Found June 19, 2012 on The Colts Authority:
This series will take a look at the ever growing perception of the exaggerated "problem" of Colts' fanhood. Specifically that the Colts' fan base is fairweather and weak when compared to similar markets such as Pittsburgh, Green Bay, and Kansas City. While I find the outcry over the slightly lower rate of season ticket renewals to be very exagerrated (and way offbase), it's impossible to argue that the Colts' fan base is comparable to the near-rabid fans of the Packers, Steelers, or Chiefs. So, over these pieces, we'll be connecting these franchises, finding their similarities and differences in how their fan bases grew to what they are today, and figure out how the Colts and their fans can emulate that.  Two weeks ago, we looked at the first part of growing a rabid fanbase, which, predictably, was winning early.  The first step in the process of growing a resilient fanbase is having a stretch of winning football to draw people in. This must include w...
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