Posts Tagged ‘Indianapolis Colts’

Osweiler’s strong relief appearance leads Broncos past Colts

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Denver Broncos quarterback Brock Osweiler played like a relaxed reliever on Thursday. With Paxton Lynch inactive and Trevor Siemian out after two series, Osweiler trotted onto the field, ran for one touchdown and threw for two more to lead the Broncos past Indianapolis 25-13 for their first road win of the season. "I was just a little kid having fun tonight," Osweiler said.

Osweiler’s strong relief appearance leads Broncos past Colts

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Denver Broncos quarterback Brock Osweiler played like a relaxed reliever on Thursday. He couldn't have picked a better time. With Paxton Lynch inactive and Trevor Siemian out after two series, Osweiler trotted onto the field, ran for one touchdown and threw for two more to lead the Broncos past Indianapolis 25-13 for their first road win of the season. "I was just a little kid having fun tonight," Osweiler said. "That's really what it was. I've been on a little bit of a rollercoaster ride for about two years. Just to go out there, Thursday Night Football, with my teammates, I was just having fun." The difference was obvious. Osweiler played more like the guy Denver (5-9) took in the second round

Jim Irsay: Nothing ominous in Andrew Luck’s shoulder

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

The Colts will play their 14th straight game without Andrew Luck on Thursday night, but Luck won’t be there because he’s still in Europe getting unspecified treatment on his surgically-repaired right shoulder. Speaking from this week’s league meetings, Colts owner Jim Irsay offered an update of sorts. Irsay told Ian Rapoport of NFL Media that Luck is expected to return to the U.S. soon and that there’s no surgery planned “at this point.” He’s doing great,” Irsay told Rapoport.

Fond farewell, Colts: How Indianapolis can fix its team this offseason

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

The Colts’ season was over before it started. Andrew Luck had offseason shoulder surgery and never got healthy enough to play. Few teams rely on their quarterback more than the Colts rely on Luck, and the results were predictable.

Reuters Sports Schedule at 1400 GMT on Thursday

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

Reuters sports schedule at 1400 GMT on Thursday: CRICKET The Ashes Malan inspires England with first ton of series PERTH - Dawid Malan struck England's first century of this Ashes series as the tourists saw off Australia's marauding pace attack to emerge

Bing Predicts: NFL Week 15

Thursday, December 14th, 2017

It’s not like the New England Patriots tossed away their Super Bowl hopes after the upset 27-20 loss to the Dolphins. But now it is clear they are vulnerable. The defense has ranked near the bottom of the NFL all season and is currently 29th, allowing

Colts, Broncos believe plenty at stake other than playoffs

Wednesday, December 13th, 2017

Denver and Indianapolis find themselves in the same place with three games left. Both teams have been eliminated from the playoffs, both coaches face questions about their futures and players from both teams are fighting to keep jobs. No, it's not how the Broncos or Colts envisioned this season playing out.

Broncos head coach Vance Joseph says Colts’ snow game footage is useless

Tuesday, December 12th, 2017

In one of the most intense all-time blizzards the league has seen, Indy – and especially kicker Adam Vinatieri – endured a true whiteout game in its 13-7 overtime loss in Buffalo on Sunday. #Broncos Vance Joseph said does not buy into losing to improve draft status. While speaking with the media Tuesday, Joseph, noting that the Colts were also wearing all-white uniforms, told reporters: “We pulled it out of our breakdown.

Colts sent non-players on field to clear snow, violating NFL policy

Tuesday, December 12th, 2017

Just before Colts kicker Adam Vinatieri lined up for a game-tying extra point on Sunday in Buffalo, the Colts sent some sideline personnel onto the field to attempt to remove snow from the area where the kick would be lined up, and help Vinatieri get better footing. The on-field officials promptly sent the Colts’ personnel off the field, and the NFL told PFT that the officials handled the matter properly. Only players are permitted to clear such spots by hand or foot,” the NFL Game Operations Manual states.

Indianapolis continues to struggle with spate of close calls

Monday, December 11th, 2017

Frank Gore watched as the referees huddled in the snow. All Indianapolis Colts coach Chuck Pagano wanted was an explanation. One day after a go-ahead 2-point conversion was negated by an offensive pass interference call, thawed out players and coaches returned to work and tried to turn the page on yet another befuddling loss.