Jump to content
Indianapolis Colts
Indianapolis Colts Fan Forum

OTA started today-player interviews


Recommended Posts

I love this picture. TY and Parris when they talk in interviews seem to have a very close relationship. TY says he talks to Parris everyday. Some of the videos being posted over the last couple days it looks like Parris is flying.

 

 

8717E728-36B2-42E0-9208-F5A21629BC33.jpeg

  • Like 2
Link to comment
Share on other sites

13 hours ago, Wentzszn said:

I love this picture. TY and Parris when they talk in interviews seem to have a very close relationship. TY says he talks to Parris everyday. Some of the videos being posted over the last couple days it looks like Parris is flying.

 

 

8717E728-36B2-42E0-9208-F5A21629BC33.jpeg

Yup. I think TY is just a super nice dude in general. Glad he and PC are hitting it off. I hope TY and Wentz bond like he and Luck did as well.

  • Like 2
Link to comment
Share on other sites

Parris is such a nice kid. He has a really nice wife too. I am not ashamed I have sent her a message or two about a couple things. She is really sweet. She is so humble. Always talking about how she hates spending money and is always trying ways to save including coupons. Just really down to earth.

  • Like 3
Link to comment
Share on other sites

2 hours ago, Wentzszn said:

Campbell said he has already worked a bunch with Wentz and just got 100% cleared last week. That must of been a very bad injury.

 

So that means Wentz has gotten individual work in with

 

Doyle

Campbell

TY

Pittman

 

And that's just the ones we've heard about.  I have to be happy with that.  

  • Like 2
Link to comment
Share on other sites

6 minutes ago, Valpo2004 said:

 

So that means Wentz has gotten individual work in with

 

Doyle

Campbell

TY

Pittman

 

And that's just the ones we've heard about.  I have to be happy with that.  

Pascal said he worked with Wentz too once the trade happened. Add Patmon to that list too since he was living with Pittman out in Cali.  All of them say how easy carson is to get along with and he is a great guy. Even Ryan Kelly said the same thing. 
 

It’s going to be hard for anyone outside of the six WR to make this team. We will keep Dulin meaning we will probably have 7 WR. Strachan may not survive waivers if he is cut and wanting him on the PS. He had a lot of teams wanting to sign him as a undrafted FA. Patmon should have the upper hand because he has been here a year and already built early relationship with Wentz and Eason.

  • Like 1
Link to comment
Share on other sites

Every single interview with every single Colts player is a good listen. All they do is talk about how they want to put the team first and how focused they are on working and improving. You can hear Reich and Flus's philosophies in their answers every single time. If the Colts have nothing else, they have a team with a single vision, with everyone pulling in the same direction, and with everyone focused on the same goal.

 

I look around the league and see teams like Texans, the Eagles, the Packers, etc. where it seems like everyone is on a different page. I can't imagine how much more difficult it is to be successful when that's the case.

  • Like 7
Link to comment
Share on other sites

2 minutes ago, Mackrel829 said:

Every single interview with every single Colts player is a good listen. All they do is talk about how they want to put the team first and how focused they are on working and improving. You can hear Reich and Flus's philosophies in their answers every single time. If the Colts have nothing else, they have a team with a single vision, with everyone pulling in the same direction, and with everyone focused on the same goal.

 

I look around the league and see teams like Texans, the Eagles, the Packers, etc. where it seems like everyone is on a different page. I can't imagine how much more difficult it is to be successful when that's the case.

This is why Ballard stresses character so much. One bad apple can ruin the entire thing. You don’t have to sacrifice character to get a good player. You just have to be diligent on who you bring into the locker room.

  • Like 2
Link to comment
Share on other sites

4 hours ago, EastStreet said:

Yup. I think TY is just a super nice dude in general. Glad he and PC are hitting it off. I hope TY and Wentz bond like he and Luck did as well.

Agreed. I remember a poster or two here last season suggesting the Colts should dump TY for whatever they could get because he's near the end of his career. I'm very glad the Colts did not do that.  

  • Like 2
Link to comment
Share on other sites

19 hours ago, Wentzszn said:

I love this picture. TY and Parris when they talk in interviews seem to have a very close relationship. TY says he talks to Parris everyday. Some of the videos being posted over the last couple days it looks like Parris is flying.

 

 

8717E728-36B2-42E0-9208-F5A21629BC33.jpeg


He isn’t skipping leg day that’s for sure lol.

  • Like 1
Link to comment
Share on other sites

On 5/18/2021 at 12:27 AM, NewColtsFan said:

 

I don't know why you think you're revealing something that's embarrassing to Ballard?    You're not.

 

Ballard says the same thing at the start of every free agency period.   That other teams may value his players more than he does.   That's he's ok if he loses a player to another team.   He just wants a chance to match or exceed the offer.   Hilton was offered 3-years from Baltimore.   The Colts signed him to a 1-year deal.    That's a win for Ballard and the Colts.   Hilton got more than we would have liked,  but only on a 1-year deal.    So, that's a win for TYH.    A win-win situation.   There's nothing bad reflected on Ballard.

 

Yet you think you're offering some insight that the rest of us somehow don't understand.    That's not the case.   The rest of this community understands a win-win situation.    You want to see a loss, a negative for Ballard.   It's reflected in most of your posts,    It's reflected in many of your posts, including one in the last few days which talked about not a good enough record,  and not enough playoff wins.   Your views are widely known.

 

 

It wasn't about Ballard....it was whoever tweeted that the colts were "EXCITED" to have Wentz throw deep shots to TY. And my post reflected that if they were truly EXCITED TY would be here with Wentz it wouldn't have took a last minute deal(call by irsay) to resign him. He came within a eyelash of being a Raven.  :thmup:

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Eason has to be excited to finally show what he can do. He might not a chance with the colts but he needs to show up in the preseason so he gets a chance with another team in 22 I don’t think we would trade him this year before the season starts because we need to make sure Wentz works out. But maybe next season. 

Link to comment
Share on other sites

4 hours ago, Wentzszn said:

Pascal said he worked with Wentz too once the trade happened. Add Patmon to that list too since he was living with Pittman out in Cali.  All of them say how easy carson is to get along with and he is a great guy. Even Ryan Kelly said the same thing. 
 

It’s going to be hard for anyone outside of the six WR to make this team. We will keep Dulin meaning we will probably have 7 WR. Strachan may not survive waivers if he is cut and wanting him on the PS. He had a lot of teams wanting to sign him as a undrafted FA. Patmon should have the upper hand because he has been here a year and already built early relationship with Wentz and Eason.

I wouldn’t hand that last spot to Dulin. I know he’s a ST ace but the Colts have a few others now who could make him expendable. I could see them keeping 7, and Dulin not being one of them. 
(TY, Pitt, Campbell, Pascal, Patmon, Harris and Strachan). 

  • Like 2
Link to comment
Share on other sites

22 minutes ago, Hoose said:

I wouldn’t hand that last spot to Dulin. I know he’s a ST ace but the Colts have a few others now who could make him expendable. I could see them keeping 7, and Dulin not being one of them. 
(TY, Pitt, Campbell, Pascal, Patmon, Harris and Strachan). 

Just depends if someone can play ST like him. He is very good on ST. I wouldnt complain if who you listed are the ones that make it though. For some reason. I keep thinking of Patmon as the 6th. Ha your right we have four guys for sure those other three spots are open. I kept thinking we had 5 solid guys but we only have four.  I can see Patmon and Strauhn making it now I see it laid out like that. Then the seventh will be Dulin or Harris.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

5 hours ago, BeanDiasucci said:

Agreed. I remember a poster or two here last season suggesting the Colts should dump TY for whatever they could get because he's near the end of his career. I'm very glad the Colts did not do that.  

There will be a time, and it will be sooner than later, that we need to move on. It's not this year though.

I still have hopes they try him out at slot. I've read articles this spring suggesting he won't move inside, but I think moving to slot could extend his career by 3-4 years. He doesn't get the outside separation he used to, but he still abuses coverage big time in the middle vs LBs and Ss.

  • Like 2
Link to comment
Share on other sites

5 hours ago, Wentzszn said:

Braden smith when asked about a extension. My agent gets paid for that stuff I get paid for football lol.

 

 

Some players even think they get paid to pick GMs and HCs... 

 

Already love Smith, but loving his demeanor even more.

 

  • Like 2
Link to comment
Share on other sites

21 minutes ago, EastStreet said:

There will be a time, and it will be sooner than later, that we need to move on. It's not this year though.

I still have hopes they try him out at slot. I've read articles this spring suggesting he won't move inside, but I think moving to slot could extend his career by 3-4 years. He doesn't get the outside separation he used to, but he still abuses coverage big time in the middle vs LBs and Ss.

TY has earned the right to retire a colt. Unless he starts getting injured a ton we don’t need to move on. We just need to make sure we have young guys to take over when he does retire.  With Wentz scrambling ability I bet he has a GUGs year and we might not be able go afford him.

  • Like 1
Link to comment
Share on other sites

21 minutes ago, Wentzszn said:

TY has earned the right to retire a colt. Unless he starts getting injured a ton we don’t need to move on. We just need to make sure we have young guys to take over when he does retire.  With Wentz scrambling ability I bet he has a GUGs year and we might not be able go afford him.

I'd love him to retire a Colt. Some players just want to play longer than teams can afford. If he produces and is available (healthy), then I'm all for him sticking around as long as he can. He still runs great routes, and gets good last cut separation. Last-cut separation though requires chemistry though, and not sure how much of that we can expect with a new QB. Not always, but more times than not, a new QB will favor either speed-separation or Bigs when they are new to a system. 

  • Like 1
Link to comment
Share on other sites

8 hours ago, EastStreet said:

There will be a time, and it will be sooner than later, that we need to move on. It's not this year though.

I still have hopes they try him out at slot. I've read articles this spring suggesting he won't move inside, but I think moving to slot could extend his career by 3-4 years. He doesn't get the outside separation he used to, but he still abuses coverage big time in the middle vs LBs and Ss.

I 100% agree with this. I wished for this last year with Rivers as well. Once Campbell went down I thought for sure TY was getting pushed to the slot and I was disappointed. He would become more valuable IMO going across the middle against either a nickel guy or LB. he has speed to take care of those guys. Maybe with Wentz having a better arm than Rivers we can see better deep routes form TY. He definitely has lost a step though. 

  • Like 1
Link to comment
Share on other sites

15 minutes ago, Wentzszn said:

Is Dayo going to be able to play edge or is he just a backup to Buckner.

 

 

 

  Isn't it a little early to determine if won't be able to play the DE position he was drafted for?

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
 Share

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.


  • Thread of the Week

  • Topics

  • Posts

    • So far,  all the stories I read say this move is to give the Colts a little breathing room to pay for bottom-of-the-roster moves for the rest of the season.      The Indy Star reports it contacted the NFLPA which stated the Colts had less than a million left to spend, and that we were dead last in available money.   Dead last.   32 out of 32.   Counting the bye, we still have 12 weeks left with just roughly $3 mill to cover all our roster moves.   
    • Just to expand on this some of the best memories I’ve had at Colts games:   ive only been one road game and it was at Lambo, which even if you aren’t a Packers fan is a magic place.  This was the game that Luck lead the Colts to victory and just by chance I decided to record the opening kickoff which the Colts ran back for a TD.   I saw someone else mention the 95 game vs the 49ers.  I was lucky enough to be there and when that dude missed the kick at the end I thought the rough might come off the old dome.   I was at the KC comeback game in the playoffs.  I remember after Luck threw a pick 6 to start the second half the guy behind me going “the worst thing about coming to these games is that you can’t change the channel.”  Needless to say an hour or so later we were glad we couldn’t.  I was in the right endzone too.  The one where Luck recovered the fumble and dove in and where TY caught what turned out to be the game winner.     I also went to the Manning Bowl II which the Colts won in a blow out.  A giants player tossed his helmet into the stands and Peyton had such control of the offense he changed players on the field while at the line and threw a first down to the guy he called for off the bench.  
    • I think you might have the wrong thread…   we are just talking about teams we’ve seen the Colts play in person here.
    • But I want to win now!!!!!!  Fire everyone and cut everyone until we win a Super Bowl that season and rinse and repeat 
    • Fischer will def have about 3 false starts 
  • Members

    • NewColtsFan

      NewColtsFan 11,169

      Senior Member
      Joined:
      Last active:
    • GoatBeard

      GoatBeard 654

      Member
      Joined:
      Last active:
    • tate

      tate 2

      Rookie
      Joined:
      Last active:
    • EastStreet

      EastStreet 14,229

      Senior Member
      Joined:
      Last active:
    • ShuteAt168

      ShuteAt168 20

      New Member
      Joined:
      Last active:
    • nzh201vs

      nzh201vs 3

      Rookie
      Joined:
      Last active:
    • Solon

      Solon 111

      Member
      Joined:
      Last active:
    • Pelt

      Pelt 471

      Member
      Joined:
      Last active:
    • CR91

      CR91 7,877

      Senior Member
      Joined:
      Last active:
    • jchandler7

      jchandler7 213

      Member
      Joined:
      Last active:
×
×
  • Create New...