May 17, 2024

Ryan Kelly, entering the final year of his contract, wants to remain with Colts long term

Ryan Kelly has spent his complete profession in Indianapolis since the Colts made him a first-round decide in 2016. He has seen so much in eight seasons — two General Managers, three head coaches, 11 beginning quarterbacks, 62 wins, 68 losses and two playoff appearances.

He has signed two contracts, and as he enters the final year of his present deal scheduled to make an $11.375 million base wage, Kelly hopes to signal one other and finish his profession the place he started it.

I want to stay here,” Kelly stated, by way of Joel Erickson of the Indianapolis Star. “It’s my ninth year here. It’s the last year of my contract, and I’d be lying if I said I didn’t want another one.”

Kelly, 30, has began 111 video games and made his fourth Pro Bowl in 2023.

He stated contract talks haven’t begun, however Kelly is hopeful after the Colts introduced again 11 of 15 free brokers this offseason. In addition, center linebacker Zaire Franklin and defensive sort out DeForest Buckner signed contract extensions.

Could Kelly be subsequent up?

“We’ll see what happens,” Kelly stated.