Zak Keefer

Zak Keefer


Covering the Indianapolis Colts for the @indystar, and occasionally other things for @usatodaysports. Adjunct professor at @IUMediaSchool.

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Latest One Percent Better w/ @HolderStephen ⁩: On the loss of Marlon Mack, Philip Rivers’ Colts debut and what we’re still worried about heading into Week 2

Of the 130 modern-era nominees for the @ProFootballHOF  Class of 2021: Peyton Manning, Reggie Wayne, Dallas Clark and Bob Sanders. Edgerrin James, remember, was voted into the Class of 2020 and will be enshrined next August.

Colts WR TY Hilton says he watched his two drops from Sunday "probably 70-plus times." "I just got over it on Wednesday, got out of my funk, and I'm ready to go and ready to bounce back in a major way. They better try to stop me."

Colts tight end Jack Doyle has been ruled out of Sunday’s game.

Colts will be working out tight end Hale Hentges on Monday, per source. Hentges made Indy's 53-man roster last September before being released and picked up by Washington.

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If you can believe it, Andrew Luck is on the sideline at this moment, chatting with teammates like nothing is out of the ordinary. A surreal scene.

2 brothers in prison, another killed. Sleepless nights, grief counselors, weight lost. Cast aside by his dream school, labeled one of the worst picks in the draft. Now Darius Leonard is the best rookie in football. The rise – and rage – of The Maniac:

This actually just happened. Reporter: "Is this a must win Sunday?" Falcons player: [blank stare]

Colts GM Chris Ballard opens up — in an impassioned, sometimes-tearful 15-minute speech on the state of racial inequality in our country. This follows two days of meetings w/ players and staff that opened his eyes like never before. Some of his most powerful words below:

Reporting from @pauldehnerjr : "According to sources who have viewed the tape, it shows about eight minutes of footage focusing on recording the Bengals’ sideline. It’s a direct view of the sideline as coaches make signals for plays."

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