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Colts fire general manager Ryan Grigson after 5 seasons

Ryan Grigson spent everything he could to bring another Super Bowl title to Indianapolis.

He paid a heavy price for coming up short.

On Saturday, Colts owner Jim Irsay fired his general manager after five up-and-down years that ended with Indy missing the playoffs in consecutive seasons for the first time since 1997-98.

"We are in the business of professional football and that is the business of winning," Irsay said during a 20-minute news conference at the team headquarters. "It's about winning and you do everything you can to make sure you are in the position to win, period."

After almost three weeks of silence from the Colts, the...