Found October 03, 2011 on The Pewter Plank:
Welcome to The Pewter Plank Halftime Report powered by Fansided.Colts 10, Buccaneers 7The first half has been anything but stellar for the Bucs who found themselves trailing the Peyton Manning-less Colts 10-0 at one point. Connor Barth missed a field goal and the offense couldn’t get the gears moving.Something called Curtis Painter got the first touchdown of the game on an 87-yard pass to Pierre Garcon that exposed the one time the Bucs defense had a bad cover scheme.The theme of the first half for the Bucs was (as it always seems) defense as the unit would come out and stop the Colts except on the one occasion. Adrian Clayborn flew threw the Colts offensive line on the Colts second drive to slam the door shut. The secondary also managed to keep the Colts weapons in check with the obvious exception if the Garcon touchdown.There were two troubling things that occured in the first half, one being the Bucs fault and the other the … [visit site to read more]TPP Halftime Report - The Pew...

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We all went to school last night to re-learn the same lessons from last week. The Colts need a quarterback. For reasons I can't fathom, Indy fans mostly seem up in arms about the defense today. The same defense that was on the field at a nearly a 2:1 clip and played it's wounded guts out is generating the bulk of the complaints. By the same token, the quarterback who...

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The first time he played in the NFL, Curtis Painter cost the Indianapolis Colts a shot at an undefeated season.

Column: Colts season continues to unravel

The first time he played in the NFL, Curtis Painter cost the Indianapolis Colts a shot at an undefeated season.

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