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The Green Bay Packers begin a consecutive three-game road trip today in Indianapolis. The Colts are coming off their bye week during which their head coach, Chuck Pagano, left the team to receive treatment for recently diagnosed leukemia. The Colts have a record of 1-2. The Packers are coming off a hard-fought battle against the Saints -- and the referees, for a second week in a row. With a 28-27 win, the Pack went to 2-2 on the season.The Colts come into the game with a very good rookie quarterback in the person of Andrew Luck. Figure Dom Capers to throw a number of different looks at the young QB. Hopefully, the defense will confuse the offense rather than themselves as seemed to be the case for the Packers last weekend when it resembled last season's sieve. Of course, Luck is not Drew Brees, at least not yet. Expect the Packers to have their defense much more together than it was against the Saints. The Pack will also get a boost from the newly-activated DE Mike Neal who is c...
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Chris Hummer put out a pretty good article on Andrew Luck after yesterday's game, around how little Luck looked like (say that five times fast) a rookie against Green Bay. He finished with 362 yards and two touchdowns but his no-huddle offense, cool demeanour, and quick feet won the Colts the game. In fact, the only other thing Hummer could have touched on was, arguably, Luck...
Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck runs out of the tackle of Green Bay Packers defensive tackle Mike Neal (96) during the first half of an NFL football game in Indianapolis, Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)
The Colts version of the Colts-Packers recap for The Associated Press is also written by Michael Marot, and he delivers again, including candid quotes...
The Indianapolis Colts entered Sunday's game against the Green Bay Packers without their head coach and uncertain of the direction this season was taking. Andrew Luck more than answered the call in such a big moment, though, establishing the Colts as legitimate playoff contenders. Luck, the first pick in April's NFL draft and a perennial superstar for a few years now, undertook...
All Andrew Luck and Reggie Wayne wanted to do was honor coach Chuck Pagano the best way they knew how - by winning.
The two biggest playmakers on Indy's offense teamed up in the second half, wiping out an 18-point halftime deficit and hooking up on a 4-yard TD pass with 35 seconds left that gave the Colts a stunning 30-27 victory over Green Bay.
It was a wild finish to an emotionally...
Green Bay Packers linebacker Nick Perry drilled Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck in the chest during the second quarter of Sunday's NFL game in Indy.
Luck fumbled and the ball was recovered by Packers linebacker D.J. Smith, but the play was nullified as Perry was called for an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty for leading with his helmet.
Watching the Indianapolis Colts defeat the Green Bay Packers in Week 5 of the 2012 NFL season should be etched in the memories of all Colts fans. The importance of the victory expands well beyond the impressive individual performances of players like Andrew Luck and Reggie Wayne.
It expands well beyond the importance of a 50/50 record for the team's chances to find its way into...
Looks like this Indianapolis Colts fan literally picked a winner on Sunday! It is a proven fact that everybody picks their own nose, just most have enough tact not do it in public at Lucas Oil Stadium. Check out Andrew Luck’s number one supporter shoving his greasy fingers up his nostrils during Sunday’s victory over [...]
Colts Authority's Todd Smith has some postgame grades for the Colts after their inspiring win over Green Bay. Todd graded and analyzed everyone from Andrew Luck (A) to Josh Gordy (B-), and he saw some good work from some members of the offensive line (no, not all of them), defensive line, and the linebackers:
Robert Mathis: A-
He got a hit on Rodgers in the redzone, forcing...
Though the calendar states Columbus Day as a time to venerate the maiden voyage to the Americas, the holiday receives little admiration. Banks are closed, but pretty sure the financial district gets respite for such "celebrations" as Oktoberfest and National Pancake Day. The Canadians think so little of the festivities that they coincided their Thanksgiving with the commemoration...
Bob Lamey, the voice of the Colts gives a very upbeat Colts Midday Update today on 1070 The Fan. Bob has excerpts from Reggie Wayne, Jim Irsay, and Andrew Luck, who said of Reggie:
"Reggie Wayne is, he's the best football player I've ever played with, and I'm very blessed, fortunate to be on the same team as him."
Sunday's win over the Packers mean a...
No gremlins tonight! So glad to be back rocking and rolling without technology issues! We are back and better than ever!Great show tonight and we definitely ran the gamut from the highs (the Colts) the lows dumb fans doing dumb things (Athens, GA, Atlanta, Jacksonville and Kansas City) and of course Bikini Basketball (it’s legit folks!)Special thanks to Tommy Schoegler from Indiana...
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The Colts pass attack is not going anywhere but up in 2012. Andrew Luck looks legit as a real passer as well as a fantasy QB. Not only can he get it done through the air, but his legs have provided owners with nice stats as well. The Bears tore him up, but look at what they have done to fantasy elites like Rodgers and Romo. Since the Bears game, Luck...
You dirty, drunk nose picker.How does dirty, drunk Colts fan handle a boog situation when his nostrils are log jammed during a football game? Does he grab a napkin and honk out the log jam? No, he goes with a two finger position method to dig out those boogs.Maybe he didn’t have a napkin handy. Maybe he was so drunk he didn’t care if someone shoved an iPhone into his boog picking...
The Indianapolis Colts came away with an inspiring win over the Green Bay Packers Sunday.During the second quarter, WR Reggie Wayne had an amazing one-handed catch as he and rookie QB Andrew Luck begin to create chemistry. The Luck to Wayne connection also secured the final Colts touchdown that propelled them to the 30-27 [...]