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  1. Colts vs. 49ers: What to watch for Sunday

    10.07 / 17:58 cbs4indy.com Cbs4indy.com - All Sports
    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Areas of interest in the Indianapolis Colts’ Sunday meeting with the San Francisco 49ers at Lucas Oil Stadium. Kickoff:  1 p.m. Broadcast:  FOX59 Oh, yes, the game: Peyton got his statue Saturday afternoon. He’ll get his place in the Ring of Honor and have his No. 18 jersey retired at halftime of the game. Yes, the game. After spending the week as something of an afterthought due to Manningpalooza, the Colts must recapture center stage against the [……
  2. Tony Dungy on Peyton Manning statue: ‘I think it’s fitting’

    10.07 / 14:29 cbs4indy.com Cbs4indy.com - All Sports
    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Peyton Manning will stand a few yards away as a larger-than-life, bronze statue of himself is unveiled on the north plaza of Lucas Oil Stadium Saturday afternoon. He’ll fidget, collect his thoughts and finally, emotionally, insist the unique honor is a shared venture. “I’m not totally comfortable with this whole statue thing,’’ Manning told CBS4, “but I’m incredibly honored by Jim Irsay’s gesture and generosity.’’ The roster of speakers for the 3 p.m. ceremony includes …
  3. Week Eight High School Preview: conference races wrap up

    10.07 / 02:42 cbs4indy.com Cbs4indy.com - All Sports
    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – It’s week 8 of the high school football season and schools are already focusing on sectionals, kicking off later this month.  But before we get there, conference races are firming up. In the Hoosier Crossroads, it’s a three-way tie between Avon, Fishers and Brownsburg at 3-1.  The 6A 9th ranked Orioles may have the toughest game of the three visiting 5A 8th ranked Zionsville on the Eagles’ field.  This Oriole team is the most offensively-talented squad seen …
  4. Colts to unveil Peyton Manning statue outside Lucas Oil Stadium Saturday

    10.07 / 02:42 cbs4indy.com Cbs4indy.com - All Sports
    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.– Soon, Peyton Manning’s place in Indianapolis Colts’ history will be solidified with a bronze statue. The statue will be presented to the public at a ceremony on the north end of the stadium on Saturday, Oct. 7 at 3 p.m. Gates open at 12 p.m. Admission is free and open to the public. The Colts say the NFL Clear Bag policy will be in effect for the ceremony and seating will not be available. We will live stream…
  5. Pagano on Peyton’s big weekend: ‘Our guys are fired up’

    10.07 / 02:42 cbs4indy.com Cbs4indy.com - All Sports
    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The boys are back in town for the Peyton Manning Weekend, and Chuck Pagano wants the newest edition of the Indianapolis Colts to give the proper respect. How to honor Manning and so many other former Colts who’ll be in town? “The way we can respect him and respect what he’s done for this organization, the National Football League and our community is go out there and play our asses off,’’ Pagano said Friday. “Play well, play […]…
  6. What’s in a name? Peyton Manning delivered TD passes to 36 different Colts

    10.06 / 17:10 cbs4indy.com Cbs4indy.com - All Sports
    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Peyton Manning’s first professional pass delivered a message. In the Indianapolis Colts’ 1998 preseason opener at Seattle, the first overall pick in the NFL draft took a quick drop, looked to his right, flicked a short pass to a slanting Marvin Harrison and watched as Harrison disappeared for a 48-yard touchdown. What’s so tough about the NFL? Manning wondered. Throw the football to Marvin Harrison and let Marvin Harrison do the rest. That was a large part [……
  7. Colts’ offense ‘has to get better’

    10.06 / 17:10 cbs4indy.com Cbs4indy.com - All Sports
    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The raw numbers are unsightly and very un-Colts-like, but to a degree easy to rationalize. First, the numbers. After four games, the Colts offense ranks 31st in yards per game (265.8), 32nd in first downs (15 per game) and 25th in scoring (18.8). The last time things were so meager? That would be 2011, when Peyton Manning was dealing with his neck issues and everything was a struggle. Easy to explain the frequent ineptitude? Of course. With […
  8. Edgerrin James on Peyton Manning: It was all about the hard work

    10.06 / 17:10 cbs4indy.com Cbs4indy.com - All Sports
    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – They were teammates for seven seasons, the blue-chip running back and elite quarterback. EJ and the player he dubbed “P-money.’’ Edgerrin James and Peyton Manning. They were so good for so long. Manning and James – along with Marvin Harrison, Tarik Glenn, Adam Meadows, Marcus Pollard, Ken Dilger, Reggie Wayne, Dwight Freeney, Robert Mathis and others – were responsible for more than a decade of excellence. The reason? Of course there was the special talent each brought …
  9. CBS4 to air ‘Honoring Peyton Manning’ special on Friday

    10.06 / 17:10 cbs4indy.com Cbs4indy.com - All Sports
    No Indianapolis Colts fan will ever forget Peyton Manning, the first-round draft pick whose on-field success changed the way people thought about the city of Indianapolis. Manning, who spent 14 seasons with the Colts, will be honored this weekend. It starts Saturday with the unveiling of his statute in front of Lucas Oil Stadium–a venue often referred to as “The House That Peyton Built.” Manning will then be inducted into the Colts Ring of Honor during halftime of…
  10. UNLV football unveil special helmets for Vegas shooting victims

    10.06 / 17:10 cbs4indy.com Cbs4indy.com - All Sports
    LAS VEGAS, NV. – The UNLV Runnin’ Rebels will honor the victims of the Las Vegas shooting on Saturday by wearing special helmets. The UNLV athletic department unveiled the helmets on Twitter Wednesday night. The helmets feature a red ribbon and the school says they will hold a pregame ceremony to the victims and community first responders. “Our thoughts and prayers continue to be with the victims and the families impacted by this senseless act of violence,” Director…