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There is no doubting the importance of the Andrew Luck led Indianapolis Colts getting a victory over the Peyton Manning led Denver Broncos on Sunday night, but that 39-33 came with a price. They have lost wide receiver Reggie Wayne for the season.
Being reported by Ian Rapoport of NFL Media Insider, Wayne suffered both, a torn ACL as well as a meniscus. The injury was a non-contact situation. Wayne, who is 34-years-old, finishes the 2013 season with 503 receiving yards and 2 touchdowns.
The Colts most likely will be bringing in some free agents for workouts this week as the Colts who were strong at wide receiver entering the game are now thinned with T.Y. Hilton and Darrius Heyward-Bey leading the way. The others, LaVon Brazill and David Reed, are complimentary players and will have to step up to help fill the void.
It will be interesting to see how this affects the sophomore Luck and his decision making as Wayne was his biggest and most used target since joining the NFL in 2012....
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The Indianapolis Colts have announced that they’ve placed wide receiver Reggie Wayne on injured reserve and have signed free agent cornerback Jalil Brown. Brown, 6-1, 204 pounds, recorded 22 tackles (20 solo), two passes defensed, one forced fumble, one fumble recovery and 13 special teams tackles in 29 games played (two starts) with the Kansas City Chiefs. He was originally selected...
Colts receiver Reggie Wayne will miss the rest of the season after tearing the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee during Sunday night's win over Denver.
Wayne was injured in the fourth quarter as he tried to come back and catch a low pass. He was not hit on the play.
It's a devastating blow for the Colts (5-2) and for Wayne, the 35-year-old receiver who became...
In the Colts 39-33 win over the Broncos, Reggie Wayne went down with an injury during the fourth quarter. From the GIF below you can see Andrew Luck’s throw on thrid-and-one being just behind Wayne, which forced Wayne to quickly stop. It’s reported that Wayne apparently tore his ACL on this non-contact play.
When Michelle Tafoya asked Luck about Wayne’s injury after the...
Next to losing Andrew Luck the worst thing that could happen to the Indianapolis Colts happened late in the game Sunday night--veteran wide receiver Reggie Wayne went down with a knee injury
From Bleacher Report
It did not take long from the time the injury occured for the team to announce that he was done for the night with a knee sprain The sideline reporter described...
Sunday night's win over the Denver Broncos was a big one for the Indianapolis Colts. Taking down Peyton Manning in the house that he built? There are no words that can appropriately describe the win--but it came at a pretty steep price.
Veteran wide receiver and team leader Reggie Wayne is out for the season.
Late in the game Wayne appeared to be...
The Indianapolis Colts won a hard fought and emotional ballgame over the Denver Broncos Sunday night in Peyton Manning’s return to Lucas Oil Stadium.
In the aftermath of such an emotional roller coaster of a game, comes some bad news, and possibly more emotion. Adam Schefter via Chris Mortensen is reporting that the Colts fear star wide receiver Reggie Wayne may have a torn ACL...
INDIANAPOLIS, IN – The parties have ended abruptly in Indy. Following a huge win over Peyton Manning and the undefeated Denver Broncos, news has been confirmed that WR Reggie Wayne will miss the rest of the season with a torn ACL. Adam Schefter broke the news Monday morning: Confirmed and crushing: tests showed Colts WR […]
Week 7 was a difficult one for fantasy football owners as many star players suffered serious injuries.
Some of those players, including Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Reggie Wayne, were lost for the season, leaving people with important decisions to make regarding who replaces these important players in their starting lineup for Week 8 and beyond.
Let’s take a look at the best...
Week 7 had some notable injuries as fantasy football stars such as Reggie Wayne, Jermichael Finley, Jay Cutler, Doug Martin and Arian Foster all went down with injury. These injuries could hurt or help your fantasy team but if you have these players here is some advice.
Injury: Torn groin muscle, out 4 Weeks
Require Surgery: No
Fantasy Impact: Cutler began the year as...
Andrew Luck and Peyton Manning(Photo: Indy Star/Matt Kryger)
It was October 21, 2013. Around 12:15 in the morning. At Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis. You couldn’t see it. And you couldn’t hear it. But, it happened. And we all knew it.
It was an unceremonious changing of the guard, so to speak. Andrew Luck and the Indianapolis Colts beat Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos...
Andrew Luck, QB, ColtsThe heir to the horseshoe throne in Indy, Luck spoiled Peyton Manning’s homecoming in prime time on Sunday night. The...
With Peyton Manning headed back to Indianapolis for the first time, check out his stats through 22 games compared to Colts starter Andrew Luck.
Photo courtesy: espn.go.com
Week seven was a disaster for teams, who lost important players to injury. Some of the players who were injured and could be lost for the season were, Reggie Wayne (ACL), Sam Bradford (ACL), Jermichael Finley (Head/Neck), Doug Martin (Shoulder), Brian Cushing (Knee,Leg) Jay Cutler (Groin) and Lance Briggs (shoulder). If all of these players are lost...
Indianapolis Colts 39 vs Denver Broncos 33Scoring Summary1st Quarter TD E.Decker 17 yd. pass from P.Manning (M.Prater kick) (2-56, 0:46) FG A.Vinatieri 27 yd. Field Goal (10-65, 4:11) TD D.Heyward-Bey 11 yd. pass from A.Luck (A.Vinatieri kick) (1-11, 0:07)2nd Quarter TD J.Thomas 12 yd. pass from P.Manning (M.Prater kick) (8-51, 4:24) SFTY P.Manning fumble forced by R.Mathis out...
Peyton Manning of the Denver Broncos congratulates Andrew Luck of the Indianapolis Colts after the Colts beat the Broncos 39-33 at Lucas Oil Stadium on Oct. 20, 2013. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)
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