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Colts change offseason schedule by cutting deal with players

May. 18, 2021 02:54 AM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis Colts coach Frank Reich is always considering new approaches to finish the job. So this offseason, he made a proposal to starting center Ryan Kelly. Rather than wait until the traditional three-day mandatory...

Rehabbing Fisher finds perfect fit as Colts' new left tackle

May. 13, 2021 18:04 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Eric Fisher needed a fresh start. The Indianapolis Colts needed help at left tackle. It was a perfect match. Three days after agreeing to a one-year contract, Fisher explained why he chose to play for Indy. “One of the huge...

AP source: Colts sign Fisher to fill need at left tackle

May. 10, 2021 14:12 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — When the Indianapolis Colts didn't select a left tackle in the NFL draft, they started shopping for veterans. On Monday, they may have found a solution. The Colts filled their most glaring need by signing free agent Eric Fisher,...

Colts counting on draft picks to turn up defensive pressure

May. 01, 2021 19:50 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis Colts general manager Chris Ballard gambled during this weekend's NFL draft. He filled one need by adding pass rushers with his first two picks. Then he waited until the last of his seven selections to find a possible left tackle for new...

Colts add to pass rush, use 2nd-round pick on DE Odeyingbo

May. 01, 2021 00:08 AM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — General manager Chris Ballard expects his first draft pick to help the Colts’ pass rush immediately. It may take a while longer to see how second-round pick Dayo Odeyingbo fits in. Ballard used the 54th overall selection, his...

Indianapolis Colts add pass rusher Kwity Paye of Michigan

Apr. 30, 2021 00:25 AM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kwity Paye just wanted a chance to hear his name called during the NFL draft so he could tell his mother, Agnes, she no longer had to work. The Indianapolis Colts made it all possible with one call. General manager Chris Ballard...

Colts exercise 5th-year option on star guard Quenton Nelson

Apr. 28, 2021 16:31 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts made the obvious move Wednesday by exercising the fifth-year option on perennial All-Pro guard Quenton Nelson's rookie contract Wednesday. General manager Chris Ballard's next move to keep one of the league's top offensive...

Mock Draft: As usual, it's all about the quarterbacks

Apr. 26, 2021 12:48 PM EDT

Because they are make believe, mock drafts tend to go wild. Lots of projected trades. Runs on specific positions. A surprise pick or two. For this year’s selection process there is an obvious trend — one that should stun nobody. It’s all about the quarterbacks,...

The famous and the flops: best and worst NFL 1st-round picks

Apr. 24, 2021 16:41 PM EDT

The Associated Press looks at the best and worst first-round draft picks for each NFL team. The players were chosen by AP sports writers who regularly cover the 32 teams. AFC BALTIMORE RAVENS Best: T Jonathan Ogden, UCLA, 1996 ...

Colts look to shore up offensive, defensive lines in draft

Apr. 23, 2021 16:42 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay understands the need to construct strong offensive and defensive lines. He knows they'll form a blueprint for success or a pathway to failure. So with Indy facing glaring holes at left tackle...