It is human nature for a parent to root for their kids. and that was the case for Indianapolis Colts defensive end Arthur Jones while watching his son get in some tee time. Beast mode A video posted by Arthur Jones (@artj97) on Apr 13, 2015 at 4:40pm PDT Unfortunately for Jones however, it seems as though the second he praised his son, he missed. But can you honestly expect...
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April 14, 2015  |  Discuss

The Colts' Defensive Line is Not Ready for 2015

While a solid secondary led an above average Indianapolis Colts defense in 2014, the unit struggled against the run, and that started with the defensive line.Indianapolis ranked 22nd in yards allowed per carry, 19th in rush defense DVOA, and 25th in success rate against the run, according to Advanced Football Analytics (DVOA is Football Outsiders’ proprietary efficiency metric...
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March 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Release of RJF Exemplifies Colts’ Free Agent Struggles

The bloodbath of cap-saving cuts continued on Monday with the release of defensive end Ricky Jean Francois, a move that wasn’t completely expected, yet not surprising. Jean Francois was a charismatic locker-room presence who was never short of a quote for the media. He was a leader on the defensive line despite just arriving in Indianapolis in 2013. During my training camp trip...
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February 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Will Colts Pull Trigger on Ndamukong Suh?

For years, the Indianapolis Colts have been downright dreadful against the run. Indianapolis has ranked at or near the bottom of the league's ranks for the better part of the 21st century. The 2014 campaign was no different. Veteran Arthur Jones was brought in to shore up the middle of a defensive line that was getting beaten apart. For his and players like Ricky Jean Francois' efforts...
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February 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Colts’ Arthur Jones Tips Cap To Brother Chandler Jones: ‘He’s A Warrior’

This embed is invalid" /> FOXBORO, Mass. — Big bro can’t get over the hump. Arthur Jones’ Indianapolis Colts fell to Chandler Jones’ New England Patriots in Sunday’s AFC Championship Game at Gillette Stadium. Chandler has held the upper hand in the sibling rivalry since entering the NFL in 2012, and Arthur didn’t hide from that reality...
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January 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Indianapolis Colts Defensive End Arthur Jones Receives Hefty Fine for Hit on Peyton Manning

When you play against an old quarterback like Peyton Manning there is one thing you want to do as often as possible--hit him. Make him realize he is getting too old for this sh**. That is probably what Colts defensive lineman Arthur Jones had in mind on this play, but since he went low and took Peyton out at the knees the NFL decided he needed to pay for it.He was flagged for it...
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January 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Colts’ Arthur Jones Could Be Key To Slowing Down Patriots’ Run Game

In their last two games against the New England Patriots, the Indianapolis Colts have been torched by LeGarrette Blount and Jonas Gray. Suffice it to say they’re looking to change things the third time around. Indianapolis enters Sunday’s AFC Championship Game having allowed nearly 500 rushing yards and a whopping 10 touchdowns over just two meetings...
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January 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Jones brothers inactive for Patriots-Colts

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) The Jones brothers are inactive for the Patriots-Colts game on Sunday night, with the absences affecting both teams. Defensive tackle Arthur Jones is out for Indianapolis because of an injured ankle. His brother, defensive end Chandler Jones, is out for New England with a hip injury. The Patriots declined to announce who will start in his place. For the Colts,...
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November 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Colts Injury Report: Vontae Davis, Arthur Jones, Reggie Wayne

The Indianapolis Colts got some good news on the injury front this week ahead of their matchup with the New York Giants on “Monday Night Football.” #457070420 / gettyimages.com Indianapolis does have a pair of defensive starters listed on it's final Week 9 injury report, but cornerback Vontae Davis will be able to play after missing the end of last week's loss...
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November 03, 2014  |  Discuss
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