The Replay: Reggie Wayne, Pat McAfee, and Andrew Luck

The #ThankYou87 Edition

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Every Friday, we post up The Replay, our sports review. It’s mostly fouls and airballs.

 

» Next Stop, Canton? The Colts announced they won’t re-sign Reggie Wayne, one of the great receivers in franchise history. The 36-year-old finishes his time in Indy—14 seasons—second in career receiving yards, receptions, receiving touchdowns, and 100-yard games for the Colts. Here, some notable tweets about No. 87:

Somewhere, Andy Dwyer weeps:

 

» For Kicks: Pat McAfee proved he can do more than crush punts, boom kickoffs, and make touchdown-saving tackles on returners. Here, he gives a soccer ball a ride:

McAfee’s also been quite the recruiter this week, too, trying to lure stars like defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh and wide receiver Andre Johnson to the Circle City. Which is great, but you might not want to buy real estate from this guy:

 

» LOST: If you see an unattended neckbeard running around Indy, please return it to its owner. Answers to Andrew. No questions. Reward:

Seriously, though: Is there an alternative universe where another Luck has the remaining facial hair?

 

 » In the Red: Last month IM‘s Evan West wondered, Will IU Basketball Fans Ever Like Tom Crean Again? The answer is in. For the IU basketball fan looking for a new way to vent frustration, some good Samaritan has created tomcreanbuyout.com. The website features a clock counting down from the current cost—$12 million—of parting ways with the embattled coach to July 1, when the buyout is a more palatable $7,500,000.

 

» Now Read This: The top pitching prospect for the Toronto Blue Jays lives in a VW van, writes Eli Saslow for ESPN The Magazine.

 

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