Colts Chatter: Michael Pittman Jr. On Early Learning Curve, Being A Reliable Blocker
Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Michael Pittman Jr. talked to local reporters today via video conference. What did he have to say about his early learning curve at the wide receiver position, why he takes so much pride in run blocking and more? Here's the latest edition of "Colts Chatter."
Bubba Ventrone: Rodrigo Blankenship 'Probably The Most Unique Guy That I've Coached'
Indianapolis Colts special teams coordinator Bubba Ventrone spoke to local reporters today via video conference. What did he have to say about his early impressions of rookie kicker Rodrigo Blankenship, his approach when it comes to the field position battle, Nyheim Hines' abilities as a punt returner and more?
Nick Sirianni On Replacing Parris Campbell, Confidence In Mo Alie-Cox, More Touches For Nyheim Hines
Indianapolis Colts offensive coordinator Nick Sirianni today spoke to local reporters via video conference. What's the latest on the team's efforts to replace injured slot receiver Parris Campbell, a career day from tight end Mo Alie-Cox and why Nyheim Hines had so few touches against the Vikings?
Matt Eberflus On Week 2 Defensive Improvements, Julian Blackmon's Debut, Sudden Change At Cornerback
Indianapolis Colts defensive coordinator Matt Eberflus today spoke to local reporters via video conference. What's the latest on the team's defensive surge in its Week 2 victory, rookie safety Julian Blackmon's impressive debut, how the Colts quickly dealt with Rock Ya-Sin being inactive and more?
Roster Moves: S Ibraheim Campbell & CB Tremon Smith Elevated To Active Roster; WR Parris Campbell & S Malik Hooker Placed On IR; TEs Hale Hentges & Ethan Wolf Signed To Practice Squad
The Indianapolis Colts today elevated safety Ibraheim Campbell and cornerback Tremon Smith to the 53-man roster from the practice squad and signed tight ends Hale Hentges and Ethan Wolf to the practice squad. The team also placed wide receiver Parris Campbell and safety Malik Hooker on the Injured Reserve list and released tight end Charlie Taumoepeau from the practice squad.
Vote For Colts' Jonathan Taylor For NFL Rookie Of The Week Award
Running back Jonathan Taylor had a successful first-career start Sunday in the Indianapolis Colts' Week 2 victory over the Minnesota Vikings, earning his first 100-yard performance and scoring his first touchdown. Now he's a nominee for the NFL Rookie of the Week award.
After Strong Debut, Julian Blackmon Facing Larger Role At Safety
Indianapolis Colts rookie safety Julian Blackmon on Sunday made his NFL debut against the Minnesota Vikings, about 9 1/2 months after undergoing surgery for a torn ACL suffered in his final collegiate game. The loss of starter Malik Hooker, plus Blackmon's strong performance, could mean a larger role for the Utah product moving forward.
Injury Updates: Parris Campbell To Miss Time, Malik Hooker Out For Season, Rock Ya-Sin's Immediate Status Unknown
Indianapolis Colts head coach Frank Reich today gave updates on several injured or sick players, including wide receiver Parris Campbell, safety Malik Hooker, cornerback Rock Ya-Sin and linebacker Matthew Adams.
Jonathan Taylor, Mo Alie-Cox Prove More Than Capable As New Starters
Whether it was running back Jonathan Taylor replacing Marlon Mack or tight end Mo Alie-Cox filling in for Jack Doyle, both youngsters thrived Sunday in starting roles for the Indianapolis Colts' offense in their 28-11 Week 2 victory over the Minnesota Vikings.