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DeForest Buckner trade brings Colts a little closer to free-agent QBs - Indianapolis Colts Blog- ESPN
Currently without a first-round pick, the Colts likely won't be in position to pick an immediate starting quarterback in the draft.

Inside the DeForest Buckner deal - ProFootballTalk

Why Did The Colts Give Up Huge Trade Package For DeForest Buckner? | WFNI ESPN 107.5 / 1070 The Fan
Why Did The Colts Give Up Huge Trade Package For DeForest Buckner?

What you should know about Colts DL DeForest Buckner
Colts are getting a durable and versatile player entering his fifth season who made an impact in the Super Bowl

Reports: Colts make blockbuster deal for 49ers' Buckner | Sports | heraldbulletin.com
There will be no easing into the new league year for the Indianapolis Colts this time around.

Colts Trade First-Round Pick For All-Pro Defensive Lineman DeForest Buckner | WFNI ESPN 107.5 / 1070 The Fan
Colts Trade First-Round Pick For All-Pro Defensive Lineman DeForest Buckner

Colts make major splash, trade first-round pick for DeForest Buckner
The Colts have dealt a first-round pick for one of NFL's best defensive linemen, who they give a healthy contract extension

Colts' Chris Ballard goes big by adding DeForest Buckner; Rivers next?
The Indianapolis Colts made their biggest free-agent acquisition in years, the biggest in GM Chris Ballard's tenure, in All-Pro DT DeForest Buckner.

Why DeForest Buckner trade immediately gets Colts closer to contention
Buckner, who has 28.5 sacks in his career and 19.5 over the last two years, now becomes the driving force in the Indianapolis defense.

Once again, the Colts make the absolute most of a first-round pick – The Athletic
There was no way the Colts were getting a player like DeForest Buckner, whom they acquired in a trade, with the 13th pick.

Grading the trade: 49ers send DeForest Buckner to Colts in blockbuster deal – The Athletic
The Colts wanted to add to the defensive line and the 49ers essentially faced a long-term decision of paying Buckner or Arik Armstead.

By acquiring DeForest Buckner, Colts do the move they’ve waited years to make – The Athletic
In the last two seasons, Buckner totaled 129 tackles (26 for a loss), 19.5 sacks and 34 QB hits for the 49ers.

Lack Of Production Leads To Colts Releasing Margus Hunt | WFNI ESPN 107.5 / 1070 The Fan
Lack Of Production Leads To Colts Releasing Margus Hunt

What Does The Return Of Anthony Castonzo Mean For The Colts? | WFNI ESPN 107.5 / 1070 The Fan
What Does The Return Of Anthony Castonzo Mean For The Colts?