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Colts to add Ravens receiver Kamar Aiken

New Colts General Manager Chris Ballard has been busy rebuilding his new team with middle-class free agents, and he’s found another one. According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, Ravens wide receiver Kamar Aiken is signing with the Colts. Aiken visited with the Colts last week and the Seahawks yesterday, and apparently liked what…

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Colts sign center/guard Brian Schwenke

The Indianapolis Colts announced on Monday that they have signed former Tennessee Titans center/guard Brian Schwenke. A former fourth-round pick of the Titans, Schwenke made 28 starts in 41 total games over the last four seasons. Durability has been a concern as 2016 was the first time Schwenke had played at least 12 games in…

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Dontari Poe visiting Jaguars, who stay busy

Dontari Poe is apparently intent on taking the tour, and maximizing his value. So he’s making a stop where free agents go to get paid. Via Tiffany Blackmon of the NFL Network, the Chiefs defensive tackle is visiting the Jaguars today, as is running back Latavius Murray. The Jaguars have already brought in defensive end Calais…

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Colts hosting Dontari Poe

The Chris Ballard connection could be bringing a Chief to Indianapolis. The Colts are hosting defensive tackle Dontari Poe, per multiple reports. Poe told Josina Anderson of ESPN that Colts are “trying to get something done.” Via Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, Poe plans to visit the Falcons, Dolphins, and Raiders after that. If,…

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Sunday morning one-liners

LB Lorenzo Alexander isn’t worried about fitting into a new Bills defense. Players who might interest the Dolphins in the secondary stages of free agency. What would a multi-year contract for Patriots CB Malcolm Butler look like? The Jets had RB Travaris Cadet in for a visit. The Ravens say signing RB Danny Woodhead wasn’t…

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Colts cut Patrick Robinson

The Colts have released cornerback Patrick Robinson. The move comes as no surprise. Robinson signed as a free agent last March and played in just seven games, and new Colts General Manager Chris Ballard has been moving on from the old regime’s players. Robinson has played seven NFL seasons with the Saints, Chargers and Colts.…

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Friday morning one-liners

Thursday was a day of change in the Bills secondary. Did the Dolphins gain ground on the Patriots on the first day of free agency? The Patriots’ acquisition of CB Stephon Gilmore leads to new questions. What’s left for the Jets at quarterback in free agency? Picking up WR Mike Wallace’s option shouldn’t have been…

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Thursday morning one-liners

The Buffalo News looked at Donald Trump’s failed attempt to buy the Bills. Sad. The Dolphins hung onto some key backups already. Say this for the Patriots, they are proactive. Oh, this is #asexpected, people trashing former Jets CB Darrelle Revis The Ravens have a big hole on the offensive line now. Keeping WR Brandon…

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Jack Doyle signs new deal with Colts

New Colts General Manager Chris Ballard has made a move to hold onto one of the team’s impending free agents. The Colts have announced that tight end Jack Doyle has re-signed with the team. Mike Garafolo of NFL Media reports that it is a three-year deal. No financial details have been reported. Doyle went undrafted in 2013…

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Chuck Pagano on future: “We’re all on one-day contracts”

Technically speaking, Chuck Pagano has three years left on his contract. But the Colts coach and cliche-master said Thursday he knows his leash is shorter than that, and perhaps one-1,095th that long. “I think we all understand the expectations that come with this job,” Pagano said. “We’re all on one-day contracts. That’s how I look…

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Colts not talking about Andrew Luck’s recovery timeline

The Colts announced that quarterback Andrew Luck had right shoulder surgery in January and owner Jim Irsay added that the team expected Luck would be ready for the start of the regular season. There was also a report at the time that Luck would be able to start throwing in three months, but there hasn’t…

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Thursday morning one-liners

Bills WR Sammy Watkins‘ rehab from foot surgery is on schedule. The Dolphins may get priced out of the WR Kenny Stills market after deciding to not tag him. The Patriots aren’t afraid of earning success the hard way. Jets coach Todd Bowles is leaving the Combine to attend the funeral of his ex-wife, but…

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Thursday morning one-liners

The Bills have a decision to make with RT Jordan Mills. The Dolphins signed a pretty good class of free agents yesterday. Patriots QB Tom Brady had some fun with the theft of his Super Bowl jersey. Wait, not everyone thinks the Jets and QB Jay Cutler would be a good mix? Impossible. Ravens LT…

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Jim Irsay says coach, new G.M. are “clicking on all cylinders”

He would have said the team is running like a “fine-tuned machine,” but that phrase already has been used this week. Instead, Colts owner Jim Irsay took to Twitter to declare that his head coach, Chuck Pagano, and new G.M., Chris Ballard, are “clicking on all cylinders.” Irsay added that quarterback Andrew Luck “is healing”…

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Sunday morning one-liners

New stadium talks aren’t happening with the Bills. The Dolphins’ efforts to raise funds to fight cancer continued with a bike ride Saturday. A last look back at the Patriots’ grades for the Super Bowl. If the Jets want to add a power back in free agency, here are a few possibilities. The Ravens will…

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