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Dec 15

Where the Colts will pick in the NFL draft

Insider Stephen Holder and columnist Gregg Doyel discuss another second half let down by the Indianapolis Colts. The Indianapolis Colts picked up a big win last night. Yes, they lost to the Denver Broncos but with no hope for the playoffs, this season …

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Dec 15

Colts losses weigh on retail and restaurant sales

Stephen Holder and Gregg Doyel discuss how the Indianapolis Colts fell to the Buffalo Bills 13-7 in overtime. The Colts habit of loss has brought a hushed sense of disappointment to local retailers that carry the NFL team’s merchandise.  Numerous calls to licensed Colts shops throughout Indianapolis

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Dec 15

Doyel: Injury to Colts’ Brandon Williams latest reminder that the NFL is a monster

Insider Stephen Holder and columnist Gregg Doyel discuss another second half let down by the Indianapolis Colts. INDIANAPOLIS – The Brandon Williams video is shocking. Violence, velocity, brutality – not there, any of it – and I think that’s what makes the video so terrifying. Nothing happened, nothing

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Dec 15

Insider: Collapsing Colts now one loss from history

Give them credit: The Indianapolis Colts are one loss from history. Nine times this season they’ve taken a lead into halftime, a remarkable feat considering how bad this football team is. And seven times they’ve blown it, lost that lead and lost the ballgame. That’s one blown lead away from

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Dec 15

Color rush uniforms gets mixed reviews, suggestions from fans

The Indianapolis Colts debuted their color rush uniforms Thursday night against the Denver Broncos. Given that these teams entered the game in position to pick in the top five in next year’s NFL Draft, it needed something extra to draw eyeballs. The primary feature for the Colts is the addition of

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Dec 14

Insider: Giving up too many second-chance points hurting Pacers on consistent basis

Insider Clifton Brown and columnist Gregg Doyel discuss the Indiana Pacers’ loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder. (December 2017) INDIANAPOLIS – Wednesday night was not the first time the Indiana Pacers were manhandled in the paint this season. Just the most recent time. It was part of a trend for the

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Dec 14

Insider: Giving up too many second-chance points hurting Pacers on consistent basis

Insider Clifton Brown and columnist Gregg Doyel discuss the Indiana Pacers’ loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder. INDIANAPOLIS – Wednesday night was not the first time the Indiana Pacers were manhandled in the paint this season. Just the most recent time. It was part of a trend for the Pacers, who ranked

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Dec 14

Pacers’ Victor Oladipo: ‘We might have wanted it too bad’

Insider Clifton Brown and columnist Gregg Doyel discuss the Indiana Pacers’ loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder. INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Pacers had compiled an impressive resume in relative obscurity. They racked up quality wins against big-time opponents (San Antonio, Cleveland, Detroit to name

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Dec 14

Pacers’ Victor Oladipo: ‘We might have wanted it too bad’

Insider Clifton Brown and columnist Gregg Doyel discuss the Indiana Pacers’ loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder. INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Pacers had compiled an impressive resume in relative obscurity. They racked up quality wins against big-time opponents (San Antonio, Cleveland, Detroit to name

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Dec 14

Indianapolis wins 2021 NBA All-Star game, to be played at Bankers Life

The Indiana Pacers will host the 2021 NBA All-Star Game. INDIANAPOLIS – Larry Bird may never climb inside an Indy car again. However, Bird was willing to do anything, well almost anything, to help the Indiana Pacers make their successful bid to host th…

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Dec 14

Watch Pacers fans boo Paul George’s Bankers Life Fieldhouse introduction

Fans weigh in whether they should boo Paul George or not. Welcome back, PG.  He was introduced as a member of the Oklahoma City Thunder at Bankers Life Fieldhouse moments ago, his first return to Indianapolis since being traded there this offseason.  W…

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Dec 13

Colts starters Ryan Kelly, Nate Hairston, Donte Moncrief to miss Broncos game

Despite 3-10 record, the Indianapolis Colts want to finish the season strong. INDIANAPOLIS –Indianapolis Colts center Ryan Kelly will miss his third consecutive game with concussion symptoms when the Indianapolis hosts the Denver Broncos Thursday night…

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Dec 13

Tony Stewart crashes in sprint car race in New Zealand

For someone who is retired, Tony Stewart sure is busy. The Columbus, Ind., native and two-time Brickyard 400 champion zipped off to New Zealand for some vacation, which, in his case, includes racing. He ended up on his side in a winged sprint car durin…

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Dec 13

Tony Stewart crashes in sprint car race in New Zealand

Columbus’ Tony Stewart talks about his last ride around Indianapolis Motor Speedway following Sunday’s Brickyard 400. (Curt Cavin / IndyStar) For someone who is retired, Tony Stewart sure is busy. The Columbus, Ind., native and two-time Brickyard 400 champion zipped off to New Zealand for some

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Dec 13

Pacers Thunder live blog: How to watch Paul George’s return to Bankers Life Fieldhouse

Former Pacer Paul George says he won’t lose sleep over fans booing tonight. Tonight is just another game between the Oklahoma City Thunder and Indiana Pacers. Just kidding. Paul George is coming back to Indy. The Pacers are expecting it to be a sellout. Paul George expects there to be boos, but Herb

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Dec 13

Colts vs. Broncos: Let the kids play

Despite 3-10 record, the Indianapolis Colts want to finish the season strong. Five things I think ahead of the Indianapolis Colts (3-10) hosting the Denver Broncos (4-9) Thursday night at Lucas Oil Stadium (8:25 p.m., TV: NBC/NFL Network/Amazon Prime V…

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