Colts owner Jim Irsay hints at big trade on Twitter

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:

Mike Florio of interprets the tweets thusly:

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

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 has some names to cross off the list:

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