Colts owner Jim Irsay hints at big trade on Twitter

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Friday August 24th, 2012

The ever colorful (and cryptic) Jim Irsay on Thursday evening suggested that his Indianapolis Colts are on the verge of a big trade, tweeting the following:

https://twitter.com/JimIrsay/status/238779962998530050

https://twitter.com/JimIrsay/status/238782515488366592

https://twitter.com/JimIrsay/status/238783868499546114

Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk.com interprets the tweets thusly:

https://twitter.com/ProFootballTalk/status/238784734812049409

https://twitter.com/ProFootballTalk/status/238785250262654979

https://twitter.com/ProFootballTalk/status/238786434226597888

https://twitter.com/ProFootballTalk/status/238787445318094848

Curiously, former NFL personnel man Michael Lombardi, now of NFL Network, has completely different players in mind:

https://twitter.com/michaelombardi/status/238788510260293632

https://twitter.com/michaelombardi/status/238791790554132480

https://twitter.com/michaelombardi/status/238793013730615296

Not sure how long we may have to wait to see who is right -- or if, as Irsay wrote in hedging his bets, the deal may "crumble."

UPDATE: As reporters try to suss out the deal, Jason LaCanfora of NFL.com has some names to cross off the list:

https://twitter.com/JasonLaCanfora/status/238797102019379200 https://twitter.com/JasonLaCanfora/status/238805723121848322

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