Found August 26, 2012 on
New Orleans Saints
Andrew Luck knows how to take care of his friends. Just ask his best friend, Griff Whalen.Luck targeted Whalen nine times and he caught eight of them for 66 yards. Luck and Whalen lived together at Stanford and I guess if you are trying to make an NFL roster as a wide receiver it helps when your quarterback is your best friend.The Colts averaged only 2.0 yards per rush last night in gaining 53 yards.The Redskins were 4-4 in the red zone.Rex Grossman was 8-8 for 127 yards, two TDs, and no INTs.The Colts' longest run of the night was just nine yards.All of the Redskins’ defensive groups dominated the Colts' pass protection schemes as the Redskins recorded four sacks, three quarterback pressures, and 17 quarterback hits. It was a long night for Andrew Luck and Chandler Harnish.Pittsburgh and Buffalo were a combined 9-29 on 3rd down conversion attempts.Antonio Brown was targeted nine times and caught seven for 108 yards and two touchdowns.Steve Johnson was also targeted nine tim...
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Andrew Luck has one more chance to get things right before the games count.
The rookie quarterback has looked good in the Colts' first three preseason games, though Saturday afternoon's loss at Washington was clearly the toughest.
Against the Redskins, Luck had to contend with a bevy of blitzes, breakdowns along the offensive line and penalties that led to stalled drives...
Today at 4 p.m. EST, we’ll see a preseason matchup that pits the first two picks in the 2012 NFL draft against each other for the first time.
The Redskins are putting their quarterback RG3 against the Colts’ main man Andrew Luck. It will be the man with sizzle and flash against the guy that just tries to play quarterback.
In short, the variances in their style of play could...
The Indianapolis Colts didn’t play Andrew Luck long enough today to get a win over the Washington Redskins. The Colts did see a nice 31 yard touchdown pass from Luck to T.Y. Hilton to put the Colts in tie with Washington at 7 in the second quarter. Then RGIII did some more of his magic to put the Redskins back on top 14-7 with a 4 yard pass to Santana Moss. That’s when the Colts...
Although it was just a preseason game, when number one versus number two face off, it always seems to grab everyone’s attention. Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III faced off against each other and did not disappoint the fans at FedEx field as Griffin and the Washington Redskins got the best of Luck and the Indianapolis Colts 30-17 on Saturday night. Both young quarterback looked...
The best thing about preseason NFL football is the fact that it signifies that regular season football is only a couple weeks away. It’s where the starters go through the motions for a couple weeks and the back-ups earn roster spots. The play-calling is very vanilla and games are sometimes tough to watch in the second half. A couple times a year there’s a preseason match-up that...
Joe was on ESPN's "First Take" to promote the new Madden 13 game when the round table discussion inevitably came around to co-host Skip Bayless asking the four-time Super Bowl winner which rookie he would pick to have more long-term success as an NFL quarterback — Andrew Luck or Robert Griffin III.
Montana tried to dodge the question before a nagging Bayless said...
The hype leading up to the RGIII Vs. Luck Bowl was one that started heating up back in March and April when everyone pretty much knew that the Indianapolis Colts were going to select Andrew Luck with the number one pick in the 2012 Draft and the Washington Redskins trading and moving up to get [...]
Who is Andrew Luck? He has impressed during the preseason not only with his stats but with his poise and his mind. Just like any good quarterback you will only go as far as your arm will take you, I don’t find that accurate. I think its as far as your mind can take you, a lot like Former Colt, Peyton Manning‘s mind has made him look like a genius on the field, Andrew’s mind...
Deep Sleepers are players that are not drafted or rarely drafted. At least an average draft position (ADP) of 150 or greater qualifies for the deep sleeper list, with a couple exceptions as you will find below.Quarterback:Andrew Luck is being drafted 45 spots after Robert Griffin III with an ADP of 125 and 20th quarterback off the board. In most 10 or 12 teams league only one quarterback...
We all know by now that Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay is a man who will do anything to help his football team move forward. Heck we are talking about the guy who found it in his team’s best interest to part ways with a legend in Peyton Manning to start a new regime with QB Andrew Luck.
There may not be a division more reliant on young quarterbacks than the AFC South. Outside of Houston, each team will be looking to young quarterbacks to develop into the franchise players that their GMs hoped for when they drafted them. The development of Andrew Luck, Jake Locker, and Blaine Gabbert will be crucial to the long term fortunes of Indianapolis, Tennessee, and Houston...
The Indianapolis Colts finished their roster moves Monday to get down the league mandated limit of 75 players. The team placed Griff Whalen, George Foster and Brandon McKinney on the reserved injured list. Under new NFL rules, these players could possibly return later in the year if their health permits.
Rookies Justin Anderson and Josh Chapman were placed on the reserve physically...