>>Colts’ Nelson Signs Rookie Contract
(Indianapolis, IN) — Colts first-round pick Quenton Nelson has signed his rookie contract. The five-year deal is worth nearly 24-million-dollars. Nelson is expected to slide into the Colts starting lineup at guard. All of the Colts’ picks are under contract except for second-round picks Darius Leonard and Braden Smith.
>>Colts Claim DE Nunez-Roches
(Indianapolis, IN) — The Colts made a move to beef up the defensive line over the weekend. Indianapolis claimed defensive end Rakeem Nunez-Roches off waivers from Kansas City and released linebacker Joshua Perry. Nunez-Roches has played 34 games for KC over the past three seasons.
>>Indians Drop Clippers
(Indianapolis, IN) — Eric Wood drilled a two-run homer as the Indians dropped the Clippers 12-7 in Indianapolis. Wood drove in three runs, as did Austin Meadows. The bullpen pitched five shutout innings, with Casey Sadler earning the win. The Tribe are off today.
>>Fever Open Regular Season Saturday
(Indianapolis, IN) — The Indiana Fever open the regular season at home on Saturday versus the Chicago Sky. The Fever fell to the Mystics on Saturday in the preseason finale from Delaware. They’ll seek a return to the playoffs after missing out last season. Pokey Chatman returns for her second season as head coach.