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Backup QBs lead Browns past Colts 21-18 as Hunt returns

Aug. 17, 2019 9:02 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Cleveland Browns coach Freddie Kitchens played it safe Saturday. After watching two physical practices with the Indianapolis Colts and seeing one serious injury, he gave his top players the day off and allowed Garrett Gilbert and David Blough to go head to head for the No. 3 quarterback...

Colts lose receiver with 'severe' ankle injury as camp ends

Aug. 15, 2019 8:53 PM EDT

WESTFIELD, Ind. (AP) — Indianapolis Colts receiver Daurice Fountain turned his career around with a terrific training camp. Now he's dealing with another major obstacle. The promising second-year player suffered a "significant" left ankle injury that prompted teammates and Cleveland Browns players to take...

Indiana cemetery objects to John Dillinger exhumation plans

Aug. 15, 2019 9:54 AM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis cemetery where 1930s gangster John Dillinger is buried is objecting to his body's planned exhumation as part of a television documentary. The Indianapolis Star reports Crown Hill Cemetery said in a statement Wednesday that it objects to the exhumation in part because...

Colts rookie cornerback gets 1st big test against Browns

Aug. 14, 2019 7:53 PM EDT

WESTFIELD, Ind. (AP) — Indianapolis Colts cornerback Rock Ya-Sin has impressed coaches with his playmaking skills. He passed another significant milestone Wednesday.. In the first of two joint practices against Cleveland, Ya-Sin held his own against the Browns' receivers, and quarterback Baker Mayfield...

Colts expect Luck to miss preseason with ankle area injury

Aug. 13, 2019 9:22 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts believe lingering pain in Andrew Luck's lower left leg will likely force their starting quarterback to miss the rest of the preseason. They're still unsure about his availability for the Sept. 8 season opener against the Los Angeles Chargers. Colts general manager...

Indiana man charged after shots fired at Chicago hospital

Aug. 13, 2019 5:58 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — An Indiana man with a history of gun convictions was charged Tuesday with being a felon in possession of a firearm after authorities say he opened fire at a Chicago hospital. The U.S. attorney's office in Chicago said in a criminal complaint that Bernard Harvey Jr. is accused of entering the...

Hoosiers pin bowl hopes to finding knockout punch in 2019

Aug. 13, 2019 2:13 PM EDT

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Receiver Nick Westbrook senses this season will be different at Indiana. He hears coaches debating how to use their suddenly deep roster. He sees players holding teammates accountable and brimming with confidence. The fifth-year senior figures it's about time the Hoosiers develop a...

Colts receiver making impressive comeback from knee injury

Aug. 12, 2019 2:43 PM EDT

WESTFIELD, Ind. (AP) — Indianapolis Colts receiver Deon Cain waited a lifetime to show he could play in the NFL. One innocuous cut on a routine route in last year's preseason opener put his dream on hold. Now, 12 months later, the former Clemson standout looks as good as new. He's still turning heads with...

Colts trying to fix sputtering offense before facing Browns

Aug. 11, 2019 3:37 PM EDT

WESTFIELD, Ind. (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts' offense needs a jump start. Indy's defense has largely held the upper hand in practice and in Thursday's preseason loss the Colts produced only two first downs in their first seven possessions. Yes, it's early, Andrew Luck remains out with a strained left calf...

Painful calf will continue to keep Luck on Colts' sideline

Aug. 9, 2019 4:05 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts are taking no chances with Andrew Luck — or Adam Vinatieri. Coach Frank Reich said Friday he expects the starting quarterback to miss at least three more practices with a strained left calf, likely keeping him off the field until Wednesday, when the...