What recently started with Pro Bowl cornerback Kenny Moore over the weekend has now continued with his defensive teammate, Indianapolis Colts All-Pro linebacker Darius Leonard now joining in for their locker room’s latest recruiting efforts—and offseason pitches for the NFL’s best remaining free agents (not potential trade targets):
@BumpNrunGilm0re what’s sup man! I heard blue was your favorite color— Darius Leonard (@dsleon45) March 15, 2022
@AllenRobinson I know you don’t like cold weather man so come on down to Lucas Oil for a temperature of 65-70 degrees on game day !— Darius Leonard (@dsleon45) March 15, 2022
Marquez Valdes-Scantling— Darius Leonard (@dsleon45) March 15, 2022
That list of remaining top free agent recipients of ‘The Maniac’s’ latest spirited recruiting efforts include: Arizona Cardinals edge Chandler Jones, Carolina Panthers cornerback Stephon Gilmore, Chicago Bears wide receiver Allen Robinson, Las Vegas Raiders cornerback Casey Hayward, Green Bay Packers wide receiver Marques Valdes-Scantling, and last, but certainly not least, New Orleans Saints left tackle Terron Armstead.
[And on Jones, teammate DeForest Buckner actually chimed in].
With the league’s leading cap space, the Horseshoe can still make a splash signing or two (should fiscally prudent Indy general manager Chris Ballard actually choose to do so).
After a hard day of recruiting work that would even impress ‘Coach K’ or ‘Coach Cal’, it looks like Moore is back on the clock for the Colts—starting as early as tomorrow: