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  • Where were you 35 years ago? (Joe guarantees a win)

    01/12/2005 3:58:07 PM PST · by bikepacker67 · 116 replies · 1,499+ views
    vanity times
    If it wasn't for Superbowl III, who knows what would have become of the upstart AFC. Thank you Jets - for being useful for once!
  • LIVE THREAD - NFL Wildcard Sunday - 9 January 2005 (Broncos/Colts, Vikings/Packers)

    01/09/2005 8:59:17 AM PST · by CounterCounterCulture · 841 replies · 12,799+ views
    NFL Wildcard Sunday - 9 January 2005 VS Denver Broncos/Indianapolis Colts VS Minnesota Vikings/Green Bay Packers
  • Third explosion in eight days injures three ~ Indianapolis

    01/09/2005 6:57:51 AM PST · by Elle Bee · 27 replies · 1,081+ views
    WTHR ^ | January 9,2005 | Alex Sanz/Eyewitness News
    Third explosion in eight days injures three Alex Sanz/Eyewitness News Saturday's blasts marked the third such incidents since New Year's Eve last Friday.  The explosions occurred underground on West Market Street where it meets Capitol Avenue, and sent three people to the hospital with minor injuries. "We had what I consider a major explosion.  It sounded literally like a sonic boom." said Indianapolis firefighter John Harding.The force of the blast shattered store-front windows, ripped gashes in concrete floors and shook buildings for blocks.Witness Jack Bayt recalled, "You can see the glass and the door frame laying on the street." Tonight, the...
  • Peterson Outlines Plan To Pay For Colts Stadium

    12/20/2004 11:43:23 AM PST · by agenda_express · 26 replies · 961+ views
    Peterson Outlines Plan To Pay For Colts StadiumIndy Mayor Wants Pull-Tabs To Help Pay For Stadium December 20, 2004 INDIANAPOLIS -- The city will ask the General Assembly to approve pull-tab legislation to help pay for a new stadium deal that would keep the NFL's Colts in Indianapolis for 30 years, Mayor Bart Peterson said Monday. The city will ask lawmakers to approve pull tabs, which are slot machine-like devices, for horse racing tracks in Anderson and Shelbyville and an off-track betting parlor in Indianapolis, Peterson said at a news conference. Colts owner Jim Irsay and the NFL will contribute...
  • WHO WATCHED FOOTBALL TODAY??

    11/25/2004 11:36:09 PM PST · by HeroMyth · 2 replies · 346+ views
    I watched football today!! | 11/25/04 | HeroMyth
    Did ANYONE see the game that Manning played today? 6 TD's!!! 4 in the first HALF!!!
  • Colts closer to taxpayer-funded stadium (my title)

    11/08/2004 3:21:09 PM PST · by mysterio · 12 replies · 505+ views
    WTHR Eyewitness News ^ | November 8, 2004 | Mary Milz
    Indianapolis, Nov. 8 - Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay led fans in a cheer during the midday pep rally. The crowd was pumped about the team's first Monday night showdown in four seasons. Colts fan Matt Fultz considers it "a big deal, because Monday Night, national stage, it's a great time, atmosphere, rally the community." The crowd was also pumped about keeping the Colts in Indianapolis. Irsay, who has remained relatively tightlipped about talks with city officials, told fans the team's future is here. "We're working hard on getting a new home south of the dome. The future is bright....
  • Wear your Bush T-shirt!!!

    10/03/2004 7:40:24 PM PDT · by hiltonhead · 5 replies · 361+ views
    This is the first time I have ever been to this website. I apologize if I get the process incorrect. I just want to encourage everyone to get to a sporting event wearing your favorite Bush t-shirt. My wife and I attended the Jaguars-Colts game today in Jacksonville, we were wearing our "W - The President" t-shirts, we had clode to 100 or so people come up and say "I like your shirt" or "where did you get that?" or the best one, and the reason I found this website "you must be a member of FreeRepublic", my response was,...
  • Titans 17, Colts 31 - worst officiating in history of NFL!

    09/19/2004 1:38:35 PM PDT · by Phsstpok · 33 replies · 582+ views
    NFL, CBS ^ | 9/22/04 | self
    The Titans dominated the first quarter, but the refs decided that little Peyton Manning was being treated unfairly, so they had to help him. The calls were the most grotesque jokes I've ever seen.
  • NFL Conference Championship Predictions

    01/17/2004 9:17:58 AM PST · by WinOne4TheGipper · 9 replies · 294+ views
    NFL ^ | 1/17/04 | will1776
    Go ahead and post your predictions for this weekend's games here.
  • NFL Officials: Leaping Penalty on Tampa Was Correct

    10/07/2003 9:38:56 AM PDT · by GulliverSwift · 85 replies · 343+ views
    NEW YORK - The NFL upheld the penalty on leaping Simeon Rice (news), a call that gave the Indianapolis Colts (news) a second chance at a field goal that beat the Tampa Bay Buccaneers (news) in overtime. Rice was penalized Monday night for unsportsmanlike conduct after jumping in an attempt to block Mike Vangerjagt's unsuccessful 40-yard field goal. Vanderjagt received another chance and made a 29-yarder that caromed off the right upright. The Colts won 38-35 in overtime after rallying from a three-touchdown deficit in the last four minutes of regulation. The league confirmed Tuesday what referee Johnnie Grier...
  • The Colts Win! The Colts Win!

    10/06/2003 10:01:16 PM PDT · by ConservativeMan55 · 13 replies · 135+ views
    The Colts Win! The optimist in me knew it could happen! The Indianapolis Colts scored 4 touchdowns in 4 minutes and went into overtime and won! This is the first time in NFL History this has ever happened!!!
  • A's-Red Sox game 5, MNFootball, Rush/ESPCN debate - its The Best Dang Sports Thread

    10/06/2003 5:32:31 PM PDT · by Diddle E. Squat · 707 replies · 1,240+ views
    fox, abc and espcn | 10/6/03 | Bill Buckner, Vida Blue, Johnny Unitas & Steve Young
    Anybody watching?
  • NFL Football Discussion Thread ~ Final Week of Regular Season

    12/28/2002 10:07:35 AM PST · by CounterCounterCulture · 595 replies · 1,818+ views
    *** USELESS VANITY THREAD *** And thus begins the official end to the season of 20 NFL teams as the 12 survivors jockey for their post-season slots this weekend. AFC East Team W L T Miami 9 6 0 N.Y. Jets 8 7 0 New England 8 7 0 Buffalo 7 8 0 AFC North Team W L T y-Pittsburgh 9 5 1 Cleveland 8 7 0 Baltimore 7 8 0 Cincinnati 2 13 0 AFC South Team W L T y-Tennessee 10 5 0 Indianapolis 9 6 0 Jacksonville 6 9 0 Houston 4 11 0 AFC West Team...
  • Johnny Unitas: Simply, the best - Former Colts QB was the 'ultimate triggerman'

    09/12/2002 6:25:13 AM PDT · by MeekOneGOP · 51 replies · 1,977+ views
    The Dallas Morning News ^ | September 12, 2002 | Rick Gosselin
    Johnny Unitas: Simply, the best Former Colts QB was the 'ultimate triggerman' 09/12/2002 If you wanted to build the perfect quarterback for your NFL team, you'd take the mind of Joe Montana, the body of John Elway, the rifle arm of Brett Favre, the feathery touch of Dan Marino and the swagger of Joe Namath. Or you could just hand the football to Johnny Unitas. The greatest quarterback ever to take an NFL snap died Wednesday of a heart attack. He was 69. More than 40 years ago, Unitas gave the NFL its definition for how the position should be...
  • Indianapolis to lose NFL Franchise? (My title)

    07/03/2002 9:30:30 PM PDT · by VaBthang4 · 86 replies · 577+ views
    www.coltsnews.com ^ | July 3rd 2002 | Brian L. Casserly
    Indianapolis: Press on or back to "Sleepytown"? By Brian L Casserly Date: Jul 3, 2002 Recent gases from the bowels of a "scientific poll" sponsored jointly by the Indianapolis Star and local TV station WTHR have a majority of the "400" people questioned (in a metropolitan area comprising over 1 million people) up in arms over the idea of the City Government assisting to fund a new stadium for the Colts. My short and sweet remarks are as follows: Who cares? Build it anyway. For those keen to the long version I'll continue. As a competent American with a pulse...