Indianapolis Colts Football

Where To Watch The Colts Preseason Opener?

Posted by Kevin Bowen on August 7, 2014 – 10:05 am

For viewing purposes here is a run down of where you can catch the game locally.

NFL Network will re-air the Colts/Jets contest on Friday afternoon at 1:00 p.m. EST.

-Indianapolis (WNDY)

-Terre Haute (WTWU)

-Fort Wayne (WFFT)

-Evansville (WEHT)

-Champaign (WCIA)

-Louisville (WDRB)

-South Bend (WBND)

If you’re not in any of these areas, you can watch every out-of-market NFL Preseason Game Live.* Access through Sept. 14, 2014.

Colts Preseason Live


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INDIANAPOLIS COLTS MAKE ROSTER MOVES

Posted by coltsindianapolis on August 5, 2014 – 6:59 pm

The Indianapolis Colts today signed free agent outside linebacker Phillip Hunt and waived wide receiver Nu’Keese Richardson.

Hunt, 6-1, 254 pounds, played in 22 career games with the Philadelphia Eagles from 2011-12, recording 15 tackles (14 solo) and 3.0 sacks. He spent the 2013 season on Injured Reserve after suffering an injury in the preseason. Prior to signing with the Eagles, Hunt spent two years (2009-2010) in the Canadian Football League with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers, where he totaled 64 tackles, 19.0 sacks and one fumble recovery. In 2010, he led the CFL with 16.0 sacks for the year.

Richardson was signed by the Colts as a free agent on August 3, 2014. He played for the University of Pikeville in 2013, where he recorded 39 receptions for 588 yards and three touchdowns in nine games. In 2009, Richardson played in nine games for the University of Tennessee and caught eight passes for 102 yards and a touchdown.


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INDIANAPOLIS COLTS SIGN FREE AGENT LB-SHAWN LOISEAU

Posted by coltsindianapolis on August 4, 2014 – 8:47 am

The Indianapolis Colts today signed free agent linebacker Shawn Loiseau.

Loiseau, 6-0, 239 pounds, re-joins the Colts after he was last waived by the team on September 6, 2013. He most recently played with the LA Kiss of the Arena Football League, where he totaled 23 tackles (16 solo), four tackles for loss, 1.0 sack and two passes defensed in five games played. Loiseau was originally signed by the Houston Texans as an undrafted free agent out of Merrimack on May 14, 2012. He was then signed to the Colts practice squad on November 13. As a senior at Merrimack College, Loiseau led the team with 121 tackles and 4.5 sacks. He was named Northeast-10 Defensive Player of the Year and was a First Team All-Conference performer.


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INDIANAPOLIS COLTS MAKE ROSTER MOVES

Posted by coltsindianapolis on August 3, 2014 – 7:11 pm

The Indianapolis Colts today signed free agent wide receiver Nu’Keese Richardson, waived-injured cornerback Brandon Burton and waived wide receiver Greg Moore. If Burton clears waivers, he will revert to the Colts Injured Reserve list.

Richardson, 5-10, 160 pounds, played for the University of Pikeville in 2013, where he recorded 39 receptions for 588 yards and three touchdowns in nine games played. He also returned eight kickoffs for 121 yards and 15 punts for 193 yards and a touchdown. In 2009, Richardson played in nine games for the University of Tennessee and caught eight passes for 102 yards and a touchdown. He added 13 kickoff returns for 292 yards and six punt returns for 66 yards.

Burton was claimed by the Colts off waivers (Cincinnati) on June 12, 2014. He has played in 19 career games with the Minnesota Vikings and Buffalo Bills, totaling five tackles and one pass defensed. In 2013, Burton recorded two tackles and one pass defensed in five games with the Bills. He was originally selected by Minnesota in the fifth round (139th overall) of the 2011 NFL Draft.

Moore was originally signed by the Colts as an undrafted free agent on May 13, 2014 and was waived on May 19. He was then signed as a free agent on June 10. Moore finished the 2013 season at Lane College with 59 catches for 910 yards and 11 touchdowns en route to All-SIAC accolades. He also had three 100-yard receiving contests.


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COLTS PRACTICE SCHEDULE CHANGED FOR SATURDAY, AUGUST 2

Posted by coltsindianapolis on August 2, 2014 – 8:13 am

The Indianapolis Colts practice schedule for Saturday, August 2 has changed. The team will practice from 10 a.m. until approximately 1 p.m. followed by a media availability with Coach Pagano and players.

The entire practice will be open to media and fans beginning at 10 a.m.


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INDIANAPOLIS COLTS MAKE ROSTER MOVES

Posted by coltsindianapolis on July 31, 2014 – 12:14 pm

The Indianapolis Colts today signed free agent tackle Eric Pike and placed guard Donald Thomas on Injured Reserve.

Pike, 6-5, 298 pounds, was originally signed by the Colts as an undrafted free agent on May 13, 2014 and was waived on May 15. He was a four-year starter at left tackle for Towson and was a co-captain during his senior season. In 2013, Pike was named a Football Championship Series All-America selection as the Tigers compiled a 10-2 regular season record while reaching the NCAA FCS Championship Game. He also earned All-CAA first-team honors for the second straight season. Pike capped his collegiate career having started in all 49 games he appeared in. As a junior, he started all 11 games and blocked for a Tigers offense that averaged more than 31.0 points per game as Towson reached the Colonial Athletic Association championship.

Thomas has played in 45 career games (23 starts) over the past six years of his NFL career. In 2013, he started two games for the Colts before being placed on Injured Reserve on September 17, 2013. Thomas was originally signed by the team as an unrestricted free agent on March 13, 2013.


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INDIANAPOLIS COLTS SIGN TWO FREE AGENTS

Posted by coltsindianapolis on July 29, 2014 – 3:20 pm

The Indianapolis Colts today signed two free agents: linebacker Jonathon Sharpe and running back Phillip Tanner.

Sharpe, 6-0, 235 pounds, attended the 2014 Super Regional Combine at Ford Field in Detroit. Collegiately, he started two years for North Greenville University, where he totaled 132 tackles, including 23.5 for a loss, 5.5 sacks and three interceptions, one of which was returned for a touchdown. As a senior in 2012, Sharpe started all 10 games he played in and ranked fifth on the team with 53 tackles (30 solo), to go along with 12 tackles for loss, 1.0 sack, two interceptions and one forced fumble. Prior to joining NGU, he played at Wofford College.

Tanner, 5-10, 208 pounds, spent the last three seasons with the Dallas Cowboys (2011-13), where he recorded 56 carries for 149 yards and two touchdowns, as well as nine receptions for 93 yards. He also made 21 special teams tackles. In 2013, he tied a career-high with nine special teams stops, while adding nine rushing attempts for 12 yards and a touchdown. Tanner was originally signed by the Cowboys as an undrafted free agent on July 28, 2011. He finished his collegiate career at Middle Tennessee State University with 430 carries for 2,024 yards (4.7 avg.) and 33 touchdowns.


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INDIANAPOLIS COLTS WAIVE WR-AARON BURKS

Posted by coltsindianapolis on July 28, 2014 – 9:32 pm

The Indianapolis Colts today waived wide receiver Aaron Burks.

Burks was signed by the Colts as a free agent on July 11, 2014. He was originally signed by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers as an undrafted free agent on May 12 before being waived on June 13. In four seasons at Boise State, he recorded career totals of 47 receptions for 743 yards and four touchdowns.


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INDIANAPOLIS COLTS WAIVE RB-CHRIS RAINEY

Posted by coltsindianapolis on – 8:04 am

The Indianapolis Colts today waived running back Chris Rainey.

Rainey was signed by the Colts as a free agent on November 20, 2013. Last season, he played in two games and recorded six kickoff returns for 131 yards and four punt returns for 29 yards. For his career, Rainey has returned 45 kickoffs for 1,166 yards and seven punts for 29 yards.


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INDIANAPOLIS COLTS SIGN FREE AGENT T-MATT HALL

Posted by coltsindianapolis on July 27, 2014 – 8:54 pm

The Indianapolis Colts today signed free agent tackle Matt Hall.

Hall, 6-9, 326 pounds, was originally signed by the Minnesota Vikings as an undrafted free agent on May 10, 2014 and was waived on July 25. In 2013, he was named to the AFCA NAIA All-America First Team and was a Mid-South First Team All-Conference West Division selection at Belhaven University, as he helped the team average 387.9 yards of total offense per game. In 2011, Hall started every game at right guard for Ole Miss and was named a finalist for the C Spire Conerly Trophy, given annually to the player voted as the school’s most outstanding player. In 2009, he played in 11 games for the University of Arkansas after redshirting during the 2008 campaign.


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