Found December 24, 2011 on The Colts Authority:
The AFC South is topsy turvy.  The Colts are dead last, the Texans finally won a division crown but are regressing to their usual lackluster form and the Titans are vying for a playoff spot despite horrible performances most of the year from Chris Johnson.  You can count on one thing:  the Jaguars suck.  Today they continue their slump by losing to the Titans.  There's a real shot for the Colts to finish up the season with 3 straight wins. 

Chappell: Colts won't quit

Mike Chappell says in his mailbag the Colts simply won't quit: ANSWER: The only thing for the Colts to do is head to Jacksonville and try to finish the season with a three-game winning streak. Players who are healthy will play. Players who are dealing with injuries – Dallas Clark, Philip Wheeler, maybe Joe Retiz and A.J. Edds – sit. Winning will not be the best outcome for...

Colts change miserable year with 2-game win streak

Suddenly, the Colts don't look so bad. After months of miserable performances, weeks of speculation about a winless season and countless hours debating who will and will not return, Indy has reversed course. Two wins in five days, both against teams vying for playoff positions, has ended the talk about a historic 0-16 season and instead renewed debate over whether fans should...

Colts don't Suck for Luck

The Colts win again and they are suddenly riding a 2-game winning streak. A team that was once considered to be the worst team ever, now, can't even be considered the worst team this season, and does that jeopardize their future? A lot of people assumed that they were sucking to get Andrew Luck, the likely #1 pick in the draft next year, and it seemed like a good idea with Peyton...

Quick Notes On The Win

It's Christmas and I'm exhausted from a long and memorable night. I'm not going spin up a narrative today. You all saw Reggie Wayne with his arms raised. That's all the narrative any of us need.  My quick hits: I had my office Christmas party last night a few blocks from the Luke. I kept two tickets in my pocket, just in case. The party broke up just after halftime...

Colts Win Puts Draft-Obsessed Fans In Their Place

Last night the Indianapolis Colts took Andrew Luck’s name out of everyone’s mouth for just a minute.  They came back in the fourth quarter (in an admittedly horribly officiated game) to beat the Houston Texans 19-16.  That ties the Colts in the win column with the St. Louis Rams and Minnesota Vikings at two. For most of this season everyone has associated Andrew Luck with Peyton...

Indianapolis Colts 2011 Review: Top 5 Stories of The Year

 2011 started much the way most of their years have: with a disappointing January playoff loss. Unlike previous years, the team was not able to bounce back. The Indianapolis Colts, perennial playoff contenders for the past decade, have endured their most tumultuous year in quite some time. Why? These 5 stories tell the reason. Colts lose to Jets in Playoffs- One year after beating...

NFL: Colts get past Houston 19-16 for 2nd straight win

Reggie Wayne #87 of the Indianapolis Colts celebrates after catching the game-winning touchdown pass against Kareem Jackson #25 of the Houston Texans at Lucas Oil Stadium on December 22, 2011 in Indianapolis, Indiana. The Colts defeated the Texans 19-16. (December 21, 2011 – Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images North America) INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Reggie Wayne followed the script...

Colts Win Second In A Row

After starting the season 0-13, the Indianapolis Colts have gotten a taste of victory by winning two games in five days to improve their record to 2-13 on the season. The Colts beat the Tennessee Titans 27-13 last week and then knocked off the Houston Texans 19-16 last night. In what was a sure thing for the Colts to have the number one overall pick in the draft is now in question...

Colts Still Winner of Andrew Luck Sweepstakes, Even After 2nd Win Last Night Vs. Texans

As it stands, the Indianapolis Colts are still in control of the #1 pick in the 2012 NFL Draft, which is expected to land Andrew Luck.  Even though the Colts, Rams and Vikings all have 2 losses, Indianapolis wins the LOSER tie breaker by having the worst strength of schedule of the group. Indianapolis: 120-106 (.531) Minnesota: 127-97 (.567) St. Louis: 132-92 (.589) All the Colts...

Texans vs. Colts: Being Grateful Edition

This is a change from what we normally do after the games, but this game recap edition has to do with being grateful for having a playoff team here in Houston. Despite a heartbreaking loss against the Indianapolis Colts 19-16, the fan base is close to pushing the “reset” button on this season.   The Texans reeled off a 7 game win streak, and in NFL terms that is tough to do...

Some Colts players' stock still rising amid the wreckage

There will be little to celebrate for the Indianapolis Colts when this season ends beyond the fact that this season...

Colts would secure No. 1 pick with Week 17 loss

The suddenly surging Indianapolis Colts are guaranteed to have the No. 1 overall draft pick should they lose their final game of the season.

Indianapolis Colts' win throws Andrew Luck sweepstakes up in air

All that good luck the Indianapolis Colts received on the field these last two weeks could leave them with no Luck when the NFL draft rolls around.

Titans RB Johnson will play against Jaguars

There was some concern over Tennessee Titans running back Chris Johnson for Saturday's game against the Jacksonville Jaguars, but Johnson is active and will play.
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