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Colts close out draft class with signing of LB Okereke

Jun. 14, 2019 6:21 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Rookie linebacker Bobby Okereke became the Indianapolis Colts' final draft pick to sign his rookie contract Friday. He was a third-round selection, No. 89 overall. Indianapolis expects him to provide depth at linebacker and eventually compete for a starting job. Okereke made 240 tackles...

What's in a nickname? NFL has had great ones in its history

Jun. 14, 2019 2:54 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The memorable moments and teams in NFL history can be summarized by a word or phrase such as the "Steel Curtain" or "America's Team." And the NFL has had more than its share of those moments and teams through the years. Even though a list such as this could be virtually endless, here's a...

Kenny Moore agrees to 4-year contract extension with Colts

Jun. 13, 2019 2:51 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — All Kenny Moore II needed was a chance. Now the Indianapolis Colts cornerback has a starting job and a lucrative new contract. Less than three years after entering the league as an undrafted rookie, Moore was rewarded by the Colts with a four-year deal that will keep their top three...

Titans retiring numbers of Eddie George, late Steve McNair

Jun. 12, 2019 7:22 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Nobody with the Titans will ever wear Eddie George's No. 27 nor the No. 9 of the late Steve McNair again, players who helped the franchise through its difficult relocation from Houston to Tennessee to its lone Super Bowl berth. Controlling owner Amy Adams Strunk announced Wednesday...

Calf injury continues to keep Luck out of Colts' workouts

Jun. 11, 2019 3:57 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts will gladly play it safe with Andrew Luck. They'd rather he be healthy for training camp anyway. Just minutes after coach Frank Reich announced Tuesday that his starting quarterback would sit out this week's three-day minicamp — the final portion of Indy's...

Indy backup receives 4-game ban for violation of NFL policy

Jun. 10, 2019 6:04 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis Colts offensive tackle Antonio Garcia will miss the first four games of this season after being suspended for violating the NFL's policy on performance-enhancing substances. He will be eligible to participate in this week's three-day minicamp, training camp and preseason...

Colts drafted Okereke despite sexual assault allegation

Jun. 5, 2019 3:45 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis Colts general manager Chris Ballard did his homework on Bobby Okereke. A sexual assault allegation from 2015 didn't scare him off. Just hours after Okereke's name surfaced publicly for the first time in the case, Ballard told reporters on a conference call he took a hard...

Indianapolis signs punter Sanchez to contract extension

Jun. 4, 2019 5:35 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts have signed punter Rigoberto Sanchez to a contract extension. Terms were not announced Tuesday. Sanchez won the job two years ago after signing as an undrafted rookie. He beat out Jeff Locke, whom the Colts signed as an unrestricted free agent following the 2016...

Calf injury to cost Luck another week of Colts practice

Jun. 4, 2019 2:08 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck will miss his third week of offseason workouts because of a strained calf. Coach Frank Reich would not say Tuesday whether Luck will return for next week's three-day minicamp. Reich has said the Colts are playing it safe. He has said Luck would...

NFL hands down 2-game suspension for Colts QB Chad Kelly

May. 31, 2019 5:02 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The NFL has suspended Indianapolis Colts quarterback Chad Kelly for two games for violating the league's personal conduct policy. Kelly signed with the Colts on May 20 — after pleading guilty in March to a second-degree trespassing charge. He had been arrested in October after...