Before the season began Greg Cowan and I had a long, lopsided debate about the potential this new era Colts team had for 2012. Statistics and prior history suggested somewhere between 3 and 6 wins. Anything more would be considered an abberation but my voice was somewhat quiet in comparison to Greg's booming insistance that the Colts could be a playoff team. While partly tongue-in-cheek, Greg truly believed that the team had 6-8 wins minimum lined up with the potential to steal a few more and maybe back into the playoffs.
He's winning the debate obviously and I can't exactly complain as this has been more fun for me than anticipated.
That cautious optimism brings us to a pivotal game for the Colts in 2012. The Dolphins, like the Colts, are 4-3 and in the hunt for a wild card spot in the playoffs. This weekend's game could have mammoth implications for the entire AFC.
Knowing that, here's seven questions I have about this weekend's surprisingly important tilt between former AFC ...