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Colts find their quarterback of the future in latest 2023 mock draft

In a recent 2023 NFL mock draft, the Indianapolis Colts are projected to find their quarterback of the future late in the first round. Well before the NFL or college football season begins, draft experts are already predicting what franchises will land promising prospects. Recently, Matt Miller of ESPN joined the party by conducting his own 2023 mock draft.

Barn fire in Trafalgar was caused by fireworks

TRAFALGAR, Ind. — Fireworks that had been lit several hours earlier caused a Trafalgar barn to catch fire Sunday morning. Units with the Trafalgar Fire Department were dispatched around 4:45 a.m. Sunday to the 5000 block of 400 South for a reported structure fire. An on-duty Johnson County Sheriff’s deputy was patrolling the area and noticed a small fire on the porch of a barn, according to a TFD Facebook post.

Central Indiana fire departments respond to several house fires Sunday

CARMEL, Ind. — Several fires kept central Indiana fire departments busy Sunday. The Carmel Fire Department responded to two house fires late Sunday night. The first fire was reported at 14253 Trailwind Court around 11:10 p.m. Crews arrived to find fire coming from the roof of the home. The...

AFC Notes: Matt Ryan, Colts, Jaguars, Titans

New Colts QB Matt Ryan has been drawing rave reviews from his new teammates and coaches so far, especially for his command of some of the “soft” skills of playing quarterback like leadership. Indianapolis’ dissatisfaction with previous starting QB Carson Wentz in that area led to them trading Wentz after just one season.

Indy pastors preach ‘Don’t Lose Your Cool’ to congregations

INDIANAPOLIS — Sunday’s message from the pulpit at sixteen different member churches of the Indianapolis Urban Pastors Coalition was simple: “Don’t Lose Your Cool”. “Having a simplistic slogan that is something that everyone at every age level can grasp on to, that’s important for us,” said Erreol Morgan, teen youth leader at New Direction Church on East 38th Street.
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Colts’ Linebacking Unit Ranked Second in NFL by PFF Ahead of 2022 Season

The Indianapolis Colts linebacking group has been ranked second-best in the NFL by Pro Football Focus ahead of the 2022 NFL season. Only the San Francisco 49ers, highlighted by All-Pro linebacker Fred Warner, rank ahead of Indianapolis:. “While Bobby Okereke’s grade has fluctuated over the years, Darius Leonard — the...

Man Crashes Car, Dies in Police Chase

PLAINFIELD, Ind.—The man who sped away from cops and crashed his car Saturday afternoon, has been identified as Dominique Jackson, 32. A news release from Plainfield Police says officers had responded to a call about a possible drunk driver about 1:20 p.m. When they caught up with the car it was swerving. They pulled it over on U.S. 40 at Catersburg Rd.

Celtics Trade For NBA Star Player: Fans React

After falling short of winning another NBA title, the Boston Celtics are wheeling and dealing in the early part of this NBA offseason. Today they added another star to their ranks. According to ESPN NBA insider Adrian Wojnarowski, the Celtics are acquiring point guard Malcolm Brogdon from the Indiana Pacers....

Crews prepare for downtown’s July 4th fireworks show

With the Fourth of July holiday Monday, multiple firework shows are planned around central Indiana to celebrate Independence Day. That includes downtown, where preparations were underway Sunday to set up the city’s show. Crews have been working for the past couple of days to set up all of the tubes needed to launch off the rockets.

Kyle Schwarber jokes on 'Sunday Night Baseball' about grandmother who was Johnny Bench fan

Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Kyle Schwarber, a former Middletown High School Middies standout who entered Sunday leading the National League with 23 home runs this season, did an in-game interview with ESPN's "Sunday Night Baseball" during his team's game against the St. Louis Cardinals and joked during the 2nd inning of the broadcast about how he was unable to fulfill his grandmother's wish for him to emulate National Baseball Hall of Famer and former Big Red Machine...

Indianapolis Colts’ Biggest Draft Disappointments Since 2010

The mention of former Colts general manager Ryan Grigson is still something Indy fans fear to hear. After bringing in talents like Andrew Luck and T.Y Hilton in the 2012 NFL Draft. Things were looking up for the young Indianapolis Colts squad. Unfortunately, Grigson didn’t consider protecting their franchise cornerstone...