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The Indianapolis Colts prioritized resigning their own players in the opening days of NFL free agency.  It was par the course for GM Chris Ballard and company; big, splashy signings just for the sake of signing someone is not how he operates. For some Colts fans, that can be incredibly frustrating, especially as rumors fly […]

The Purdue Boilermakers once again enter the NCAA Tournament as a #1-seed and will play a #16-seed in their first game on Friday.   Even with all the expectations and pressure that comes with that for this program, Purdue head coach Matt Painter is optimistic, especially given how his team finished the season. He expressed as […]

The Indiana Hoosiers saw their season come to a painful end in the Big Ten Tournament, where they were blown out by Nebraska 93-66 in the quarterfinals.  The loss ensured that the Hoosiers would not make the NCAA Tournament, something that had been predicted for a while now. It was a tumultuous season for the […]

After last year’s backup-turned-starter Gardner Minshew signed a lucrative deal with the Las Vegas Raiders, the Colts quickly pivoted and grabbed another veteran to sit behind Anthony Richardson.  This time, it was former Super Bowl MVP Joe Flacco, who is fresh off winning Comeback Player of the Year for saving the Browns season and leading […]

The Indiana State Sycamores are in the middle of what must be an agonizing week.  Following their loss to Missouri State in the MVC Tournament Final, the Sycamores fate rests in the hands of the NCAA Selection Committee, who will decide if the Sycamores will play in the NCAA Tournament. Currently, they are ranked 29th […]

Colts Again Prioritize Resigning Their Own; Is That A Mistake? The Indianapolis Colts once again followed their own script for free agency, staying out of the initial frenzy while mostly focusing on bringing back and rewarding their own players.  Michael Pittman Jr, Zaire Franklin, Grover Stewart, Kenny Moore II, Tyquan Lewis, Rigoberto Sanchez; all received […]

The Indianapolis Colts took a hit to their quarterback room on Monday, when it was announced that Gardner Minshew, who filled in admirably for Anthony Richardson following his season-ending injury, will be heading to Las Vegas on a 2-year deal worth $25 million, with $15 million guaranteed.   The news means that the Colts will […]

Embattled Indiana Hoosiers head coach Mike Woodson will return to the team for the 2024-25 season, Zach Osterman of the Indianapolis Star reported on Wednesday.  The news wasn’t a complete shock; despite the struggles the Hoosiers have gone through, Woodson’s return always seemed likely. Had Indiana fired Woodson, he would have been owed around $12.6 […]

The Purdue Boilermakers added yet another feather to their cap for this season when they beat Illinois on Monday, capturing the Big Ten regular season title outright for the 2nd season in a row.  Obviously, the real test begins when the NCAA Tournament starts. Boilermaker fans won’t truly be satisfied until this team proves it […]

Colts head coach Shane Steichen provided Colts fans with plenty of reasons to be optimistic for the future in his first season leading the team.  His hand-picked rookie quarterback Anthony Richardson flashed tons of potential, despite missing most of the year with injury. In his absence, Steichen’s offense was still productive, and the team came […]