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 Donald Brown has heard his share of criticism during his time as a member of the Indianapolis Colts. A lot was expected when the Colts drafted him out of UConn in the first round of the 2009 NFL draft, and to this point, Brown hasn't put up the numbers one would expect from a first round pick, especially when compared to LeSean McCoy of the Eagles who was taken in the second round in the same draft. In two games as the Colts' featured running back this year, Brown has gained a modest 93 yards on 25 carries, an average of 3.7 yards per rush. If the Colts hope to contend this season, Brown is going to have to be a much bigger threat out of the backfield. This week's matchup against the Jacksonville Jaguars is a tremendous opportunity for Brown and the Colts' rushing attack to assert themselves. The Jags enter this week's game with the 31st ranked rushing defense in the NFL, surrendering 4.4 yards per attempt. By contrast, the Colts' rush defense, which has...
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