Originally posted on The Colts Authority  |  Last updated 9/26/12
Peaks and valleys seems to be the theme this year with the Colts, with an impressive first half showing on Sunday completely rendered obsolete in an awful loss at home to the Jacksonville Jaguars. The loss came as a result of some incredibly poor football, whether on offense or defense. The only unit I can assuage of any guilt would be the special teams coverage and return units, who did well to stymie the Jacksonville return game, normally a thorn in the side. In any case, my objective this season is to keep an eye on the defense. The progress of Luck will be charted by others more inclined, which means I can sit back and curse to my heart's content watching the 'talent' on D. What I saw on Sunday was a familiar sight and yet one that I didn't expect to see as much this year, what with Coach Pagano's stated intent to run the football and stop the run. Maurice Jones-Drew was able to run through tacklers and open gaps at will, making up for the scarcely believable deficiences of Bla...
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