Found September 21, 2013 on Everything Colts:
 The Indianapolis Colts were completely torched Week 1 against the Raiders by their read option offense. Terrelle Pryor was able to properly read the end and was able to rush for over 110 yards. He had a great game. That game, the Colts looked out of sync on defense and were missing assignments which was the main reason why they couldn’t stop the read option; they couldn’t play contain. The guy that played contained on the play either bit or he was fooled by Pryor’s elusiveness. It was a real disaster and it almost cost the Colts the game. Last week they went up against the Dolphins who didn’t use the read option offense, but now will have to face the 49ers this week and the Seahawks in 2 weeks. These are two top 3 teams that utilize the option offense quite a bit, and if the Colts plan on beating them, they’ll have to be able to slow it down. Last year, the 49ers were able to torch the Packers in the playoffs with the option offense alone. Erik Walden was the scapegoat for that gam...

Trent Richardson: Greatest Show on Turf sequel?

If you are a Colts fan you are jumping up and down for joy as Richardson just gave you the ammo to not only win the AFC South but also make a deep run in the playoffs. On the other hand, if you’re a Browns fan you may want to close your eyes. Jim Irsay tweeted moments before the trade was official that he had completed a “monster” like type of trade, and well before you say...

Are the Colts building their team the right way?

With the Colts’ acquisition of running back Trent Richardson, all the pieces on offense seem to be in place for the Indianapolis Colts. Just two years removed from the worst season by any team since the 2008 Lions, the Colts look like a team ready to rise to the top of the league. The question is, have they built a team that can last? The Colts have built their current squad...

Pat Angerer, LaRon Landry won’t play against the 49ers

According to Mike Chappell of the Indy Star,  Colts linebacker Pat Angerer and safety LaRon Landry didn’t make the trip to San Francisco and will not play against the 49ers. Colts LB Pat Angerer (knee), S LaRon Landry (ankle) did not make trip to San Fran. Landry already had been ruled out. Colin Kaepernick and the 49ers offense should be able to take advantage of a banged up...

Trent Richardson expected to get 10-15 touches in Week 3

Getty Images The Indianapolis Colts are planning to give Trent Richardson 10-15 touches in his debut with the team in Week 3. Indianapolis will play against San Francisco in a late game. Richardon’s number is not set in stone and if the Colts find themselves with a lead that number could easily swell. Still he figures to have limited upside in Week 3 with Ahmad Bradshaw expected...

Ex-Browns exec Mike Holmgren blasts team for Richardson trade

Mike Holmgren was trying to turn things around in Cleveland. Although it didn’t happen as fast as he’d have liked it to, the team took giant steps forward during his regime. He helped build a solid, underrated defense, brought in a would-be franchise player in Trent Richardson, and drafted a quarterback thought to turn things around, paired with a solid offensive line. On paper...

The Trent Richardson Trade Examined

The surprise trade of Trent Richardson from the Cleveland Browns to the Indianapolis Colts after only the second game of the season was a real head scratcher to some as it shows to the players and fans that management has given up on the season, but to the Browns brass there were good reasons for making the trade but do they hold up under a microscope ?      From the Colts...

Game Grades Week 2: Best, and Worst, vs Jacksonville

In the regular season opener, Terrelle Pryor made all the headlines with his stellar outing against the Colts. Last week versus the Jaguars, the quarterback didn’t have to be as impressive to secure his first win as a starter for the Oakland Raiders, as the Silver & Black used a conservative offensive game plan, rather relying on the solid overall […]

49ers vs. Colts: 3 Bold Predictions for Sunday's Game

Welcome back to the NFL, Trent Richardson. This is what winning football looks like.However, he found out about the trade, jumping a sinking ship in Cleveland and catching a lifeline in Indianapolis cannot be all that bad for the former Alabama star.The one thing that may have been missing from the Colts becoming a serious playoff contender and a team capable of playing in New York...

Trent Richardson Expected To Handle 10-15 Touches in Colts Debut

Trent Richardson is only expected to receive 10-15 touches Sunday in his Colts debut. SOURCE: Ed Werder, ESPNFantasy Spin:He's averaged just under 21 touches a game in his first two seasons so that's a much smaller workload than Richardson and his fantasy owners are used to. He'll be a solid RB2 in the long run but this week, especially against a tough 49ers run defense...

Indianapolis Colts vs. San Francisco 49ers: Odds, Point Spread, Over/Under and tv info

The Indianapolis Colts and San Francisco 49ers will meet in a match-up on Sunday for one of the most anticipated games of Week 3. 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh tailored his game plans around Andrew Luck while at Stanford, now he must find a way to beat him. CBS will carry this game which will be featured in most households beginning at 4:25 pm ET (1:25 pm PT) from Candlestick Park...

The Richardson Wild Card

Not often do teams have to adjust to a new player joining the opposition mid-week. For the 49ers, they’ll have to prepare for a Colts team that added running back Trent Richardson from the Cleveland Browns, who represents a tough challenge as Indy looks to add more balance to its offense.

Colts TE Dwayne Allen Goes On Injured Reserve

It wasn’t all good news for the Indianapolis Colts today. They put tight end Dwayne Allen on injured reserve because of a hip injury. Allen came into 2013 as the tight end with the most upside in Indy but will end his season with just one catch for 20 yards and a touchdown. There is no word yet on whether or not the Colts believe he’ll be ready for camp in 2014. For fantasy owners...

Bill Simmons on Trent Richardson trade: It’s an NBA-like move

Grantland’s Bill Simmons wrote this afternoon about the blockbuster Trent Richardson trade. In the article, he shared a number of various reactions he had, with this being the headliner: “Could Cleveland be the first NFL team to steal my NBA-centric concept of “It’s better to bottom out than be stuck in no-man’s-land?” In the NBA, you either want to be really good or...

Indianapolis Colts vs San Francisco 49ers: Week 3 Preview

The San Francisco 49ers will have the opportunity to bounce back from a bad loss when they host the Indianapolis Colts this weekend. Andrew Luck returns to the Bay Area, the scene of his college days at Stanford University. The Colts will be ready to unveil their new running back,Trent Richardson. The Colts are currently giving up 136 yards rushing per game which makes them the 29th...

Eddie George: “Trent Richardson is lucky the Browns traded him”

(Photo credit: Former Titan running back great Eddie George was caught by a cameraman from TMZ Sports, and asked for his opinion on the Cleveland Browns trading running back Trent Richardson. George’s thoughts include the fact that now is the best time to be a Browns fan, and why the Colts helped out Richardson […]
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