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    INDIANAPOLIS COLTSWEEKLY PRESS RELEASEIndiana Farm Bureau Football CenterP.O. Box 535000Indianapolis, IN 46253www.colts.com

    HALL OF FAME GAMEINDIANAPOLIS COLTS (0-0) VS. GREEN BAY PACKERS (0-0)

    8 P.M. EST | SUNDAY, AUG. 7 | TOM BENSON HALL OF FAME STADIUM

    The Indianapolis Colts and Green Bay Packers will travel to Canton, Ohio to kick off the National Football Leagues 2016 preseason in the NFL/Hall of Fame Game on Sunday, Aug. 7 at 8 PM ET in Cantons Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium.

    Indianapolis and Green Bay will close out the 2016 Enshrinement Weekend one day after three of their famed legends are formally enshrined into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Former Colts Head Coach Tony Dungy and wide receiver Marvin Har-rison will join former Packers quarterback Brett Favre among the eight-man class that was elected

    to the Hall of Fame in February. Other members of the Hall of Fames Class of 2016 include owner Edward DeBartolo, Jr., linebacker Kevin Greene, tackle Orlando Pace, quarterback Ken Stabler and guard Dick Stanfel.

    The Indianapolis Colts fi nished the 2015 season with an 8-8 record, were 4-2 within the AFC South Division and sent three players to the Pro Bowl in safety Mike Adams, cornerback Vontae Davis and wide receiver T.Y. Hilton.

    General Manager Ryan Grigson and Head Coach Chuck Pagano worked hand in hand to improve the roster in every way possible during the offseason. Indianapolis regimented approach to free agency landed WR-Josh Boyce, CB-Patrick Robinson, RB-Jordan Todman, QB-Scott Tolzien and RB-Robert Turbin. The team also agreed to new contracts with TE-Dwayne Allen, TE-Jack Doyle and K-Adam Vinat-ieri.

    In the 2016 NFL Draft, the Colts landed four offensive players and four defensive players. The class was highlighted by C-Ryan Kelly, whom the team had targeted in the months leading up to the draft.

    TV coverage: ESPN

    Play-by-Play: Sean McDonough

    Color Analyst: Jon Gruden

    Sideline: Lisa Salters

    Team W L T Pct. PF PA Home Away Div Conf Strk

    Houston 9 7 0 .563 339 313 5-3 4-4 5-1 7-5 W3

    Indianapolis 8 8 0 .500 333 408 4-4 4-4 4-2 6-6 W2

    Jacksonville 5 11 0 .313 376 448 4-4 1-7 2-4 5-7 L3

    Tennessee 3 13 0 .188 299 423 1-7 2-6 1-5 1-11 L4

    Colts Head CoachChuck Pagano

    COLTS KICKOFF NFLS 2016 PRESEASON

    2015 FINAL AFC SOUTH STANDINGS

    BROADCAST INFORMATION

    Tuesday, August 210:50 a.m. Chuck Pagano available 10:50 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Player Interviews6:25-9:10 p.m. Practice

    Wednesday, August 3Players Day Off - No Availability

    Thursday, August 410:50 a.m. Coordinators available 10:50 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Player Interviews1:55-4:40 p.m. Practice

    Friday, August 511:05 a.m. Chuck Pagano available 11:05 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Player Interviews1:55-4:40 p.m. Practice

    Saturday, August 6Travel Day - No Availability

    Sunday, August 7NFL/Hall of Fame Game Canton, Ohio Indianapolis vs. Green Bay (8 p.m.)

    MEDIA SCHEDULE: AUG. 2-7

    Radio coverage: WFNI & WLHK

    Play-by-Play: Bob Lamey

    Color Analyst: Jim Sorgi

    Sideline: Matt Taylor

    INDIANAPOLIS COLTS 2016 SCHEDULEPRESEASON (0-0)

    Day Date Opponent TV Time/Result

    Sun. Aug. 7 GREEN BAY ESPN 8 p.m.

    Sat. Aug. 13 at Buffalo FOX59 7 p.m.

    Sat. Aug. 20 BALTIMORE FOX59 7 p.m.

    Sat. Aug. 27 PHILADELPHIA CBS4 7 p.m.

    Thurs. Sept. 1 at Cincinnati FOX59 7:35 p.m.

    REGULAR SEASON (0-0)

    Day Date Opponent TV Time/Result

    Sun. Sept. 11 DETROIT FOX 4:25 p.m.

    Sun. Sept. 18 at Denver CBS 4:25 p.m.

    Sun. Sept. 25 SAN DIEGO CBS 4:25 p.m.

    Sun. Oct. 2 at Jacksonville (London) CBS 9:30 a.m.

    Sun. Oct. 9 CHICAGO FOX 1 p.m.

    Sun. Oct. 16 at Houston NBC 8:30 p.m.

    Sun. Oct. 23 at Tennessee CBS 1 p.m.

    Sun. Oct. 30 KANSAS CITY CBS 1 p.m.

    Sun. Nov. 6 at Green Bay CBS 4:25 p.m.

    Sun. Nov. 13 BYE WEEK

    Sun. Nov. 20 TENNESSEE CBS 1 p.m.

    Thurs. Nov. 24 PITTSBURGH NBC 8:30 p.m.

    Mon. Dec. 5 at N.Y. Jets ESPN 8:30 p.m.

    Sun. Dec. 11 HOUSTON CBS 1 p.m.

    Sun. Dec. 18 at Minnesota CBS 1 p.m.

    Sat. Dec. 24 at Oakland CBS 4:05 p.m.

    Sun. Jan. 1 JACKSONVILLE CBS 1 p.m.

    * All times are Eastern; Home games in BOLD CAPS

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    Game Preview/Schedules/Standings .................................................................1

    Table of Contents/Important Information ............................................................2

    Tony Dungy and Marvin Harrison Join Pro Football Hall of Fame .....................3

    Colts Hall of Famers ........................................................................................4-5

    OPPONENT INFORMATION

    Head Coach Comparison ...................................................................................6

    Head Coach Chuck Pagano ...............................................................................7

    Connections........................................................................................................8

    Statistical Comparison ........................................................................................9

    Colts Offseason Moves ....................................................................................10

    Colts 2016 NFL Draft Class .........................................................................11-12

    COLTS NOTES

    Colts Notes ..................................................................................................13-21

    ROSTER PAGES

    Unoffi cial Depth Chart ......................................................................................22

    Players By Position...........................................................................................23

    How the Colts were Built ..................................................................................24

    Alphabetical Roster ..........................................................................................25

    Numerical Roster ..............................................................................................26

    Roster By Experience .......................................................................................27

    Transactions .....................................................................................................28

    2015 Colts Participation....................................................................................29

    COLTS STATISTICS

    2015 Colts Regular Season Stats ....................................................................30

    2015 Colts Regular Season Defensive Stats ...................................................31

    The Colts sent three players to the 2016 Pro Bowl in S-Mike Adams, CB-Vontae

    Davis and WR-T.Y. Hilton. The trio made their second consecutive Pro Bowl

    appearance. The Colts have had at least two players represented in the game

    dating back to 1999 and at least three players each of the last four seasons.

    On the Colts media website, http://media.colts.com, media outlets can access

    up-to-date Colts information, including press releases, transcripts, daily notes,

    game releases and media schedules/availabilities. The site also offers access to

    the 2016 media guide as well as the ability to request season and game-by-game

    credentials.

    AUGUST 5-7

    Hall of Fame Weekend.

    AUGUST 7

    Pro Football Hall of Fame Game, Canton, Ohio: Indianapolis vs. Green Bay

    AUGUST 11

    Deadline for players under contract to report to earn a season of free-agency

    credit.

    AUGUST 11

    If a Drafted Rookie has not signed with his club by this date, he may not be

    traded to any other club in 2016.

    AUGUST 11-15

    First Preseason Weekend.

    AUGUST 13-17

    Deadline for club to provide written notice to certain unsigned players and the

    NFLPA of its intent to place them on the Exempt List if they fail to report no later

    than one day prior to the clubs second preseason game. Any player who fails

    to report prior to the deadline will be ineligible to play or receive compensation

    for at least three games (preseason or regular season) from the time that he

    reports.

    AUGUST 30

    Roster cut-down to maximum of 75 players on Active List by 4 P.M., New York

    time.

    AUGUST 31

    All tryouts on this date and for the remainder of the season must be reported to

    the League offi ce.

    SEPTEMBER 3

    Roster cut-down to maximum of 53 players on Active/Inactive List by 4 P.M.,

    New York time. Clubs may dress minimum of 43 and maximum of 46 players for

    each regular-season and postseason game.

    SEPTEMBER 3

    Simultaneously with the cut-down to 53, clubs that have players in the cate-

    gories of Active/Physically Unable to Perform or Active/Non-Football Injury or

    Illness must take one of the following options: Place player on Reserve/Phys-

    ically Unable to Perform or Reserve/Non-Football Injury or Illness, whichever

    is applicable; ask waivers; terminate; trade; or continue to count him on Active

    List.

    SEPTEMBER 4

    After 12 P.M., New York time, clubs may establish a Practice Squad of 10 play-

    ers by signing free agents who do not have an accrued season of free-agency

    credit or who were on the 46-player Active List for less than nine regular-season

    games during their only Accrued Season(s). A player cannot participate on the

    Practice Squad for more than three seasons.

    SEPTEMBER 4

    After 4 P.M.,