Latest Jim Irsay News

Jackson's passing has rejuvenated Ravens' offense

Oct. 13, 2021 19:33 PM EDT

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Colts owner Jim Irsay was so impressed with Lamar Jackson that he took to Twitter the next day — and said the Baltimore quarterback's performance against Indianapolis might have been the best in NFL history. And Irsay, as he explained in his...

Colts owner Irsay talking up pop culture collection museum

Oct. 10, 2021 09:32 AM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay is talking with officials in several cities about the possibility of creating a museum to display the pop culture memorabilia that he’s spent millions of dollars collecting over the past 20 years. That collection...

Big Ten putting priority on mental health after tough season

Oct. 08, 2021 16:22 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Michigan State forward Malik Hall noticed the difference during games in the height of the pandemic. Coach Tom Izzo saw issues percolating in other areas of player's lives. In a season when athletes faced daily testing, regular isolation and...

The Latest: Cowboys-Chargers make NFL 14-11 halftime history

Sep. 19, 2021 18:33 PM EDT

The Latest on Week 2 in the NFL (all times EDT): ___ 6:30 p.m. The NFL has the first 14-11 halftime score in its 102 seasons. Dallas held the 14-11 lead over the Los Angeles Chargers, prompting the search...

Stafford leads Rams to late scores in 27-24 win over Colts

Sep. 19, 2021 18:26 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Los Angeles Rams quarterback Matthew Stafford refused to let a sore right thumb derail his Sunday plans. Carson Wentz's right ankle wasn't nearly as forgiving. Stafford led the Rams on two late scoring drives, Matt Gay made a...

Colts defense hopes to rebound against Stafford, Rams

Sep. 16, 2021 14:11 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES RAMS (1-0) at INDIANAPOLIS (0-1) Sunday, 1 p.m. EDT, Fox OPENING LINE: Rams by 4, according to FanDuel SportsBook AGAINST THE SPREAD: Rams 1-0; Colts 0-1 SERIES RECORD: Colts lead 23-19-2 ...

Colts looking to end opening-game woes against Seahawks

Sep. 10, 2021 15:21 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Jim Irsay delivered a succinct message when the Indianapolis Colts reported to training camp. Win the opener. Six weeks later, Irsay's goal still resonates with the players and coaches preparing for Sunday's season opener against...

New Colts, Panthers QBs face first tests at joint practice

Aug. 12, 2021 19:56 PM EDT

WESTFIELD, Ind. (AP) — Indianapolis quarterbacks Jacob Eason and Sam Ehlinger finally got to throw some passes against a different defense Thursday. Sam Darnold faced the first real challenge with his new Carolina teammates, too. And after finishing...

Ballard, Reich extensions give Indy more pieces for future

Aug. 11, 2021 13:31 PM EDT

WESTFIELD, Ind. (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts expect to win now. They're also looking ahead to what they believe will be an even brighter future. On Wednesday, team officials announced coach Frank Reich and general manager Chris Ballard had signed...

Colts extend deals of GM Chris Ballard, coach Frank Reich

Aug. 11, 2021 11:29 AM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis Colts general manager Chris Ballard and coach Frank Reich have been given contract extensions through 2026. Both Ballard and Reich have signed the deals, the Colts announced Friday. “In Chris Ballard and Frank...