Indianapolis Colts

Chris Ballard reveals how Alec Pierce won over the Colts

Chris Ballard details the story of how the Indianapolis Colts decided that Alec Pierce would be the team’s first-overall draft pick. In the 2022 NFL Draft, the Indianapolis Colts had a weekend that they could best describe as hitting the lottery. They were able to get several players that they had high on their Draft board.
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AFC Notes: Broncos, Colts, Patriots

Broncos DC Ejiro Evero is enjoying having senior defensive assistant Dom Capers on his staff, as the veteran brings a wealth of experience to any organization. “Dom has been so valuable, just all the experience and knowledge [that he has],” Evero said, via “He’s been so helpful so far in terms of always having the scouting board. [He has] a lot of great ideas, very familiar with the scheme. Especially with the youth on our staff, it’s refreshing to have somebody not just for the defensive coordinator but for the defensive line coach and the outside backers and inside backers and the secondary. He has knowledge on every level. He could be helpful not just to me but our entire staff.”
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Nick Foles one-ups Carson Wentz again by taking Colts roster spot

The Indianapolis Colts are adding Nick Foles to their quarterback room just months after trading Carson Wentz to the Washington Commanders. The two former Eagles signal-callers have since moved on to, well, I wouldn’t call it greener pastures. However, Foles does add a veteran presence to the Colts locker room, something they could use behind Matt Ryan given Jacoby Brissett is now in Cleveland.
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Carson Wentz breaks silence on remarks from Colts' Jim Irsay, Commanders QB says they were 'out of left field'

Carson Wentz is shocked -- shocked, I tell you. The veteran quarterback is currently readying to take the field next NFL season for what will be his third team in as many seasons, after being traded to the Washington Commanders by the Indianapolis Colts in a move that preceded the latter striking a blockbuster deal to acquire former league MVP Matt Ryan from the Atlanta Falcons. But despite having been shipped out of Indy only one year after arriving -- owner Jim Irsay presuming Wentz would be reborn from a reunion with Frank Reich -- Wentz is still surprised at Irsay's take on it all.

Nick Foles expected to sign with Colts, will back up Matt Ryan

Yet again, Nick Foles is stepping in to a team that just lost Carson Wentz. Indianapolis is expected to bring Foles in to back up Matt Ryan, according to multiple reports, which will reunite the former Eagles quarterback with his former offensive coordinator, Frank Reich. The deal is not completed but expected to be official next week, NFL Network reported. Reich, now the Colts’ head coach, led the Eagles’ offense in 2016 and 2017, the latter season including Foles taking over for an injured Wentz and leading Philadelphia to a Super Bowl victory. This time, the Colts traded Wentz to the Commanders and...

Carson Wentz responds to comments from Colts owner Jim Irsay

Carson Wentz’s time with the Indianapolis Colts was an undeniable disappointment. After failing to help the Colts clinch a playoff spot during the final week of the regular season against the Jacksonville Jaguars, Wentz was traded to the Washington Commanders. Colts owner Jim Irsay made some harsh comments earlier...

Carson Wentz offers honest thoughts on Colts owner Jim Irsay

The Indianapolis Colts moved on from former quarterback Carson Wentz this offseason, trading him to the Washington Commanders where he will now look to revive his career. Despite some early success for the Colts last season, the team missed out on the playoffs after a loss to the lowly Jacksonville Jaguars in Week 18 where Wentz looked far from impressive.

Colts interested in signing former Arizona Wildcats QB Nick Foles, per report

One of Arizona’s most accomplished—and well-traveled—professional football players may be close to heading to a new franchise for the 2022 season. Zak Keefer of The Athletic is reporting that the Indianapolis Colts are close to signing veteran quarterback Nick Foles as a backup to recently acquired passer Matt Ryan. Per Keefer, a deal could be announced as soon as next week.
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Nick Foles expected to sign with Colts, reunite with Reich

It looks like Nick Foles and Frank Reich could be reunited soon. According to Zak Keefer of The Athletic, the Indianapolis Colts are working on a deal to bring Foles to town by early next week, following the Chicago Bears cutting him on May 1. Foles has quite the history...

Carson Wentz speaks out on unceremonious Colts exit: ‘Is what it is’

Carson Wentz is publicly taking the high road, though he’s surprised his former employer chose a lower one. Wentz was traded to the Commanders after a season with the Colts that ended disastrously. On the heels of the deal, Indianapolis owner Jim Irsay called acquiring Wentz in the first place “a mistake” and said the team had to move on quickly without him. In Wentz’s first public comments since, the quarterback said he was happy with the Colts and suggested he was unaware that someone so important was not happy with him. “I had awesome relationships with every single person in that...

Colts, Foles Getting Close To Deal

After reports that Indianapolis was open to adding a veteran quarterback to their roster, behind recent addition Matt Ryan, Mike Garafolo of NFL Network reports that a deal is in the works for the Colts to bring in Nick Foles. The move would reunite Foles with Colts head coach Frank Reich, who served as his offensive coordinator during their Super Bowl run with the Eagles.
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Colts working to sign Nick Foles: Former Eagles, Bears QB to back up Matt Ryan, per report

For the sixth season in a row, the Indianapolis Colts will be trotting out a new starting quarterback in Week 1. The latest signal-caller to call Indy home is former Falcons legend Matt Ryan, whom the club traded for this offseason. While there's promise that Ryan will finally give the Colts some stability at the position for the next few years, the quarterback room is not complete at this stage of the offseason.