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Manning: 18-game schedule could alter Colts' roster

August 31, 2010
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Colts quarterback Peyton Manning thinks with two fewer pre-season games, undrafted free agents such as Jeff Saturday and Dominic Rhodes would have difficulty making the roster.
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Potential of MotoGP weekend waiting to be unlocked

August 30, 2010
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The economic impact of the MotorGP weekend is almost 20 percent of the entire Indiana Pacers season and more than 10 percent of the Indianapolis Colts season. Not bad for an event the city puts almost nothing into. And it could be so much more.
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IndyCar CEO faces first owners' revolt over 2012 car

August 26, 2010
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IndyCar trail boss Randy Bernard is taking a hard line as team owners threaten not to buy new car unless changes are made.
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John Force for mayor?

August 25, 2010
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NHRA drag race champion said local city, county and state officials have helped his operation expand in Indiana, while California officials have chased his business off. He said he loves it here so much, he may run for office.
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O'Reilly Auto Parts wants to kill ORP racetrack moniker

August 24, 2010
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Auto parts retailing giant bought the naming rights to the NHRA facility in Indianapolis, and it wants its money's worth. But the transition could be challenging.
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Turning Darios into Marios no easy feat for IndyCar Series

August 23, 2010
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Is bringing out old-time open-wheelers a smart play or a desperate move for the IndyCar Series?
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Jernstedt's curious exit from NCAA leads to high road

August 20, 2010
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It's not clear if the 38-year NCAA veteran was fired or resigned. What is clear is that Tom Jernstedt has many supporters and no plans to retire just yet.
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Manning masters comedy act

August 19, 2010
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Colts quarterback shows during this year's ESPY Awards ceremony that he could some day be a movie star.
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Did Dungy go too far in fight against foul language?

August 18, 2010
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Buddy Ryan and Mike Golic among those that think former Colts coach has overstepped his bounds by criticizing Jets coach's cussing.
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New racing series coming to Indy

August 17, 2010
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Arena Racing USA could be housed in Conseco Fieldhouse or Pepsi Coliseum starting in 2011. Tony Stewart and Joe Gibbs are among investors in new series.
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Is latest Pacer arrest an indictment on Larry Bird?

August 16, 2010
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Larry Bird, Jim Morris and even Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard must be feeling the heat after another Indiana Pacer runs afoul of the law.
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IndyCar's Randy Bernard revving up his grade

August 12, 2010
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Series is scoring a record entry field for Chicagoland at a time when many racing grids across the country are contracting. The series' new boss seems to be gaining sponsors' confidence.
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2012 Super Bowl, tainted or not, already paying off big

August 11, 2010
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There's one main reason Indianapolis was chosen by the Big Ten to host its inaugural football championship game over a handful of other cities that were clamoring to host the event.
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Colts spurn conventional wisdom to win over fans

August 10, 2010
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A decade ago, team officials veered onto a different marketing path. Now the team has more sponsors than any other NFL team and a growing list of fans that want season tickets.
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Isiah Thomas hire could mean end of road for Walsh in N.Y.

August 9, 2010
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Knicks President Donnie Walsh wanted to hire Chris Mullins as general manager. Instead his boss stuck him with a man who has been a disaster on numerous levels of professional basketball management.
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Did Indianapolis get hoodwinked into bidding on tainted Super Bowl?

August 5, 2010
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Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones stole the 2011 Super Bowl away from the Circle City, then he pushed for Indy to get a game he knew would be overshadowed by a lockout.
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IndyCar drivers want to set up their own advisory committee

August 3, 2010
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Open-wheel racers seek unified voice on things like safety, track set-up, scheduling, rules and other hot topics. But would that lead to more collaboration or conflict?
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Colts installing golf greens in front of training center

August 2, 2010
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The Colts 56th Street training center is undergoing a massive renovation including an unusual feature. But what does Peyton Manning think?
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Indians, Pacers and Colts attendance is only part of story

July 29, 2010
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There's a debate over which one of the city's professional sports teams delivers more bang for the buck in terms of economic impact.
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Three issues that could derail Indy's 2012 Super Bowl

July 27, 2010
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There are key issues not directly related to players' salaries that could derail negotiations between the NFL owners and players for a new collective bargaining agreement, and Indy's 2012 Super Bowl.
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NASCAR insiders want Brickyard 400 under lights

July 26, 2010
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NASCAR boss Brian France indicated Indy's July date could be shipped to Kentucky. Indianapolis Motor Speedway Speedway CEO Jeff Belskus may have to consider dramatic changes to re-energize the Brickyard 400.
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Sam Bradford's deal will hike Colts' pay to Peyton Manning

July 19, 2010
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There's one man controlling the contracts of Colts' quarterback Peyton Manning and overall No. 1 draft choice Sam Bradford. And he'll use that leverage to squeeze as much cash as he can from the Colts and St. Louis Rams.
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IndyCar chassis plan may lure multiple engine makers

July 15, 2010
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IndyCar's new chassis could be the start of an open-wheel revolution. But it won't matter if the series' CEO can't transalte it into more money-spending fans.
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IndyCar CEO must keep chassis choice from splintering series

July 14, 2010
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Choosing a new chassis formula for the 2012 IndyCar Series season may be the least of new CEO Randy Bernard's challenges. The decision will be announced today at 12:30 p.m. and acrimony may follow.
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Danica Patrick ad is just blowing smoke

July 12, 2010
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IndyCar racer turned NASCAR Nationwide Series driver needs to lose the defiant tone in her ESPN ad and rev up a little humility until she starts winning.
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  1. If what you stated is true, then this article is entirely inaccurate. "State sells bonds" is same as "State borrows money". Supposedly the company will "pay for them". But since we are paying the company, we are still paying for this road with borrowed money, even though the state has $2 billion in the bank.

  2. Andrew hit the nail on the head. AMTRAK provides terrible service and that is why the state has found a contractor to improve the service. More trips, on-time performance, better times, cleanliness and adequate or better restrooms. WI-FI and food service will also be provided. Transit from outlying areas will also be provided. I wouldn't take it the way it is but with the above services and marketing of the service,ridership will improve and more folks will explore Indy and may even want to move here.

  3. They could take the property using eminent domain and save money by not paying the church or building a soccer field and a new driveway. Ctrwd has monthly meetings open to all customers of the district. The meetings are listed and if the customers really cared that much they would show. Ctrwd works hard in every way they can to make sure the customer is put first. Overflows damage the surrounding environment and cost a lot of money every year. There have been many upgrades done through the years to help not send flow to Carmel. Even with the upgrades ctrwd cannot always keep up. I understand how a storage tank could be an eye sore, but has anyone thought to look at other lift stations or storage tanks. Most lift stations are right in the middle of neighborhoods. Some close to schools and soccer fields, and some right in back yards, or at least next to a back yard. We all have to work together to come up with a proper solution. The proposed solution by ctrwd is the best one offered so far.

  4. Fox has comments from several people that seem to have some inside information. I would refer to their website. Changed my whole opionion of this story.

  5. This place is great! I'm piggy backing and saying the Cobb salad is great. But the ribs are awesome. $6.49 for ribs and 2 sides?! They're delicious. If you work downtown, head over there.

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