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In 2011, Let’s Keep Our Leads

If there’s one thing that the Colts do poorly (And sadly, there’s more than one.  I’m looking at you special teams!), it’s maintaining a lead.  I’ve had many conversations about this with my brother and we believe that the inherent problem lies in a coaching shift once the Colts go up by about two touchdowns. […]

Colts No. 4

The Indianapolis Colts were named the fourth best franchise according to the latest issue of ESPN the Magazine. Guess who was number one? The New Orleans Saints! Oh well. I bet they die down coming next year. Unless if they win the Super Bowl again. But glad to see Indy in the Top Five at […]

Polian Lays Blame For Super Bowl Loss

Mark Schlereth reacts to Bill Polian’s comments about the Super Bowl loss.

Super Bowl 44: The Colts Had It, But the Saints Wanted It More; The Best Night for Bourbon Street

As a Colts fan, this game really disappointed me. But hey, the New Orleans Saints wanted it more. They needed this. After all New Orleans has gone through for the past few years with Hurricane Katrina and all that. Along with that, the Saints were never a good football team. The NFC Championship was the […]

Late Manning Interception Helps Saints Win First Super Bowl 31-17

The oddsmakers said the Indianapolis Colts were about 5 1/2 point favorites against the New Orleans Saints in Sunday’s Super Bowl game at Sun Life Stadium. With these two teams, offense is the modus operandi and defense is sometimes an afterthought. Early on, it looked like the Colts would settle the matter early as they […]

Manning Could Be Highest-Paid Player In NFL History

According to NFL Fanhouse, Jim Irsay plans to pay Peyton Manning sometime and it would make Manning the highest-paid player in NFL history. “We know that Peyton’s going to be the highest-paid player in the league,” Irsay said. “It’ll get done. There’s no question about that, and it’s something we’ll focus on in the offseason.” […]

Don’t Worry About Dwight Freeney

Just about a week before the Super Bowl, something horrible occurred to the Indianapolis Colts: Dwight Freeney was injured and it is possible that he will not play in the biggest game of the NFL season. Freeney was having a remarkable year and was huge contributor to the Colts’ defense. But with a possibility of […]

Manning Says He Had No Problem Traveling Early To Miami

Last week, Colts president Bill Polian expressed his displeasure with NFL requirements that forced seven Colts players to travel to Miami early to make an appearance at the Pro Bowl. On Monday, Colts quarterback Peyton Manning said he didn’t have a problem with it. “I got to fly on a private plane with some of […]

DeVan Used To Be a Substitue Teacher

According to Yahoo! Sports blog Shutdown Corner, Colts’ guard Kyle DeVan used to be a substitute teacher and now here he is starting in the Super Bowl: The AP has the story Monday about DeVan, who has spent the last year of his life journeying from substitute teacher to Super Bowl starter. It’s an amazing […]