Archive for the ‘Indianapolis Colts’ Category

Indianapolis adds 2 more assistants to coaching staff

Monday, February 17th, 2020

Indianapolis Colts coach Frank Reich has added Matt Raich and Jerrod Johnson to his coaching staff. Raich will serve as special defensive assistant-assistant defensive line coach while Johnson becomes the team's offensive quality control coach. Raich has spent most of the past two decades in the NFL, making stops at Pittsburgh, Arizona, Detroit and Cincinnati.

Could Colts cast-off PJ Walker be the XFL’s first star QB?

Sunday, February 16th, 2020

The XFL is finishing up its second week of games, and the league's wacky but practical rules aren't the only reason to keep watching. The league might have its first superstar quarterback on its hands with the Houston Roughnecks' P.J. Walker, who has delivered some of its most stunning plays. Walker led the Roughnecks to their second straight win on Sunday, topping the St. Louis Battlehawks 28-24.

Report: Grigson returns to Browns as advisor

Thursday, February 13th, 2020

Former Indianapolis Colts general manager Ryan Grigson has returned to the Cleveland Browns to serve in an advisory and consulting role, NFL Network reported Thursday. Grigson, who turns 48 on Feb. 23, was previously with the Browns from May of 2017 until January of 2018 as an executive personnel consultant. New Browns general manager Andrew Berry worked in various scouting roles for the Colts from 2009-2015 and was also with the Browns during Grigson's first stint there.

Ahead of free agency, Philip Rivers reveals how much longer he wants to play in the NFL

Tuesday, February 11th, 2020

After weeks of speculation, the Los Angeles Chargers and longtime quarterback Philip Rivers made their parting of ways official on Monday. For the first time in 16 seasons, Rivers will not be suiting up for the Chargers in 2020. His two options as his contract comes to an end are to retire — the same route the quarterback he was traded for in the 2004 draft recently chose — or to seek out another team.

Edgerrin James picks Jim Irsay as his presenter for Hall of Fame

Thursday, February 6th, 2020

Edgerrin James has decided on his presenter for his induction into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in August. James told 1070 The Fan that Colts owner Jim Irsay will present him. “Guy who signed my first paycheck,” James said.

Vic Fangio: Obviously you have to score a lot of points to beat Chiefs

Thursday, February 6th, 2020

The Chiefs have won four consecutive AFC West titles. “Well, right now as we stand here today — things change year to year — they've lost eight games in the last two years and in all of those games except one, the other team has scored 31 or more points, I believe,” Broncos coach Vic Fangio said Thursday, via Nicki Jhabvala of TheAthletic.com. The other game they lost, the winning team [the Colts in 2019] only scored 19 points, but they want the ball 45 times in that game.

Colts add 3 assistants to Frank Reich’s staff

Thursday, February 6th, 2020

Indianapolis Colts coach Frank Reich added three assistant coaches to his staff Thursday and reassigned two others. The Colts announced the hiring of Brian Baker as defensive line coach, Mike Groh as receivers coach and Tyler Boyles as assistant to the head coach. Kevin Patullo, the receivers coach the last two seasons, will now become the Colts' passing game specialist.

Colts add 3 assistants to Frank Reich’s staff

Thursday, February 6th, 2020

Indianapolis Colts coach Frank Reich added three assistant coaches to his staff Thursday and reassigned two others. The Colts announced the hiring of Brian Baker as defensive line coach, Mike Groh as receivers coach and Tyler Boyles as assistant to the head coach. Kevin Patullo, the receivers coach the last two seasons, will now become the Colts' passing game specialist.

Colts hire Brian Baker as defensive line coach

Thursday, February 6th, 2020

The Colts announced a series of coaching moves on Thursday, including a pair of previously reported moves on the offensive side of the ball. The team confirmed that former Eagles offensive coordinator Mike Groh will be their wide receivers coach. They also confirmed that Kevin Patullo will be moving from wide receivers coach to pass game coordinator.

DT Davis draws four-game PED suspension

Tuesday, February 4th, 2020

Defensive tackle Carl Davis has been suspended for the first four games of the 2020 season due to a violation of the league's policy on performance-enhancing drugs, according to multiple reports Tuesday. Davis finished the 2019 season with the Jacksonville Jaguars and is slated to become a free agent in March. Davis will be eligible to take part in training camp and preseason games if he signs with a team.