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Pat McAfee celebrates the firing of Ryan Grigson, apparently

If you’re wondering what Colts players think about the decision to fire G.M. Ryan Grigson, look no farther than the Twitter page of Colts punter Pat McAfee. “Thank God,” he tweeted not long after the news broke. He then followed it with an observation that “‘Unwarranted Arrogance’ just ran into a brick wall called karma.”…

What’s Jim Irsay’s next move? Presumably, he already knows

Nearly three weeks after the Colts’ season ended and a full week after it became obvious that owner Jim Irsay was courting Peyton Manning to run the team and Jon Gruden to coach it, Irsay finally has made a move. With Irsay expected to announce that G.M. Ryan Grigson has been fired, the question becomes…

Colts fire Ryan Grigson

After five seasons and little progress, Ryan Grigson is out as the General Manager of the Colts. Indianapolis owner Jim Irsay fired Grigson today, Adam Schefter of ESPN reports. The Colts have announced that Irsay will speak to the media later this afternoon, but they have not confirmed that Grigson is out. It has been…

Ryan Grigson fired as Colts general manager

Grigson, along with coach Chuck Pagano, was given extension last eary running through 2019.        

Brady, Eli, Peyton have identical postseason passer ratings

Tom Brady, Eli Manning and Peyton Manning have decidedly different reputations for playoff performance, and yet their postseason statistics are strikingly similar. In fact, heading into Sunday’s AFC Championship Game, Brady has a career postseason passer rating of 87.4. That happens to be exactly the same career postseason passer rating as both Manning brothers. The…

Packers add Christine Michael to injury report

The Packers have added running back Christine Michael to their injury report. The team lists Michael as questionable for Sunday’s NFC Championship Game due to a back injury. On Friday the Packers listed three wide receivers — Jordy Nelson, Davante Adams and Geronimo Allison — as questionable. There were no changes announced Saturday, so all…

AFC, NFC title game matchups: Can Patriots quiet Steelers' Le'Veon Bell?

Here are five matchups that could determine who moves on to Super Bowl LI.        

Durability of NFL's final 4 QBs vital to Super Bowl run

The ages of the quarterbacks in the NFL's version of the Final Four are 39, 34, 33 and 31        

Bill Belichick going for postseason win No. 25

Patriots coach Bill Belichick is already the all-time leader in career postseason victories, and so each time he wins it sets a new record, and it hardly even seems worth mentioning. But Belichick is going for a milestone win on Sunday in the AFC Championship Game: No. 25. Belichick is 24-10 in the postseason as…

Reports: Colts have fired GM Ryan Grigson after five seasons

Ryan Grigson is out as general manager of the Colts after five years. (AP) Well here’s a somewhat surprising one for a mid-January afternoon: via multiple reports, the Indianapolis Colts have fired general manager Ryan Grigson. It’sShow More Summary

Jared Goff says Rams can run Redskins' deep passing offense under Sean McVay

Jared Goff has had time to rest up from a trying first season, let his body heal, spend a little time in Mexico with his friends … but now he’s ready to go back to work. He has a new head coach, a new offensive system and new perspective heading into his first full offseason of work in the NFL. Show More Summary

Indianapolis Colts: GM Ryan Grigson relieved of his duties

The first domino has now fallen for the Indianapolis Colts. After nearly three weeks of complete silence from Jim Irsay, he has finally made a move regarding general manager Ryan Grigson that Colts fans have long been awaiting. Report: Colts fire general manager Ryan Grigson. Show More Summary

Free agency decisions: Does Luke Joeckel deserve another chance?

Once thought of as the best player in the 2013 NFL Draft, Luke Joeckel is just trying to stay in the league at this point. Joeckel has bounced around the offensive line in his four seasons with the Jacksonville Jaguars. Whether it has...Show More Summary

Family connection helped Rams lure Wade Phillips from Denver

New Broncos coach Vance Joseph hoped to retain defensive coordinator Wade Phillips. New Rams coach Sean McVay lured Phillips to Los Angeles. So how did McVay pull it off? He explained the coordinator coup during a visit to Friday’s PFT Live. “The one unfortunate part of this business is you don’t get a chance to see your…

Daily fantasy football picks for Conference championship weekend

1 of 5 | NEXT » The regular fantasy season may be over, but there is still plenty of daily fantasy football action left. This weekend brings Conference championship games that include the New England Patriots, Pittsburgh Steelers, Green Bay Packers, and Atlanta Falcons. Show More Summary

Enforcement of illegal substitution rule doesn’t match its language

Cowboys receiver Brice Butler’s NFL career may not last very long, but at least his name will be attached to an obscure rule, at least until the next time the rule is applied. It’s quite possible that the rule wasn’t applied correctly as to Butler. NFL senior V.P. of officiating Dean Blandino explained in his weekly officiating…

Kickers for final 4 NFL playoff teams each have leg up

Touchdowns are always nice, but clutch kickers are welcome security blankets for NFL offenses, especially in the playoffs        

Peyton Manning on Tennessee AD search committee

Manning, Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam and others are helping in Tennessee's search.        

Oklahoma Sooners: Baker Mayfield set for Heisman-fueled 2017 campaign

The Oklahoma Sooners had a tremendous 2016 season. Despite missing out on the College Football Playoff, the Sooners still ran through the Big 12, won the conference title for the second year-in-a-row and blasted Auburn in the Sugar Bowl. Show More Summary

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