Found December 31, 2012 on Outside the Boxscore:
One of the best turnarounds in the National Football League this season has to be the Indianapolis Colts who went from a 2-14 record last season to earning a playoff berth this year. To add onto the story of their impressive turnaround, head coach Chuck Pagano was sidelined for most of the season due to receiving treatment for Luekemia. After collecting his first win against the Houston Texans on Sunday, Chuck decided to show off his smooth moves in the locker room after the game:
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