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FILE - In this July 25, 2019, file photo, Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Devin Funchess (17) runs a drill during practice at the NFL team's football training camp in Westfield, Ind. The Green Bay Packers have signed wide receiver Devin Funchess as he tries to bounce back from an injury-shortened 2019 season. Funchess played for the Indianapolis Colts last year but went on injured reserve after breaking his collarbone in a season-opening 30-24 loss to the Los Angeles Chargers. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy, File)

Packers sign former Colts wide receiver Devin Funchess

Apr. 2, 2020 3:23 PM EDT

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The Green Bay Packers have signed wide receiver Devin Funchess as he tries to bounce back from an injury-shortened 2019 season. Funchess played for the Indianapolis Colts last year but went on injured reserve after breaking his collarbone in a season-opening 30-24 overtime loss to...

FILE - In this Nov. 18, 2019, file photo, Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers warms up before an NFL football game against the Kansas City Chiefs in Mexico City. Rivers is coming off one of the poorest seasons in his NFL career. The longtime quarterback for the San Diego and Los Angeles Chargers is now with the Colts after signing a one-year, $25 million contract. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell, File)

Colts looking for ways to get most out of Rivers, Brissett

Mar. 31, 2020 4:43 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis Colts coach Frank Reich understands Jacoby Brissett's predicament. Twice, Brissett emerged as Indy's starting quarterback. Twice, he's lost it to an older player with a more accomplished resume — neither of whom owns a Super Bowl ring as he does. Now the longtime...

FILE - In this Oct. 27, 2017, file photo, Minnesota Vikings cornerback Xavier Rhodes speaks to the media after taking part in an NFL training session at the London Irish rugby team training ground in the Sunbury-on Thames suburb of south west London. The salary-cap-strapped Minnesota Vikings have terminated the contracts of two long-time starters: nose tackle Linval Joseph and cornerback Xavier Rhodes. The move will clear more than $18.5 million off the team's salary cap. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham, File)

AP source: Colts continue building defense by signing Rhodes

Mar. 26, 2020 7:12 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts signed free agent cornerback Xavier Rhodes on Thursday, adding another potentially key piece to their defense. Rhodes agreed to a one-year deal, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because...

Colts continue building defensive line with addition of Day

Mar. 25, 2020 7:13 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts added another piece to their defense Wednesday by signing Sheldon Day. Terms of the deal were not immediately available. He's the second former San Francisco 49ers defensive tackle to join the Colts since free agency opened last week. The Colts acquired All-Pro...

Cardinals agree to 1-year deals with DL Coley, RB Foster

Mar. 25, 2020 7:08 PM EDT

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Cardinals have agreed to terms on one-year deals with defensive lineman Trevon Coley and running back D.J. Foster, the team said Wednesday. The 25-year-old Coley provides depth on the Cardinals' defensive line. He played in seven games with the Indianapolis Colts last season...

FILE - In this Nov. 24, 2003, file photo, Will Wilson, then-marketing director for NFL Mexico, speaks at a press conference in Houston. Wilson, the head of the NFL division of the Wasserman Media Group and the uncle of former Indianapolis quarterback Andrew Luck, was hired Monday, March 23, 2020, as chief executive officer of the troubled U.S. Soccer Federation. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan, File)

Will Wilson, Andrew Luck's uncle, becomes CEO of US Soccer

Mar. 23, 2020 4:45 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Will Wilson, co-head of the NFL division of a sports representation agency and the uncle of former Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck, was hired Monday as chief executive officer of the troubled U.S. Soccer Federation. He starts work March 30 and will fill a job that had been open...

FILE - In this Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019 file photo, Indianapolis Colts' Pierre Desir (35) reacts during the second half of an NFL football game against the Houston Texans in Indianapolis. Two people with direct knowledge of the contract say the New York Jets and cornerback Pierre Desir have agreed to terms on a deal, Sunday, March 22, 2020. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File)

AP sources: Jets agree to 1-year deal with CB Pierre Desir

Mar. 22, 2020 3:25 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Two people with direct knowledge of the contract say the New York Jets and cornerback Pierre Desir have agreed to terms on a deal. One of the people tells The Associated Press the contract for the former Indianapolis Colts standout is for one year. Financial terms weren't immediately...

FILE - In this Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019 file photo, Carolina Panthers offensive guard Greg Van Roten (73) lines up against the Arizona Cardinals during the first half of an NFL football game in Glendale, Ariz. Two people with direct knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press on Saturday March 21, 2020 that the Jets and former Carolina Panthers guard Greg Van Roten agreed to terms on a three-year contract. The people spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because teams can't announce deals until they are officially signed, per NFL rules. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri, File)

Jets agree with OLs Van Roten, Andrews; release CB Roberts

Mar. 21, 2020 11:39 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Joe Douglas entered free agency focused on improving the New York Jets' shaky offensive line. The makeover with the big boys up front is on. In a big way. Two people with direct knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press on Saturday night that the Jets and former Carolina Panthers...

FILE - In this Nov. 18, 2019, file photo, Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers warms up before an NFL football game against the Kansas City Chiefs in Mexico City. Rivers is coming off one of the poorest seasons in his NFL career. The longtime quarterback for the San Diego and Los Angeles Chargers is now with the Colts after signing a one-year, $25 million contract. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell, File)

Rivers eager to prove critics wrong after joining Colts

Mar. 21, 2020 4:25 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — All Philip Rivers really wanted was a chance to play one more NFL season. So when the Indianapolis Colts gave him a shot, the eight-time Pro Bowler took it. Rivers officially ended his 16-year tenure with the Chargers on Saturday by signing the $25 million deal he agreed to earlier this...

FILE - In this Jan. 11, 2020, file photo, Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Stefon Diggs (14) catches a touchdown pass in front of San Francisco 49ers cornerback Ahkello Witherspoon (23) during the first half of an NFL divisional playoff football game in Santa Clara, Calif. A person with direct knowledge of the move confirms to The Associated Press that the Buffalo Bills have acquired Diggs in a trade with Vikings. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)

The Latest: Panthers sign WR/KR Cooper, safety Burris

Mar. 20, 2020 11:28 PM EDT

The Latest on NFL free agency. The NFL's spending in free agency continues Friday: ___ 10:20 p.m. The Carolina Panthers have signed free agent wide receiver Pharoh Cooper to a one-year contract and safety Juston Burris to a two-year deal. Cooper was an All-Pro returner for the Los Angeles Rams in 2017 with 932...