Category: Indianapolis Colts

Bjoern Werner Learned About the NFL By Playing “Madden”

Monday, April 29th, 2013

For the longest time, the Indianapolis Colts had a great pass rushing duo with Dwight Freeney and Robert Mathis. But Freeney left this offseason leaving Indy a man short. They needed to find someone to replace him. They did just that on draft night with Bjoern Werner. The German-born defensive ...

Chuck Pagano Reflects on Unthinkable First Year in Indianapolis and the Colts Moving Forward

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

A happy and healthy Chuck Pagano enjoyed the NFL combine this past week. It's been an unfathomable first year for the Indianapolis Colts head coach, who battled leukemia in his first year but saw his team wildly exceed expectations. Chuck Pagano joined 1070 The Fan in Indianapolis with JMV to discuss ...

Dwight Freeney Says His Agent has Been in Conversation with “A Bunch of Teams”

Monday, February 25th, 2013

Seven-time Pro Bowl pass-rushing specialist Dwight Freeney is officially on the open market after the Indianapolis Colts decided that they're moving on without him. While Freeney is 33 now, there's still a belief that he can contribute to a team as a veteran pass-rushing presence, especially if he's able to ...

Tom Moore Hopes to Help Right Arizona Cardinals’ Offense as a Consultant to Bruce Arians

Friday, February 15th, 2013

Tom Moore has three Super Bowl rings as an assistant coach, the most recent coming with the Indianapolis Colts and Peyton Manning in 2006 as the team's offensive coordinator. Moore, now in his 70s, has been a consultant for teams the past few years and now rejoins Bruce Arians, who ...

New Chargers GM Tom Telesco on Having a Personal Relationship with Bruce Arians: “I’m Not the Only Person in the Interview Process”

Friday, January 11th, 2013

When Tom Telesco left the Indianapolis Colts' front office to become the Chargers' general manager, many figured it was only a matter of time before Telesco brought Bruce Arians across the country to join him in San Diego. But in the early stages of the search for the team's next ...

Bruce Arians Says He’s Interested in San Diego’s Head-Coaching Job, Wants to Wrap up Process by Next Friday

Thursday, January 10th, 2013

With Tom Telesco leaving the personnel department in Indianapolis to become the general manager of the San Diego Chargers, the popular rumor taking over the coaching carousel is that Telesco will bring Bruce Arians from Indy to become the Chargers' next head coach. Arians had a health scare this weekend ...

Reggie Wayne On Why Bruce Arians Should be Coach of the Year

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013

It's been quite the wild year in Indianapolis. In the Colts' first season this century without Peyton Manning, they've managed to win 11 games despite employing a rookie starting quarterback, despite significant changes on defense and despite not having head coach Chuck Pagano for a huge chunk of the regular ...

Dwight Freeney is not Surprised by the Colts Turnaround this Season

Thursday, December 13th, 2012

A month ago here at SRI, we checked in with Indianapolis Colts veteran receiver Reggie Wayne to talk about the Colts turnaround this season. It's mid-December and Indianapolis sits at 9-4 with a few games remaining, two of which are against the AFC South-leading Houston Texans. The Colts appear to ...

Donnie Avery: Game-Winning Touchdown Against Detroit Was Nearly a “Disaster”

Thursday, December 6th, 2012

The Indianapolis Colts continue to work their magic. On Sunday, the Colts and rookie quarterback Andrew Luck moved to 8-4, quadrupling their win total from 2011 with four games still remaining on the 2012 schedule. And they did so in dramatic fashion, with Luck hitting the rejuvenated Donnie Avery on ...

Jim Schwartz Insists Detroit Lions Haven’t Given Up: “This Team Comes to Play Every Single Week”

Wednesday, December 5th, 2012

The Detroit Lions improved so drastically in 2011 and are so young that everyone expected another step in the right direction in 2012. That hasn't been the case at all, as the Lions dropped to 4-8 Sunday with another tough, close loss at home. As a result, head coach Jim ...