Seizing the moment: Colts’ running back Brown comes through at end in first start of season
Donald Brown has bided his time this season as the Indianapolis Colts elevated Vick Ballard, Ahmad Bradshaw and Trent Richardson to the team’s No. 1 running back position.
An Ugly ‘W’ for Indy
Yes, it was an ugly game to watch.
Luck’s analysis: ‘Great job’ by defense and Vinatieri; ‘terrible job’ by offense and ‘by me’ — but he’ll take a win
Nobody had to tell the Indianapolis Colts that Sunday’s performance against the Tennessee Titans was far from perfect.
Colts looking for execution to climb out of funk
While the Indianapolis Colts are in a bit of a funk right now, losing two of their last four games by a combined score of 78-9 (38-8 to St. Louis, 40-11 last week at Arizona), don’t expect the team’s offensive and defensive coaching staffs to make changes, whether it’s scheme or personnel.
Colts seek to right ship against Titans
Another home game, another meeting with the Tennessee Titans. The Indianapolis Colts, fresh off last week’s 40-11 road loss to Arizona, know what’s at stake against the Titans on Sunday at Lucas Oil Stadium.
Colts ready to go back to work
If anybody expected Indianapolis Colts coach Chuck Pagano to start spewing fire to his players in the wake of Sunday’s 40-11 National Football League loss at Arizona, they would be largely disappointed.
For second straight game, Colts fail early and often in big loss
The Indianapolis Colts had 10 days off before facing the Arizona Cardinals.
It didn’t seem to do much good.
Struggling on both sides of the ball, the Colts put together a lackluster effort in the desert, leading to a 40-11 loss to the Cardinals on Sunday.
Arians faces his old team
The early pregame warmups that NFL teams go through are usually pretty routine.
Players and coaches usually spent the time loosening up, touching base with old friends who are with the other team. A few minutes chatting up an old buddy or college teammate and then its back to the matter of hand.
Arians latest to join Colts’ reunion tour
The 2013 NFL season has turned into a reunion tour, of sorts, for the Indianapolis Colts.
Colts’ Walden to appeal one-game suspension
Indianapolis Colts outside linebacker Erik Walden will be suspended for Sunday’s National Football League road game at Arizona, the NFL announced Monday.
Colts rally from 14-down, beat Titans 30-27
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts keep digging themselves into early holes — and proving they know how to come back and win.
5 things to know as Colts rally, beat Titans
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Indianapolis Colts know they have to stop falling behind early. It’s just a hard habit to break when they keep rallying for victories.
Colts looking for big-play receiver
When the Indianapolis Colts signed rookie wide receiver Da’Rick Rogers to the active roster Monday after a stint on the practice squad, it was just another indication that team officials aren’t completely happy with the way the Colts’ receiving corps has played over the last two weeks.
Colts looking to shift running game out of neutral
After getting off to a pretty good start running the football this season, the Indianapolis Colts find themselves stuck in neutral.
Indianapolis has had difficulty coming up with a consistent running attack over its last two games. That fact was never more in evidence that in last Sunday’s 38-8 National Football League loss to the St. Louis Rams.
Colts need to forget embarrassing loss, prepare for next game
Former Indiana State men’s basketball coach Tates Locke had a slogan that he liked to use when it came to putting bad games or bad performances on the back burner.
It’s safe to say that the Indianapolis Colts have been living on the National Football League edge for most of the past two years.
‘Can’t keep digging ourselves a hole’ — Pagano
Chuck Pagano Is usually a pretty even-tempered guy.
Colts back home, hoping to keep momentum going
The goal for the Indianapolis Colts in Sunday’s NFL home game with the St. Louis Rams is relatively simple. Just keep getting better.
Colts work magic again, find way to win
Good teams find a way to win. Bad or struggling teams usually find a way to lose. That’s as much of a reason — along with the play of quarterback Andrew Luck — as how the Indianapolis Colts staged their 10th fourth-quarter come-from-behind win over the past two seasons Sunday night in Houston.
Colts dodge Texans’ bullets
The Indianapolis Colts rallied for a 27-24 victory over the Texans on Sunday night after Houston coach Gary Kubiak collapsed leaving the field at halftime and was taken by ambulance to a hospital.
Colts: Road to division title leads through Houston
Never mind that the Houston Texans will come into Sunday night’s nationally televised game with the Indianapolis Colts with a 2-5 record. For Colts coach Chuck Pagano and his players, the Texans are the defending AFC South champions. In fact, Houston has won the division title the last two seasons. Enough said.
Back in stride: After bye week, Luck says Colts must overlook Texans’ 2-5 record
Vacation, in terms of a one-week bye, is now over. It’s back to work for the Indianapolis Colts, who will go into Sunday night’s nationally televised National Football League game (NBC, 8:30 p.m. kickoff) against defending AFC South champion Houston with a 5-2 record and a two-game lead in the division.
After big win over Broncos, Colts learn that standout receiver Wayne is out for season with knee injury
Chuck Pagano, like most head coaches in the National Football League, has become more or less accustomed to players getting hurt and having to miss significant time during a season. Unfortunately, that’s just part of the game. But the news Monday that wide receiver Reggie Wayne has been lost to a season-ending knee injury hit a little closer to home for Pagano for purely personal reasons.
Colts vs. Manning: Competing allegiances
Blue or Orange?
That was the question many fans grappled with as former Indianapolis Colts quarterback Peyton Manning returned to Lucas Oil Stadium — “the house that he built” — Sunday night for the Colts-Broncos football game.
Colts knock Broncos from unbeaten perch
Everybody expected a barnburner when the Indianapolis Colts and Denver Broncos hooked up in National Football League play on national television Sunday night.
Mixed emotions from Manning in wake of Indy return, Broncos loss
It was a bittersweet symphony for Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning upon his return to Indianapolis.
TODD GOLDEN: Colts fans paid Manning ultimate tribute
Peyton Manning’s return to Indianapolis was many things — the return of a beloved prodigal son, a battle of Colts’ No. 1-draft-pick quarterbacks and last, but not least, the visit from one of the AFC’s last reminaing undefeated teams — but most of all, it could have been a battle for the Colts’ fans soul.
Showdown In Indy: A legend comes back to face his replacement
So just how do you follow a legend?
That’s the question Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck gets asked pretty much on a daily basis.
Colts' Hamilton hoping to grind out long drives against Broncos
Pep Hamilton has a gameplan on how the Indianapolis Colts (4-2) can pull off an upset win over the undefeated (6-0) Denver Broncos on Sunday night.
The Colts’ first-year offensive coordinator, though, knows the task won’t be easy. After all, Denver comes to Lucas Oil Stadium for the nationally televised (NBC Sports, 8:30 p.m.) as the NFL’s most potent offense. The Broncos have scored 265 points so far, the most by any NFL team in the first six games of a season.
Long wait almost over for Colts, Broncos
Another week, just another game? Not really. Sunday night’s nationally televised home game with the Denver Broncos will mark the return of former Indianapolis Colts quarterback Peyton Manning to Indianapolis and Lucas Oil Stadium.
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