Posts tagged "Indianapolis Colts"

Trent Richardson Traded: The Evolution of Cleveland's Hot Mess

The Browns held the 6th overall selection in the 2011 NFL Draft, but they didn’t use the pick. In a swing-for-the-fences move by the Atlanta Falcons, the Browns received picks number 26 (first round), 59 (second round), and 124 (fourth round) in the 2011 Draft plus the Falcons’ first and fourth round picks in the 2012 Draft for the 6th overall selection.<br><br>

With the 6th overall selection, the Falcons took now-All Pro wide receiver <strong>Julio Jones</strong> from Alabama.<br><br>

Cleveland did not keep the 26th overall pick they received from the Falcons, though. They traded the pick - receiver <strong>Jon Baldwin</strong> from Pitt - and a third round pick (#70 overall) to Kansas City for the 21st overall pick, DT <strong>Phil Taylor</strong> from Baylor.<br><br>

In the first 22 games of his NFL career, Jones has 2,415 receiving yards and 20 touchdowns.
On Wednesday afternoon, the Cleveland Browns traded running back Trent Richardson to the Indianapolis Colts for Indy’s first round pick on the 2014 Draft. There has been a lot of reaction to the deal from every angle. For my money, the best case that has been for either side was presented in a debate between... Read more »

2012 NFL Mock Draft: 2 Weeks Out

2012 NFL Mock Draft: 2 Weeks Out
Way back before the Super Bowl, I took a long-shot at projecting the 2012 NFL Draft. Since then, trades have happened, players have been cut and signed, and Peyton Manning has replaced Tim Tebow. With all of that in mind, and now that we’re only two weeks away from the opening of the draft, let’s... Read more »

Peyton Manning, Indianapolis Colts Parting Ways

Peyton Manning, Indianapolis Colts Parting Ways
ESPN broke the news on Tuesday afternoon that the Indianapolis Colts and Hall of Fame quarterback Peyton Manning will have a press conference on Wednesday to announce they are parting ways. Manning leaves Indianapolis with the following statistical distinctions: ranks 3rd in NFL history in passing yards (54,828) behind Brett Favre and Dan Marino. ranks... Read more »
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2012 NFL Mock Draft: A First Attempt At The First Round

2012 NFL Mock Draft: A First Attempt At The First Round
With the Super Bowl one week away, what better time for a Chicago Bears fan to start thinking about next season and the upcoming NFL Draft. After all, under the “leadership” of Jerry Angelo, we couldn’t look forward to the Super Bowl OR the Draft, so let’s take a few baby steps. Here is our... Read more »

Peyton Manning Retiring... Says Rob Lowe

Peyton Manning Retiring... Says Rob Lowe
When I think of places to get my breaking NFL news, certainly the twitter account of this guy: Yes, Rob Lowe is chirping that future Hall of Fame quarterback Peyton Manning will not return to the Indianapolis Colts next season. This comes the day after the Colts were in the news, firing their head coach.... Read more »

Peyton Manning's Season Over, Indianapolis Colts Eliminated from NFL Playoffs

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ESPN is reporting that Peyton Manning had a second procedure on his neck on Thursday afternoon, and will require 2-3 months of rehab. It appears his season is over. Fantasy football owners are ruined, and the Colts are making vacation plans for the second week in January. Sorry, Indy.
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Super Bowl Prop Bets: Tab's Picks

  One of the great things about the Super Bowl every year is the wonderful commercials. From talking babies talking about investments to fat guys telling people they’re not “living the High Life,” there have been many years that the commercials save the game. The other great part of the Super Bowl is the prop... Read more »

Super Bowl - Saints vs. Colts: Who Ya Got?

  Sunday gave football fans an AFC Championship game that ended as expected, with Peyton Manning and his veteran Indianapolis Colts running away from the New York Jets. Sunday also gave football fans a legendary NFC Championship game, filled with big plays, bad plays, turnovers and eventually tears as the New Orleans Saints eliminated the... Read more »