Originally written on The Sports Bank  |  Last updated 11/17/14
The Indianapolis Colts went from from a base 4-3 to a 3-4 on their way to improving by nine wins. Going from 2-14 to 11-5 was nothing short of incredible, even with pieces that didn’t quite fit. They called their D a “hybrid” of the 3-4 and 4-3 because they weren’t quite all there yet. And now only players who fit a 3-4 will stay in Indy. Even Dwight Freeney, as successful player there is in Indianapolis Colts history had to be let go. Indianapolis Colts OL In the offseason, Indy added RT Gosder Cherilous and Left Guard Donald Thomas.  Both will start and provide an upgrade to the protection of Andrew Luck, the franchise quarterback. Of course, the man leading the charge is guy protecting his blind side, Anthony Castonzo, who hails from OLU, also known as Boston College. The Indianapolis Colts drafted Hugh Thornton from the Illini; who is reunited with his previous line coach from Illinois. He’ll back up Mike McGlynn at Right Guard, but he’s an intriguing prospect. He’s overcome s...
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