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What was the best day in New Orleans Saints franchise history was the worst day for many Indianapolis Colts fans.
With Super Bowl XLIV, which the Saints won 31-17 after recovering an onside kick at the beginning of the second half and then returning a Peyton Manning interception for a touchdown, now far in the rear-view mirror, these two teams meet again, albeit with much different looks.
What kind of chance will the Colts (0-6) have at avenging their Super Bowl loss tonight at 8:20 p.m. at the Louisiana Superdome — without Manning?
At first glance, it would seem Indy’s chances at pulling off a win tonight would be slim-to-none. New Orleans (4-2) still deploys an explosive, high-scoring offense led by Drew Brees, who earned MVP honors in Super Bowl XLIV. Given the Colts’ defensive woes of late — particularly all its struggles in the secondary with the likes of Jacob Lacey and Terrence Johnson — it appears daunting having to keep weapons Marques Colston, Devery Henderson, Robert Me...
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It was the question widely asked before the season and during it thus far: “Could the Colts be THAT bad without Peyton Manning?”
They sure were Sunday night.
Indianapolis never even competed against the New Olreans Saints, suffering a 62-7 wallop at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
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CORAL GABLES -- After helping shut down one of the nation's most potent rushing attacks Saturday, Sean Spence was rewarded Monday with his third ACC Linebacker Of The Week Award.
Spence racked up 10 tackles including six solo stops and a tackle for a loss of two yards against Georgia Tech while starting and finished at middle linebacker for the first time in his career.