2021 Indianapolis Colts season
OwnerJim Irsay
Head coachFrank Reich
General managerChris Ballard
Home fieldLucas Oil Stadium
Uniform

The 2021 season will be the Indianapolis Colts' upcoming 69th season in the National Football League and their 38th in Indianapolis. It will also be their fourth season under head coach Frank Reich and fifth under the leadership of general manager Chris Ballard.[1]

Draft

Main article: 2021 NFL Draft

2021 Indianapolis Colts Draft
Round Selection Player Position College
1 21 Kwity Paye DE Michigan
2 54 Dayo Odeyingbo DE Vanderbilt
4 127 Kylen Granson TE SMU
5 165 Shawn Davis S Florida
6 206 Sam Ehlinger QB Texas
7 229 Michael Strachan WR Charleston
248 Will Fries OT Penn State

Pre-draft trades

Staff

Indianapolis Colts staff
Front office
  • Owner – Jim Irsay
  • General manager – Chris Ballard
  • Assistant general manager – Ed Dodds
  • Director of player personnel – Kevin Rogers Jr.
  • Director of football administration – Mike Bluem
  • Director of college scouting – Morocco Brown
  • Assistant director of pro scouting – Jon Shaw
  • Assistant director of college scouting – Matt Tarpening
  • Senior player personnel scout – Todd Vasvari
  • Director of player development – Brian Decker
Head coach
Offensive coaches
 
Defensive coaches
  • Defensive coordinator – Matt Eberflus
  • Defensive line – Brian Baker
  • Special defensive assistant/asst. defensive line – Matt Raich
  • Linebackers – Dave Borgonzi
  • Defensive backs/cornerbacks – James Rowe
  • Defensive backs/safeties – Alan Williams
  • Assistant defensive backs – David Overstreet II
Special teams coaches
Support staff
  • Assistant to the Head coach – Tyler Boyles
Strength and conditioning
  • Director of sports performance – Rusty Jones
  • Head strength and conditioning – Richard Howell
  • Applied sports science/conditioning – Doug McKenney
  • Assistant strength and conditioning – Zane Fakes

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Current roster

Indianapolis Colts roster
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Reserve lists


Rookies in italics

Roster updated July 29, 2021

88 active, 5 inactive

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Preseason

The Colts' preseason opponents and schedule will be announced in May.

Week Date Time (ET) Opponent Result Record Venue TV Recap
1 August 15 1:00 p.m. Carolina Panthers Lucas Oil Stadium
2 August 21 8:00 p.m. at Minnesota Vikings U.S. Bank Stadium KMSP
3 August 27 7:00 p.m. at Detroit Lions Ford Field WJBK

Regular season

Schedule

The Colts' 2021 schedule was announced on May 12.

Week Date Time (ET) Opponent Result Record Venue TV Recap
1 September 12 1:00 p.m. Seattle Seahawks Lucas Oil Stadium Fox
2 September 19 1:00 p.m. Los Angeles Rams Lucas Oil Stadium Fox
3 September 26 1:00 p.m. at Tennessee Titans Nissan Stadium CBS
4 October 3 1:00 p.m. at Miami Dolphins Hard Rock Stadium CBS
5 October 11 8:15 p.m. at Baltimore Ravens M&T Bank Stadium ESPN
6 October 17 1:00 p.m. Houston Texans Lucas Oil Stadium CBS
7 October 24 8:20 p.m. at San Francisco 49ers Levi's Stadium NBC
8 October 31 1:00 p.m. Tennessee Titans Lucas Oil Stadium CBS
9 November 4 8:20 p.m. New York Jets Lucas Oil Stadium Fox/NFLN/
Prime Video
10 November 14 1:00 p.m. Jacksonville Jaguars Lucas Oil Stadium CBS
11 November 21 1:00 p.m. at Buffalo Bills Highmark Stadium CBS
12 November 28 1:00 p.m. Tampa Bay Buccaneers Lucas Oil Stadium Fox
13 December 5 1:00 p.m. at Houston Texans NRG Stadium CBS
14 Bye
15 December 18 or 19 TBD New England Patriots Lucas Oil Stadium TBD
16 December 25 8:15 p.m. at Arizona Cardinals State Farm Stadium NFLN
17 January 2 1:00 p.m. Las Vegas Raiders Lucas Oil Stadium CBS
18 January 9 1:00 p.m. at Jacksonville Jaguars TIAA Bank Field CBS

Notes:

References

  1. ^ "Colts Acquire QB Carson Wentz from Eagles in Exchange for Draft Picks". www.colts.com. Retrieved 2021-03-17.
  2. ^ "2021 NFL Schedule Announced" (PDF). NFL Communications. May 12, 2021. Retrieved May 12, 2021.