The Herald Bulletin

Afternoon Update

Pro Sports

November 21, 2013

Report: Colts owner Irsay, wife divorcing

INDIANAPOLIS — Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay and his wife Meg have filed for divorce after 33 years of marriage, according to a published report by The Herald Bulletin's newsgathering partner, WISH-TV.

The divorce case was filed Thursday in Hamilton County (Ind.) Superior Court.

A statement on behalf of the couple has also been released. It reads:

“After 33 years, we have mutually agreed to end our marriage. Meg will continue to pursue her professional interests and her commitment to our children and grandchildren, while Jim will maintain 100 percent ownership of the Indianapolis Colts and his other business interests. Although the decision to end our marriage is a difficult one, it is the right decision for us and our family. We appreciate your respect for, and understanding of, our privacy.”

No other information or comments were released.

The Herald Bulletin will continue to update this story.

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