The last time the Colts took the field Jim Caldwell was fighting for his job, the team was attempting to avoid the number one pick in the 2012 NFL Draft and Dan Orlovsky was under center. With new hope and a revamped roster the Colts will face the Bears this Sunday in a rematch of Super Bowl XLI.
The challenges facing this new era Colts team are evident: protect Andrew Luck and play defense at a level that inspires hope. Can the Chuck Pagano turn this team around? Will Ryan Grigson's revamped roster prove strong enough to compete? Will this team live up to Merril Hoge's bold prediction or fall flat?
That brings us to this week’s seven questions.
Can the offensive line keep Andrew Luck upright against Julius Peppers? That’s clearly the biggest challenge this week. The Chicago defense isn’t at full strength and frankly Julius Peppers is the biggest threat on their roster. Mike McGlynn returns this week and will hopefully bolster the offensive line play. All of that is relativel...