CLEMSON, SC - SEPTEMBER 17: Dwayne Allen #83 of the Clemson Tigers celebrates against the Auburn Tigers during their game at Memorial Stadium on September 17, 2011 in Clemson, South Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
We wondered earlier today why it was taking so long for the Colts to ink their two remaining rookies from the 2012 NFL Draft: Coby Fleener and Dwayne Allen. Later in the day, Jim Irsay did was Jim Irsay does best, which is send out cryptic messages that do more to annoy and frustrate fans than inform and educate.
One TE signed...the other real soon!— Jim Irsay (@JimIrsay) July 25, 2012
Soon after that update went out, third round draft pick Dwayne Allen posted a picture of himself signing his NFL contract:
Thus, it looks like one TE is down with one to go.
If Fleener signs his deal today, then it looks like the information John (JMV) Michael Vincent tweeted out earlier today was, indeed, correct. That it took this long to get Allen and (potentially) Fleener signed was troubling, but as long as they are in camp, that's all that matters.
[UPDATE]: The Colts have confirmed the signing.