| Apr 16, 2012
| 4:04 PM
Sixth in a series exploring the April 26-28 NFL draft. Next: Receivers.
Many teams would love to find a big tight end who can run, catch and block like Rob Gronkowski, but they won't find one in this draft. The talent is limited, though the draft does...
| Apr 27, 2012
| 3:50 PM
NEW YORK CITY - Andrew Luck was the focal point of the first four months of 2012.
On Friday the spent most of the night making sure he'd get the help he'd need.
With three picks on Friday night the Colts went all offense, selecting a pair of tight...
| Dec 16, 2012
| 12:28 PM
HOUSTON - Opportunity was abound in the spacious confines of Reliant Stadium Sunday afternoon.
The Colts had not only a chance to stay alive in the AFC South race with a victory over the Texans, the also had a shot to prove they were a team that could...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 9:54 AM
This time last year Andrew Luck and the rest of the Colts rookies were wrapping up their final week of the college football regular season. In 2012 the schedule is much different, the NFL season extends into the final week of December and that doesn't...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 11:47 AM
The Colts and Patriots have played each other every year for the past ten seasons. It's a rivarly that has extended into the playoffs and on Sunday rookie quarterback Andrew Luck gets to experience it for the first time. "It’s a big game obviously,...
| Oct 2, 2012
| 6:38 PM
Just a day after finding out their coach has leukemia, some Colts players visited with cancer patients in the hospital.
Matt Overton, Dwayne Allen, Kyle Miller and Dominique Jones spent part of their off day at the IU Simon Cancer Center Tuesday. It&...
| Jan 26, 2012
| 4:33 PM
NFL Network has extensive coverage of Super Bowl XLVI this weekend, plus coverage of the Senior Bowl on Saturday, Jan. 28, at 4pm ET, and practice and pregame coverage of the Pro Bowl from Hawaii. Other highlights include a reair of Super Bowl XLII...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 9:54 PM
Bricklayers no longer need apply for the job of Bears tight end.
The Mike Martz idea of a tight end who is good only for moving heavy objects is passe. The new Bears want a tight end who can run, jump and catch — and maybe even dunk a football over...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 7:09 PM
SOUTH BEND -- Cierre Wood was feeling the heat Saturday and Monday, and it had nothing to do with the Notre Dame junior's new tag-teammate at running back, Theo Riddick.
Irish head football coach Brian Kelly decided to crank the thermostat in the...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 5:37 AM
Transfers and suspensions can radically alter depth charts. Coaching staffs can change on a dime, witness North Carolina’s purging of Butch Davis last July.
But after Sunday’s deadline to declare for the NFL draft, now’s as good a...
| Feb 18, 2012
| 3:02 PM
Illinois' Whitney Mercilus is one of the highest-rated defensive end prospects in this year's NFL draft. The first-team All-American and first-team Big Ten performer will chronicle his experience leading up to the April draft for the Tribune.