Originally written on The Colts Authority  |  Last updated 11/7/14
The Colts' 35-9 beatdown from the Jets on Sunday will lead to a lot of criticism this week, as the vast majority of the team played poorly. After a loss like that, most fans are left reminiscing about 2011, which isn't a pleasant place to be. But, before the week gets completely miserable, I'd like to take some time to spotlight the few players that actually played well, namely Jerry Hughes, Dwayne Allen, Coby Fleener, Anthony Castonzo, and Winston Justice. Jerry Hughes Hughes has been much maligned for his lackluster play during his first couple years in Indianapolis, but he's been playing well in 2012. So far this season, Hughes is second among 3-4 outside linebackers in Pass Rush Productivity, the measure from ProFootballFocus that measures quarterback pressures per snap. He hasn't finished the play and gotten the sack as often as you'd like, but he's been the most consistent pass rusher for the Colts this year. He stepped it up on Sunday, getting four pressures (a sack...
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