Indiana Sports

The NBA Draft in a nutshell was on display Monday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. On the one hand, there was Jerian Grant, a senior with an impressive body of work from a prolific career at Notre Dame. On the other was Cameron Payne, an early-entry sophomore who oozes confident and...
Given the weapons at his disposal, Pep Hamilton’s optimism is perfectly understandable. To an offense that franked third in total yards and sixth in scoring last season, the Colts added proven veteran free agents in running back Frank Gore and wide receiver Andre Johnson, and...
If you’re looking for Tom Brady reaction, the Colts locker room was the wrong place. As they have since the issue arose in the aftermath of the AFC Championship game, when the story broke that the Patriots used under-inflated footballs, the players dodged the controversy that...
What has become one of the top events of the early stages of the college basketball season has its dance partners set for this December. And Indiana has drawn the headline matchup of the three in-state teams playing in this year's rendition of the Big Ten/ACC Challenge. The...
Erik Swoope remembers playing basketball against6-8, 294-pound DeMarco Cox. He emerged with a clear recollection. “I figured he was a football player,” Swoope said with a smile. Maybe not yet, but he’s trying. Swoope has been where Cox is at the moment, trying to flip the switch...
Undrafted does not mean unwanted, particularly when it comes to the Indianapolis Colts. A scout to his core, GM Ryan Grigson seems to get almost as pumped about the players signed in the immediate aftermath of the NFL Draft as those he just spent three days selecting – and not...
The Patriots lost, which isn’t easy for an NFL team to do in May. But that doesn’t mean necessarily mean the Colts won, at least when it comes to Deflategate. What began as whispers around the league turned into accusations from the Colts that the Patriots were using under-...
The Colts agreed to terms with 15 undrafted free agents: quarterback Bryan Bennett, wide receiver Quan Bray, cornerback Donald Celiscar, linebacker Cody Galea, linebacker Terrell Hartsfield, linebacker Zachary Hodges, cornerback Joshua Mitchell, wide receiver Ezell Ruffin,...
Jim Irsay plays guitar, even sings a little. But when it comes to the Colts, the man doesn’t dance. Popping into the media room in the gloaming of the NFL Draft this past weekend, Irsay gave his stamp of approval to the job Ryan Grigson and Co. had done acquiring fresh talent...