Greg Toler played well during his time at cornerback last year until a groin injury altered his season. After a brief playoff appearance against Kansas City, Toler had to undergo surgery and is rehabbing for a return. He loves everything about his setting and wants to make an impact in 2014.
Intro: The 2014 free agency period will officially get underway tomorrow at 4:00 p.m. EST. How does a general manager deal with the delicate balance of attacking free agency?
Friday was such a momentous day that when Pat McAfee learned a new deal had been reached with the Colts he became emotional. On the NFL Network set McAfee said he cried, then went back to work. McAfee will be entering his sixth year with the Colts in 2014.
Intro: Here’s a look back on the Colts news of the week with the free agency period about to get underway.
Intro: Pat McAfee has spent the last week in southern California working for NFL AM. His uncertain future was cleared up late Friday morning when the Colts and him agreed to a new five-year contract.
Pat McAfee and the Colts have agreed to terms on a contract the punter says will provide him five more years with Indianapolis. A seventh-round pick in 2009, McAfee has been a productive and deadly effective player for the Colts.
About 1,800 men play NFL football for a host of reasons. One of the biggest driving forces – winning – is what helped D’Qwell Jackson decide to join the Colts. A trooper for eight years in Cleveland, Jackson did all he could there to win. He hopes relocating will let him experience what has been going on in Indianapolis for years.
Intro: Nearly half of the NFL wanted the services of eight-year veteran D’Qwell Jackson. In the end though, there were three specific factors that lured Jackson to the Indianapolis Colts.
D’Qwell Jackson played to his fullest in trying to help Cleveland resuscitate a storied franchise. Jackson played nearly 100 games in eight seasons and now has relocated to Indianapolis. Noticing the Colts’ success for years, Jackson hopes to help the Colts keep alive their winning culture.
Intro: The Colts 2014 free agent class added its first member on Thursday morning with the signing of linebacker D’Qwell Jackson. What type of player and man are the Colts getting in the eight-year veteran?