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Colts-Patriots always a bitter battle
NBC Sports ^ | October 20, 2006 | Tom Curran

Posted on 10/21/2006 3:04:00 PM PDT by Terpfen

Last March, the Indianapolis Colts outbid the Patriots for kicker Adam Vinatieri, a New England icon who’s a pretty good bet to wind up in the Hall of Fame.

A few days after the signing, Colts president Bill Polian did a 20-minute phone interview with WEEI radio, a Boston sorts-talk radio station. Polian spent the time talking about how the Vinatieri signing went down and what a great deal it was for the Colts.

This verbal victory lap galled Patriots officials.

“Do we go on Indianapolis radio every time we beat them in the playoffs?” mused a Patriots source.

(Excerpt) Read more at nbcsports.com ...


TOPICS: Chit/Chat; Miscellaneous; Sports
KEYWORDS: nfl
Hey, guys. This is 2006: you aren't in the same division anymore.
1 posted on 10/21/2006 3:04:01 PM PDT by Terpfen
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To: MikefromOhio; mainepatsfan; cgk; scott says

NFL ping fodder.


2 posted on 10/21/2006 3:04:38 PM PDT by Terpfen (And in the second year, Nick Saban said "Let there be a franchise quarterback...")
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