Originally posted on SteelerAddicts  |  Last updated 8/15/12
It’s one thing for Andrew Luck to look good playing at home against a feeble St. Louis Rams defense. It’s another for him to take his show on the road and look as cool as a seasoned veteran against the vaunted Pittsburgh Steelers defense. Indianapolis Colts @ Pittsburgh Steelers Betting Line: Steelers -3.5 Luck had a phenomenal preseason debut when he went 10-of-16 for 188 yards and two touchdowns against the Rams. The Steelers defense debut was just as sparkling as they held the Philadelphia Eagles to zero first half points while collecting a pick and a sack. The Steelers defense will be a particular challenge for Luck not just because they have better talent and better coaching than the Rams, but because they are a 3-4 that’s often confusing for rookies to pick up. Even so, the Steelers are just a 3.5-point favorite on the NFL odds, which indicates that the experts believe Luck is for real and might be able to handle his own. We’ll find out shortly. While the Steelers defense will be
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