Originally posted on The Majors Detroit  |  Last updated 12/2/12
Andrew Luck and the surprise Indianapolis Colts head into Motown to take on Matthew Stafford and his Lions today from Ford Field in a battle of former No. 1 picks which should boost some nice offensive numbers through the air. The Colts come into this game playoff bound looking to pretty much lock up a wild card in the AFC. Indy however is the only team over .500 with a negative -43 point differential with most wins being close and three of four losses being blowouts. The Colts are also 2-3 on the road so this is actually a good match up for Detroit. Andrew Luck is piling up yards much like Detroit’s own Matthew Stafford but his stats over all aren’t very impressive. He has 13 TD’s with 13 INT’s and a QB rating of 76.7 versus the 96.6 the Colts are allowing. The Lions however will have to be very cognizant of Reggie Wayne as he is having a career year entering what is usually the twilight of many receivers careers. Wayne has 84 receptions on the year and is the only wide out close t...
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