Fox News - Fair & Balanced

Kevin Thomas

Indianapolis Colts 2012 Season Preview

When Indianapolis Colts owner and CEO Jim Irsay wasn't using the twitter machine to update the status of his team last season, Peyton Manning's neck issues filled the rest of the void.In 145 characters or less, Irsay kept the world abreast of what was going on in the 46225 zip code, but not once did he envision the Colts having an 0-13 start and a 2-14 finish without Manning available. Whether the Colts tanked it or not, they were able to obtain the No. 1 overall selection in April's NFL Draft and nab coveted Stanford quarterback Andrew Luck.Irsay, of course, flirted via social media that drafting Baylor's Robert Griffin III instead of Luck wasn't out of the question. Still, the worst-kept secret in the draft became official when the always-smiling Luck walked across the stage at Radio City Music Hall to greet Commissioner Roger Goodell.The "Suck for Luck" mantra became popular in October, just not with the Indianapolis players."It's ridiculous, man. We've got 12 games left. Who knows ...

Read More

  1. Colts , Caldwell have some tough decisions to make on cutdown day

    Now, the Indianapolis Colts can start making their choices.With the preseason over, coach Jim Caldwell and team president Bill Polian will spend time debating number...

  2. Colts lose safety Jamie Silva with season-ending knee injury suffered against 49ers

    The Indianapolis Colts have lost safety Jamie Silva for the season with a torn ACL, the team announced Monday.Silva injured his right knee during the second half of ...

  3. Eagles get CB Thomas from Indy

    The Philadelphia Eagles acquired cornerback Kevin Thomas from the Indianapolis Colts on Thursday.The Eagles also received a conditional seventh-round draft pick in 2...

  4. Colts upgrade defense, offensive line in draft

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Bill Polian is tired of coming up short.So on Saturday, he went big. Real big.After using his first three draft picks exclusively on defenders, t...

  5. Colts upgrade defense, offensive line in draft

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Bill Polian is tired of coming up short.So on Saturday, he went big. Real big.After using his first three draft picks exclusively on defenders, t...

  6. Reggie Wayne returns to Indianapolis , finds himself in new leadership role at training camp

    Reggie Wayne's world is changing.The fun-loving receiver who always got overshadowed by Peyton Manning has suddenly become the feature attraction at Colts' training ...

  7. Colts expect QB Manning to miss start of camp

    The pain in Peyton Manning's neck will keep him off the practice field early next week.Indianapolis still isn't sure how long it will take to get back the four-time ...

  8. Line of Scrimmage: AFC Training Camp Primers

    The AFC may have lost the last three Super Bowls, but they'll have their rival conference well beaten when it comes to summertime exposure.Nearly all of the most cap...

  9. Long scores 18 as Louisiana-Lafayette defeats Troy 72-59

    Shawn Long scored 18 points and had seven rebounds as Louisiana-Lafayette defeated Troy 72-59 on Saturday night.Elfrid Payton had 14 points with eight assists and si...

  10. Manning inactive; streak officially ends

    Colts quarterback Peyton Manning was inactive for Sunday's opener in Houston with a neck injury, officially ending his streak of 227 consecutive starts, including pl...

  11. Myers free throws with seconds remaining gives Troy a 73-70 2OT victory over Alcorn State

    Antoine Myers made two free throws with :08 remaining in 2OT to give Troy a 73-70 victory over Alcorn State Monday night.Octavious Brown made two 3-pointers to give ...

  12. Indy beats Bengals in preseason finale

    Taj Smith caught eight passes for 140 yards, ahead seven-yarder for a score from Dan Orlovsky with 1:08 13 win over Cincinnati in the preseason finale.Kerry Collins ...

  1. Indianapolis Colts 2012 Training Camp Preview

    REPORT DATES: July 25th (rookies), July 28th (veterans)SITE: Anderson University, Anderson, INCAMP OBJECTIVES: The torch will be officially passed when the Colts ret...

  2. 2010 NFL mock draft: Rounds 1-7

    First Round1. ST. LOUIS RAMSSam Bradford, QB, OklahomaComing off of what longtime league personnel man Gil Brandt described as the best quarterback Pro Day workout s...

  3. NFL Mock Draft: Version 5.0

    In the two weeks since Mock Draft 4.0 was published, Donovan McNabb was traded to a division rival, the Browns picked up a starting linebacker and a starting cornerb...

  4. Colts cut loose longtime snapper Snow

    Long snapper Justin Snow, the longest- tenured member of the Indianapolis Colts following Peyton Manning's offseason departure, was released among 22 roster moves th...

  5. Indianapolis Colts 2011 Season Preview

    It was the most innocuous of headlines: "Colts activate word phrase in the NFL.Though he's a four-time league MVP, 11-time Pro Bowler, Super Bowl champion and sure-f...

  6. Colts open minicamp practice, stadium to Indy fans

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts added a new feature to minicamp practice Saturday — fans.Players and coaches boarded busses, made the short trip from the ...

  7. Colts' draft pick may miss season with knee injury

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis Colts rookie cornerback Kevin Thomas injured his knee during practice last weekend and the third-round draft pick could miss the ent...

‹ Prev123Next ›