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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 the Colts a 24-23 lead with 6:23 left before Colts cornerback Darius Butler helped set up another score with an interception of Tennessee quarterback Jake Locker on the next series. Vinatieri hit a 40-yarder to make it 27-23 with 3:48 left. Indianapolis remains in the No. 5 spot in the AFC playoff picture heading into their final three games at Houston, at Kansas City and home against Houston. The Colts are 8-1 in games decided by one score this season. The Titans fell to 4-9 heading into a home game against the New York Jets. Locker led the Titans to a 20-7 halftime lead, completing 15 of 20 passes ...
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Colts running back Donald Brown, left guard Joe Reitz and safety Tom Zbikowski are inactive for Sunday's game against Tennessee.
All three were ruled out earlier this week by interim coach Bruce Arians.
Also inactive for the Colts are linebacker Mario Harvey, defensive tackle Kellen Heard, receiver Nathan Palmer and offensive lineman Bradley Sowell.
Tennessee deactivated offensive...
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...
Reggie Wayne opted to stay in Indianapolis this past off season. That decision has proven beneficial to both the Colts and rookie quarterback Andrew Luck.
In Sunday’s game against the Tennessee Titans, Wayne caught a pass to surpass Andre Reed for tenth all time in NFL receptions.
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Colts running back Vick Ballard had a career-high 91 yards on 19 carries Sunday against the Titans.Fantasy Spin:Ballard didn't score a touchdown but he gave fantasy owners some confidence going into Week 15 at Houston. With Donald Brown out, no other Colts RB carried more than three times.
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...
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....
Tennessee Titans (4-8) vs Indianapolis Colts (8-4)
The Titans travel to Indianapolis with revenge on their mind from an overtime thriller with the Colts, in what started Andrew Luck’s run of brilliance over the course of the last few weeks. If you recall, Luck executed a swing pass to fellow rookie Vic Ballard in overtime, who torpedoed his way through tackles to catch the pylon...
Indianapolis Colts head coach Chuck Pagano, who has been on leave since Sept 26 when it was discovered he has leukemia, might return to the team for its final regular-season game on Dec. 30 against Houston. Pagano is finished with chemotherapy sessions, and whether he can return to the sidelines depends on how he rebounds from the treatment. According to ESPN.com, Dr. Larry...
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...
It's another sad day in a season which hasn't had many high points. The Titans took a 20-7 halftime lead into the locker room at Lucas Oil Stadium. When they exited, they left their game in the locker room and couldn't make their lead stand up. Jake Locker threw a pair of costly interceptions in the second half which gave the Colts ten easy points. Andrew Luck...
The Tennessee Titans will be without linebacker Colin
McCarthy for the second straight game today when they take on the Indianapolis
Colts, but they are expected to have quarterback Jake Locker, wide receiver
Kenny Britt and tight end Jared Cook.
Britt missed practice Thursday with a knee injury, but he
was a full participant in Friday’s session and is expected to play....