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Indianapols Colts Head Coach Chuck Pagano celebrates after winning his first game following his battle with leukemia.
The Indianapolis Colts’ game against the Houston Texans meant nothing for their playoff seeding. But to call the game “meaningless” for the team is flat out wrong.
You could see it (and for those in attendance, feel it) as soon as Head Coach Chuck Pagano ran on the field for the first time since being diagnosed with acute promyelocytic leukemia during the team’s week 4 bye. The fans cheered and clapped in a wondrous standing ovation, a show of support for someone they hardly know, even by association only. It was a special moment for fans, players, and especially Pagano himself. Luckily for Coach, it wouldn’t be the last special thing to occur this day.
The Colts started off strong, taking the ball to start the game. They methodically drove 75 yards down the field on a 13 play drive that last nearly half of the entire first quarter. The drive ended on a 1-yard touchd...
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Indianapolis Colts tight end Dwayne Allen would not be playing football today if it weren't for the football coach at the high school he attended stopping him in the hallway asking for his name.
Allen told Phil Richards of USA TODAY that he was approached by Terry Sanford High School's first-year football coach, Wayne Inman, early his freshman year.
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Colts quarterback Andrew Luck added 191 to his rookie record for passing yards in a season Sunday against the Texans, giving him 4,374 yards.Fantasy Spin:Luck also threw two touchdowns with zero turnovers as the Colts played to win in Chuck Pagano's first game back on the sideline following several months of leukemia treatment. Luck's 23 passing touchdowns, five rushing touchdowns...
The halftime show at the Lucas Oil Stadium during Sunday's Indianapolis Colts game featured three monkeys riding dogs while herding goats. Seriously.
To top it off, the monkeys were wearing tiny Colts jerseys. How cute.
The idea may have been inspired by one of last year's Denver Broncos halftime shows, but the Colts took things up a notch with more monkeys and...
INDIANAPOLIS–The Colts threw down on the suddenly fading Houston Texans in a startling 28-15 victory.
Andrew Luck threw two TD passes Sunday in celebration of Coach Chuck Pagano’s return to lead the Colts in with confidence.
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The Colts are playing great football right now while the Ravens continue to struggle. Can Andrew Luck lead the Colts past Joe Flacco?
With the Dallas and Redskins game over, the playoff picture is now clear.
Here's a look at the Wild Card Match-ups.
The AFC teams were locked-up before Sunday but there was a lot of movement left with the seeding.
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The Indianapolis Colts made Chuck Pagano a winner in his return to the sideline.
Andrew Luck threw for two touchdowns and Deji Karim swung the game with a 101-yard kickoff return in the third quarter, giving the Colts a 28-16 victory over Houston. It was Pagano's first game back as coach since starting treatment for leukemia Sept. 26.
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Sunday was quite a day at Lucas Oil Stadium.It marked the return of Colts head coach Chuck Pagano back to the sideline, a 28-16 victory over AFC South rival Houston, and a halftime show featuring a monkey wearing an Andrew Luck jersey while riding a dog.Yeah, add this one to the "things you don't see everyday" category. It definitely deserves such a tag.Indy is slated...
I saw a monkey smoking a cigarette and drinking a beer in Cancun, Mexico so not much surprises me with these things. This Monkey riding a dog at the Colts game was just hilarious though. The thing is so small, yet it looks like warrior riding a horse back in the day. Just good stuff. Check out the video below. Chuck Pagano also made his return to the NFL in this game...
The Houston Texans choked. Simple as that. If the Texans do not win the AFC and fall to either New England or Denver on the road, they only have themselves to blame. Two games they had! Two games (in Edward Rooney from Ferris Bueller voice). One against the one dimensional Vikings and the … Continue reading »
It was a heartfelt day for the Indianapolis Colts as their head coach Chuck Pagono returned to the sidelines after battling cancer for three months.Why don’t all halftime shows include a monkey riding a dog?GIF via Buzzfeed Sports
The Indianapolis Colts welcomed back head coach Chuck Pagano on Sunday. They responded well handing the Houston Texans a defeat and later did a little “dancing” in the locker room.
They even pulled out the monkey on dog chasing goat routine.
With their win today the Colts became only the second team in NFL history to improve their record by nine wins. Last season the Colts...
One of the best turnarounds in the National Football League this season has to be the Indianapolis Colts who went from a 2-14 record last season to earning a playoff berth this year.
To add onto the story of their impressive turnaround, head coach Chuck Pagano was sidelined for most of the season due to receiving treatment for Luekemia.
After collecting his first win against...
The Indianapolis Colts (11-5) enter the 2013 NFL playoffs with a 28-16 win over the Houston Texans (12-4).
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The loss marks the third Texans defeat in four weeks and the team will need both the Broncos to fall to the Chiefs and the Dolphins to defeat the Patriots in order to receive the top seed in the AFC, which would’ve been accomplished with a win in Indy...
It is going to be great, because Andrew Luck, Robert Griffin III, and Russell Wilson will all be in the NFL playoffs. Luck will play against the Ravens while, RG3 and Russell Wilson will face off against one another. What rookie will got the farthest? We shall find out, but we know at least one will move on to the second round. Here is the complete playoff picture below
Indianapolis at Baltimore Sunday, 1:00 p.m. ET, at M&T Bank Stadium, Baltimore - TV: CBS *TV announcers: Jim Nantz, Phil Simms *Keys to the game: The Ravens are 1-4 in their past five games and momentum is assuredly in the back pocket of the Colts, but Baltimore is loaded with postseason experience and can rotate Pro Bowl-caliber veterans to snap pressure points. Ray Rice...