A power running game. Multiple tight ends catching touchdown passes. And California's Bay Area as the backdrop. It felt very much like a flashback to Andrew Luck's Stanford days Sunday at the Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum, and the result stuck to the theme.
The Indianapolis Colts got back on the winning track Sunday with a workmanlike performance against the visiting Buffalo Bills, posting a 37-5 win at Lucas Oil Stadium.
Sunday afternoon was another tough day for the Indianapolis Colts at Lucas Oil Stadium as the previously winless Houston Texans pulled off a 37-34 overtime win.
Giving up 24 unanswered points in the second half is not a good recipe for success. The Indianapolis Colts found that out Sunday afternoon en route to a 34-23 season-opening loss to the Cincinnati Bengals at Lucas Oil Stadium.
The Indianapolis Colts and radio play-by-play man Bob Lamey acknowledged Wednesday his abrupt retirement last weekend came after he was accused of using a racial slur.
Indianapolis Colts rookie Deon Cain will miss the rest of the season after tearing the anterior cruciate ligament in his knee during Thursday's preseason game at Seattle. Coach Frank Reich provided the update during a conference call with reporters.
Andrew Luck is back on the field. A new head coach is in place with all the accompanying optimism and energy. And the Colts will report Wednesday to a gleaming new training camp home on the Grand Park Sports Campus.
The Indianapolis Colts selected South Carolina State linebacker Darius Leonard and then chose Auburn guard Braden Smith with the very next pick in the NFL draft Friday night, eager to add more protection for quarterback Andrew Luck.
Two highlight clips — compiled by Connor from game replays on YouTube — stand out. The first came early last season against Georgia. The Fighting Irish called a pass play, and nobody came into Nelson's lane to block. But he kept his head on a swivel and spotted an outside linebacker blitzing from the right side of the formation.
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- Mari Hulman George laid to rest
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