Found November 02, 2013 on Sports Injury Alert:
Reggie Wayne is done for the year. Andrew Luck was 9 years old the last time that neither Wayne or Marvin Harrison was active for a Colts game. This is definitely a big blow to the team; but the Colts do have depth. I leave it up to you; our readers, to decide who is going to reap the rewards of Reggie Wayne’s ACL:Who gets a bump in Indi? With Reggie Wayne out for the season, which Colt is poised for the largest fantasy gain in Wayne's absence? T.Y. Hilton (WR) Darrius Heyward-Bey (WR) Coby Fleener (TE) Trent Richardson (RB) Donald Brown (RB) Jack Doyle (TE) Other ...

Re-Examining the Trent Richardson Deal: The Irony

You remember where you were that day. No, I’m not talking about Brad Stevens’ sudden exit to coach professional basketball in a city where people have funny accents. I’m not talking about the Colts’ triumphant win over Peyton Manning and the undefeated Denver Broncos a few Sundays ago. Heck, I’m not even talking about the day the Indianapolis Indians won their most recent...

A Stray from the Norm: Colts Without Wayne or Harrison for First Time Since 1998

The Indianapolis Colts have been lucky – for 15-years that is. In a league where change runs rampant, the Colts have been a model of consistency. For the first time in almost 15-years, they will take the field without either Reggie Wayne or Marvin Harrison on the active roster. Dependable is more than just a word with these two legends, it is an action. Wayne played in 189-consecutive...

Darrius Heyward-Bey Expected To Play Sunday Night

Colts coach Chuck Pagano said that he expects Darrius Heyward-Bey (hamstring) to play Sunday night against Houston.Fantasy Spin:Heyward-Bey sat out of Friday's practice after suffering the injury during Thursday's session. While his role is expected to increase following Reggie Wayne's season-ending knee injury, Heyward-Bey is not a reliable fantasy option this week.

Colts’ Darrius Heyward-Bey Battling Hamstring Injury

The Indianapolis Colts sit at 5-2 and are slated to take on a Houston Texans team that has lost five in-a-row this Sunday night. The Colts have already lost their offensive leader – veteran wide receiver Reggie Wayne - for the year due to an ACL tear, and may now have to face Houston without another playmaker, wide receiver Darrius Heyward-Bey. Heyward-Bey is managing a hamstring...

Indianapolis Colts at Houston Texans: 2013 Week 9 NFL Pick

Indianapolis Colts (5-2) at Houston Texans (2-5) You could definitely still argue the Texans are underrated and are better than their record. They are moving the chains at a 75% rate, as opposed to 72% for their opponents. That differential is 12th in the NFL. They have been killed by turnovers (-11), an inability to recover fumbles (37.5%), and a ridiculous amount of return touchdowns...

WHAT IF: The Colts Never Released Peyton Manning?

In the move of the decade, the Colts released their best player in team history; Peyton Manning.This is obviously old news, but it's worth looking into what would've happened if Jim Irsay & co. never made the league-wide altering move. Let's start from the beginning. Let me take you back to 2011, in a land where the Colts are 2-14 entering the offseason. "Suck...

Preview of the Enemy: Indianapolis Colts

The 2013 Houston Texans season isn’t dead yet, but it’s on life support and the plug will be pulled if they lose to the Indianapolis Colts on Sunday. A loss to Indianapolis would put the Texans four games behind the Colts, five with the tiebreaker factored in, with just eight games remaining. They wouldn’t be mathematically eliminated, but realistically their playoff chances...

Colts kept seat on team plane open for Reggie Wayne

The Indianapolis Colts on Sunday played their first game without Reggie Wayne in the lineup since the 2001 season. The All-Pro wide receiver tore his ACL in the fourth quarter of the team’s Week 7 win over the Denver Broncos and is out for the season. Though Wayne did not fly with the team to […]

Colts’ Mathis draws attention of Texans’ offense

Case Keenum presents the Texans with a much more mobile quarterback than the recently benched Matt Schaub. But Indianapolis’ defense is led by 11-year veteran Robert Mathis, and his league-leading 11.5 sacks have already drawn the attention of the Texans’ offense. “Very much (worried),” coach Gary Kubiak said Thursday at Reliant Stadium. “He’s playing everywhere. If...

Indianapolis Colts vs. Houston Texans Preview and Prediction

The Indianapolis Colts will try and extend their lead in the AFC South tonight when they face off with the Houston Texans at 8:30 p.m. ET on NBC....

A look at the loss of Wayne by the numbers

One of Indianapolis Colts Andrew Luck's biggest challenges will come Sunday against the Houston Texans when he goes under center -- or in the shotgun -- to take the snap and doesn't have Reggie Wayne lined up at receiver. Luck With Wayne How Andrew Luck has performed with Reggie Wayne on and off the field the last two seasons. Wayne has played in 92.2 percent of the team...

Indianapolis Colts: 2013 Week 9 NFL Power Rankings (#7)

Last week: 7 (+0) Record: 5-2 On bye.

Double A Breakdown: Week 9 - Colts vs Texans

 The 5-2 Indianapolis Colts travel to Houston to play the 2-5 Texans in what should be a tough divisional matchup. Both teams are coming off their bye weeks and both are dealing with injuries. Case Keenum starts for the Texans after a solid outing against the Chiefs, and the Colts will play their first game since 1998 without Reggie Wayne or Marvin Harrison. It should be a fun one...

The Bearded Trio-Houston Texans Edition

Indianapolis is coming off of a bye week to face a Houston team that is, for a lack of better terms, is a complete dumpster fire right now. Indy has beaten some top competition this year. They have also lost to some lesser teams. Here’s three things the Colts need to do in order to pull out a win on their third straight prime time game1.Build Confidence in a Third WR OptionThe...

Colts will be tested by Texans' DE J.J. Watt

(Eds: With AP Photos.) By CLIFF BRUNT Associated Press The Colts have a major challenge on Sunday night: Keeping the Texans and defensive end J.J. Watt away from franchise quarterback Andrew Luck. Watt, the AP Defensive Player of the Year in 2012, sacked Luck three times in Houston's win over the Colts last December. In two games against the Texans last season, Luck was sacked...
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