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The Colts have to play the Baltimore Ravens in the first round of the play offs. Can the Indianapolis Colts beat the Baltimore Ravens? Sure they can, the Colts are on fire this season and Andrew Luck is able to find the kind of magic he needs to pull off the big win. The Ravens will be their biggest test of the 2012 season that is for sure. The team has had some big wins this season already even though they didn’t have to toughest schedule in the NFL.  Andrew Luck won games against seasoned veterans like Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers, The Minnesota Vikings and Luck found a way to beat a pretty good team called the Houston Texans. So, sure they could upset the ravens. The Colts come into the play offs with the team’s head coach back on the side line and they have momentum on their side including a quarterback who play well beyond his years. Andrew Luck comes into the game ranked 7th in passing. With his 4,374 passing yards he is only 1 spot behind the great Peyton Manning and 7 spots ahead of Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco. The Colts need to stay focused on protecting Luck to give the rookie time to get comfortable in the game. While Luck has made some mistakes in his rookie season by throwing 18 interceptions, he has still showed signs of greatness with his 23 touchdowns. The Ravens aren’t the team they were in years past. Nonetheless they can still bring it defensively. Ed Reed has even slowed down this season. The Baltimore Ravens are in need of a youth transfusion and this Saturday when the Colts play then it may be exposed the most. Andrew Luck may pick this Ravens team apart. If he stays cool and doesn’t make the key mistakes I think the Colts can advance into the second round of the play offs. Keep your eyes on this Indianapolis Colts team. I have a feeling they are full of surprises…….


Indianapolis Colts down Texans 28-16

Indianapols Colts Head Coach Chuck Pagano celebrates after winning his first game following his battle with leukemia. The Indianapolis Colts’ game against the Houston Texans meant nothing for their playoff seeding. But to call the game “meaningless” for the team is flat out wrong. You could see it (and for those in attendance, feel it) as soon as Head Coach Chuck Pagano ran...

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Chuck Pagano Did a Locker Room Dance After The Colts Game (Video)

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Colts' Luck wants to make most of 1st playoff game

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Video: Monkey rides a dog at during halftime of Colts game

Sunday was quite a day at Lucas Oil Stadium.It marked the return of Colts head coach Chuck Pagano back to the sideline, a 28-16 victory over AFC South rival Houston, and a halftime show featuring a monkey wearing an Andrew Luck jersey while riding a dog.Yeah, add this one to the "things you don't see everyday" category. It definitely deserves such a tag.Indy is slated...

Monkey rides dog during Colts halftime

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The Colts are looking solid headed into the playoffs against a weaker Ravens teams. Wildcard Round Preview

The Colts are playing great football right now while the Ravens continue to struggle.  Can Andrew Luck lead the Colts past Joe Flacco? With the Dallas and Redskins game over, the playoff picture is now clear.  Here's a look at the Wild Card Match-ups. The AFC teams were locked-up before Sunday but there was a lot of movement left with the seeding.   AFC Playoff Picture...

Fairy tale season

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Arian Foster pays tribute to Colts coach Chuck Pagano

Arian Foster payed tribute to Indianapolis Colts head coach Chuck Pagano, who was diagnosed with leukemia in September.  Pagano, who has since beaten the cancer, was back on the sidelines for the Colts final regular season Sunday game against the Texans.After Foster scored a third quarter touchdown, he had a great gesture by tapping and bowing to the #Chuckstrong sign in the end...

Wednesday’s Colts-Ravens practice report

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Colts coach Chuck Pagano dances after victory over Texans (Video)

One of the best turnarounds in the National Football League this season has to be the Indianapolis Colts who went from a 2-14 record last season to earning a playoff berth this year. To add onto the story of their impressive turnaround, head coach Chuck Pagano was sidelined for most of the season due to receiving treatment for Luekemia. After collecting his first win against...

Pagano returns as Indianapolis beats Texans 28-16

Chuck Pagano just wanted to savor the moments Sunday. He waved to the fans, hugged his family, his players, assistant coaches even the Houston Texans. And when the Colts completed their remarkable regular season with a 28-16 victory over the AFC South champion, there was no holding back the joy in the locker room. ''Everybody was dancing. Just not taking anything for granted...

Chuck Pagano's Colts Slam Texans, 28-16: 5 Things We Learned

Last week, the Indianapolis Colts clinched a playoff spot by taking down the Kansas City Chiefs, 20-14.  Heading into Week 17, Indy was locked into the 5th seed in the playoffs.  They stood to gain nothing from beating the Texans Sunday.  But that's exactly what the Colts did, in convincing fashion nonetheless.Indianapolis will travel to take on Baltimore next week.  The...

Wild Card Preview: Colts-Ravens

Indianapolis at Baltimore Sunday, 1:00 p.m. ET, at M&T Bank Stadium, Baltimore - TV: CBS *TV announcers: Jim Nantz, Phil Simms *Keys to the game: The Ravens are 1-4 in their past five games and momentum is assuredly in the back pocket of the Colts, but Baltimore is loaded with postseason experience and can rotate Pro Bowl-caliber veterans to snap pressure points. Ray Rice...
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