Found November 09, 2011 on The Colts Authority:
Paul Kuharsky shows us just how badly this defense has become at preventing the big play: The Colts have actually stayed even with opponents in rushing big plays. Indianapolis has 10 runs of 10 yards or more this season and opponents also have 10. But pass players are a different story. Indy has hit on 21 pass plays over 20 yards, and they’ve allowed 33. Most significantly, as they’ve been outscored 120-34 in their last three games, they haven’t hit on a pass play over 30 yards while allowing seven. 

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