INDIANAPOLIS – Before the new coronavirus shut down predraft preparations across the country, Dezmon Patmon was part of a group of receivers working out in San Diego alongside his future Indianapolis Colts teammate Michael Pittman.

INDIANAPOLIS — As the media was logging into the Zoom conversation and the Indianapolis Colts communications staff was making the final adjustments to the feed late Friday night, Chris Ballard couldn’t stop smiling.

INDIANAPOLIS – Frank Reich is well known for incorporating tight ends into his offense, and the Indianapolis Colts often have used two on the field at the same time during his two-year tenure.

INDIANAPOLIS – A move viewed as a fait accompli by much of the NFL for months was officially announced by the Indianapolis Colts on Saturday.

INDIANAPOLIS — Six months ago, Frank Reich reiterated his belief Philip Rivers is “among the most elite quarterbacks to have ever played this game.”

INDIANAPOLIS – Very near the start of his 72-minute interview with the media Thursday, Indianapolis Colts general manager Chris Ballard addressed the elephant in the room.

INDIANAPOLIS – Eight years ago, the Indianapolis Colts ended a dreadful season in Jacksonville with a loss that changed the face of the franchise.

INDIANAPOLIS – It didn’t take long for Dontrelle Inman to feel at home in his return to the Indiana Farm Bureau Football Center on Wednesday.

INDIANAPOLIS – Listen closely, and it’s almost possible to hear fictional Hickory High School basketball coach Norman Dale at the Indiana Farm Bureau Football Center this week.