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Colts Daily Headlines: August 13th Edition

Posted by Kevin Bowen on August 13, 2013 – 8:42 am

The Colts are back in Anderson on Tuesday after having Monday off. Training camp will wrap-up on Friday but before that here’s a look at some national news that came the Colts way on Monday.

Each morning Colts.com will take a look at the top headlines surrounding the Indianapolis Colts from around the globe. What is the local and national media saying about the Colts?

Take a look below at the top pieces from Tuesday, August 13th.  

Colts owner Jim Irsay gave his ‘commanders n earful’ about the 44-20 loss to Buffalo in the preseason opener

By: Phillip B. Wilson, Indy Star

The news on Monday’s day off came from Colts owner Jim Irsay when assessing his team’s performance after a 44-20 loss to the Buffalo Bills.

Irsay is never shy about expressing himself on Twitter and vented through the social media platform:

“Many starters played briefly or were nursing little injuries, but it was a crap performance, my apologies/My commanders got n earful from me!”

“Mental reps” forced Colts to activate Bradshaw

By: Mike Florio, Pro Football Talk

Some interesting news that came out of Monday was when the Colts announced that Ahmad Bradshaw will be activated from the PUP list.

However this doesn’t necessarily indicate that Bradshaw is ready to practice.

Per a league source, the Monday move of Bradshaw to the active roster occurred because the Colts allowed Bradshaw to practice eight days ago.

Specifically, he took some handoffs during a walk-through practice.  The Colts called downplayed it as “mental reps.”

The league investigated the situation, determined otherwise, and required the Colts to move Bradshaw to the active roster.

 


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