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Monday Night Football Unkind for Indianapolis Colts Defense in Loss
October 15th, 2013 at 12:04 AM
Consistently staring third downs in its face from the San Diego Chargers offense, the Indianapolis Colts summed up its night by being unable to get itself off the field. The Chargers outgained the Colts 374-267 and held a 72-47 advantage in total offensive plays run, as it defeated Indianapolis 19-9, Monday,...

Second Half Defensive Stops Lead Indianapolis Colts to Heavyweight Win
October 6th, 2013 at 4:41 PM
Bend, but don't break was truly the Indianapolis Colts' defense motto at Lucas Oil Stadium against the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, Oct. 6. Donald Brown carried in a touchdown from three yards out with 8:55 to go in the game, and the Colts rallied to defeat the Seahawks 34-28. The win put...

Indianapolis Colts Roll to Easy Win in Jacksonville
September 29th, 2013 at 4:32 PM
Nothing more than business as usual for the Indianapolis Colts in its trip to face the Jacksonville Jaguars. The Indianapolis defense was stellar in the competitive portions of the contest, and led the team to a 37-3 trouncing of the lowly Jaguars on Sunday, Sept. 29 at Everbank Field. After traded early...

Indianapolis Colts Power Its Way to 27-7 Road Victory
September 22nd, 2013 at 7:30 PM
By the time running back Ahmad Bradshaw ran into the endzone from a yard out late in the fourth quarter, the expected storyline had already not played out in Candlestick Park. ***PHOTO1*** The Indianapolis Colts defense held the reigning-NFC champion San Francisco 49ers scoreless in the second half, and came away with...

Miami Dolphins Hold Off Late Rally to Win at Lucas Oil Stadium
September 15th, 2013 at 4:28 PM
A rough first quarter provided an early hole for the Indianapolis Colts to work out of against the Miami Dolphins. While the team's offense would end up doing its fair share, the early hole gave enough of a push Miami would need. ***PHOTO1*** Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill went 23-for-34 for 319 yards and...

Andrew Luck Late Run Leads Opening Week Win Against the Oakland Raiders
September 8th, 2013 at 4:02 PM
The Indianapolis Colts may not have initially thought it would get such a game-ready Oakland Raiders team in week one, but its what it ran into at Lucas Oil Stadium during its season opening win. ***PHOTO1*** Quarterback Andrew Luck threw for two touchdowns in the first half, and ran in the game...

Colts 101: Famous Name Faceoff: NFL Week One Pick’em
September 5th, 2013 at 1:32 PM
The only for entertainment purposes Colts 101 weekly NFL regular season picks are going to make another appearance this season. With our two-time reigning champion having moved on this season to our sister site in St. Louis, this gives us the chance to find someone new to pick against, and of...

Fourth Preseason Contest Provides Final Opportunities for Bubble Players
August 29th, 2013 at 9:55 AM
The final preseason contest during the Indianapolis Colts' 2013 schedule arrives Thursday, Aug. 29, and with it the final time the results do not matter in the ultimate scheme of things. ***PHOTO1*** Only on the scoreboard does this apply though, as the injuries, players contributions and position battles will have true results...

Indianapolis Colts Want Points in Second Preseason Test
August 17th, 2013 at 8:43 PM
Scoring points is a key to winning any football game, but working on doing so is exactly what the Indianapolis Colts plan to work on during its second preseason outing on Sunday, Aug. 18. The team heads to MetLife Stadium to face the New York Giants hoping to develop more playing...

30 at 30: Number 10, Center Jeff Saturday
July 21st, 2013 at 8:00 AM
As the Indianapolis Colts embark upon their 30th season in Indianapolis, Colts 101 is counting down the 30 most influential members of the organization. ***PHOTO1***When Jeff Saturday was coming out of college in 1998, NFL scouts had labeled him "undersized" and had concerns about whether he could hold his own against...

30 at 30: Number 11, Eric Dickerson
July 20th, 2013 at 2:47 PM
Colts 101, in preparation for the Indianapolis Colts 30th season in Indianapolis, is counting down the 30 most influential members of the organization. Before Eric Dickerson arrived in Indianapolis, Colts fans may have been wondering what they had signed up for. In the previous three season in their new home, the...

30 at 30: Number 12, Offensive Coordinator Tom Moore
July 18th, 2013 at 10:03 AM
As the Indianapolis Colts prepare for their 30th season in Indy, Colts 101 is counting down the 30 most influential members of the organization during that time. Bill Walsh, Brian Billick, Mike Martz...all offensive geniuses who went on to be head coaches in the NFL. One of the more prolific offensive...

30 at 30: Number 13, Running Back Edgerrin James
July 16th, 2013 at 11:49 AM
***PHOTO1*** Colts 101 is commemorating the Colts 30th season in Indianapolis by counting down the 30 most influential members of the Indianapolis franchise. Perhaps no team in the history of the NFL ever loved a draft pick more than the Indianapolis Colts loved Edgerrin James. Indianapolis risked everything on the Miami Hurricanes...

30 at 30: Number 15, Wide Receiver Bill Brooks
July 11th, 2013 at 11:36 AM
Colts 101 is listing the 30 most influential members of the Indianapolis Colts organization in celebration of the team's 30th season playing in Indianapolis. The Colts chose two players before they picked Bill Brooks with the 86th overall pick in the 1986 NFL Draft. By the time his career as a...

30 at 30: Number 16, Tackle Chris Hinton
July 9th, 2013 at 12:08 PM
As we look forward to the Indianapolis Colts' 30th season in Indianapolis, Colts 101 is counting down the 30 most influential members of the Colts' franchise during their years in Indianapolis. Chris Hinton was talented enough to have had a Hall of Fame career, but like most offensive linemen, his career...

30 at 30: Number 17, Head Coach Jim Caldwell
July 8th, 2013 at 11:36 AM
Colts 101 is counting down the 30 most influential members of the Indianapolis Colts organization as the team prepares to embark on its 30th season in Indianapolis. ***PHOTO1*** No list of influential Indianapolis Colts would be complete without one of the two coaches who guided the Colts to the Super Bowl during...

30 at 30: Number 18, Head Coach Chuck Pagano
July 5th, 2013 at 12:03 PM
Colts 101 is counting down the 30 most influential members of the Indianapolis Colts in commemoration of the Colts' 30th season in Indianapolis. Had Chuck Pagano merely turned around a 2-14 team to a playoff qualifier in one season, that would be enough to qualify him for our list. But there's...

30 at 30: Number 19, Tight End Dallas Clark
July 3rd, 2013 at 11:53 AM
Colts 101 is counting down the 30 most influential members of the Indianapolis Colts organization in anticipation of the Colts' 30th season in Indianapolis. Here's who we've profiled so far: 30. Andrew Luck 29. Ken Dilger 28. Tarik Glenn 27. Antoine Bethea 26. Bill Tobin 25. Eugene Daniel 24. Mike Vanderjagt 23. Ron Meyer 22. Jeff Herrod 21. Duane Bickett 20....

30 at 30: Number 20, Head Coach Ted Marchibroda
July 2nd, 2013 at 1:12 PM
Colts 101 is continuing to count down the 30 most influential members of the Indianapolis Colts organization as the franchise approaches its 30th season in Indianapolis. Perhaps no head coach in Colts' history is as dear to the franchise as Ted Marchibroda. Marchibroda guided the Colts to the NFL Playoffs in...

30 at 30: Number 21, Linebacker Duane Bickett
July 1st, 2013 at 11:52 AM
***PHOTO1*** Colts 101 is continuing to count down the 30 most influential members of the Indianapolis Colts organization as the franchise approaches its 30th season in Indianapolis. Duane Bickett wasn't a "diamond in the rough" like some of the previous players we've profiled in this list. Bickett was a star from the...