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Indianapolis Colts rookie QB Andrew Luck is building himself quite a reputation around the league as 'the comeback kid.'
This season, he's orchestrated a whopping six 4th quarter comeback victories. Sunday, we saw Luck (16/34, 196 YDS, 1 TD, 2 INT) in comeback form, but he certainly didn't do it alone.
Down 20-7, Indy came out in the second half determined to make it a game. Delone Carter cut Tennesee's lead to six on a 1-yard TD run, then the Colts' punter and defense helped out in a big way.
Pat McAfee's 52-yard punt sailed out of bounds, putting the Titans' backs up against the wall at the 1-yard line. QB Jake Locker threw a seemingly harmless short pass that Cassius Vaughn jumped in front of and walked in a 3-yard touchdown.
Adam VInatieri completed the comeback with two field goals, one for 53 yards, then one for 40.
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It seems that the Indianapolis Colts aren’t comfortable in a game until they are down by a couple of touchdowns, doesn’t it? In what has become the norm this season, Andrew Luck and the Colts overcame yet another slow start and a 20-7 halftime deficit to comeback and win 27-23.
The victory send the Colts to a 9-4 record, clinching a winning season that no one thought possible...
Andrew Luck, who has often received credit for the Colts’ unlikely success, was (statistically) terrible on Sunday. He completed 16 of his 34 pass attempts, on his way to a 196-yard performance. His lone touchdown pass was accompanied by two interceptions.One of those two interceptions came in the closing seconds of the first half on a hail mary-style pass. The other was a blatant...
It's not always pretty, but the Colts are the masters of the fourth-quarter comeback this season.Indianapolis did it again on Sunday, coming back late to top the Tennessee Titans 27-23. Andrew Luck surpassed Vince Young & Ben Roethlisberger (5) en route to his sixth fourth-quarter comeback on the season, the most by a rookie quarterback since the AFL-NFL merger in 1970....
Andrew Luck led Indianapolis back from a 13-point second-half deficit and Adam Vinatieri made two fourth-quarter field goals as the Colts rallied for a 27-23 victory Sunday over the Tennessee Titans.
Luck has now engineered six fourth-quarter comebacks this season for Indy (9-4).
It wasn't all Luck.
Delone Carter cut the deficit to 20-14 with a 1-yard TD run on Indy's...
Indianapolis took a small step toward a far bigger goal Sunday - making the playoffs.
All they need now is one more win.
With Chuck Pagano watching inside Lucas Oil Stadium for the third straight home game, and a sold-out crowd ready to celebrate, the Colts rallied behind Andrew Luck's stable play and Adam Vinatieri's strong right foot to rally from a 13-point halftime...
(Eds: Updates. With AP Photos.) By CLIFF BRUNT Associated Press The Indianapolis Colts have gotten a lot of mileage out of Andrew Luck's legs.
Maybe too much.
Shaky protection has forced Luck to scramble all over the field this season and it wasn't pretty again Sunday, with Indy down 20-7 to Tennessee at halftime after rushing for just 12 yards. By the time the game was...
Let’s take a look back at some of the things that stood out from Week 14 in the National Football League! How about the Indianapolis Colts getting 9 wins this season!? Could they pull a 2009 New York Jets in the playoffs and do well while being led by a rookie QB?
The Indianapolis Colts take the field Sunday in a rematch game from week 8 that saw the Colts win their first road game at LP Field in the Ryan Grigson/Andrew Luck era.
In that game, the Colts trailed the Titans 13-6 with 10:26 to play. Andrew Luck led the Indy offense on a 14 play, 80 yard touchdown drive that consumed 7:02. That tied the game at 13-13. The Colts defense was able...
The Tennessee Titans will play at the Indianapolis Colts this weekend at Lucas Oil Stadium. Scheduled for a 1 p.m EST kickoff the game will be aired on CBS.
Indianapolis struggled until the end of last season to find a win. This year the team has 8 and appear headed to the playoffs despite losing head coach Chuck Pagano early in the season to leukemia cancer. Andrew Luck is clearly...
Fantasy Rapid Fire: Week 14
We all want to kick some butt this weekend, but a high number of fantasy owners are about to be eliminated from the race to the championship. “Any Given Sunday” is a perfect analogy to not only the chances of an NFL team, but a fantasy team as well. Regardless of this weekends stressful results, I want everyone to promise me that they will start a...
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Check out this amusing story via Indy Star, “A hotel valet employee was arrested after, police said, he took a car owned by Indianapolis Colts receiver Reggie Wayne and drove it while he was drunk.” You can never trust valets.-TO
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INDIANAPOLIS -- The Indianapolis Colts played one of their worst halves of the season. But as has become habit, they picked it up in the second half. The Colts came back from a 13-point deficit to beat the Tennessee Titans 27-23 on Sunday at Lucas Oil Stadium. Indianapolis improved to 9-4 and kept their playoff hopes alive and well. Adam Vinatieri's 53-yard field goal gave...