INDIANAPOLIS –It's the offseason, so Colts.com takes a look at some tweets from Colts players to get an idea of what they are up to during their down time.
Free agency talks are going to ramp up in the coming weeks. Jerrell Freeman and Dwayne Allen have prepared themselves with agent Drew Rosenhaus. The new league year begins on March 9 and Rosenhaus will be the man to find new contracts for Freeman and Allen. Rosenhaus, arguably the NFL's most influential agent, has agreed to deals before with Ryan Grigson and the Colts.
Over on Colts RoundUp, we have an update from the USO Tour. Chuck Pagano, Mike Adams, Anthony Castonzo, D'Qwell Jackson and Pat McAfee are traveling the Far East visiting troops. When Pagano returns to Indianapolis over the weekend, it's going to be a quick turnaround for the Colts head coach with the Combine starting up next week.
With comedian Mike Epps in town over the weekend, Robert Mathis and T.Y. Hilton stopped by to see the big Colts fan. Epps was born in Indianapolis and typically frequents a Colts game or two during the season.
Davis and the Colts will get the earliest start of anyone on the 2016 preseason. In playing the NFL's first preseason game on Aug. 7, 2016, that means the Colts will head to Training Camp one week prior to the normal report date. The Colts will also play five preseason games in 2016. A road trip to Green Bay is on the Colts regular season slate.