Originally written on The Colts Authority  |  Last updated 11/20/14
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Reggie Wayne could have joined historic NFL greats with another 1,000 yard season.  Instead he got this nightmare of a season.  Luckily he's got a support system to keep him going:

So, the frustration builds, and nearly spilled out of every pore two weeks ago in the 17-3 loss to Jacksonville. His first reception came with less than two minutes remaining in the third quarter. It gained zero yards. By game's end, he had just three catches for 13 yards. He had been targeted only six times by quarterbacks Curtis Painter and Dan Orlovsky.

Wayne admitted he has had to fight the urge to give anyone within earshot an earful, go all Keyshawn Johnson and scream, "Just give me the damn ball!"

Peta-Gay, his wife, won't allow it. Neither will sons Rosean, 8; Reggie Jr., 2; and Rayden, 3 months.

"The only way I go without snapping (with) the media is every game when I come in, first thing I do is put my helmet and stuff down and grab my phone," Wayne said. "Always got a text message from my wife and it's a picture of my kids.

"I don't think she's doing it on purpose, but when I see my kids, that calms the storm. They bring everything back."

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