(Undated) — Here is the latest sports news: Colts LB Jackson killed by drunk driver. Eagles win Super Bowl 52. Report: Colts’ finalizing McDaniels’ hiring. Pacers host Wizards. Pirates’ spring training fast approaching. Indiana visits Rutgers.
>>Colts’ Linebacker Jackson Killed By Drunk Driver
(Indianapolis, IN) — Indianapolis Colts linebacker Edwin Jackson is dead after being hit by a suspected drunk driver. The 26-year-old was one of two men that were killed early Sunday in Indianapolis, after the driver of a Ford F-150 drove onto the emergency shoulder and struck the rear of the car and hit both Jackson and another man. The Colts issued a statement, saying they were heartbroken to hear the news of his passing and Jackson was loved by everyone in the organization. Jackson missed all of this season due to injury. He appeared in all 16 games as a rookie in 2016, including eight starts, and recorded 66 tackles and two sacks.
>>Reports: Colts To Finalize McDaniels Hiring
(Indianapolis, IN) — The Indianapolis Colts are expected to move forward with the hiring of Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels. He wouldn’t address his future with reporters after yesterday’s Super Bowl loss, but multiple reports have stated McDaniels has accepted the Colts head coaching job.
>>Pacers Host Wizards
(Indianapolis, IN) — The Pacers are at home tonight as they host the Washington Wizards. Indiana is 30-and-24 after a home win against Philadelphia on Saturday. The Wizards enter at 30-and-22. Tip-off is at 7 p.m.
>>College Hoops Roundup
(Undated) — In college hoops action tonight, Indiana hits the road to visit Rutgers. The Hoosiers are 12-and-12 on the season. Tip-off is at 7 p.m. Tomorrow, Butler hosts sixth-ranked Xavier and Notre Dame hosts Boston College.