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ESPN Ranks the Colts Quenton Nelson, Ryan Kelly Among the NFL’s Top 10 Interior Offensive Linemen

Sunday, July 12th, 2020

According to ESPN’s Jeremy Fowler (subscription), Indianapolis Colts All-Pro offensive guard Quenton Nelson and Pro Bowl center Ryan Kelly are ranked among the NFL’s Top 10 interior offensive linemen—coming in at #1 and #9 respectively: 1. Quenton Nelson, Indianapolis Colts Age: 24 | Highest ranking: 1 | Lowest ranking: 3 You don’t have to watch Nelson play for long to notice his presence. Just turn on the tape.

NFC Exec Praises Quenton Nelson: ‘He’ll Whiff Because He’s Trying to Kill You’

Sunday, July 12th, 2020

Quenton Nelson was ranked as the No. interior offensive lineman by Jeremy Fowler of ESPN, and even one of his weaknesses could be viewed as a strength in a certain light. "He will always have a few plays where he'll whiff because he's trying to kill you," an NFC executive told Fowler.

Colts saw ‘exceptional instincts’ in CB Isaiah Rodgers

Sunday, July 12th, 2020

Though he doesn’t quite meet the height and weight requirement that the Colts typically stand by when scouting cornerbacks, Rodgers impressed the organization by excelling in other important areas. One of those areas is instincts, where Rodgers has proven to be above average. Colts area scout Mike Derice told Colts.com how those instincts translate to his scouting profile.

Jacob Eason prefers to have a ‘gunslinger-type mentality’

Sunday, July 12th, 2020

While it remains to be seen if quarterback Jacob Eason will turn out to be the next signal-caller to wear the horseshoe, the Indianapolis Colts see a high ceiling as a part of the rookie’s range of outcomes. Part of the reason for such a high ceiling is due to the arm talent that Eason brings to the field. The Colts feel he had the best arm talent in the entire class, and it has been molded around a gunslinger mentality.

Khari Willis relives his favorite sports moment and the night the Big House fell silent

Sunday, July 12th, 2020

It was October 17, 2015, at the Big House in Ann Arbor with an estimated 111,740 fans in attendance to see the No. ranked Michigan State Spartans take on the No. ranked Michigan Wolverines in one of the most highly anticipated matchups in the interstate rivalry’s history.

The Latest: Houston Rockets stars miss practice in Florida

Saturday, July 11th, 2020

The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world:

Ranking every Indianapolis Colts team: Nos. 1-5, Peyton Manning’s best

Saturday, July 11th, 2020

Indianapolis Colts This team is ranked 19th by pro-football-reference.com's Simple Rating System and that makes sense as 13 of its games were decided by one score or less (the Colts went 6-7 in those games). But after drafting Peyton Manning, this may be the most important moment in Indianapolis Colts history. For that, it gets a subjective boost in these rankings.

Future At Quarterback, Jonathan Taylor’s Ball Security, Anthony Walker’s Future

Saturday, July 11th, 2020

Rick N. (Greenwood, Ind. "Hi - If neither Rivers nor Jacoby play especially well this year, since both are on 1 year contracts for 2020, could the Colts grab a top 10 FA QB for the 2021 season? It seems like every year, several guys are available.

Colts didn’t forget defense

Friday, July 10th, 2020

Colts team leaders liked what they saw, and Okereke liked that the Colts beefed up by bringing in all-star DeForest Buckner from the 49ers. I think we’ve had the goal of being a top-five defense, if not one of the top defenses in the league,” he said. We want to lead the NFL, set the NFL record of having 40 takeaways, 40-plus takeaways.

Indianapolis Colts announces changes to game day experience

Friday, July 10th, 2020

INDIANAPOLIS – Owner Jim Irsay has addressed the unprecedented situation facing the NFL and his Indianapolis Colts’ fan base with a letter to season-ticket holders. Along with pointing out various game-day protocols and guidelines that will be in place as the nation deals with the COVID-19 pandemic – many still lack details at this time – Irsay said the team still is “in the process of developing our overall plan as it relates to our Season Ticket Members.