Originally posted on Midwest Sports Fans  |  Last updated 10/3/11
The 0-3 Indianapolis Colts will face the 2-1 Tampa Bay Buccaneers for your Week 4 Monday Night Football entertainment. The Buccaneers beat the Atlanta Falcons in Week 3, while the Colts struggle to pull themselves together and make something happen without Peyton Manning. Of note: Tampa Bay will be hosting their first Monday night game in eight years. Here’s a preview to the game. The Colts Colts fans are missing Peyton Manning like I miss cheese (which is often and a lot). Forget Kerry Collins, Curtis Painter will make his first career start in the NFL on Monday night. Painter hasn’t shown much success in his three years with the Colts. His infamous turnovers and inability to drive the offense have left fans less than thrilled. However, receiver Reggie Wayne backs Painter and was a little discouraged when the Colts brought in Collins earlier in the season. There is no better time for Painter to prove the skeptics wrong and play like he has nothing to lose (Because, quite frankly,...
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