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Weekly rewind: Most tradable Colts; All-time head coaches; Potential draft picks; and more

In case you missed it, here as some of the biggest story lines from the past week on cover32 Colts. Who are the most tradable Colts. CLICK HERE Ranking the Colts head coaches in history. CLICK HERE Potential targets in the draft. CLICK HERE Could Jim Irsay’s arrest become a positive for the Colts. CLICK HERE Matt Overton’s love for Taco Bell. CLICK HERE  You may also be interested...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Twitter Tuesday: Overton’s love for Taco Bell

We live in a face paced world, and in America that means that the food industry needs to keep up as well. One of the giants in the fast food market is Taco Bell, and for one player it might be an obsession, a delicious obsession. From discussing his plans after retirement(yes, it appears he wants to run his own Taco Bell), to telling the company how much he loves them, Overton lets...
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23 days ago  |  Discuss

Twitter Tuesday: Matt Overton shows support for Irsay

As I sat here checking Twitter, most of the news pertaining to the Indianapolis Colts involed owner Jim Irsay checking himself into rehab. As the owner looks to overcome his perscription pill addiction, one player from the Colts have reached out to show his support of the Colt’s owner. Pro Bowl long snapper Matt Overton is an outspoken player and leader in the community, and made...
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March 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Twitter Tuesday: 3 best friends

The Indianapolis Colts have re-signed Hall Of Fame kicker Adam Vinatieri to a two year deal earlier this morning. With the Colts agreeing to a five year deal for punter Pat McAfee last week, the special teams unit of Viniteiri, McAfee, and Matt Overton stay in tact for now. And McAfee let the twitter world know that a few hours ago. And we’re the 3 best friends that anyone can...
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March 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Indianapolis Colts Twitter Tuesday: Long snapper showing love with the fans

Country music icon Eric Church was in Indianapolis last Thursday to perform a free show at the local stage 8 Second Saloon. While Church went back to his roots, Indianapolis Colts long snapper Matt Overton was there to enjoy the show. Fans were able to catch up with the Colts player and enjoy a great show.Overton is not afraid to reach out to the fans and mingle with them, Here are...
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February 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Even the Colts chose the Grammy’s over the Pro Bowl

The Pro Bowl was played on Sunday night, and while some tuned into the game with a complete new look. Seriously those jerseys? Many players on the Colts were tuning into the Grammy’s instead of watching their three teammates playing in Hawaii. The NFL is to blame for this. I mean the last two years the Pro Bowl has been an absolute joke to watch. Players go maybe 20 percent and...
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January 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Even The Pro Bowlers Slept Through The Pro Bowl Draft

What should have been a rollicking, light-hearted good time celebrating the best players in the league during the first ever NFL Pro Bowl draft instead turned out to be an overblown three hours of filler and nervous hosts afraid of letting players go off-script even for a second. When Mario Williams was finally “assigned” by default to Team Sanders in the 34 round two hours into...
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January 23, 2014  |  Discuss

PRO BOWL DRAFT DAY 2: LIVE BLOG (BECAUSE IT’S STILL FOOTBALL)

Well yesterday was interesting. Selections were made within seconds, leaving lots of time to chat between the picks as producers went to shots of the Pro Bowl cheerleaders playing beach volleyball, names being listed on surfboards, video clips of former Pro Bowlers talking about what it was like play center in the National Football League. Unsurprisingly, Ndamukong Suh went first...
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January 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Colts QB Luck headed to Pro Bowl, replacing Seahawks' Wilson

Colts quarterback Andrew Luck has been chosen to play in the Pro Bowl this weekend, replacing Seattle's Russell Wilson. It is the second consecutive selection to the NFL's all-star game for Luck, who will join teammates Robert Mathis and Matt Overton in Sunday's game in Honolulu. Wilson will be playing in the Super Bowl a week later. This season, Luck completed 343...
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Colts long snapper added to Pro Bowl roster

Colts long snapper Matt Overton has been added to this year's Pro Bowl roster. Team officials said Wednesday it will be Overton's first appearance in the NFL's annual all-star game. The second-year NFL player joins an expanding list of Colts heading to Hawaii. NFL sacks champion Robert Mathis was the only Colts player initially chosen to play in the game. On Monday...
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January 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Overton's road to NFL keeps life in perspective

(Eds: APNewsNow.) By MICHAEL MAROT AP Sports Writer Matt Overton looks around the Colts' locker room and feels like the luckiest guy in town. It's not just because he's playing for the winners of the AFC South, a team preparing for a second straight playoff run. Or that he participated in one of the greatest one-season turnarounds in NFL history. Or just that he'...
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December 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Colts Owner Jim Irsay Has Officially Become the Coolest Boss Ever; XBOX ONE's for Everybody!

Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay is the coolest owner in the NFL, and it has nothing to do with any of the things you are probably thinking. It has nothing to do with his perceived partying/drinking (I believe he has said he doesn't drink anyway). Nor does it have anything to do with his once cryptic tweets or contests that he loves to hold on Twitter.It has nothing to do with...
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December 21, 2013  |  Discuss

Photo: Jim Irsay gave all Indianapolis Colts players Xbox Ones for Christmas

Thank you boss man @JimIrsay and family for the awesome Christmas gift! pic.twitter.com/Inidg5tI9X — Matt Overton (@MattOverton_LS) December 20, 2013 Following practice at the team’s facility on Friday, Indianapolis Colts players received a pretty cool and extravagant Christmas gift from owner Jim Irsay: An Xbox One. Colts long-snapper Matt Overton tweeted the above photo revealing...
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December 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Jim Irsay buys his players each an XBox One (Photo)

    Colts owner Jim Irsay may post some odd tweets at times, but he knows how to take care of his players. Irsay bought his entire team each an XBox One. Thank you boss man @JimIrsay and family for the awesome Christmas gift! pic.twitter.com/Inidg5tI9X — Matt Overton (@MattOverton_LS) December 20, 2013   Need NFL Tickets? Loading....
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December 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Jim Irsay bought every Colts player an Xbox One for Christmas

Irsay maybe a little tipsy half the time, but he is a good boss. Thank you boss man @JimIrsay and family for the awesome Christmas gift! pic.twitter.com/Inidg5tI9X — Matt Overton (@MattOverton_LS) December 20, 2013 According to SI Extra Mustard every Colts player received their shiny new toy after practice today.
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December 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Top 10 NFL Players on Santa's "Nice" List

The media is rife with stories of not-so-nice antics committed by NFL players. These men are supposed to be role models. They are in a position to use their status, exposure, income, reputation, and image in ways unimaginable to influence both young and old and, as such, these "powers" should be used for good. Despite the plethora of negativity surrounding professional...
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December 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Final Guess at the 53 Man Roster

Here's my final guess at the 53 man roster. There are some changes in this one than the previous one I did a few weeks ago. The cutdown is tomorrow (Saturday August 31st) at 4pm. OFFENSE QuarterbacksAndrew LuckMatt HasselbeckRunning Backs Vick BallardAhmad BradshawDonald BrownKerwynn WilliamsStanley Havili (FB)  Wide ReceiversReggie WayneTY HiltonDarrius Heyward Bey Griff...
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August 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Colts shave heads to support Pagano

Approximately 25 players shaved their heads after Tuesday's practice in support of coach Chuck Pagano's battle with leukemia. Pagano began his second round of chemotherapy this week. He was diagnosed Sept. 26 and has taken a temporary leave of absence from the team. Doctors confirmed Monday that he is now in remission. The first-year Colts coach made a surprise appearance...
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November 07, 2012  |  Discuss

The Indianapolis Colts Are A Classy Bunch

(L-R) Matt Overton, Pat McAfee and Adam VinatieriFirst the good news – doctors say that Indianapolis Colts coach Chuck Pagano is progressing wonderfully in his battle with leukemia, and they’ve even declared that he’s in remission. In fact, according to USA Today, doctors estimate that at least 80% of people diagnosed with acute promyelocytic leukemia, like Pagano, can be cured...
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November 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Colts Players Shave Heads To Honor Coach Pagano

Colts coach Chuck Pagano gave a very emotional postgame speech following the Colts win over the Dolphins on Sunday, and it was one for the ages. During the speech he took off his ball cap and revealed a bald head due to recent chemotherapy treatments endured to fight his battle with leukemia.   According to Colts owner Jim Irsay, the players decided to honor their coach in the locker...
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November 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Colts Players Shaving Heads as Chuck Pagano’s Cancer Is in Remission (Photo)

It’s truly heartwarming to see how the Indianapolis Colts are rallying around their head coach as he battles leukemia. On Tuesday, Colts owner Jim Irsay tweeted that players were shaving their heads to honor Chuck Pagano and his fight with cancer. Buzzed heads abound in our locker room right now in honor of Chuck! — Jim Irsay (@JimIrsay) November 6, 2012 The Colts specialists...
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November 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Colts shave heads to honor Chuck Pagano

Photo Courtesy: @mattoverton_ls ((ht: cbssports.com)) It's impossible not to respect Indianapolis Colts head coach Chuck Pagano, his battle with leukemia and his team rallying around him. Pagano was diagnosed a little over a month ago and has been undergoing a heavy dose of chemotherapy while on leave from his job. And the good news, Monday his doctors told him the...
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November 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Colts' players shave their heads in honor of Chuck Pagano

@MattOverton_LS Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay indicated on his twitter account that his players have shaved their heads in support of head coach Chuck Pagano, who’s lost his hear because of the chemotherapy treatments he’s been receiving during his battle with Leukemia. Colts long snapper Matt Overton tweeted some pictures. #TeamCHUCKSTRONG @patmcafeeshow @adamvinatieri...
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November 06, 2012  |  Discuss

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