Top Plays and Head-scratchers from Colts-Steelers

You know how after a terrible defeat some coaches will say that they will bury the game ball and burn the film to totally forget about the embarrassing performance? I want that so bad for the Colts right now. The latest loss against the Pittsburgh Steelers was one of the most frustrating games I have ever sat through, and I want nothing more than to forget about it. I’m going to...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Week 8 Report Card: Colts at Steelers

After a shutout win a week ago, the Colts’ defense collapsed and had a historically bad game against the Pittsburgh Steelers to snap a six-game winning streak. Andrew Luck and the offense almost pulled the miraculous comeback, but a nearly absolute lack of defensive support was too much to overcome.   OFFENSE: The Colts’ offense started the game with a good drive that ended...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Indianapolis Colts Game Balls: Week 8

Each week, we single out an outstanding Indianapolis Colts player from each area of the game – offense, defense and special teams – for their positive impact on the team's outcome. Andrew Luck is going to get his own category because, let’s face it; he would receive the offensive game ball more often than not. Since variety is the spice of life, we will give some other...
Via Pro Football Spot
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Luck to Hilton Combo Becoming Unstoppable

Colts receiver T.Y. Hilton continues to produce and the Andrew Luck to Hilton combination is becoming one of the league's best.Fantasy Spin:Hilton had six catches for 155 yards and a score. As long as Luck is under center, Hilton is a must start.
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Colts Unable to Keep Up With Steelers, Lose 51-34

Well, that took forever. Here are your quick-hit observations: - The Colts had little to no pass rush, which killed any chance of stopping the heretofore ambling, so-so Pittsburgh offense. - Indy’s offense struggled until an illegal contact penalty in the second quarter freed up the receivers a bit. Before that, Colts receivers were wearing Steeler DBs as backpacks. - Injuries...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Schrager's Week 8 Cheat Sheet: Colts take five-game win streak to Pittsburgh

Andrew Luck's putting up career numbers, T.Y. Hilton looks like one of the game's best wide receivers, and Trent Richardson is starting to look like the guy Indianapolis traded a first-round pick to acquire. The Colts offense -- Pep Hamilton's brainchild -- leads the league in total yards, passing yards and points. The offense is getting the national media attention it...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

In his 3rd season, Hilton key to Colts' offense

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Colts receiver T.Y. Hilton is still going full speed ahead. After proving himself as a rookie in 2012 and posting his first 1,000-yard season in 2013, Hilton has become a key player for Indianapolis. He and Andrew Luck are now able to communicate with a certain look and a simple nod, and the results have been impressive. Hilton caught nine passes for 223 yards...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Reggie Wayne to Miss a Game or Two

The Indianapolis Colts could be without future Hall of Fame WR Reggie Wayne for their next contests with the Pittsburgh Steelers and New York Giants, before they head into a BYE week 10.  Wayne injured his elbow in the shutout win over the Cincinnati Bengals Week 7.  Andrew Luck has targeted Reggie Wayne 62 times (10th amongst WR) but his 38 receptions have led to just 434 yards...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Five most surprising NFL players through seven weeks

A couple weeks ago, we focused on the five-most surprising players in the NFL after about the first month of the season. In what can’t be considered a shocker, some of these players have fallen completely off the map since.  Now that we are inching towards the midway point of the year, the landscape of the league has started to clear up a bit more. And we figured it made sense...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Hilton Gets 100 Yards For 3rd Time in Four Games

Colts receiver T.Y. Hilton is hitting his stride midway through the 2014 season.Fantasy Spin:Hilton had seven catches for 107 yards after his huge performance last Thursday night. He is a must-start from here on out.
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Top 5 things the Colts MUST do to win Sunday

It might be only October, but Sunday’s matchup against the Cincinnati Bengals will have major implications in playoff seeding come January. The Colts need homefield advantage, and a win Sunday will help draw them closer with the San Diego Chargers, Denver Broncos, and the Bengals. Each of the three only have one loss on the season, and now that New England seems to be back on track...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Indianapolis Colts: Three keys to beat the Bengals in week seven

The Indianapolis Colts (4-2) will host the Cincinnati Bengals (3-1-1) at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana and coverage can be seen on CBS Sports. The Colts are coming off a close win against the Houston Texans on Thursday night. As for the Bengals, they didn’t win or lose their last game as they tied with the Carolina Panthers after missing a 36-yard field goal attempt...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Pat McAfee wins second award of the season

Indianapolis Colts punter Pat McAfee AKA Mr. Boomstick has racked up another award this morning. He was named the AFC Special Teams Player of the Week for Week 6. McAfee is also the reigning AFC Special Teams Player of the Month for September. It is quiet obvious as to why McAfee won the award. During the first quarter of the Colts 39-28 win over the Houston Texans, McAfee recovered...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Indianapolis Colts drop in poll of America’s favorite team

According to the Harris Poll, the Indianapolis Colts rank 26th in terms of fans favorite teams. Dropping seven spots from last year. The Colts enjoyed their best run in the poll during the Peyton Manning era. From 2006 to 2011 the Colts finished in the top 5, all when Manning was under center. Manning’s new team, the Denver Broncos, came in first this year, knocking the Dallas...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Head-scratching and Top Plays from Colts-Texans

The Colts had to grind out their fourth victory of the season, but man, there were a lot of fun plays on the road to this win. What looked to be yet another Thursday night blowout turned into quite a nail-biter. Don’t put this one on Trent Richardson I gush about how many good plays occurred in this game and then I start with a bad one. Go figure. This play really confuses me....
Via The Colts Authority
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Indianapolis Colts WR T.Y. Hilton chosen as a top stud from Week 6

Some teams are off to a fast start, others are stumbling out of the gates, and a majority are languishing somewhere in the middle. That’s the NFL landscape after six games. How did each team get to their current point? In part, it was because of the performance, good or bad, of some key players and coaches. Some helped their team, while others hurt the squad. Who fell into each...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Week 6 Report Card: Colts at Texans

The Colts managed to improve to 4-2 after a crazy game against the Texans on Thursday Night Football. While the anticipated Luck vs Watt duel didn’t disappoint, T.Y. Hilton stole the show with another ridiculous performance against Houston. Let’s get right down to it and see how well the offense, defense and special teams performed against the Texans as they return to the top...
Via The Colts Authority
17 days ago  |  Discuss

ICYMI: Rounding up the Week’s Colts Content

Colts Authority Eyes in the Backfield: Colts 20, Ravens 13 After dominating the AFC South for a couple of weeks, the Colts were brought back down to Earth against the Ravens. Nate Dunlevy shared the 11 things he saw from the victory and gave his prediction for Colts-Texans. Week 5 Report Card: Colts vs. Ravens There was nothing but amazing grades for the past couple of weeks, but...
Via The Colts Authority
18 days ago  |  Discuss

5 things we learned from the Colts win against the Texans

We all saw the game, you know where the Colts almost blew the 24 point first quarter lead. Where J.J. Watt, a defensive end, almost single handled brought the Texans back. Luckily for the Colts, two forced fumbles by Vontae Davis, and Bjoern Werner, in the last five minutes saved the Colts, and allowed them to take sole possession of first place in the AFC South. Granted, there were...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Indianapolis Colts Game Balls: Week 6

Each week, we single out an outstanding Indianapolis Colts player from each area of the game – offense, defense and special teams – for their positive impact on the team's outcome. Andrew Luck is going to get his own category because, let’s face it, he would receive the offensive game ball more often than not. Since variety is the spice of life, we will give some other...
Via Pro Football Spot
19 days ago  |  Discuss

T.Y. Hilton Has Best Game Of Career On Thursday Night

Colts receiver T.Y. Hilton exploded for the first time this season, posted nine catches for 223 yards and a touchdown.Fantasy Spin:It was Hilton's first touchdown reception of the season, though he's caught at least five balls in all six games. The yardage total was one short of the franchise record held by Raymond Berry.
Via Fantasy Football Champs
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Colts WR TY Hilton blows up for 223 yards, 1TD on Thursday Night Football

Colts WR T.Y. Hilton goes off on Thursday Night Football for 223 yards and 1 touchdown while catching all 9 targets from Andrew Luck. FFLockerRoom Sports: T.Y. Hilton finally recorded his first touchdown of the season. Hilton entered Thursday Night Football tied for 11th amongst wide receivers with 31 receptions, tied for 9th in yards with 381 and 5th in targets. Hilton produced...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: T.Y. Hilton Does the LeBron James Celebration After Second Half Touchdown

If you did not watch Thursday night's Colts/Texans game thinking it was going to be another blowout like the other five have been you missed one of the best games of the season. We had crazy offense, amazing defense, and big play after big play after big play.One of the biggest of the game came late in the third quarter courtesy of the Texans Killer himself, T.Y. Hilton.@_MarcusD_...
Via FatManWriting
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Eyes in the Backfield: Colts 33 Texans 28

12 Things We Saw During the Indianapolis-Houston Game You want a high-performance luxury hotel? May I humbly suggest the Houston Hilton? (courtesy Turner Construction) Your Indianapolis Colts won Thursday night on the road in Houston. Sometimes, we have to state the obvious in life because it helps us strip away the sound and fury so we can focus on what is essential and meaningful...
Via The Colts Authority
20 days ago  |  Discuss

T.Y. Hilton Falls One Yard Short of Tying Indianapolis Colts Single-Game Receiving Record

If T.Y. Hilton could he would play the Texans five or six times a season. It seems that whenever he plays Houston he has an awesome day. Thursday night's performance was no different. It wasn't just any old awesome day. Yes, he set a new career high, but he actually did a lot more than that.He nearly set a new Colts single-game receiving record.@_MarcusD_/TwitterRead more »
Via FatManWriting
20 days ago  |  Discuss
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