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Colts Draft OT Denzell Goode in the 7th Round

With the penultimate pick in the 2015 NFL Draft, the Colts selected offensive tackle Denzell Goode out of Mars Hill University, North Carolina – no, Indy residents, not the Mars Hill neighborhood on the south side. Here’s what we know about Goode: He is massive, 6-7, 320, and he played college football. That is about […]

STARKVILLE, MS - NOVEMBER 2:  Josh Robinson #13 of the Mississippi State Bulldogs carries the ball for a first down against the Arkansas Razorbacks in the first half at Davis Wade Stadium on November 2, 2014 in Starkville, Mississippi. (Photo by Butch Dill/Getty Images)

Colts draft RB Josh Robinson and LB Amarlo Herrera in the 6th Round

The Colts had two 6th round picks very close together, selecting RB Josh Robinson and LB Amarlo Herrera. Robinson With the 205th overall pick in the draft Indianapolis added some depth at running back with Mississippi State’s Josh Robinson (5-8, 215), a 2014 All-SEC selection last year, who came in 3rd in the conference and […]

PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 01:  Defensive tackle David Parry #58 of the Stanford Cardinal celebrates a fumble by the Michigan State Spartans during the 100th Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio at the Rose Bowl on January 1, 2014 in Pasadena, California.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Colts Pick Stanford DT David Parry in the 5th Round

The Colts decided on another Stanford defensive lineman with the 151st overall pick, DT David Parry. Parry (6-1, 308) had 34 total tackles, 7.5 for a loss, and 4.5 sacks last season for the Cardinal. A top performer on the bench press at the combine with 34 reps, Parry has loads of upper body strength. […]

DUBLIN, IRELAND - AUGUST 30:   Jesse James #18 of Penn State is tackled by Clayton Geathers #26 of UCF during the Croke Park Classic American Football match between Penn State v Central Florida at Croke Park Stadium on August 30, 2014 in Dublin, Ireland.  (Photo by Patrick Bolger/Getty Images)

Colts Draft UCF Safety Clayton Geathers in the 4th Round

More defense. The Colts made strong safety Clayton Geathers from Central Florida the 109th pick in the NFL draft. Indy definitely needed another safety, and they finally have one. Here’s what we know about Geathers: He plays football (There isn’t much out there on him, as is often the case late in the draft). His […]

TEMPE, AZ - DECEMBER 07:  defensive end Henry Anderson #91 of the Stanford Cardinalduring the Pac 12 Championship game against the Arizona State Sun Devils at Sun Devil Stadium on December 7, 2013 in Tempe, Arizona. The Carindal defeated the Sun Devils 38-14.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Colts Select DE Henry Anderson, Stanford in the Third Round

With the Colts’ 3rd pick, they drafted DE Henry Anderson. Grigson is indeed addressing the defense after all. Colts’ Twitter was/is in love with Anderson – even the 1000 mocks I did leading up to the draft had Anderson in about 50% of them. Aside from Nose Tackle, Defensive End was a need for the […]


Colts Get to Work on Defense, Draft CB D’Joun Smith from FAU

Your wait for a defensive draft pick is over. After trading down from 61 to 65 (first pick in the 3rd round), the Colts have selected Florida Atlantic cornerback D’Joun Smith (5-10, 187). This looks like a good best player available pick that also fills a need. Indianapolis does not have a deep group of […]

What to Expect: Phillip Dorsett

Welcome to What to Expect, a long-running Colts Authority tradition that reminds the world that once-upon-a-time, I used to write football articles. Each spring, I evaluate the picks the Colts make, and try to set realistic baselines for player performance based on recent drafts of similar players. Keep in mind that this series does not […]

MIAMI GARDENS, FL - OCTOBER 11: Phillip Dorsett #4 of the Miami Hurricanes runs for a third quarter touchdown against the Cincinnati Bearcats on October 11, 2014 at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Colts Surprise us all with a Wide Receiver, Miami’s Phillip Dorsett

  Annnnd…with the 29th overall pick in the NFL Draft, just over three hours after it began, the Indianapolis Colts select…A WIDE RECEIVER?! Phillip Dorsett from Miami University. After rumors swirled about Twitter that Indy was preparing to pick T.Y. Hilton 2.0 (a smaller, speedy wide receiver), they, well, did. With needs everywhere at every […]

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JANUARY 02:  Landon Collins #26 of the Alabama Crimson Tide celebrates after intercepting the ball against the Oklahoma Sooners during the Allstate Sugar Bowl at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 2, 2014 in New Orleans, Louisiana.  (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Draft Conversations: Who Should the Colts take at No. 29, Part II

Throughout this offseason, Colts Authority will be engaging in conversation with Colts writers about a number of topics. With this week marking the NFL draft, we will be releasing parts of a discussion between the Colts Authority staff, guest writers and staff of Draft Indy throughout the week. This is Part 2, you can view […]

Ranking the Colts’ Top First-Round Needs

Welcome Tim Forsyth II, former co-owner of Go Colts Dammit, to the CA team. A long-time Colts fan with an itch to write, Tim will be contributing periodically here on CA and can be found on Twitter at the handle

BOULDER, CO - OCTOBER 25:  Linebacker Eric Kendricks #6 of the UCLA Bruins runs with the football after making an interception during the first quarter against the Colorado Buffaloes at Folsom Field on October 25, 2014 in Boulder, Colorado. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Draft Conversations: Who Should the Colts Take At No. 29?

Throughout this offseason, Colts Authority will be engaging in conversation with Colts writers about a number of topics. With this week marking the NFL draft, we will be releasing parts of a discussion between the Colts Authority staff, guest writers and staff of Draft Indy throughout the week. – KJR

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 28:  A general view of the draft stage during the 2011 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on April 28, 2011 in New York City.  (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Colts NFL Draft Notebook: New Philosophy at Safety?

Well, after a slow month of April, full of mock drafts, mock draft debates, and mocks of mock drafts, yesterday was finally time for the man pulling the trigger (figuratively) on draft day to chat with the media in Indianapolis. And, digging into his quotes, he had some things to say that could actually shed […]