Indianapolis Colts : News http://www.colts.com News from the Indianapolis Colts Andrew Luck Ranked No. 51 On NFL’s Top 100 Players List http://www.colts.com/news/article-1/Andrew-Luck-Ranked-No-51-On-NFL’s-Top-100-Players-List/600d00b4-6d30-471a-894b-b9071dc4962d Intro: One week after T.Y. Hilton was ranked the 61st best player in the NFL by his peers, Andrew Luck cracked the list at No. 51. Tue, 23 May 2017 01:48:09 GMT http://www.colts.com/news/article-1/Andrew-Luck-Ranked-No-51-On-NFL’s-Top-100-Players-List/600d00b4-6d30-471a-894b-b9071dc4962d Kevin Bowen 2017-05-23T01:48:09Z Colts Beginning Team Drills During OTA Portion Of Offseason http://www.colts.com/news/article-1/Colts-Beginning-Team-Drills-During-OTA-Portion-Of-Offseason/a577108e-dce8-4175-96f4-a27ae8c9eb8f Intro: The OTA period of the offseason started on Monday for the Colts. OTAs allow for the Colts to get together in a team setting (offense vs. defense) for the first time this in 2017. Mon, 22 May 2017 21:02:25 GMT http://www.colts.com/news/article-1/Colts-Beginning-Team-Drills-During-OTA-Portion-Of-Offseason/a577108e-dce8-4175-96f4-a27ae8c9eb8f Kevin Bowen 2017-05-22T21:02:25Z How “Wide Open” Will The Colts Secondary Look In 2017? http://www.colts.com/news/article-1/How-“Wide-Open”-Will-The-Colts-Secondary-Look-In-2017/9b4f0265-a6c0-4265-81ef-5e382ca617d7 Intro: The surgery news on Clayton Geathers has brought upon another question for the secondary of the Colts in 2017. Just how might the secondary look when September rolls around? Mon, 22 May 2017 17:24:04 GMT http://www.colts.com/news/article-1/How-“Wide-Open”-Will-The-Colts-Secondary-Look-In-2017/9b4f0265-a6c0-4265-81ef-5e382ca617d7 Kevin Bowen 2017-05-22T17:24:04Z ESPN Latest To Project Colts’ 2017 Starting Lineup http://www.colts.com/news/article-1/ESPN-Latest-To-Project-Colts’-2017-Starting-Lineup/274ad041-8d4c-4b40-ad20-f8fd1d78c55d Intro: ESPN writer Mike Wells is the latest to release his way-too-early projections for the Indianapolis Colts’ 2017 starting lineups. Who has he tabbed on offense, defense and special teams? Mon, 22 May 2017 04:06:00 GMT http://www.colts.com/news/article-1/ESPN-Latest-To-Project-Colts’-2017-Starting-Lineup/274ad041-8d4c-4b40-ad20-f8fd1d78c55d Andrew Walker 2017-05-22T04:06:00Z T.Y. Hilton Named To NFLPA’s Rising 50 List — Again http://www.colts.com/news/article-1/TY-Hilton-Named-To-NFLPA’s-Rising-50-List-— Again/ed87893b-7db8-4519-a7fd-3854807c8af7 Intro: Indianapolis Colts wide receiver T.Y. Hilton last week was named to the NFL Players Association’s 2017 “Rising 50” list, which annually identifies players “poised to break out and rank among next season’s top-sellers” of various league merchandise. Mon, 22 May 2017 02:20:09 GMT http://www.colts.com/news/article-1/TY-Hilton-Named-To-NFLPA’s-Rising-50-List-— Again/ed87893b-7db8-4519-a7fd-3854807c8af7 Andrew Walker 2017-05-22T02:20:09Z Colts Mailbag Weekend Edition: Who Is The Nickel Cornerback In 2017? http://www.colts.com/news/article-mailbag/Colts-Mailbag-Weekend-Edition-Who-Is-The-Nickel-Cornerback-In-2017/bbe926ec-512f-49e6-a775-8d08e78d1bfb Intro: In Saturday’s mailbag, readers inquire about the red-zone offense this year, the off-season surgery for Clayton Geathers and the play for the secondary with so many different options. Sat, 20 May 2017 12:06:00 GMT http://www.colts.com/news/article-mailbag/Colts-Mailbag-Weekend-Edition-Who-Is-The-Nickel-Cornerback-In-2017/bbe926ec-512f-49e6-a775-8d08e78d1bfb Kevin Bowen 2017-05-20T12:06:00Z Tarell Basham Becomes Final 2017 Colts Draft Pick To Sign Rookie Contract http://www.colts.com/news/article-1/Tarell-Basham-Becomes-Final-2017-Colts-Draft-Pick-To-Sign-Rookie-Contract/f04ed80c-8ce1-4df3-aa2f-0ff6541e0b9d Intro: The relatively short wait is over for the official contracts of the 2017 draft class. On Friday afternoon, OLB-Tarell Basham became the final Colts’ draftee to sign his rookie contract. Fri, 19 May 2017 19:23:00 GMT http://www.colts.com/news/article-1/Tarell-Basham-Becomes-Final-2017-Colts-Draft-Pick-To-Sign-Rookie-Contract/f04ed80c-8ce1-4df3-aa2f-0ff6541e0b9d Kevin Bowen 2017-05-19T19:23:00Z Urban Meyer Says Malik Hooker Is An “Excellent Tackler” http://www.colts.com/news/article-1/Urban-Meyer-Says-Malik-Hooker-Is-An-“Excellent-Tackler”/060aae2e-4182-4078-b334-92461d786143 Intro: During the draft process, the tackling of Malik Hooker was a hot topic. Here are Chris Ballard and Urban Meyer weighing in on the tackling of the 21-year-old safety. Fri, 19 May 2017 12:50:50 GMT http://www.colts.com/news/article-1/Urban-Meyer-Says-Malik-Hooker-Is-An-“Excellent-Tackler”/060aae2e-4182-4078-b334-92461d786143 Kevin Bowen 2017-05-19T12:50:50Z Colts Hire Former Special Forces Lieutenant Colonel Brian Decker http://www.colts.com/news/article-1/Colts-Hire-Former-Special-Forces-Lieutenant-Colonel-Brian-Decker/3c737e55-48af-4849-bee6-e262c59235c4 Intro: Of all the moves Chris Ballard has made in his first offseason as the general manager of the Indianapolis Colts, the hiring of Brian Decker as personnel strategist is easily one of the most intriguing. Thu, 18 May 2017 21:05:24 GMT http://www.colts.com/news/article-1/Colts-Hire-Former-Special-Forces-Lieutenant-Colonel-Brian-Decker/3c737e55-48af-4849-bee6-e262c59235c4 Kevin Bowen 2017-05-18T21:05:24Z Colts to Visit Fort Wayne for "Colts at Bat" with the Tin Caps This Thursday http://www.colts.com/news/article-1/Colts-to-Visit-Fort-Wayne-for-Colts-at-Bat-with-the-Tin-Caps-This-Thursday/9801f5ee-c558-4e3d-ae11-f3cf4c836c61 "Colts at Bat" features player autographs and on-field performances Thu, 18 May 2017 18:30:00 GMT http://www.colts.com/news/article-1/Colts-to-Visit-Fort-Wayne-for-Colts-at-Bat-with-the-Tin-Caps-This-Thursday/9801f5ee-c558-4e3d-ae11-f3cf4c836c61 Colts.com 2017-05-18T18:30:00Z Fourth-Round Pick Grover Stewart Signs Rookie Contract With Colts http://www.colts.com/news/article-1/Fourth-Round-Pick-Grover-Stewart-Signs-Rookie-Contract-With-Colts/8a938ac5-d974-4b52-92e3-804494989954 Intro: On Thursday, the Colts had two 2017 draft picks sign their rookie contracts. After S-Malik Hooker signed his deal first, DT-Grover Stewart also inked his rookie contract. Thu, 18 May 2017 16:25:16 GMT http://www.colts.com/news/article-1/Fourth-Round-Pick-Grover-Stewart-Signs-Rookie-Contract-With-Colts/8a938ac5-d974-4b52-92e3-804494989954 Kevin Bowen 2017-05-18T16:25:16Z First-Round Pick Malik Hooker Inks Rookie Deal With Colts http://www.colts.com/news/article-1/First-Round-Pick-Malik-Hooker-Inks-Rookie-Deal-With-Colts/5e3e369c-10f3-4489-8ea8-178ff727d396 Intro: On Thursday afternoon, the Colts signed first-round pick Malik Hooker to his rookie contract. Thu, 18 May 2017 15:52:12 GMT http://www.colts.com/news/article-1/First-Round-Pick-Malik-Hooker-Inks-Rookie-Deal-With-Colts/5e3e369c-10f3-4489-8ea8-178ff727d396 Kevin Bowen 2017-05-18T15:52:12Z Joe Philbin Seeing Necessary Strides From Offensive Line http://www.colts.com/news/article-1/Joe-Philbin-Seeing-Necessary-Strides-From-Offensive-Line/ffce47a3-a2c5-4256-ae98-04b4aa4824c1 Intro: The physical nature of the offensive line will not occur for a few more months, but position coach Joe Philbin is seeing what he wants to see from his unit during the offseason program. Thu, 18 May 2017 11:18:29 GMT http://www.colts.com/news/article-1/Joe-Philbin-Seeing-Necessary-Strides-From-Offensive-Line/ffce47a3-a2c5-4256-ae98-04b4aa4824c1 Kevin Bowen 2017-05-18T11:18:29Z Fourth-Round Pick Marlon Mack Signs Rookie Contract With Colts http://www.colts.com/news/article-1/Fourth-Round-Pick-Marlon-Mack-Signs-Rookie-Contract-With-Colts/4c331de1-a1d0-47b4-9fc8-f99cb94ef165 Intro: The lone skill player in the Colts' 2017 draft class has signed his rookie deal. On Wednesday afternoon, Marlon Mack inked his first NFL contract. Wed, 17 May 2017 20:45:51 GMT http://www.colts.com/news/article-1/Fourth-Round-Pick-Marlon-Mack-Signs-Rookie-Contract-With-Colts/4c331de1-a1d0-47b4-9fc8-f99cb94ef165 Kevin Bowen 2017-05-17T20:45:51Z Colts Maintaining Pro Bowl Culture In New-Look Special Teams Group http://www.colts.com/news/article-1/Colts-Maintaining-Pro-Bowl-Culture-In-New-Look-Special-Teams-Group/8a1bf259-e4bd-4b0a-918f-d970b6f734ab Intro: Despite the turnover of punter Pat McAfee and long snapper Matt Overton, the Colts are not wavering in how they view one of the most consistent groups on the roster. Wed, 17 May 2017 16:29:06 GMT http://www.colts.com/news/article-1/Colts-Maintaining-Pro-Bowl-Culture-In-New-Look-Special-Teams-Group/8a1bf259-e4bd-4b0a-918f-d970b6f734ab Kevin Bowen 2017-05-17T16:29:06Z