Found January 06, 2012 on The Sports Rocker:
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At one point early in this past Sunday's loss to the Jacksonville Jaguars, the Indianapolis Colts defense was backed up on its own one yard line. Third-and-goal from the one, the Jaguars would surely get in. But for once, the Colts D held its ground. For some bizarre reason, the Jags (perhaps thinking points would be at a premium) decided to go for it on fourth down only to get, for some even more bizarre reason, stuffed again. As the ball turned over on downs, I thought, the Colts just lost Luck.I was wrong, of course. The Colts would move the ball barely five yards before punting; the Jags would score all of 90 seconds later and never look back. Even the final score was deceptive, after halftime it was never in doubt: the Jags would win, the Colts lose and, with it, secure the overall number one pick in the upcoming 2012 NFL Draft.In hindsight it seems almost unreal, this team (at one point in the season 0-13) was literally one errant score from not ending up with the worst re...
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