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The big time cuts keep coming this Friday afternoon. A few minutes after Charles Woodson’s released was confirmed, the Indy Star’s Bob Kravtiz dropped some big news out of Indianapolis.

As you can see above, Freeney’s deal was up so this isn’t really a cut. Kravitz was told by a Colts source that if Collie had come along at the same time as Peyton Manning the former could’ve put up Wes Welker like numbers.

Alas, two of the final remnants of a fantastic Colts team are on their way out. Robert Mathis and Reggie Wayne make up the final two. Kravtiz says the Colts have every intention of putting Freeney’s name in the Lucas Oil ring of honor.

I, for one, accept the decisions of those above who dictate football fate every Sunday. Austin Collie doesn’t, as each time he’s knocked out — and I mean that quite literally — he keeps coming back. He’s sustained multiple¬† major concussions that are the product of crushing hits, yet he keeps recovering and playing.

Now, in his first game back this year after missing the first two weeks with lingering concussion symptoms, he’s suffered what looks to be a serious knee injury during the third quarter of the Colts’ game against Jacksonville.

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