Indianapolis Colts LB Shaquille Leonard is excluded. WR’s Michael Pittman and Alec Pearce are scheduled to participate

3:38 PM ET Stephen HolderESPN INDIANAPOLIS – Colts linebacker Shaquille Leonard has made ‘progressive progress’ in his return from back surgery but says he hasn’t been able to ‘play winning football and feel confident’ said on Friday. Leonard was ruled out of Sunday’s game against the Kansas City Chiefs despite practicing with the Colts over … Read more

Joe Thomas, Darrell Leavis, Dwight Freeney Lead Year 1 of 2023 Pro Football Hall of Fame Candidates

Six-time All-Pro offensive lineman Joe Thomas, shut-down cornerback Darrell Levis and quick pass rusher Dwight Freeney were selected among 129 candidates for the 2023 class of the Pro Football Hall of Fame 9 tops the list of first-year eligible players. Other first-year qualifiers are Chris Johnson, offensive lineman Jahri Evans, linebackers Navolo Bowman and James … Read more

Why Chris Ballard and Frank Reich Share Responsibility for the Colts’ Horrible Start

Forget “all tip in”. Forget the quarterback they scapegoated to Washington, confident that problems would drive him east. (They were wrong.) Forget the swing they took in the offseason, I’m sure they do the trick. Forget the building belief that the beginning of the year will be different. had Because they’ll learn from last season’s … Read more

Points from NFL Week 2: The Colts flop again. The Browns collapse.dolphins look legit

[Follow our live blog for NFL Week 2 scores and analysis] The NFL’s Week 2 slate featured a miraculous comeback, disappointing performances from prospective players and a season-ending injury to 49ers quarterback Trey Lance. athletic‘s Tim Graham, Jeff Howe, and Dan Pompey analyze what they learned from another amazing Sunday. After opening the season with … Read more

The Indianapolis Colts cut kicker Rodrigo Blankenship after a struggling Week 1.

4:18 PM ET Stephen HolderESPN INDIANAPOLIS — The Colts waived kicker Rodrigo Blankenship on Tuesday, two days after his ongoing struggle to miss a game-winning 42-yard field goal in the season opener culminated. The Colts did not immediately fill the kicker spot on the active roster, instead signing kickers Chase McLaughlin and Lucas Hubrisick to … Read more

2022 NFL Playoff Predictions: Which Team Will Make It? Who Are the #1 Picks?

athleticof NFL experts predict the 14 teams that will make the playoffs this season. Each writer and editor traveled to Arizona in February and was asked to select seven teams from each conference he thought would compete for a chance to play in the Super Bowl. These predictions have nothing to do with the Super … Read more

Indianapolis Colts’ Shaquille Leonard is on track for his first pain-free season since his rookie year.

4:10 PM ET Stephen HolderESPN Indianapolis – The 2022 season could be Colts All-Pro linebacker Shaquille Leonard’s first season with a healthy left ankle. Leonard, who practiced this week for the first time since last season, said he was pain-free for the first time since his 2018 rookie season following recent surgery to correct a … Read more