- Selected by the Colts in the first round (sixth overall) of the 2018 NFL Draft.
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"Colts DNA" Instilled in Rookie All-Pros
Head coach Frank Reich says the team noticed both Quenton Nelson and Darius Leonard had the makeup and DNA of a "Colts player" even before drafting them. Both players earned First-Team All Pro honors on Friday, which marks the first time rookie NFL teammates have earned that honor since 1965.
Quenton Nelson Named To NFL.com's 2020 'All-Analytics Team'
The return on investment that the Indianapolis Colts have seen since drafting Quenton Nelson with the sixth-overall pick in the 2018 NFL Draft has resulted in him becoming arguably the best interior offensive lineman in the NFL. Recently, NFL.com's Cynthia Frelund gave Nelson the left guard spot on her "All-Analytics Team," which identifies the players with the most impact on their team's ability to win.
Three Colts Make NFL.com's 2020 All-Under-25 Team
According to NFL.com, the Indianapolis Colts have three solid, young building blocks on their roster in right tackle Braden Smith, left guard Quenton Nelson and linebacker Bobby Okereke. The trio has been named to Marc Sessler's NFL 2020 All-Under-25 Team.
Three Colts Named To Pete Prisco's Top 100 NFL Players Of 2020 List
The Indianapolis Colts are a young team on the rise, and three of their players have made CBS Sports Pete Prisco's Top 100 NFL Players of 2020 list: guard Quenton Nelson, defensive tackle DeForest Buckner and linebacker Darius Leonard.
Quenton Nelson Named To Pro Football Focus' "Top 25 Players Under 25" List
It's now that time of year in which Indianapolis Colts All-Pro guard Quenton Nelson will be hitting the charts on best-of lists across the NFL media landscape. Now up is Pro Football Focus' list of the top 25 NFL players under the age of 25, in which Nelson ranks No. 2 in the league.
How The Colts Turned Three First-Round Picks Into Nine Key Contributors
The Indianapolis Colts have held first-round picks in 2018, 2019 and 2020, and in all three years they have either traded down in, or completely out of, the first round to accumulate more valuable selections or, in the case of DeForest Buckner, acquired a star player. From Quenton Nelson to Michael Pittman Jr., check out the Colts' moves and the players they've picked up.
These Colts Just Missed The Cut For NFL 2010s All-Decades Team
The NFL and the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Monday announced the 2010s All-Decades Team, and although one former Indianapolis Colts player, running back Frank Gore, made the cut, which current and former Colts likely just narrowly missed out on the honor?
Jim Irsay On Philip Rivers, DeForest Buckner Moves, Peyton Manning And More
Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay this week joined host Jeffrey Gorman for a lengthy interview on the Colts Official Podcast, where the two discussed the Philip Rivers and DeForest Buckner moves, Quenton Nelson's historic start to his career, taking Peyton Manning No. 1 overall, Irsay's life in and out of football and much more.
Nick Sirianni Talks Offensive Evaluations, Jacoby Brissett, Offensive Line
Indianapolis Colts offensive coordinator Nick Sirianni this week is a guest on the Colts Official Podcast, where he discusses how the staff approaches evaluating the 2019 season, quarterback Jacoby Brissett, the team's offensive line and much more.
Jack Doyle Scores Touchdown As AFC Tops NFC, 38-33
The four Indianapolis Colts players taking part in Sunday's 2020 NFL Pro Bowl game — tight end Jack Doyle, center Ryan Kelly, linebacker Darius Leonard and guard Quenton Nelson — were all victorious, as the AFC topped the NFC, 38-33, at Camping World Stadium in Orlando, Fla.
Quenton Nelson Selected To PFWA's All-NFL Team; Nelson, Darius Leonard Named To All-AFC Team
The Pro Football Writers of America today began announcing its 2019 awards; Indianapolis Colts guard Quenton Nelson made the PFWA All-NFL Team, while Nelson and linebacker Darius Leonard were named to the PFWA All-AFC Team.
UPDATED: Three Colts Ruled Out, Two Doubtful Sunday Against Jaguars
The Indianapolis Colts have ruled out three players — defensive end/tackle Denico Autry, running back Jordan Wilkins and cornerback Quincy Wilson — while two others — cornerback Kenny Moore II and safety Khari Willis — are doubtful for Sunday's Week 17 contest against the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Quenton Nelson Enters League's Concussion Protocol
Indianapolis Colts Pro Bowl left guard Quenton Nelson on Sunday suffered a concussion in the team's Week 16 matchup against the Carolina Panthers; head coach Frank Reich said today he's "hopeful and optimistic" that Nelson will "recover quickly."
Darius Leonard, Quenton Nelson Selected To 2020 Pro Bowl
The National Football League announced tonight that two standout second-year Indianapolis Colts stars — linebacker Darius Leonard and guard Quenton Nelson — were selected for the 2020 Pro Bowl roster. The game will be played Saturday, Jan. 26, at Camping World Stadium in Orlando, Fla., and televised on ESPN.
Darius Leonard's Big Day Lands Him On Pro Football Focus' 'Team Of The Week'
Indianapolis Colts linebacker Darius Leonard had a superstar day on Sunday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, earning a spot on Pro Football Focus' "NFL Week 14 Team of the Week." Guard Quenton Nelson also stood out as one of the best run-blocking offensive linemen of the week.
Colts' Youth Earns High Week 13 Grades From Pro Football Focus
The Indianapolis Colts controlled the first half of Week 13's contest against the Tennessee Titans, but things got away from them in the second half in a 31-17 loss at Lucas Oil Stadium. Despite the loss, several Colts players had quality performances, ranking near the top of their positional groups, according to Pro Football Focus.